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  • Earlier, Prime Minister-aspirant Narendra Modi sought to beguile Indians with the slogan of “Achche Din”, ...

    Earlier, Prime Minister-aspirant Narendra Modi sought to beguile Indians with the slogan of “Achche Din”, and followed this up in his addresses to the nation from the Red Fort with details of policies ...

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  • What the watershed event typically brings to your life Superannuation or retirement is the time when you ...

    What the watershed event typically brings to your life Superannuation or retirement is the time when you reach the ‘golden age’ and are given a handshake and a warm send-off from your workplace, anyti ...

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  • n Abhijit Bhattacharyya “I wonder if the weed knows It grows In the bed of the rose Or even why Lacking i ...

    n Abhijit Bhattacharyya “I wonder if the weed knows It grows In the bed of the rose Or even why Lacking its neighbour’s fragrance It must die?” From Kami Kazi The Useless Judge by Bachchoo Oh dark, da ...

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  • From the sketchy news reports of the recent trip of national security adviser Ajit Doval to Beijing to at ...

    From the sketchy news reports of the recent trip of national security adviser Ajit Doval to Beijing to attend the meeting of NSAs of Brics countries to prepare for the summit of the grouping in Septem ...

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  • The merger of HPCL, a marketing entity, with the oil giant ONGC, a downstream player, is to be welcomed a ...

    The merger of HPCL, a marketing entity, with the oil giant ONGC, a downstream player, is to be welcomed as it will not only create an oil behemoth domestically but is a precursor to a much more exciti ...

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  • n Claude Arpi There is no shortage of science news but there is little as a framework to explain it or lo ...

    n Claude Arpi There is no shortage of science news but there is little as a framework to explain it or locate it. There is no paucity of scientific information. Our information is rarely located withi ...

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  • n Abhijit Bhattacharyya China, at present, is way ahead of India and the Western developed countries — wh ...

    n Abhijit Bhattacharyya China, at present, is way ahead of India and the Western developed countries — which includes the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Belgium and Netherlands sans the ...

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  • n Vivek Katju As Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares for his June 26 meeting with US President Donald T ...

    n Vivek Katju As Prime Minister Narendra Modi prepares for his June 26 meeting with US President Donald Trump in Washington DC, he would be singularly aware that some regions and countries, significan ...

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  • n M P Nathanael At an investiture ceremony of the Border Security Force in New Delhi on June 1, 2017, Hom ...

    n M P Nathanael At an investiture ceremony of the Border Security Force in New Delhi on June 1, 2017, Home Minister Rajnath Singh pulled up officials for not being “conscious” about wearing their unif ...

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  • It makes no sense for the government to keep infusing thousands of crores of rupees each year to keep Air ...

    It makes no sense for the government to keep infusing thousands of crores of rupees each year to keep Air India alive in a sector which is dominated by the private sector to the extent of 86% with mos ...

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