A Nation Under Trial

Almost 70% of India’s prisoners have not been convicted of any crime. We cannot call ourselves a civilised nation unless we solve our undertrial problem.

He Whose Wife Is Tall

Our weekly explainer on economics using lessons from popular culture. In Installment 11, Amitabh Bachchan explains why variety is the spice of life — and the sauce of economics.

That Old 70s Formula

Modi’s ‘development agenda’ has regressed from the far-sighted one of 2014 to the old populist tropes of past decades.