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15 June, 2009 V. Gangadhar

"It is like this," Sangma explained. "Your passion for Christie could be misunderstood. For instance, at a cabinet meet, you are seated next to Mamata didi...

Topsy-Turvy

Topsy-Turvy

01 June, 2009 V. Gangadhar

Scene: Programme studio at NDTV 24x7. An Election Special is on...


Topsy-Turvy

After the forever dramatic Rakhi Sawant, it was the turn of the Princess Third Front to choose her partner...

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18 May, 2009 V. Gangadhar

The returning officer in Vellore, Tamil Nadu, rejected the request of an independent candidate to have as his poll symbol Bollywood beauty queen Aishwarya Rai...


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Taliban hitting targets eight miles from the Wagah border and Naxalites killing poll officers? Let Obama deal with that

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27 April, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

"When a big tree falls, the earth trembles!" A Sikh displaying black humour told me: "That's okay, but were there only Sikhs sitting under that big tree?"


20 April, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

President Obama's Af-Pak policy has been criticised. The criticism could be premature. Policy should be judged by deeds, not words


13 April, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

Some leaders and some parties may pay a heavy price for selecting "winnable" candidates.


06 April, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

Only a South Asian confederation might ensure survival of present international borders. Otherwise Pakistan could balkanise.


30 March, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

The other day I ran into a psephologist. "This general election will be a turning point in India's political history," he said.


23 March, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

Transparency is the very foundation of justice. Justice must not only be done but must be seen to be done.


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16 March, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

In which ISI chief figures out a foolproof method of blocking the Taliban. But he needs Indian expertise and assistance...


09 March, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

Shouldn't the government appoint a high-powered special investigative team to probe the missing children? Or are poor children expendable?


02 March, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

The crisis is not economic. Therefore, fiscal policies to protect globalisation won't suffice. The crisis is moral.


23 February, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

Finally the CPI(M) stands exposed. Thanks to Comrade Karat, the last fig leaf covering the party's corruption has been removed


16 February, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

Do politicians in the name of patriotism or 'cultural purity' have the right to impose their values on the private lifestyles of citizens owning different values?


09 February, 2009

Bull's Eye

Rajinder Puri

Obama may or not achieve his goals, but India should pursue its own agenda -- hopefully with America, and if necessary, without it


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02 February, 2009

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Rajinder Puri

If Pakistan seeks survival with its present borders intact, it must confederate with Afghanistan.


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Former Attorney-General of India (AGI), Mukul Rohatgi representing Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, in the drugs-on-cruise case, arrives at Bombay High court in Mumbai.

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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri wth BJP MP Manoj Tiwari launch a Covid-19 vaccination campaign for devotees ahead of the Chhath festival.

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Actress Kranti Redkar, wife of NCB officer Sameer Wankhede, addresses a press conference at Andheri in Mumbai.

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A women displays the boxes of firecrackers at her shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra

A shopkeeper displays the boxes of firecrackers at his shop for sale ahead of the Diwali and Kali Puja festival, at Haral village in South 24 Parganas district.

PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
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