A Budget To “Fix India” To Get It Moving While Addressing Society’s Distress February 14 is Valentine’s Day, and...

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Love affairs love longing and netas

The Taj Mahal is widely acknowledged to be the finest monument of a man’s love for a woman. Admittedly, this is a r...

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Poll stars & what could be

After back to back electoral failures in Delhi and Bihar in 2015, Modi can afford to relax a bit in 2016. Four states ...

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Budget@86: retire or re invent?

Dr. Manmohan Singh’s historic speech as finance minister in July 1991, gave the Union Budget a new and meaningful iden...

Budget-To-Fix-India

Budget to fix india

It is that time of the year, a period of ‘Great Economic Expectations’. Budget 2016 is around the corner, and sever...

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Mamata is fooling muslims by wearing hijab...they think muslims dont’t have brains taslima nasreen

Is India becoming intolerant? (Smiles) It is not India that is becoming intolerant, there are some people who ar...

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Army as a diplomatic instrument

In March, Pune will host the first ever exercise comprising 360 military personnel from the 10 ASEAN (Association of Sou...

When-Tea-Goes-Cold

When tea goes cold

A humanitarian crisis brewing for over a year in West Bengal’s tea gardens has boiled over with deaths from starvation...

Carrots-and-Sticks

Carrots & sticks

The man who would be King, sorry President or is it Vice-President? Which way that wind will blow for Maratha chieftain...

WhenLove-is-Not-Enough

When love is not enough

When I saw Rohan, the flower delivery guy, at the door in the morning, I sensed some discomfort in his demeanour. Hesi...

Neither-Cooperative-Nor-Federal-

Neither cooperative nor federal

Centre-State relations have a rocky record in India. President’s Rule has been imposed on various states at least 100 ...

Love-and-Politics-Filmy-Couples

Love & politics filmy couples

India’s bicameral Parliament often evoke images of storm and tempest denoting hostility and animosity between the gove...

A-Thousand-Cuts…

A thousand cuts…

When armed men violate a sovereign country’s borders with the intention of carrying out an attack, it’s an act of wa...

When-Neats-Kill

When neats kill

In the rough, often violent political landscape of India’s Hindi heartland, stories abound that would put any Bollywoo...