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Know Your English – The Hindu (Feb 19, 2017)

Know Your English – The Hindu (Feb 19, 2017) What is the meaning of ‘mansplaining’? (KS Nitya, Vellore) ‘Mansplaining’ is a relatively new word; it is a combination of ‘man’ and ‘explaining’. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview … Continue reading

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ISRO sets the bar high – The Hindu (Feb 16, 2017)

ISRO sets the bar high – The Hindu (Feb 16, 2017) The Indian Space Research Organisation boosted its reputation further when it successfully launched a record 104 satellites in one mission from Sriharikota on Wednesday by relying on its workhorse … Continue reading

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The conviction and after – The Hindu (Feb 15, 2017)

The conviction and after – The Hindu (Feb 15, 2017) Corruption in high places is a malaise that is easy to diagnose but difficult to cure. Even in the rare cases they are arraigned before a court, top politicians often … Continue reading

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North Korea lobs a missile challenge – The Hindu (Feb 14, 2017)

North Korea lobs a missile challenge – The Hindu (Feb 14, 2017) On the face of it, the launch of a medium-range ballistic missile by North Korea on Sunday is yet another reckless provocation by its leader Kim Jong-un. For further … Continue reading

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Rebel factor, minority choices – The Hindu (Feb 14, 2017)

Rebel factor, minority choices – The Hindu (Feb 14, 2017) Uttarakhand goes to the polls on Wednesday for its fourth Assembly elections since its formation after it was carved out from Uttar Pradesh in 2000.. For further reading, visit “The … Continue reading

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One China check for Donald Trump – The Hindu (Feb 13, 2017)

One China check for Donald Trump – The Hindu (Feb 13, 2017) President Donald Trump’s stated commitment to honour the One China policy signals a softening of his administration’s approach towards Beijing. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview … Continue reading

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Solar power breaks a price barrier – The Hindu (Feb 13, 2017)

Solar power breaks a price barrier – The Hindu (Feb 13, 2017) In another barrier-breaking development, the auctioned price of solar photovoltaic (SPV) power per kilowatt hour has dropped below ₹3 to ₹2.97 in Madhya Pradesh, providing a clear pointer … Continue reading

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Know Your English – The Hindu (Feb 12, 2017)

Know Your English – The Hindu (Feb 12, 2017) “I have a surprise for you. Here’s the novel that you’ve been dying to read. I got it…” “I have a surprise for you! I managed to read the novel a … Continue reading

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As unpredictable as it gets – The Hindu (Feb 11, 2017)

As unpredictable as it gets – The Hindu (Feb 11, 2017) India’s most populous State finally goes to the polls today, beginning a seven-phase process that starts from the western fringe of Uttar Pradesh. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This … Continue reading

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Prudence amid uncertainty – The Hindu (Feb 10, 2017)

Prudence amid uncertainty – The Hindu (Feb 10, 2017) For the first time in six meetings this fiscal, the Reserve Bank of India has shifted its policy poise, moving to ‘neutral’ from an ‘accommodative’ stance….. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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