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When the price of petrol sears our skin

  I am a loner by choice.  While being a loner has infinitely more advantages for people like me [who do not possess the skills required for successful social interaction], it has quite a few drawbacks too.  One of the … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to 2011

Officially 2011 marks the completion of two decades of liberalisation in India.  Liberalisation gave wings to the country’s economy which had until then been a snail.  Consequently India became the home of many billionaires.  If the private wealth of India’s … Continue reading

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India’s robber barons

  [Cartoon by Keshav, The Hindu, 6 Dec] The month of November revealed too many ugly faces of Indian democracy.  Close on the heels of the Commonwealth scandal came other scams of similar magnitude from Bangalore and Mumbai, and the … Continue reading

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