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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Kapil Komireddi is the author of Malevolent Republic: A Short History of the New India (2019).
Hustling and hoteling in La Ville Lumière
By Kapil Komireddi
Crunch time for the darling and demon of the French right
Rather than abase itself for America’s attention, India should take responsibility for its own security and prosperity
More than a year after war broke out, the country is in need of steady leadership
Yerevan is a living palimpsest of history and fable
‘It is obviously a coordinated action by Turkey and Azerbaijan. Turkey is managing the whole process’
The first Asian conflict of the Asian century
India’s Founding Moment: The Constitution of a Most Surprising Democracy by Madhav Khosla reviewed
At first glimpse there appears to be no serious backlash against incomers
The forgotten ironies of the India-Israel alliance
Teller of truths and tales.
Marine Le Pen’s last stand?
Will Armen Sarkissian save Armenia?
Can the India-US relationship last?
Say yes to Yerevan
The shattering honesty of V.S. Naipaul
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.