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Why did India wake up so late?

A bright looking eight-year old girl belonging to a Muslim nomadic tribe in Kashmir goes missing in the new year.

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Indian journalists face a brutal equation

Over the past 50 years, India has seen three powerful full-term prime ministers with majorities. The first was Indira Gandhi after 

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When caste begins to overpower religion

Muslims are just about 15 per cent of the Indian electorate. They don’t vote for the BJP. Even in the post-1989 politics

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If big politics is now mostly about headline management, BJP has emerged its unassailable practitioner.

Look back on the headlines screaming out of your front pages and causing prime time shoutrage about a week

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Middle of Nowhere Class:

Since Casablanca’s cult transcends generations, you could easily use one of its immortal lines to describe what the NDA government’s

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In the age of hashtag feminism

I told you this story a long time ago, and will be failing in my duty as a journalist to not bring it back to ...

A Lesson from the Vajpayee’s large-hearted leadership

On Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s 93rd birthday, an insight into what made him a most remarkable leader, why he would fight to win in Kargil

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BJP has itself to blame in Gujarat

BJP’s Gujarat campaign is a nervous paradox of a double-incumbent fighting like an underdog, making the Gandhi dynasty

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It is not Delhi alone... JK too

Every passing day make us more disease ridden than previous one. From those in the womb right up to twilight of the life. 

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How successful were surgical strikes?

Here are two sets of evidence as we assess the cost-benefit outcome of the surgical strikes last year.

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