Khushwant Singh

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    Jan 09, 2009 22:15 ISTWith Malice Towards One And All

    A first lady for all seasons

    Gursharan Kaur released Songs of the Gurus (Penguin/Ravi Dayal) by Arpana Caur and me at Delhi’s Le Meridien. As expected, there was a large turnout, not because of the book but to have her darshan and hear her speak, writes Khushwant Singh.

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    Oct 31, 2008 21:54 ISTWith malice towards...

    The many faces of Goonda Raj

    The way our governments have handled men and women who assumed they were above the law can only be described as inept and lacking in foresight, writes Khushwant Singh.

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    Sep 12, 2008 22:44 ISTWith Malice Towards...

    Pride of a nation

    My first impression about KK Birla was that he was a very courteous man. More so after the boorish manner in which I was booted out of my job by the Jains, whose Illustrated Weekly of India I had edited for nine long years, recalls Khushwant Singh.

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    Aug 29, 2008 21:01 ISTWith Malice Towards...

    No one will write to the General

    May God be your protector Mr Musharraf. Your almost nine-year autocratic rule has come to an inglorious end. It was wise of you to step down before they impeached you, writes Khushwant Singh.

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    Jul 25, 2008 22:33 ISTWith Malice Towards One...

    Objection overruled

    I have done my very best to understand the Left's objections to government’s proposed nuclear deal with the United States. I have failed to do so, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Jul 11, 2008 22:20 ISTWith Malice Towards One And All

    Forms of protest

    It is time we evolved a code of conduct for the guidance of those who wish to register their disagreement with the state of affairs, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Jun 27, 2008 22:54 ISTWith malice towards one and all

    Highway Blues

    What we need urgently is not dual highways but four, preferably six roads running parallel to each other and reserved for vehicles depending on their speed, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Jun 06, 2008 23:13 ISTWith Malice Towards One And All

    A new star on the southern horizon

    Though he has a tongue-twister of a name, you better familiarise yourself with it: Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • May 30, 2008 21:00 IST

    Mayawati and the Dalit resurgence

    Will Mayawati be able to become Prime Minister of India as some are speculating? In India everything is possible. Khushwant Singh examines...

  • May 16, 2008 22:06 IST

    What’s the face to a name?

    We don’t have the foggiest idea what the great teachers of religions looked like. There were no cameras in those days; nor had any of them had a portrait made of himself, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • May 23, 2008 21:01 IST

    India & Pak: Corruption tales

    While India indulges in character assassination; Pakistanis dispense with niceties like characters and get down to assassination, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • May 02, 2008 23:14 ISTWith malice towards one and all

    Unforeseeable future

    If astrologers can’t foresee their own tomorrows, they must concede they cannot forecast what the future holds for others, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Apr 25, 2008 21:12 IST

    Opportunity for Rahul

    Never take the words of an Indian politician at face value; try and find out why he uttered them at that particular point of time and what he hoped to gain, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Apr 18, 2008 22:43 ISTWith Malice Towards One and All

    Price rise, fall next?

    We have experience of the fall of a government due to rise in the price of onions: it had gone beyond the means of the poor millions who form the vast majority of our population, writes Khushwant Singh.

  • Dec 07, 2007 22:53 IST

    They are coming, the Taliban

    The rapid increase in cadres and influence of the Taliban should be a matter of serious concern to everybody, particularly to us Indians, writes Khushwant Singh.