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Rajinder Puri
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Rajinder Puri

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A Level Playing Field

A Level Playing Field

Aug 30, 2010 Rajinder Puri

Why single out cricketers for blame? It is better to accept the simple truth that cricket is no longer a...

Chinese Sweet And Sour

Chinese Sweet And Sour

Aug 27, 2010 Rajinder Puri

Unless attitudes change New Delhi should minimize diplomatic contact with Islamabad and cut trade ties with...

Double Fault

Double Fault

Aug 20, 2010 Rajinder Puri

Indian tennis stars have shamed the nation. They have threatened to pull out of the Commonwealth Games simply...

Order Out Of Chaos

Order Out Of Chaos

Dec 15, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The stupidity of the government in its handling of the Telangana crisis is welcome. It just might ignite...

Is There A Case For Small States?

Is There A Case For Small States?

Dec 09, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Any rational reorganization of the nation into smaller states would give India around 50 states. Do small...

The Blind Talking To The Deaf

The Blind Talking To The Deaf

Dec 08, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Claude Arpi’s book exposes the painful repetitiveness of all contacts between China and Tibet, between...

Liberhan’s Lapses

Liberhan’s Lapses

Nov 25, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The Justice Liberhan Commission after 48 extensions was a mountainous enterprise. But this mountain after 17...

Which World Does Justice Liberhan Inhabit?

Which World Does Justice Liberhan Inhabit?

Nov 23, 2009 Rajinder Puri

His report has gone out of its way to exonerate the Narasimha Rao government of responsibility for the...

Behind Closed Doors

Behind Closed Doors

Nov 19, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The recent Obama-Hu summit makes India's concerns on China real and urgent. It remains to be seen how Prime...

Hobson's Choice

Hobson's Choice

Nov 16, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The cover-up in the Madhu Koda mining case already seems to have begun. But, it is so crude and brazen that...

An Open Letter To Pranab Mukherjee

An Open Letter To Pranab Mukherjee

Nov 12, 2009 Rajinder Puri

There are startling similarities and important differences between the Jain Hawala case and the Koda case....

It Ain't Over...Yet

It Ain't Over...Yet

Nov 10, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Despite the faith in the power of the RSS -- and its all-powerful chief Mohan Bhagwat -- that the BJP rank...

Look Ma, Democracy Has No Clothes!

Look Ma, Democracy Has No Clothes!

Nov 05, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Lack of governance, the trampling of Constitutional and legal norms, the brazen corruption, the mounting...

The Bogey Of UN Resolutions

The Bogey Of UN Resolutions

Oct 29, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The Hurriyat leaders might recall that before he died Pandit Nehru with the help of Sheikh Abdullah attempted...

Chemotherapy Or Surgery?

Chemotherapy Or Surgery?

Oct 27, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Actually, the troubles besetting the BJP are easy to resolve if its members only had the sense to observe and...

Has Gandhi's Agenda Been Defeated?

Has Gandhi's Agenda Been Defeated?

Oct 02, 2009 Rajinder Puri

Mahatma Gandhi had earlier said that India could be partitioned only over his dead body. The Partition...

Globalisation’s Biggest Victim?

Globalisation’s Biggest Victim?

Sep 29, 2009 Rajinder Puri

If globalisation allows big MNCs to exploit people worldwide how come the nation in which the largest and...

What Is A Credible Nuclear Deterrent?

What Is A Credible Nuclear Deterrent?

Sep 22, 2009 Rajinder Puri

By raising doubts about Pokhran-2, 11 years after the event, whose political agenda are the scientists...

Conspicuous Austerity

Conspicuous Austerity

Sep 15, 2009 Rajinder Puri

“They are travelling by third class instead of first class on air,” he warmed up. “What a joke! Let...

Dynastic Federalism

Dynastic Federalism

Sep 14, 2009 Rajinder Puri

The legislators from Andhra are reinforcing the norms created by the central leadership of the Congress...