Pride and prejudice

The undemocratic spirit of the anti-reservation protests, the erroneous "merit" argument and the partisan media coverage capture a broader social malaise.  GURINDER OSAN/AP AN ANTI-RESERVATION RALLY by medical students in New Delhi.  The current response…

Mr C.V. Devan Nair and the Malayalis

CHENGARA VEETIL DEVAN NAIR, or C.V. Devan Nair, is dead. Not where he was born – in Malacca, Malaysia; not in the land of his adoption, Singapore whose president he became; but in exile in…