Ibn Khaldun
Opinion  /  Published 29.06.20

The African-Arabic text that saw the future

Why would the reading of a 14th-century African-Arabic text, Muqaddimah, and its author, Ibn Khaldun (1332-1406), be of interest to us in the 21st century? This question takes us to a wider discussion...
By P.K. Yasser Arafath

Opinion  /  Published 08.06.19

Why Sonia Gandhi should read Ibn Khaldun

In January 2013, when the Congress was in power at the Centre and general elections were more than a year away, I published a column on Rahul Gandhi in The Telegraph. After reviewing his political car...
By Ramachandra Guha


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