Madan Sabnavis The Indian Express Group

Madan Sabnavis-

Should gold loans be banned?

Friday 30 November '12

Gold remains an important source of financing for individuals and SMEs.
The enduring metal

Saturday 23 October '10

Gold prices will rise as long as the dollar weakens.
Country, ball by ball

Tuesday 18 September '07

Cricket, whether is the Test, One-day or Twenty-20 variety, is always the flavour of the season in India.
Calling the call centre

Wednesday 8 August '07

They wish you a nice day... right after destroying every prospect of it
Do we need a president?

Friday 29 June '07

Come to think about it seriously, we don’t
We, the people...

Monday 9 April '07

Our sense of democracy, freedom and justice is amazing and can sometimes border on the hilarious.
You’ve been had!

Wednesday 13 September '06

What is the similarity between a person emerging from an airport, getting into a cab and ending up being charged more than he should...


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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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