Day: December 4, 2019

Rethinking India series begins with Vision for a Nation, edited by Ashis Nandy and Aakash Singh Rathore

Editor | Non-fiction This inaugural volume in the series titled Rethinking India aims to kickstart a national dialogue on the key questions of our times. It brings together India’s foremost intellectuals, academics, activists, technocrats, professionals and policymakers to offer an in-depth exploration of these issues, deriving from their long-standing work, experience and unflinching commitment to

Book Review | Muslims need to urgently evolve a new ideology of peace, pluralism and gender justice, says Hasan Suroor in Who Killed Liberal Islam

By John Cheeran Nobody killed liberal Islam, because it wasn’t there in the first place. In a timely, provocative and well-argued book, Who Killed Liberal Islam (Published by Rupa, Rs 595), senior journalist Hasan Suroor reaffirms that Islam does not offer space for liberalism. Suroor says that a liberal Indian Muslim is, indeed, a rarity,