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The Quakers who caused a global crash

The Quakers who caused a global crash

In the two generations following the publication of Adam Smith‘s Wealth of Nations Britain underwent an economic and technological transformation so thorough that it was almost immediately christened the… Read more »

Two gritty little drives

Two gritty little drives

Imagine someone driving around the Indian peninsula — from Mumbai to Mumbai via Kanyakumari, Kolkata and Nainital. The trip takes 90 days. Now imagine that the person is… Read more »

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No Country For Countrymen

No Country For Countrymen

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been trying for years to make us believe that agriculture is a vast marshland in which a huge population is stuck ankle- to neck-deep and… Read more »

A State Of Stasis

A State Of Stasis

“Nothing turns out to be so oppressive and unjust as a feeble government.”  —Edmund Burke Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790) As political India hobbles on towards… Read more »

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Vidya Athreya

Vidya Athreya

Tell us about Ajoba. In 2009, Ajoba was rescued in Ahmednagar district and I put a radio collar around his neck when he was released. He was the first… Read more »

‘I See Snowden As A Freedom Fighter’

‘I See Snowden As A Freedom Fighter’

For decades, Pakistan-born British journalist, author and filmmaker Tariq Ali has been one of the best-known critics of US policies. He came into international prominence during the 1960s for taking… Read more »

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Inside India: Focusing on the Fiscal Deficit Is Bad for India’s Economy

Inside India: Focusing on the Fiscal Deficit Is Bad for India’s Economy

Commentary By Geeta Anand CONNECT It’s time to stop talking about the budget deficit. The prime minister’s financial team has been emphatic in saying they won’t let the budget gap… Read more »

Russia appreciates India’s stand against sanctions

Russia appreciates India’s stand against sanctions

New Delhi: Amid Western threats to impose tougher sanctions on Russia over Ukraine, Moscow on Friday appreciated India`s stand and said both countries stood for “non-interference in the domestic affairs”… Read more »

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European sofa brand hits Kerala market

European sofa brand hits Kerala market

European sofa brands that set international standards in luxury, design and technical perfection are conquering Kerala’s premium furniture market. Demand for these luxury sofas are increasing owing to their durability… Read more »

Ball of fire strikes Kerala, meteorite suspected

Ball of fire strikes Kerala, meteorite suspected

Kochi: Panic gripped the central Kerala as a huge ball of fire was spotted falling from the sky at night on Friday. Though no confirmed reports have come in, it… Read more »

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Karbonn Titanium S9 IPS launched at Rs 19,990

Karbonn Titanium S9 IPS launched at Rs 19,990

Handset manufacturer Karbonn on Friday introduced Karbonn Titanium S9 smartphone, its flagship device, priced at Rs 19,900. Karbonn’s flagship device is powered by a Mediatek chipset enabled 1.2 GHz Quad… Read more »

Robotic soldiers working in groups to be reality by 2023: DRDO chief

Robotic soldiers working in groups to be reality by 2023: DRDO chief

Robotic soldiers that work in groups could be a reality in a decade from now, according to Avinash Chander, Scientific… Read more »

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