Y P Rajesh

Articles By Y P Rajesh

Those Dak Days

But Post Haste is not just another book on India.

Partying Lanka sighs for missing Manmohan Singh at CHOGM

It may all be a put-on but Sri Lanka,it seems,is having a grand public relations party.

Cameron sets March deadline for Lanka rights probe; Rajapaksa rejects demand

London would use its position in the UN to call for an independent international inquiry.

Distressed that I could not bring PM to Jaffna: Salman Khurshid

Khurshid said that India would help Tamil people in Sri Lanka in all ways it could.

Distressed that I could not bring PM to Jaffna: Salman Khurshid

Khurshid said that he didn’t want to pin blame for the decision.

India’s balancing act in Colombo

Sambanthan sidestepped a question on the absence of the Indian PM at the summit.

Not long ago,Narendra Modi could do no wrong for L K Advani

In his ‘08 memoirs,Advani had backed Modi and said he was more sinned against

Nuclear energy’s comeback in US holds lessons for India

US may be the pioneer in nuclear energy but the sector was hibernating so far.

Gujarat n-project: India,US to sign exploratory pact

The Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL) and Westinghouse Electric Co. propose to sign the agreement during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s visit to the US.

Yours Incommunicado,UPA-II

Communication has not exactly been a strength of UPA-II. Prime minister Manmohan Singh has,in fact,extolled the virtues of silence.

Our media,their media

A foreign journalist and his publication are caught in the crosshairs of the UPA government and not for the first time

The ‘Kannadiga born in Mizoram’ feels Bangalore trouble was an exception

Former supercop H T Sangliana says Karnataka police failed to react to complaints that led to flight to N-E

‘I have termed Mumbai polls UPA vs NDA’

In this Idea Exchange moderated by Y P Rajesh (Resident Editor,Mumbai),Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan says the civic polls could signal Sena’s decline ahead of 2014

More attacks by Pak trained militants likely: US think-tank

A study by a top US think-tank has concluded that the security and diplomatic crisis triggered by the November 26,2008 terror attack on Mumbai by Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists

Bean Here Bean There

The announcement about the arrival of Starbucks in India later this year has been greeted with a sense that the country of tea drinkers is finally set to wake up and smell the coffee.

Back In BeatRockstar

Venturing to listen to an A R Rahman soundtrack in recent years has held the same dread as watching Sachin Tendulkar walk in to bat.

This time,West sees hidden hand of Pakistan in terror attacks while India looks within

Behind recent blasts are home-grown outfits,autonomous yet networked with Lashkar.

What Headley read: a German war manual,book on ‘art of ripping,poking vital targets’

Rahul Bhatt’s reading list: books on bugging,counter insurgency

For buying video players at 6 times market rate,AI director charged – and cleared

On March 25 this year,Air India’s Chairman and Managing Director Arvind Jadhav issued a chargesheet to V Srikrishnan,Executive Director,Headquarters.

IMB: Somali pirates close to Indian coast,attacks up by 40 pc

The failure of the UN and Western powers to stabilise Somalia and invest in its economy uniformly has seen piracy by its nationals soar by about 40 per cent in the Indian Ocean region in 2010.