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The Artist in the Palace

Sunday 1 December '13

Now that the dispute over the palace has been settled, Samarjitsinh plans to convert it into a hotel.
Where Royalty Lives on

Sunday 1 December '13

Inside Vadodara’s Lukshmi Villas Palace, which till now was a disputed property.
‘My man Shah’ in Uttar Pradesh

Wednesday 9 October '13

'My man Shah' in Uttar Pradesh

Wednesday 9 October '13

Almost everything about that speech was factually wrong, as the Twitter world quickly pronounced.
Rahul in Gujarat: BJP’s Hindu-Muslim politics hurting national security, helping Pakistan

Friday 4 October '13

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked the BJP for what he said was politics that banked on the Hindu-Muslim divide.
To me there is no timing for truth, says Rahul

Friday 4 October '13

Rahul Gandhi Thursday said that his mother Sonia Gandhi had told him that his comment criticising the controversial ordinance “strong”.
BJP's Hindu-Muslim politics hurting national security: Rahul Gandhi

Friday 4 October '13

BJP rose in Gujarat riding on the problems within Congress.
To me there is no timing for truth, says Rahul

Friday 4 October '13

Rahul also said he had a right to voice his opinion.
A small step for farmers, stepping stone for Modi

Friday 13 September '13

September has always been a busy month for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
Vanzara letter: A lot between the lines

Friday 6 September '13

While Vanzara has little to lose, a lot is at stake for the political masters he accuses of betraying him
Vanzara letter: A lot between the lines

Friday 6 September '13

So has Vanzara’s “God” changed?
Gujarat loser in vitiated lokayukta tussle

Saturday 10 August '13

The process was vitiated from the beginning, but got confounded in 2010 when the Modi government picked Justice J R Vora from four judges
The other encounter

Sunday 21 July '13

It’s not just in the Ishrat case that the IB’s role has come under a cloud. LEENA MISRA & SATISH JHA look at the 2003 killing of Sadiq Jamal, the first case in which the CBI questioned the intelligenc...
‘Dead commando was deadliest’

Tuesday 16 July '13

The CBI investigations have found that D G Vanzara’s now dead commando, Mohan Lala Kalaswa, had fired 42 rounds from two assault weapons
Dead cop most trigger-happy: CBI

Tuesday 16 July '13

Commando Mohan Lala Kalaswa, who died of cancer in 2007, fired 42 rounds
Before kidnap, Javed made a call to Dubai

Tuesday 16 July '13

Commando Mohan Lala Kalaswa, who died of cancer in 2007, fired 42 rounds
My son was looking after Ishrat Jahan: Gopinath Pillai

Tuesday 9 July '13

The father of Pranesh Pillai alias Javed Shaikh, who was killed along with Ishrat Jahan in an alleged fake encounter by the Gujarat Police
My son was looking after Ishrat, he had promised her father: Gopinath Pillai

Tuesday 9 July '13

The father of Pranesh Pillai alias Javed Shaikh, who was killed along with Ishrat Jahan in an alleged fake encounter by the Gujarat Police in June 2004, has said that he believes his son worked as a p...
Rajinder Kumar: the game changer

Thursday 4 July '13

Intelligence officers work discreetly. Because they deal with sensitive stuff under conditions of extreme secrecy.
CBI to probe Rajinder Kumar's role in Ishrat Jahan encounter case

Wednesday 3 July '13

Rajinder Kumar is the 1979 batch Manipur-Tripura cadre officer.

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