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Plenty for now

February 19, 2009 12:56:36 am

It appears as if there is wide-ranging disappointment with the interim budget…

Pragmatic budget

February 18, 2009 10:49:36 pm

Sensationalism is one way to describe the manner in which certain sections of the media tried to influence public sentiment on the issue of the budget.

Greater game

February 17, 2009 1:39:17 am

Richard Holbrooke’s view on the Afghan-Pak cauldron is apt,especially from the US perspective.

Much awaited

February 16, 2009 12:51:36 am

This refers to ‘From Pakistan,says Pakistan’.

Stay on

February 14, 2009 11:14:40 pm

Kashmir has seen a decline in tourism; and tourism is one of the primary sources of income there.

Time to respond

February 13, 2009 1:32:34 am

n This refers to ‘Al-Qaeda warns India…’. Al-Qaeda’s designs on India are not surprising but what is startling is its willingness to fight alongside the Pakistani army. Silence from the Pakistani side means it endorses Al-Qaeda’s stand against India. What further evidence does the US require in declaring Pakistan a terrorist state? It is high […]

Old friends

February 12, 2009 12:49:46 am

Is this in any way surprising? Along with the Taliban,Al-Qaeda has always been aided by the ISI….

See no evil

February 11, 2009 12:29:46 am

The Karnataka government’s move to initiate “media censorship” through a government appointed ombudsman is clearly an attempt to gag the media….

Will it work?

February 10, 2009 2:35:48 am

Benefits will be restricted to the interested parties alone: politicians,bureaucrats,card printers and contractors….

Too late

February 9, 2009 11:11:03 pm

Kalyan Singh’s efforts to forge an alliance with the SP are a blatant example of unscrupulous power-mongering.

letter of the week

February 7, 2009 12:06:04 am

In a letter this week (‘Fickle ties’),S.K. Shah from Delhi argued that,given the speed with which alliances are formed and broken,ideology or principles interest few….

Fickle ties

February 6, 2009 3:13:51 am

Politicians enter into one political alliance at breakfast; switch to another at lunch and cosy up to a third over dinner….