The last public picture of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi with his wife Sonia Gandhi alongside that of Rajesh Khanna published on the front page of most national dailies on May 21, 1991 remains part of the recollection of a large number of people in the capital. Read more

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There are very few people who leave their mark on our lives. There are fewer who leave their imprint on history. Read more

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Last week’s high political drama, which resulted in, Anna Hazare finally breaking his fast has shown up sharp divisions within the ruling Congress party. Read more

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There have been very few political leaders in our country who have had clarity on various issues. Read more

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The sensational disclosure about the possible bugging of finance minister Pranab Mukherjee’s office is obviously not a very simple happening but it has several dimensions to it. Read more

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Arjun Singh was one of the most controversial politicians of our times. There were people who liked him or hated him but one thing was sure that no one could ignore him. Read more

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There is nobody who went to Doon School in the last 50 years who did not know him. There is hardly anybody in Dehra Dun who had not known him or had not heard of him. There is hardly anyone associated with public school education who did not know him or had not heard of him. Read more

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The countdown of the Commonwealth Games has started. There are hardly 70 days left for the big event to happen and the way things are moving it will be extremely surprising if all ends well. I for one would want the Games to be held given that the country’s prestige is involved and thousands of crores have been spent in building the infrastructure and doing up the Capital. Read more

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Two crucial questions regarding the Bhopal Gas leakage case continue to remain unanswered even after the group of ministers deliberated on the subject amidst demands for increased remuneration for the victims and extradition of former Union Carbide Chairman, Warren Anderson. Read more

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A lot has been written about jinxed houses in the Capital. But not many people know that there is a bungalow in Lutyen’s Delhi where three Prime Ministers have stayed. Read more

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