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The Journalist as Neta

Should journalists enter Rajya Sabha on a political party ticket? That’s a question that gnaws…

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Battle for North East: Ten takeaways

Maybe it’s the skill of prime minister Modi to convert every state election into a…

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RIP Himmatwali!

Last night, as I tuned into my nightly ritual of listening to a song before…

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When NiMo meets NaMo

When NiMo meets NaMo One good thing in the often joyless times in which we…

A prayer for India in 2018

With apologies to the great poet-laureate, Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, a prayer for my country in…

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The battle for Gujarat: Ten Takeaways

Having spent more than a week in Gujarat –a state that I regard as both…

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Cricket, My Father And Other Heroes

In a corner at home that I choose to call my private “cricket space’, there…

Team Modi: ten big takeaways

Every cabinet reshuffle gives us a sense of the state of play in a government…

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Who will speak up for Hemant Karkare?

Asking inconvenient questions is what professional journalists are meant to do, so let me ask…

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When Politics is ‘War’

As a 24×7 news journalist, late nights are an occupational hazard. After almost three decades…