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Risky, ill-considered – The Hindu (April 12, 2017)

Risky, ill-considered – The Hindu (April 12, 2017) Pakistan’s sudden announcement on Monday that former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav has been sentenced to death by a Field General Court Martial is a development fraught with danger. For further reading, … Continue reading

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A damning indictment – The Hindu (April 11, 2017)

A damning indictment – The Hindu (April 11, 2017) By cancelling the by-election to the Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, the Election Commission has gone well beyond indicting the ruling AIADMK (Amma), and….. For further reading, visit … Continue reading

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Know Your English – The Hindu (Apr 10, 2017)

Know Your English – The Hindu (Apr 10, 2017) “Sorry I’m late. The traffic was really bad today, and I had a horrible time trying to…” “No need to explain. Tried reading this book I found on your table, and … Continue reading

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None for the road – The Hindu (April 10, 2017)

None for the road – The Hindu (April 10, 2017) The liquor trade, as the Supreme Court has emphasised, is indeed res extra commercium, something outside the idea of commerce. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is provided … Continue reading

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The long healing of 1971 – The Hindu (April 08, 2017)

The long healing of 1971 – The Hindu (April 08, 2017) It is the morning of March 28 and there is a sea of students milling around the canteen of Dhaka University. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview … Continue reading

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Track to efficiency – The Hindu (April 08, 2017)

Track to efficiency – The Hindu (April 08, 2017) Creating a Rail Development Authority for India is among the most significant reforms to an infrastructure system undertaken by the government. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is provided … Continue reading

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Growth, with caveats – The Hindu (April 07, 2017)

Growth, with caveats – The Hindu (April 07, 2017) The central bank was not expected to tinker with key policy rates in its first monetary policy review of 2017-18 unveiled on Thursday, following its decision to shift from an accommodative … Continue reading

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In largesse we trust – The Hindu (April 06, 2017)

In largesse we trust – The Hindu (April 06, 2017) Chairing his first cabinet meeting after taking over the reins in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath approved a write-off on outstanding farmer loans of up to ₹1 lakh taken … Continue reading

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Sting in the tale – The Hindu (April 05, 2017)

Sting in the tale – The Hindu (April 05, 2017) The matter is now under a judicial inquiry, but the resignation recently of a minister in the Kerala government turns the spotlight once again on the tricky journalistic terrain of … Continue reading

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Welcome assurance – The Hindu (April 04, 2017)

Welcome assurance – The Hindu (April 04, 2017) The importance of cooperation between the executive and the judiciary in dealing with the unacceptably high number of pending cases in the country cannot be overemphasised. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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