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Khushwant Singh & his most controversial takes

Khushwant Singh & his most controversial takes

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 11:57

It was a fine winter afternoon of Delhi when I met Khushwant Singh at his home in a posh Delhi locality – Sujan Singh Park.

General Elections 2014: Modi power Vs Rahul`s dilemma...& the AAP challenge

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 17:01

The elephant of Indian democracy is ready for the biggest election festivity of the world with the ‘Mahout’ - the Election Commission - announcing a nine-phase marathon carnival in the months of April and May.

Muslims allowed to do Namaz at Talgajarda’s Ram Mandir: Morari Bapu

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 13:43

Religious leaders and communities tend to come together to mark occasions calling for unity, but they rarely find concord and oneness, decried Morari Bapu.

Creation of Telangana: More damage, less gained?

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 14:13

The ruckus created in Parliament over the passage of the bill concerning the creation of Telangana is a study of all that should not be done in a democracy, which prides itself of being the largest functional model of its kind.

Budget 2014 analysis: `Hard working` FM tries interim fixes to fix UPA`s image

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 16:44

Even before P Chidambaram had walked into the Lok Sabha, the Finance Ministry had given clear indications that tax slabs will not be changed and that there was likely to be only minor tinkering with excise duties.

Choices facing the RBI: Between a rock and a hard place

Last Updated: Friday, January 31, 2014, 19:36

The economy is sluggish, inflation is unacceptably high and the common man has a long list of woes.

Why Pope Francis has become Christianity’s shining star

Last Updated: Thursday, January 02, 2014, 12:16

Pope Francis has indeed transformed the church and repaired its scandal-hit image to some extent.

The vitality of Christmas and Washington Irving

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 13:51

One of the biggest influencers, at least in America, in shaping the ideal Christmas into a mega celebration was Washington Irving.

Delhi gang-rape: One year on, women still not ‘Nirbhaya’

Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 13:44

While Nirbhaya’s case startled and shook us, there are millions of women who face subjugation, harassment, molestation, and are raped without ever reporting these incidents.

Delhi Assembly Elections 2013: And the crown goes to…

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 11:04

So the votes have been cast and fates sealed in an election that has been electrified, like few others in the past, to claim Delhi.

What Sachin Tendulkar never told us...

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 17:15

We have collectively as a nation decided to deify Sachin Tendulkar - in whose glory we sing a unified hymn of greatness.

Ordinance on convicted lawmakers: When PM must draw the line

Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 12:29

Rahul Gandhi`s outburst on `Ordinance` has further dented the PM`s image.

US shutdown: How Yankee doodle is riding on a crisis

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 22:53

The shutdown over `Obamacare` will surely impact the US economy.