L K Sharma has followed no profession other than journalism
for more than four decades, covering criminals and prime ministers. Was the
European Correspondent of The Times of
India based in London for a decade. Reported for five years from Washington
as the Foreign Editor of the Deccan
Herald. Edited three volumes on innovations in India. He has completed a work of
creative nonfiction on V. S. Naipaul His two e-books The Twain and A Parliamentary Affair form part of The Englandia Quartet.
the message of scientific temper, modernity, secularism resonated more in India when the
rate of literacy was low. Distinctions between science and mythology and
mythology and history keep eroding.
Modi can get away with
anything now. His public adores muscular Hinduism, majoritarianism, politicised
nationalism and a neo-liberal development model which gives subsidized big corporates