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M.K. Narayanan

Calcutta Corner

Jun 01, 2012 Dola Mitra

While didi stole the KKR felicitation show, the governor of West Bengal M.K. Narayanan announced: "This is the poriborton (change) that the chief minister had promised a year ago"

Neither An Ass Nor A Mule

Jan 14, 2012 B. Raman

NCTC is unlikely to improve our capability for preventive action. The home minister will be the Czar for counter-terrorism, but in Indian colours, without necessary tools for being effective

Why A New NSA Now?

MK suited Manmohan Singh's first term as it was spent establishing a new relationship with the US and EU countries, but now a distinguished diplomat with an open mind on Pakistan would perhaps fit the role better.

'Not The Best, But A Very Good Deal'

Jul 27, 2007 Media

Or so the NSA had been quoted as saying, but he clarifies that the commitments made by the PM to Parliament "are fully safeguarded "as far as this text is concerned.

Terrorist Funding

The NSA causes a stir by letting out the open secret that "isolated instances of terrorist outfits manipulating the stock markets to raise funds for their operations have been reported" from Mumbai and Chennai.

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