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Sunanda K Datta-Ray

Sunanda K Datta-Ray

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  • Friendship above everything else

    15-02-2019 20:24:00

    For all that he blazed like a meteor across the revolutionary sky, George Fernandes was an innocent among the cut-throats and pickpockets who infest the political jungle

  • What Ganga-jal oath means for India

    18-01-2019 20:26:00

    Rewriting history will be the most important nationalised industry aimed at inventing an ancient post-modern miracle

  • Paradise in the making

    04-01-2019 20:55:00

    Really? Then why are more Indians than ever before so desperate to flee India?

  • Sheikh Hasina: Having won the political war, now she must win the peace

    03-01-2019 12:53:00

    Hasina's pragmatic policies has delivered an economic boom in Bangladesh; on the cusp of a record fourth term, she must now develop the institutions of democracy

  • Sauce for the goose...

    21-12-2018 20:49:00

    If the grisly events of 1984 can be re-examined, so can the Gujarat bloodbath of 2002

  • Lives are not for barter

    07-12-2018 20:45:00

    It would be despicable if Christian Michel's extradition was part of a deal linked with the capture of Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed Al Maktoum

  • Political dividend in financial largesse

    24-11-2018 00:16:00

    Money permits patronage. Money means power. No wonder details of the crores locked up in NPAs and never repaid loans are top secret

  • A royal challenge for India

    09-11-2018 22:34:00

    The country was monarchical from the beginning and the monarchy became absolute when a woman became the only man in the cabinet

  • The state of India's roti, kapada aur makaan

    26-10-2018 22:35:00

    When 17 million Indians seek their fortune abroad it only means people are losing faith in the ability of the government to honour its promises

  • Why Rahul Gandhi is wrong

    12-10-2018 23:21:00

    The thousands of men and women fleeing Gujarat with bundles and bedding rolls are holiday makers, seeking a festive break during Dussehra

  • About 'termites' and Donald Trump

    28-09-2018 21:33:00

    Where would Trump have been if his parents, grandparents and wives too had rejected the ideology of globalism and embraced the doctrine of patriotism?

  • Have money, will spend

    14-09-2018 22:53:00

    The future belongs to the Indian billionaire who advertised for a dozen servants to cater to his teenage daughter during her four years as a student at a Scotland University

  • The dilemma of Northern Ireland

    31-08-2018 23:06:00

    Today, Northern Ireland will have been without a government for 593 days because Protestants and Catholics can't agree on the terms of cooperation

  • Fake news is nothing new

    17-08-2018 23:20:00

    The ultimate was surely Yudhishthira's immortal "Aswathama hatha...", followed by a whispered "iti narova kunjarova..."

  • Why Modi must caution his friend 'Bibi'

    03-08-2018 23:10:00

    With protests and the Knesset split over Netanyahu's new law reiterating that Israel is a monocultural country, it can't be called a unanimous expression of the national will