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A battle conceded without a fight

When TRS members abstained from voting on the no-confidence motion against the Modi government in July this year, it was…
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Road to Sabarimala getting longer for Desai

Aditya Aamir That sense of déjà vu. Tuck it in the front pocket. What else? Ask, is there a streak…
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An ugly spat is averted at last

It is gratifying that the ice has melted in the relations between the Modi government and the Reserve Bank, which…
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How will first-time voters choose netas?

Sachin Kumar Jain  During the 12 months between 2018 and 2019, India is at a cusp where its political character…
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Bittersweet taste of Bihari ‘kheer’

When Bihar’s Rashtriya Lok Samata Party leader and Union minister Upendra Kushwaha said ‘delicious kheer can be prepared with milk…
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Is hot money evaporating from capital market?

Nantoo Banerjee Officials in the finance ministry may disagree, foreign portfolio investors may not be seeing India an attractive destination,…
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Are Indians quietly watching their country die?

As 2018 comes to an end, India continues to witness passively a range of issues that potentially threaten her very…
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In its second innings, Ram Mandir could be a near-extinguished forest fire

Harihar Swarup Can the Ram Mandir agitation of the 1990s be revived in 2018? Politics of Ram Mandir may just…
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Naidu begins well, but hurdles ahead

After a fairly successful round of talks in Bengaluru, TDP leader Chandrababu Naidu, the self-proclaimed facilitator of a national front…
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You are breathing poison

New Delhi: Post Diwali, Delhi hospitals have seen a huge surge in the number of respiratory patients. Why not? After…