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India needs a modern Parliament, but not at cost of its majestic past

When Prime Minister Narendra Modi entered Parliament in May 2014 as a first-term MP and Prime Minister, he fell on his feet and touched the steps with his forehead. It was a gesture that is…

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Can we have angel investors footing JNU’s hostel fees?

Dear Ominously Successful Industrialist/Businessman/Entrepreneur, Do you know how difficult it is to get a ‘normal’ picture of Jawaharlal Nehru University if you search for ‘JNU’ in an image search engine like Google? You would be forgiven…

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Venice — the Menace

Venice is sinking. The famed tourist destination is going underwater in historic floods, raising alarm across the world among cultural and literary cognoscenti and students and purveyors of travel and history. The American humorist Robert…

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