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Perilous proposal

Perilous proposal

The government is all set to further liberalise the norms for the entry of foreign players into the print media. The proposal would have far
16 Jan 2017, 01:36 AM IST
New boss at Tatas

New boss at Tatas

Tata group, the icon of India’s corporate world, landed in its biggest crisis in 148 years of its existence when Cyrus Mistry was ousted a
14 Jan 2017, 03:26 AM IST
Political subterfuge

Political subterfuge

The political caterwauling on Jallikattu is not unexpected in a populist democracy that suffers from a congenital disorder of playing with t
13 Jan 2017, 04:11 AM IST
Making the dust fly

Making the dust fly

An interesting 'Bull Fight' is raging in Tamil Nadu over 'Jalli Kattu' with all and sundry plunging into the game of one-upmanship. 
12 Jan 2017, 02:19 AM IST
Demonising Modi way

Demonising Modi way

In one stroke, Prime Minister Modi has branded all critics of demonetisation as “political worshippers of black money.” Such a sweeping
11 Jan 2017, 04:30 AM IST

GO 123, the 2013 Act and the displaced

11 Jan 2017, 04:23 AM IST

It’s unfair

10 Jan 2017, 03:38 AM IST

Losers and gainers 

09 Jan 2017, 01:40 AM IST

Making your performance enduring

07 Jan 2017, 11:59 PM IST

What ails Indian science?

07 Jan 2017, 03:10 AM IST

A timely abdication

06 Jan 2017, 03:27 AM IST

It’s temerity vs trepidation

05 Jan 2017, 02:01 AM IST

End ethnic cauldron

04 Jan 2017, 03:39 AM IST

The epidemic called Uddanam Nephropathy

04 Jan 2017, 03:32 AM IST

Promote science, R&D

03 Jan 2017, 04:15 AM IST

Striking parallels

02 Jan 2017, 01:43 AM IST

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Kerala Pointers

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Hockey regains glory

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Political confusion in legislative debate

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21 Dec 2016, 03:41 AM IST

Hail Karun’s superb knock, knock, knock

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Saving the GST 

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The sculptor’s guide to excellence

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Nation left in the cold

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At daggers drawn

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A mockery of democracy

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