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  • Where Hazare got it wrong

    Fresh air |  Vivek Sengupta
    The anti-climactic collapse of the Anna Hazare movement brings to mind TS Eliot's classic phrase: Not with a bang, but a whimper. This is not...

  • Me and my BlackBerry: A lovers' tiff

    Un'news'ual |  Ruchira Singh
    The recent BlackBerry outage introduced me to someone inside me I have always I feared: the paranoid BlackBerry owner who checks her phone every five...

  • Strong Lokpal plus laws against Black Money = India Shining

    Straight Talk |  Tanuj Khosla
    As much as I keenly follow WikiLeaks, I don't know how true they are. So when I read Julian Assange's claims about Indians having more...

  • Can a quack cure a nation of corruption?

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    It seems the government's days of Chakrasana are over. The Congress-led UPA that rushed several senior ministers to meet Ramdev at the airport only a...

  • How black money can transform India

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    Intermittent talks about huge sums of money parked by Indian nationals in foreign tax havens were doing the rounds ever since a report attributed to...

  • June 4: Tiananmen ghosts haunt Ramlila Ground

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    History bears testimony to one of the toughest crackdowns by state machinery on a civil resistance on June 4, 1989 in China's now iconic Tiananmen...

  • Rajdeep Sardesai's blog: State of the Republic

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    On Republic Day eve, the five top news headlines perhaps reflected the state of the nation. The first was the tragic story of the Malegaon...

  • Fashion Tips: What should I wear this Christmas?

    Fashion Flaneur |  Sharadiya Dasgupta
    So what are you doing on Christmas eve?? On Christmas?? On Boxing day?? And on New Year's eve? Ok Ok I will stop. ...