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  • Basic freedoms are being violated in the name of religion - or vegetarianism. The nation stands in danger of becoming both bigoted and highly undernourished!
  • non-vegetarian food
    Jul 21, 2015 21:08 IST

    Basic freedoms are being violated in the name of religion

    Basic freedoms are being violated in the name of religion - or vegetarianism. The nation stands in danger of becoming both bigoted and highly undernourished!

  • Devendra Fadnavis
    Jul 14, 2015 21:51 IST

    Nursery rhyme politics in Maharashtra

    I may be mistaken, but I thought the Nationalist Congress Party was no longer a Congress ally and was supporting the BJP government in Maharashtra.

  • 7
    Jul 08, 2015 13:15 IST

    Sharad Pawar's white lies: How he landed in trouble over Dawood

    Pawar's problem has always been one of articulation--he is not nuanced when he speaks either English or Hindi.

  • Pankaja Munde
    Jun 30, 2015 22:57 IST

    Going bananas for peanuts

    I must confess that I’m disappointed. I am by no yardstick a fan of the BJP, but I was willing to set my cynicism aside when Narendra Modi stormed to power on the promise of rooting out corruption.

  • Dr Subramanian Swamy
    Jun 23, 2015 22:44 IST

    The varying degrees of lies

    The government must consider: Do we want half-educated people to preside over the destinies of our children? Only knowledge begets knowledge; anything half-baked causes indigestion. And ignorance is not always bliss.

  • Modi
    Jun 16, 2015 21:14 IST

    BJP govt decked up in borrowed feathers

    By now it is obvious that the NDA government at the Centre has merely been repackaging - or more appropriately renaming - all old UPA programmes and presenting them as their own.

  • Chhagan Bhujbal
    Jun 09, 2015 21:05 IST

    Lamb to the slaughter

    Who better than Bhujbal in return for saving Ajit’s neck from the noose? And people won’t even notice that the bigger fish got away in the bargain.

  • Mithi river
    Jun 02, 2015 20:48 IST

    Pots calling the kettles black

    Sena seems to be caught between the horns of a terrible dilemma, particularly with regard to BJP.

  • Amit Shah
    May 26, 2015 21:59 IST

    Hey Ram! We need better netas

    I truly run out of words - except to appeal to Lords Rama and Krishna to give us better netas with more intelligent repartee than we have had in years.

  • May 19, 2015 22:12 IST

    Nagpur’s moment in the sun

    Nearly a decade later, Nagpur had its revenge: It was the only city in the country that did not report a downturn in 2008 when the world, including New York, was going bust. Fire cracker sales were at an all-time high that year.

  • Nitin Gadkari
    May 12, 2015 20:11 IST

    Mr Gadkari, think before you leak

    Gadkari has such wonderful advice for farmers — use your urine to irrigate your crops. After all, he collects his urine in cans to water organic vegetables at his Lutyens bungalow in New Delhi with remarkable results. Should the farmers take that advice seriously? Hmm...

  • Sharad Pawar
    May 05, 2015 21:11 IST

    Macho men no longer in India?

    Nearly one year into the Modi sarkar and six months of the BJP-led government in Maharashtra, there seems to be a sudden dearth of leadership in India.

  • crop
    Apr 28, 2015 20:33 IST

    A farmers’ Russian roulette

    I wonder what purpose Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s visit (on April 30) to these regions is really going to serve — except to score some political brownie points against the BJP, which has already lost the plot so far as farmers are concerned.

  • Nitin Gadkari
    Apr 21, 2015 22:51 IST

    Of Gods and governments

    When Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi heaps sarcasm on Union minister Nitin Gadkari, I feel quite sorry for my long-standing friend from my hometown of Nagpur.

  • Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut
    Apr 14, 2015 21:33 IST

    Shiv Sena and AIMIM need some gentle reminding

    I wonder if the Sena and the AIMIM know that Bal Thackeray was the first person ever in India to lose his voting rights and that to contest elections for hate speeches he had made during a 1987 byelection to Vile Parle.