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  • Abstention louder than any vote

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    With India's abstention vote, it would seem that South Block is wresting back control of its decision-making authority from that domestic sphere that has ridden...

  • The case for making it to Colombo

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should attend CHOGM and reaffirm the first principles of India's foreign policy that he has so often spoken of. In ...

  • Mohammad Ashraful's best shot at reviving his career

    Perfume Ball |  Faisal Caesar
    One of the most surprising aspects regarding the Bangladesh Test squad for the tour to Sri Lanka was the exclusion of Marshall Ayub, a top-notch...

  • Economics: The first chapter in improving Indo-Pak relations

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Once upon a time, the region that is now modern day Pakistan was South Asia's prime trading hub. Be it during the time of the...

  • Don't watch Tendulkar for the wrong reasons

    Gun Barrel |  Jaspreet Sahni
    Stop, stop right there and come out of the stadium. Switch off that TV. You have messed it all up. Your cricketing viewpoint is suffering...

  • Tendulkar deserves a last hurrah

    Stump Vision |  R Mohan
    Sachin Tendulkar's ODI career is on its last legs, if they haven't folded already. Those on the inside track say he was to announce his...

  • Of media and media 'ethics'

    In Sync |  Trupti Rane
    What will you do if you see a man on fire? Will you save him or will you just keep the camera rolling? I was...

  • No justification for attack on Bhushan

    Straight Talk |  Tanuj Khosla
    "I disagree with what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it" - Voltaire The very foundation of ...

  • The Anna wave: real or imaginary?

    On the rocks |  Raksha Shetty
    Frustration and anger among voting classes against the ruling party has surely never been more vocalised, more bitter. The cross-section of people coming to Azad...

  • Still in glory, thanks to Dhoni and his boys

    Sanguine Symphony |  Pragati Ratti
    On Saturday, April 2, 2011, a new glorious page got added to the book of Indian history, or I'd rather say, a new book itself...

  • In the newsroom: The night India won the Cup

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    As the last ball of the match soared over thousands of tiny heads blurred into one cohesive mass of colour, the silence in the news...

  • Fishing in troubled waters

    PM77 |  Paarull
    Tamil Nadu politicians have perfected the art of playing injured martyrs even though the cause is suspect. Take the case of fishermen facing legal proceedings...

  • Rajapaksa and the pursuit of peace

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    A year and nearly a month to the day - and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa marked "Victory day" last Friday with the island's biggest...