Edition : October 2014

National News

Why is north-east India's Gulag?

Why is north-east India's Gulag?

While rival politicians were attacking each other with verbal missiles over the sacking of the UPA-appointed governors by the Modi....

After Shutting the Talk Door

After Shutting the Talk Door

Though less intense, the media focus has not shifted weeks after the cancellation of talks between the foreign secretaries...

Islamic State’ Threat Looms Over India

‘Islamic State’ Threat Looms Over India

Indian intelligence agencies believe that Islamic State (formerly ISIS), the most ruthless terrorist .....

Ye Radio Jhootistan Hai...

Ye Radio Jhootistan Hai...

Propaganda is the sole tool for communication. We communicate to propagate, be it an individual .....

Drugs, Not Butter Chicken and Whiskey

Drugs, Not Butter Chicken and Whiskey

Not many Punjabis seem to mind when taunted for their love for the good things in life-platefuls of (butter) chicken .....

Modi Government must brace itself to act fast on the economic front

Modi Government must brace itself to act fast on the economic front

With by-poll results in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan in mid-September administering a rude awakening to.....

Tourism Slump not dut to small rape alone

Tourism Slump not dut to small rape alone

The tourism industry in India contributed 6.6 per cent to India's gross national product in 2012. It provided jobs to nearly....

The Guru of Abrar Alvi

The Guru of Abrar Alvi

It was in late 1980s when a Guru Dutt retrospective was planned by Doordarshan. A build up to the weeklong screening....

Rare Honour for an Indian Poetess

Rare Honour for an Indian Poetess

The United States Embassy Regional English Officer (RELO) sponsored the release of the book of poems, Affinities.....

Lette to Editor

Lette to Editor

This is with reference to the Editorial “Landmark Law” (September 2014) regarding the Constitutional Amendment to scrap....

Delhi Buzz

Gadkari spin on MGNREGA

Gadkari spin on MGNREGA

Union Rural Development Minister Nitin Gadkari has put the Gujarat spin on the previous Congress.....

Manmohan's feat

Manmohan's feat

When Modi Government celebrated 100 days in office with fanfare, the Congress did not miss the opportunity.....

Dress Code

Dress Code

Union Information & Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar made light of the joke doing the rounds.....

Priyanka Chopra shines

Priyanka Chopra shines

Playing May Kom on the Silver Screen, Priyanka Chopra has conquered hearts, even as Mary Kom has won.....

KCR patch-up bid with Modi

KCR patch-up bid with Modi

Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao has realized that he cannot go far with his hostility towards .....

Long wait for Siddharamaiah

Long wait for Siddharamaiah

Karnataka Chief Minister Siddharamaiah has been put in long wait for his proposed Cabinet expansion....

Rhino protection

Rhino protection

The CBI was branded as Congress Bureau of Investigation but now for the first time the BJP has decided to invoke.....

Internal rift in Cong

Internal rift in Cong

Internal rift in the Congress has intensified, with the Rahul Brigade taking on the Congress veterans. The younger....

Sheila not keen to return to Delhi politics

Sheila not keen to return to Delhi politics

Former Kerala Governor Sheila Dikshit is in no mood to return to Delhi politics. Sheila Dikshit, who has set a record .....

Friction between Maha Guv

Friction between Maha Guv, CM

There is mounting friction between Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao and Maharashtra Chief Minister .....

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