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DEAR PRIYANKA !YOUR DAD WAS NO ANGEL.HE LET INDIA DOWN-by R Jagannathan

It is not unusual for daughters to think of their fathers as heroes. It is, if anything, downright normal. So one can understand why Priyanka Vadra Gandhi was miffed when she was told (wrongly, one must note) that Narendra Modi … Continue reading

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FEAR AND LOATHING IN LUTYEN’S DELHI-Tavleen Singh 

Intimations of a New Establishment and the Return of Real India   STATE SPLENDOUR Guards patrol the Rashtrapati Bhavan, designed by Edwin Lutyens (Photo: WALLACE KIRKLAND/THE LIFE IMAGE COLLECTIONS/GETTY IMAGES) As I begin this essay on the feudal nature of … Continue reading

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SONIA GANDHI -CAT AMONG THE PIGEON

Commentary/Varsha Bhosle Cat among the pigeons In the last seven years, I have more or less kept off Sonia Gandhi. As far as I was concerned, she was the Italian widow of an Indian Airlines pilot who, by an idiosyncrasy … Continue reading

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