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Lesson from news shoenami

April 11, 2009 10:51:27 pm

The evening of the day of the shoe,CNN-IBN’s 10 pm prime time show featured the following on-screen captions: ‘Shoecide attack..

Shockumentary evidence

April 11, 2009 10:49:55 pm

Documentary film maker Samar Minallah’s video of the 17-year-old Chand Bibi’s public flogging was news that shook the world.

Sole flies

April 11, 2009 10:21:52 pm

Apropos of your twin editorials ‘Sole baring’ and ‘Congress’s choice’,one lesson that can be drawn from the growing “shoe-chucking…

Incredible CBI

April 11, 2009 10:18:39 pm

A few days back I wrote in these columns cautioning against failure of the twin duties to preserve our democratic polity…

Viewing Delhi from Punjab

April 11, 2009 10:16:09 pm

For close to a quarter of a century the Congress has been in a state of denial.

What will happen to the MDGs?

April 11, 2009 4:57:20 pm

Bibek Debroy
In December 2000,General Assembly asked Secretary General to prepare a roadmap for implementing this declaration.

Different rules

April 10, 2009 11:17:54 pm

It is unfortunate that a journalist behaved in an indecent manner,by throwing shoe at the home minister.

Caught or not

April 10, 2009 11:16:14 pm

This has been the most media-glutted election in Indian memory,with the proliferation of television channels and digital…

Beyond two-rupee rice

April 10, 2009 11:14:50 pm

Congressmen like Mani Shankar Aiyar,Jairam Ramesh and Arjun Sengupta have bowled a googly in saying that the grand old party…

Chakwal and the Taliban

April 10, 2009 10:46:44 am


The Taliban attacking Chakwal is understandable. A village with a history of co-existence would provoke the worst in fanatics of all kinds.

‘State governments have started taking climate change seriously’

April 10, 2009 12:25:18 am

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change head and climate change leader will soon leave for the 30th session of the IPCC in Turkey…

Looking for a foreign hand

April 10, 2009 12:19:28 am

Recently,Nepal’s finance minister and a senior Maoist leader Baburam Bhattarai asked leaders not to visit India and instead make indigenous…

Unreconciled to truth

April 9, 2009 11:54:12 pm

With the end of apartheid,people said,South Africa would crumble under racial violence.

Sum of so much trivia

April 9, 2009 11:54:00 pm

Election season in the world’s largest and most diverse democracy ought to be the perfect stage for a display of leadership…

Sole flies

April 9, 2009 11:53:47 pm

Apropos of your twin editorials ‘Sole baring’ and ‘Congress’s choice’,one lesson that can be drawn from the growing “shoe-chucking” incidents…

Growing Sangh

April 9, 2009 11:53:38 pm

The latest issue of Organiser carries a detailed interview with newly-elected RSS general secretary Bhayyaji Joshi.

How many steps from my 37 lashes?

April 9, 2009 11:53:25 pm

In news rooms,board rooms and drawing rooms across Pakistan,a new conversation is finally underway.

When 3 + 1 = 5

April 9, 2009 11:53:13 pm

The formation of a Fourth Front by the constituents of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) – RJD of Lalu Prasad Yadav,Lok Janashakti Party of Ram Vilas Paswan…

Going down the tubes

April 8, 2009 4:22:04 am

Exploiting Reliance’s gas discovery needs significant investment in a pipeline and distribution system

Manifesto talk

April 7, 2009 11:03:46 pm

The BJP’s is not an exception. By including controversial and trite topics such as abrogation of article 370 the BJP fails to recognise…..