Authors Posts by Karan Thapar

Karan Thapar


Asserting your nationalism day in, day out is unnecessary: Hamid Ansari

In conversation with Karan Thapar on his last day as vice president, Hamid Ansari talked about growing intolerance, aggressive nationalism, the government’s political inaction...

Soldiers killed in action are not martyrs. ‘Martyr’ has religious overtones

I have a problem with calling soldiers killed in action martyrs. I know it’s meant as respect and I’m well aware it’s intended as...