Siddharth Varadarajan

Siddharth Varadarajan

Siddharth Varadarajan is a Senior Fellow at the Center for Public Affairs and Critical Theory, New Delhi. He was formerly the Editor of The Hindu.

 

Asia

India's media is failing in its democratic duty

India ranks so badly for press freedom because much of the media has simply stopped doing its job.

India's media is failing in its democratic duty

Bangladesh

Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons

Taken together, the Indian prime minister's first 100 days in office have seen both fair portents an

Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons

US & Canada

If India's Narendra Modi wins...

The argument that BJP leader would be constrained either by his allies or India's institutions is deeply flawed.

If India's Narendra Modi wins...

India

What lies behind the corrosive effect of dynasty?

Indian politics is becoming increasingly dominated by the richest sections of society.

What lies behind the corrosive effect of dynasty?