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  • Corruption in the land of the pure

    14-07-2018 06:00:00

    The Quaid-e-Azam's probity was not inherited by his political descendants in the Land of the Pure

  • An old twisted tale of press freedom

    30-06-2018 06:34:00

    Students of history may know the intricate contours of this period that eventually led to Hastings's and Impey's impeachment but Hicky's life has never been thoroughly investigated

  • A season of India-Pak spy thrillers

    02-06-2018 05:54:00

    On both sides of the border, opinion is being bitingly vented on The Spy Chronicles

  • Karnataka's last resort politics

    19-05-2018 05:54:00

    Where in parliamentary democracies around the world do political parties drag Supreme Court judges in the middle marches of the night to decide who will rule?

  • Bring on the summer wine

    05-05-2018 05:57:00

    My local liquor stores, which for years bore the stamp of illicit seediness, are so transformed in size and large displays of foreign and Indian wines that some look like art galleries, Sethi writes

  • Modi in sinking sands

    21-04-2018 05:48:00

    After four years of relentless globe-trotting to build up his image as a world leader, Mr Modi's reputation overseas has taken a severe beating

  • Life and death of a utopia

    07-04-2018 05:55:00

    Dark underhand activity at Rajneeshpuram descends into crime

  • PM Narendra Modi's sheen is wearing thin because of the logic of power

    24-03-2018 05:56:00

    Among Mr Modi's first actions on taking charge in 2014 was to mothball the likes of Mr Advani as margdarshaks, stopping leaders above the age of 75 from playing active political roles

  • Celebrating India's built heritage

    10-03-2018 05:58:00

    Trained in Mumbai and in Paris under Le Corbusier - with whom he later collaborated in Chandigarh and Ahmedabad - Mr Doshi said: I owe this prestigious prize to my guru, Le Corbusier

  • Who's afraid of Eva Peron?

    10-02-2018 05:59:00

    As style statements and populist messaging, Indian leaders have long understood the importance of dressing up

  • India's lost generation

    27-01-2018 05:30:00

    The world of WittyFeed is a far cry from the life of Moin Khan, an impoverished balloon seller in Ranchi, who saved money by milking cows to enrol in English-speaking classes

  • The return of a city icon

    12-01-2018 23:05:00

    For years, The Oberoi in Delhi has never stopped being the hugely profitable cash cow of the Rs 12 billion holding company, East India Hotels, which runs 33 hotels around the world

  • Best bookshelf of 2017

    29-12-2017 21:56:00

    A list of best books that hit the stands in 2017

  • Rambo rides again

    15-12-2017 22:34:00

    Analysts who optimistically believed Gujarat was a neck-and-neck race will soon be chewing the cud on how the caste arithmetic panned out, writes the author

  • Some insignificant men

    01-12-2017 23:14:00

    Mr Kejriwal, and his former cohorts such as gave all hours access during their political campaign for the making of the film An Insignificant Man