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The never-ending game of Kashmir

No sooner did the BJP’s Ram Madhav announce that his party was pulling out of the alliance with the Mehbooba…
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The octopus in the newsroom 

Postcard News stands branded as fake news ever since its editor tweeted a clearly false news. Sunday morning US President…
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AAP protest gets national stature

As the sit-in strike by Delhi CM in the Lt Governor’s house entered the eighth day, Arvind Kejriwal has achieved…
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Modi must handle Kejriwal with tact

It all began as a side play to the fourth meeting of the governing council of Niti Aayog, but developed…
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Reliance on alliance not easy

Sushil Kutty Those who say Modi and Shah failed big-time in post-poll machinations in Karnataka wait! Post-government formation, trouble is…
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IAS officers defying a democratically elected CM. Wondered why and how?

TR Raghunandan  ‘The other day I was speaking to a group of new recruitees into the IAS. They went to…
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BJP tries image make-over on poll eve

“Naya jamana aayega Kamane wala khayega” The working class slogan, a favourite Left rhetoric, was heard this week at a…
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Futility of talking peace to brutes

It was the most beastly farewell to the Kashmir ceasefire, unilaterally announced by the Modi government. Rising Kashmir editor Shujaat…