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Monday, August 8, 2022

Cover Story

The Gold Connection

G Srinivasan

In the wake of the demonetisation of high denomination currencies from November 8 midnight, apprehensions abound that possession of gold jewellery by individuals or households beyond the permissible......


Special Report

Sangh's 'Babies Stance'

Pramod Kumar

As far as the public’s mood on demonetisation is concerned, it suffices to say that this government will probably meet the same fate that the Indira Gandhi-led Congress government had to meet ......

Gladiator Akhilesh!

Rajendra Kumar

Akhilesh Yadav, the young Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, has once again set his sight on the much coveted post. This is in spite of the bedlam that has rocked his family and the party .....

Brahmaputra Burning!

Monalisa Gogoi

Assam is again on fire, this time over the series of appointments to government posts of the Assam Public Service Commission. Four very powerful organisations of the state, .....

Special Story

Waiting For Chinnamma

K Bhavani

In Tamil Nadu, ‘after Jayalalithaa who’ is the question that is keeping the nation hooked on to the state’s colourful and sometimes stormy politics that is peppered with film stars, celebrities, ......

Budgetary Blues And Expectations

G Srinivasan

In a few weeks time from now, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be tabling the General Budget for 2017-18, the penultimate one before the NDA government must perforce seek the mandate of the .....


A Roller Coaster Year

Harpal Singh Bedi

On the field, Indian sports could not have asked for a happier ending of 2016, which saw many highs than lows. The Men in Blue finished at the top of the ICC’s test ......


Rear Window

A Possible Alliance?

Kayhan Barzegar

President-elect Donald Trump has announced that defeating the Islamic State group would be one of his foreign policy priorities in the Middle East.......


Far Pavilion

Something's Gotta Give!

Saurabh Kumar Shahi

Everything in Hani Amir’s life is within 100 footsteps. Hundred steps to the gate. Hundred to the house. Hundred to the garden, 100 steps to the daughter’s drop-off point, 100 steps to his yard......


History Mail

Stanley Kubrick to Italian Censor Board

Stanley Kubrick

On September 30th, 1988, a full year after controversially being classified VM18 by Italian authorities, Full Metal Jacket was reclassified and given a VM14 rating in Italy.....


Book Review

Dialogue with Youngsters

Dan Wakefield

It is nice of you to have me here. I have been asked to make an announcement by the management: If anyone .....


Where Memory Leads

Elaine Margolin

The miracle of Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Holocaust scholar Saul Friedlander, now 84, is that after losing his beloved parents to the Auschwitz death camps while he was hidden in a convent on the outskirts ......


The Lobbyists

S Sathya

Common man’s interest as far as the oil, gas and energy sector is concerned, is limited to its availability, accessibility and affordability to fuel the kitchen, vehicles and pump sets.....


Blood Red River

Mahtab Alam

Rohit Prasad is a professor at the Management Development Institute (MDI), Gurgaon, and his last book was called Start-up Sutra, a work of nonfiction focused on the subject of entrepreneurship......



Issue Dated: Feb 5, 2017