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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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UPDATE 4-Obama ends day of Indian pageantry with $4 billion pledge

UPDATE 4-Obama ends day of Indian pageantry with $4 billion pledge

* Modi and Obama strike warm tone during India visit * Trade ties still fragile * Deals signed, including in nuclear power sector * U.S.-India cooperation on Islamic State discussed… Read more »

Will the India-US nuclear deal work?

Will the India-US nuclear deal work?

26 January 2015 Last updated at 07:13 ET Article written by Soutik Biswas Delhi correspondent More from Soutik The Kudankulam nuclear plant in India’s Tamil Nadu state began producing electricity… Read more »

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Tap investment for socio-economic growth: Kerala Governor Justice P Sathasivam

Tap investment for socio-economic growth: Kerala Governor Justice P Sathasivam

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Joining the nation in celebrating the 66th Republic Day, Kerala Governor Justice P Sathasivam today asked the state government to come out with innovative models of development to utilise… Read more »

E-commerce: Taxing times for Flipkart, others, as Kerala slaps Rs 54-crore penalty

E-commerce: Taxing times for Flipkart, others, as Kerala slaps Rs 54-crore penalty

CLOSE on the heels of Karnataka government’s decision to ban Amazon’s Indian arm from selling electronics and a few other select products from its warehouses situated in the state, the… 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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