Johnson T A The Indian Express Group

Johnson T A-

In old-style rather than AAP politics in Karnataka, Congress matches BJP

Tuesday 7 January '14

The story with the BJP welcoming B S Yeddyurappa back into its fold is the same.
Accused abroad, LeT plot case hits dead end

Friday 20 December '13

These five aged above 40 hail from Hyderabad and have cases in Andhra as well.
Arrested dentist says ‘Motu Doctor’ not his cousin Sabeel

Wednesday 4 December '13

Imran also denies he or Sabeel were involved in LeT terror plot.
Arrested dentist says ‘Motu Doctor’ not his cousin, denies role in LeT plot

Wednesday 4 December '13

Investigators, however, claimed Imran and Sabeel were cousins first and in-laws later.
‘LeT terror plot’: Brother-in-law of Glasgow bomber held

Saturday 30 November '13

August 2012 plot involved alleged recruitment of radical Muslim youths for terrorist activities.
First glitch in Mars mission, ISRO bid to raise orbit fails

Tuesday 12 November '13

The agency has proposed a supplementary firing of the engine on Tuesday.
ISRO's PSLV delivers a 'near perfect' launch of India's first Mars mission

Wednesday 6 November '13

25th successful mission for PSLV; Mangalyaan set to reach Mars orbit on Sept 24 next year.
India to launch its Mars mission today; ISRO calls it a 'turning point' for country

Tuesday 5 November '13

Mangalyaan: PSLV C 25 lifts off at 2.38 this afternoon; it will enter the orbit of Mars in Sept 2014.
'Mission not in conflict with GSLV development'

Tuesday 5 November '13

There is even talk that Chandrayaan mission is a political tool going into the election season.
For ISRO, chance to hide GSLV failures

Tuesday 5 November '13

ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said that the GSLV is set to be tested again on December 15.
Chennai man helped crack BJP office blast case

Monday 7 October '13

The motorcycle, a TVS Suzuki Max 100 R, was used to plant the bomb.
India's Mars mission: The countdown begins for ISRO's voyage to the Red Planet

Sunday 6 October '13

The 299-day voyage to Mars, set to launch on October 28, is also a leap of faith for ISRO.
Kenya terror attack: 'He would have lived if he knew name of Prophet's mother'

Wednesday 25 September '13

B N Sudarshan was among those killed in the Nairobi terror attack.
Lone witness to mother’s murder in 1998, he sees story unfold again

Monday 23 September '13

Over the years, Anantharam and Girija’s fears over the safety of their adopted son has reduced.
Bhatkal's grilling reveals IM is way ahead of security agencies in tech use

Monday 16 September '13

Encryption of messages, use of GPRS phones are among the methods used by Yasin and company.
How Karnataka lab helped nail two of the accused

Saturday 14 September '13

In the gangrape case, forensic dentists were able to link two of the accused to the crime by comparing the arrangement of their teeth
Yasin Bhatkal's aide flown to Mangalore, identifies IM's 'bomb lab'

Thursday 12 September '13

Asadullah used the apartment as a base to travel to Hyderabad to plant the bombs.
'Yasin admits to role in 2010 Chinnaswamy Stadium blasts'

Wednesday 11 September '13

He has, however, not been forthcoming on the source of explosives for the blasts in Bangalore and other places.
2006 meeting with Ilyas Kashmiri sent Yasin down jihad path: Investigators

Sunday 8 September '13

Suspected to be dead, Kashmiri was a Pakistan-based al-Qaeda commander, indicted by the FBI in 2009.
‘Yasin was in touch with youth outfits from Kerala, Karnataka’

Thursday 5 September '13

Bhatkal’s interrogation revealed that he would frequently meet members of the National Development Front (NDF) in Kerala.


The Big Debate
Pratap Bhanu MehtaYou, the UPA, destroyed roads, airlines, power, education, industry, employment… you rocked the financial boat, you came for freedom, you legitimised being corrupt. But we did not speak out. Remember, we do have the vote. Pratap Bhanu Mehta While we were silent, July 11 Comments
The Big Debate
Pawan KheraReally, Mr Mehta? Much that I enjoy your sophomoric enthusiasm, your assertions are hurried and inaccurate. The UPA didn't aim to silence people. The UPA heard what the people spoke. Pawan Khera Imagining a silence, missing the point, July 19 Comments
The Big Debate
Shekhar GuptaNever in India's history has the economic discourse been so one-sided. Povertarianism, has become a part of our holy national consensus. Shekhar Gupta National Interest: The deformists, July 20 Comments
The Big Debate
Shashi TharoorI respect Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, but find their diatribes sweepingly denunciatory. They have failed to notice today's India boasts a thriving, entrepreneurial and globalised economy. Shashi Tharoor Note to UPA-bashers, July 23 Comments
The Big Debate
Shashi TharoorPawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments
The Big Debate