Topic: One nation one language
SubscriberWrites: The answer to ‘one language’ in India is not imposition of Hindi, but acceptance of diversity
India cannot have 'one language' as long as the govt continues portraying Hindi as a symbol of Indian identity, pride, culture, and heritage, writes Ayush Agarwal
Fieldwork has shown Paharis and Gujjars are deeply entwined, in ways that their political leadership does not acknowledge.
European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.
The IAF chief said the model of integration that India adopts must be future-ready, must reduce levels of decision-making, and capitalise on the strength of all three services.
In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.