Shashi Tharoor


Shashi Tharoor is a Congress Party member of the Indian Parliament. This essay is an edited extract from his book, Inglorious Empire (Scribe, 2017).


Imperial amnesia

EssayTHERE IS A statute of limitations on colonial wrongdoings, but none on human memory, especially living memory. There are still millions of Indians alive today who remember the iniquities of the British Empire in India. History belongs in the...

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