CURRENT AFFAIRS

  • What's Wrong With Pakistan? trigger myriads of thoughts August 22, 2013

    Whenever I read or listen to any news about Pakistan, good or bad, curiosity creeps in. I have a couple of friends in our neighboring state and what I know is they lead a normal life, like I do here in India. But at some level, I have always wanted...
  • Policy to deal with misleading ads soon: Thomas January 5, 2013

    Kochi: Consumer Affairs Minister KV Thomas on Saturday said the government will soon come out with a policy mechanism to curb the practice of misleading ads in print and TV media that distort competition and violate the basic rights of the consumers. Expressing concern over a large number of misleading...
  • Excerpt: Shashi Tharoor on India and the world July 12, 2012

    'Indian diplomacy,' a veteran told Shashi Tharoor many years ago, "is like the lovemaking of an elephant: it is conducted at a very high level, accompanied by much bellowing, and the results are not known for two years." The awardwinning author and parliamentarian demonstrates how Indian diplomacy has become sprightlier...
  • Karan Thapar gets award | Watch the interview November 30, 2007

    A fiery interview with Ram Jethmalani won the Devil's Advocate presenter the award. ...