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Crimes of silence

Tuesday 6 August '13

Deletion of al-Rubaish’s poem and cancellation of Wadud’s lecture happened on our watch
A textbook opportunity

Monday 30 July '12

The Thorat committee’s failure provides an opening for the NCERT to reassert its autonomy
The closing of our minds

Thursday 13 October '11

Removing the A.K. Ramanujan essay from the Delhi University history reading list is a sorry compromise with intolerance — and a rejection of the spirit of academic inquiry
The future of ideas

Tuesday 1 September '09

It is only appropriate that the report of the Yash Pal Committee on higher education was being discussed by the Central...

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Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
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Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
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Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
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