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The Honesty Trap

Friday 27 September '13

What cities throw up in their Lost & Found
Staking it Out

Saturday 17 August '13

Riverside camping for a rainy day
Kings and Queens on Sale

Friday 19 April '13

India’s first chess league starts a trend in Pune.
Summer Chills

Saturday 6 April '13

Hot-weather treats add some drama to Pune’s moderate climate.
Try and Dry

Friday 22 March '13

The drought opens a floodgate of alternative Holi ideas.
Bane Street

Friday 8 March '13

An MG Marg elsewhere is an example for our MG Road.
Some for the Road

Saturday 23 February '13

Transport companies have miles to go to meet the city’s new needs.
Animal Song

Friday 8 February '13

Growing pet culture opens up new possibilities for both animals and humans.
Wary of the ‘W’ word

Saturday 26 January '13

The public’s split personality likes to keep seeing women as girls so that they can continue to control them.
A New Window

Saturday 29 December '12

When it comes to getting routine clerical works done, politeness and a pleasant smile can work wonders
Building Blocks

Friday 30 November '12

A casual conversation on Pune’s shifting contours wandered onto ABC Farms last week.
Kitchen Capers

Saturday 24 November '12

Last weekend was full of vexation.
Paper Maze

Friday 19 October '12

Eight months ago, a rather elusive quest led me to a shabby little building in Shivajinagar.
Comic timing

Friday 21 September '12

A popular club in Pune hosted the first in a planned series of live comic nights last Wednesday, ushering in a new era and level of recreation.
Distance Learning

Friday 7 September '12

What do you get when you throw thousands of youngsters into an educational hub for a chunk of their formative years?
What if Dahi Handi was an Olympic Sport?

Saturday 18 August '12

Indian athletes are given far too much grief every time the Olympics come around.
A Spoonful of search

Friday 10 August '12

The virtual world has made our hunt for a perfect eatery easy as well as complex
Flower Power

Friday 20 July '12

Gajra sellers might be a rare sight in other cities but not in Pune
Flat notes

Friday 22 June '12

If there’s anything more exhausting than moving to a new house, it’s locating a new house
Flat notes

Friday 22 June '12

If there’s anything more exhausting than moving to a new house, it’s locating a new house


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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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