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Kapil Komireddi

Kapil Komireddi is an author, journalist, and book critic. His book, Malevolent Republic: A Short History of the New India, was published in May 2019 in India and the United Kingdom. His work has appeared, among other publications, in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Economist, TIME, CNN, and Foreign Policy.

Pranab Mukherjee, The Improbable President

The greatest skill of the former President of India was his ability to guide power — even when it thwarted his ambitions to become prime minister.

Kapil Komireddi

September 09, 2020

Why India’s Supreme Court is the Last Recourse for Justice

Historically the greatest obstacle to rewriting the country’s constitution, the highest court today is being subverted by Modi’s government.

Kapil Komireddi

March 04, 2020


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