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Rahul Gandhi and the missing links

Rahul Gandhi may still become the prime minister because there is no one in the Congress with pan-Indian appeal who can be a challenger. But, the chances of him making a dramatic impact on the Indian scene are remote. He

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A DUMMY’S GUIDE TO TAX HAVENS AND BLACK MONEY

Recently the Union government sought a review of the Supreme Court’s order constituting a Special Investigative Team (SIT) to probe the issue of black money stashed abroad. The government believes this is judicial over-reach, but it forgets that the courts stepped

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FORCES HALTING OUR N-SURGE

The agitation against the Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant has been running as a TV reality show for weeks now. The news-starved visual media has reduced the Koodankulam nuclear plant a national investment of Rs 13,000 crore and just about to start

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