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Sudhakar Jagdish


Life lessons from Dilip Kumar for a ’90s kid
Tue, Jul 20, 2021

Across generations, and for two wounded nations, Dilip Kumar was both an example to emulate and a healer

‘Those who demand their rights, are they traitors?’: Voices from Jamia CAB protests
Sat, Dec 14, 2019

“You can’t treat us like this,” a student angrily retorted after a group of policemen and policewomen start beating them with lathis.

Dreams born in graveyard of statues
Sun, Apr 01, 2018

Sometime in the ’60s, in the flush of Independence, statues of British imperialists were removed to the Capital’s Coronation Park. As statues come under attack in other parts of the country, here they bear the imprint of Delhi’s coaching centre hub that they now abut

Herein lies a king: A day in the life of Alauddin Khilji’s tomb
Sun, Feb 11, 2018

Swamped by TV debates, drowned in WhatsApp Forwards, and inundated by persons drawn to his lonely stone maqbara now because of a film and the narratives around it, a Sultan and his legacy are dying another slow death.

Deadline close, 300 hands work on A P J Abdul Kalam memorial
Tue, Jul 04, 2017

A handful of tourists do come to the ground even now, some to look at the structure, others having visited Kalam’s home at Rameswaram and now stopping over to complete what they count as a “pilgrimage”.

A day in the life of man who guards 207-ft flag in Delhi’s Connaught Place
Sun, Feb 28, 2016

He spends his entire day guarding the 207-ft-tall flag in the heart of Delhi. Does that make him a patriot? Ram Avatar thinks he qualifies.

Learning To Log Off
Sun, Sep 22, 2013

In early September,a hospital in Pennsylvania,US,began an inpatient programme to cure Internet addicts.

War on an abstract noun—terror
Tue, May 28, 2013

In the wake of the Boston Marathon attack and the killing of a soldier on a street in Woolwich,London,the decade-old phrase ‘War on Terror’ is now being rephrased and redefined by Barack Obama and David Cameron,notes John Cassidy.

Lights,camera and the CM
Tue, Oct 19, 2010

The footpath opposite the Prime Minister’s 7 Race Course Road residence looked different.

Ajit Singh faces BSP challenge on home turf
Thu, May 07, 2009

What began as a dull contest in Rashtriya Lok Dal chief Ajit Singh’s bastion in Baghpat has slowly turned into a triangular fight among the RLD...