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Story Posted on 07-10-2016

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Air Force Day, Indian Air Force

When the house of Air Chief Marshal Raha reverberated with the national anthem

The steely will of our warriors was evident - the radiant faces of our officers and their proud spouses made it clear we are winners.

SPORTS

 |   Long-form
Golf

What Ryder Cup 2016 will be remembered for

The inherent unpredictability of golf and its turns and twists were perfectly played out.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read
Finance Ministry, Amnesty schemes, Arun Jaitley, Black Money

Despite $10 billion in tax net, Modi sarkar's amnesty is a colossal failure

Recommendations by the Special Investigation Team on black money must set the next course for the battle against the malaise.

POLITICS

 |  Bite Soldier  |  6-minute read
Nawaz Sharif, Indian Army, Narendra Modi, Surgical strikes

[Exclusive] Inside story of India's daring surgical strikes against Pakistan

It was a near-perfect, textbook operation filmed on helmet-mounted cameras used by commandos.

SPORTS

 |   Long-form
BCCI, Anurag Thakur, RM Lodha, Lodha panel

Why is BCCI defying Lodha panel?

If the recommendations become an overreach, instead of clearing the game of evil influences they will leave it debilitated.

MONEY

 |  3-minute read
Digital technology, Digital India

World Economic Forum: India has to be cautious in its technology leap

There is no point of digitisation if it does not have an impact.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Press Freedom, Kashmir Unrest, Mehbooba Mufti

Ban on daily 'Kashmir Reader' marks worst-ever media gag in Valley

It seems to be the brainchild of J&K state government under CM Mehbooba Mufti.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Khushwant Singh, Sardar jokes

Sardar jokes are no laughing matter

There is a thin line between fun and offence and it often gets blurred.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Doordarshan, Sci-Fi, Indradhanush

Story behind Indradhanush: India's first iconic sci-fi TV show

It featured Karan Johar, Ashutosh Gowarikar, Urmila Matondkar and Akshay Anandd - none of whom was a celebrity at the time.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read