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Undermining One India

Dalit assertion must be welcomed but, equally, radicalization should be resisted The notion of One India which, contrary to state contraction theorists, Islamist/secularised Christian discourses, Left-leaning political parties, the effete liberal intelligentsia and other malcontents who are repulsed by the

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Trumping Trump

What’s good for the goose on H1B visas can be goose sauce for India. Hysteria is uncalled for lndia, it has been clear for years now, needs a cogent policy that while allowing her skilled workforce to reap the benefits

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Well begun’s half done

Trump may have just begun the process of ending the US role as Pakistan’s enabler President Donald J Trump is fast-emerging as the best thing that could have happened to India since ready made chapatis, as it were. In his

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Don’t look back in anger

2017 is over. We bring in another year upon us. Some things will change, some will remain the same, but hope must continue unabated Everyone will have a different set of memories from 2017 Some memories to cherish and others that

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Meeting climate goals

As an emerging economy, India must keep climate costs frugal Climate change is perhaps not a felt crisis economically, Largely because we associate with an abstract health calamity of pollution or environmental damage of flood, drought and natural disasters, issues which

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It’s economy, stupid

2017 has been a challenging year for the Indian economy. Growth in 2018 isn’t a given The year of 2017 was a difficult year of the indian economy and from the look Of it, 2018 will not be an easy

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Year of reckoning

If Indian cricket team has to become the greatest team in history, it has to ensure a cracking 2018 By many standards this is the best group of young men to ever play cricket for India. While they may not

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Fake emotion

Pakistan’s humanitarian gesture to let Jadhav meet his family displayed their inhumanity First and foremost, we should all breathe a sigh of relief that Kulbhushan Jadhav is alive. We do not know what Jadhav was doing inside Pakistan when he was

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Thunder in Chennai

Dhinakaran’s RK Nagar win has plunged Tamil Nadu into another round of political churning If there were any questions about AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa’s hegemonic hold over her party – given that pictures of her conscious self in her last days

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Justice upheld

Playing victim, crying conspiracy in fodder scam won’t cut it for Lalu and his allies Politicians are always ready with a conspiracy theory or two to defend themselves against charges of corruption but Rashtriya Janata Oal (RJO) chief and former

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