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A shocking verdict
The life sentence handed down to Binayak Sen by a Chhattisgarh trial court on Friday is so over the top and outrageous that it calls into question the fundamentals of the Indian justice system. The trial judge shocked the conscience of the ...
The political price of onions
The spectre of rising onion prices is haunting Indian politics again. As prices trebled over a period of three weeks, touching Rs.90 a kg in some parts of the country, the liliaceous plant, whose bulb is the mainstay of many Indian staple ...
Leader Page Articles
Storm clouds over Andhra Pradesh
By S. Nagesh Kumar
The ruling Congress is skating on thin ice as the Opposition raises the pitch over popular issues such as farmers' woes while the new Chief Minister merely acts tough.
‘Parliamentary democracy' — imperilled?
If our parliamentary democracy has indeed become a source of great worry to the Prime Minister, then who other than he and the government can steer the ship of state to safer waters?
Afghanistan, Pakistan hold trust-building talks
The leaders of Afghanistan and Pakistan have met in Istanbul for a new round of talks aimed at building trust between the two neighbours. Turkey's President Abdullah Gul said the fifth round of Turkish-sponsored talks were aimed at ...
Corrections and Clarifications
* * The second paragraph of a news report “India to revive defence ties with Sri Lanka'' (December 24, 2010, some editions) wrongly said that Mr. Kumar would be in Sri Lanka from December 24 to 27. The correct dates are December 27 to ...
Letters to the Editor
A writer's journey into the world of music
To many people, Amit Chaudhuri is better known as an academic and one of India's leading writers in English (his novel The Immortals, has been shortlisted for the $50,000 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature to be announced next month) but ...
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