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Malevolent Republic: Rise, like a phoenix, India


A fervent appeal to Indians to reclaim the republic through an unabashed narrative that comes with rare insights into political history of modern India

“Demonetisation was the ne plus ultra of failures,” says KS Komireddi in his Malevolent Republic

By Amitabh Ranjan

Demonetisation was the ne plus ultra of failures… The last time a monetary decision produced so much tumult was when Mohammad bin Tughlaq suddenly replaced gold dinars with copper and brass coins… Tughlaq’s name has since become synonymous with stupidity; placed next to (Narendra) Modi, he appears Solomonic.” On quite a few occasions, verbiage and hyperbole characterise ...


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