Reservation

  • Power of 49: The power & its mystique

    The Straight Drive |  Sriram Balasubramanian
    The world's largest democracy is bracing itself for the most anticipated event every 5 years. To keep things in perspective, almost 1 in 6 on...

  • Corporate reputations for fair play can be fluff when regulators sleep

    Espresso Economics |  Vivian Fernandes
    A 19 October, 2011 circular of the National Housing Bank says no penalty or fee for prepayment of home loans can be charged, provided the...

  • Why men don't need quota at St Stephen's College

    The Second Sex |  Asiya Islam
    In a recent moment of either enthusiasm or desperation, Principal of St Stephen's College, Delhi University, Valson Thampu proposed 40% reservation for male students at...

  • Running out of steam

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    Lalu Prasad is the Pied Piper of Patna. One of the more special moments in journalism was travelling with the RJD chief to Pakistan in...