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Sangh has few options to milk temple issue

Kalyani Shankar Now that the Supreme Court has made it clear that the Ayodhya title suit is not its priority…
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MP ticket losers create problems for all parties

LS Herdenia First I was asked to resign from the chief minister-ship, then I was ousted from the Cabinet and…
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Mandir casts Modi mantras away

The demand for an early start to the construction of Ram Mandir in Ayodhya is gaining such momentum that it…
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Nobody wins when government and the RBI spar

Anjan Roy The Reserve Bank of India has plunged headlong into a battle with the government over its independence. Last…
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A Baba-log government in Madhya Pradesh

NK SINGH It was 32 year ago that journalist Romesh Thapar had coined the acidic phrase to ridicule Rajiv Gandhi…
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The big bargain in Naidu’s unity bid

Alliance specialist Chandrababu Naidu has descended on the national capital with a new recipe for Opposition unity. That the TDP…
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Where is the Assam I grew up in

I was bubbling with excitement, perhaps more than anybody else in the college hostel. It was the eve of Independence…
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The unbearable heaviness of being Shah Rukh Khan

Why do you think your choice of films is questioned before every new release? Shah Rukh Khan, the king of …
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SC’s directive on Rafale is ominous for Modi

Nitya Chakraborty Bad days are staring at the Narendra Modi Government just six months before the scheduled elections to the…
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RBI spat: Need to find a golden mean

Tensions between the Reserve Bank of India and the Modi government are showing signs of further precipitation, with both sides…