The View From Raisina Hill

Meghnad Desai, Suhel Seth, Dinesh Patnaik and John Elliott in conversation with Mukulika Bannerjee  By Malavika Subramanyan In Lord Meghnad Desai’s new book The Raisina Model, he examines the nature and workings of Indian parliamentary democracy, which is unique among the parliamentary democracies of the world. In his opening remarks, Desai addressed the question of… Read more »

Magna Carta: The Spirit of Justice


Claire Breay, Chintan Chandrachud, David Carpenter and Helena Kennedy in conversation with Patrick French in collaboration with British Library   Prachi Bhagwat, Official ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival Blogger   The Magna Carta is a latin document, first written in 1215 AD, Britain. It was drafted to limit the powers of King John in medieval England,… Read more »