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T N Ninan

T N Ninan: Enterprise at the base of the ...
T N Ninan

Which states do you think recorded the fastest growth in non-agricultural and non-governmental employment, after 2005? If you think you have the ...

T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan

T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan: Bau saras, Mr Modi
T C A Srinivasa-Raghavan

So far the prime minister has got it right by taking only baby steps. But he needs to stop sulking about the media

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Aditi Phadnis: Najma Heptulla's time is now
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As a Muslim in the Bharatiya Janata Party, her position is different. But Heptulla will be the first to acknowledge that she is in a position to ...