This refers to Rajdeep Sardesai’s article An age of apathy (Beyond The Byte, July 7).
Namita Bhandare’s views on the lack of basic requirement of life, like clean air, water, or security for women, in Delhi were impressive (Let’s get the basics right, Another Day, July 10).
External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Wednesday expressed his displeasure with Home Secretary G.K. Pillai for his comments just ahead of the Indo-Pak foreign ministers’ meet on July 15. Krishna said the timing was very unfortunate, directly blaming Pillai for spoiling the atmosphere of the talks. HT reports.
The Bellary brothers first used money to subvert the system and then become a part of it. Their success is inspiring political entrepreneurs in other states to take the same route to power, writes Rajdeep Sardesai.
With reference to the report Games supporters are evil, says Aiyar (July 28), the senior Congress leader's remarks are shocking.
The financial frauds surrounding the IPL and the Commonwealth Games are a symptom of a wider crisis confronting India, writes Rajdeep Sardesai.
The editorial Rallying with ire in Bengal (Our Take, August 10) was only mildly critical of Railways Minister Mamata Banerjee’s unbecoming conduct.
This was no ordinary book launch where the author just gave an insight of his new book, in fact, it was one of the most intellectual debates on the hottest topic of this decade.
The UPA is in the first year of its second term. But there's a sense of drift. It's time not just for the PM to assert himself, but for the Congress chief too. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
Fixing isn't only Pakistan's problem. India has also shielded tainted players. It remains to be seen if GenNext can change the rules of the game. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
As Omar was sworn in CM a few days later, it appeared as if Kashmir was preparing for a generational change, an era of fear was being left behind and the valley was ready to step into a sunshine of hope. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
The success of small town athletes in the CWG suggests the emergence of a new sporting culture that’s moving beyond the metropolitan mindset. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
Affordable housing in Mumbai remains a distant dream as rapacious builders and politicians turn its real estate market into a giant casino. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
Notwithstanding the Radia tapes, the Indian media’s relentless campaigns against the corrupt show that it is going through a process of self-renewal to recapture its lost soul and credibility. Rajdeep Sardesai writes.
The Indian citizenry won’t accept fine words against corruption anymore. The government must amend the Prevention of Corruption Act to ensure the speedy trial of corrupt public servants, writes Rajdeep Sardesai.