Jugal R Purohit

OPEN TO OPINION

@JRPur

The writer is a senior special correspondent for India Today.

LIFE

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The truth about anchoring on TV

Most people feel that by anchoring, a journalist has 'arrived'.

VOICES

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What I learnt about Chennai as I braved Cyclone Vardah

By the early hours of December 12, the signs were ominous.

POLITICS

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Why celebrate 1971 War victory over Pakistan when we have failed our heroes?

Is it fair to discriminate against these men and women?

POLITICS

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When we shot India and China's armies over explosives, chicken curry and roti

A ground report from the Army's Foreign Training Node's joint military exercise with Beijing's PLA.

POLITICS

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OROP: Ex-serviceman's death shows our disregard for veterans

Last November, when the scheme was operationalised, protesting veterans declared it 'handicapped'.

POLITICS

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Modi government must see OROP through

It's too emotive an issue for any disinformation or anomaly in its execution to be vexing the veterans.

POLITICS

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Abhishek Verma: The aspiring arms dealer who wants to sell cola

He broke into the news cycle again last week when revelations were made about him allegedly honey-trapping Varun Gandhi.

POLITICS

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Reporter's diary: When India claimed 'surgical strikes'

I must admit, I was impressed by the stealth the government managed to achieve.

POLITICS

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Uri attack: Options ahead of India and why Pakistan must worry

I have little doubt about the capability and expertise of our armed forces, but there, of course, will be a price to pay.

POLITICS

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Cauvery crisis: Notes from the ground

By the time we started our return journey to Bangalore, a day before the Tamil Nadu bandh, a reality check awaited us.