Cover Stories

Godse: Traitor to Patriot

It is an irony. The number of followers and admirers of Nathuram Godse, the killer of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation, is on the rise.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
28 Feb 2022

Times are changing: Godse is in, Gandhi is out

In the just-concluded urban civic body elections in Tamil Nadu, one candidate who won stands out. She is Uma Anandan, who has won from Ward 134, West Mambalam, in Chennai.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
28 Feb 2022


One of the prime reasons for the glorification of Godse seems to be the failure to promote Gandhian ideals and principles

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
28 Feb 2022

The land of non-violence is fast becoming a land of violence and hatred with fundamentalists on the rise in every religion

P. A. Chacko P. A. Chacko
28 Feb 2022

In times of trouble, it alone will ensure a sure future for society

Archbp Thomas Menamparampil Archbp Thomas Menamparampil
28 Feb 2022

We train children to be skilled, competent and knowledgeable, but not human and humane

Bp Gerald John Mathias Bp Gerald John Mathias
28 Feb 2022

It is a barbaric act and not in sync with civilised society anywhere. No violence can be justified; no murder can be rectified; death penalty, however, is not the answer

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
28 Feb 2022

It is disastrous to have role models who make history stand on its head, act as autocrats and pose as the sole answer to people’s problems

Mathew John Mathew John
28 Feb 2022

The government indulges in selectively destroying institutions and monuments that do not suit its narrow ideology

M L Satyan M L Satyan
28 Feb 2022

She greeted me like we were old friends, purring and wrapping herself round my legs,

Robert Clements Robert Clements
28 Feb 2022