Inder Malhotra

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Inder Malhotra

A cascade of national shame

Judging by what has happened in this country during recent days, it would seem that we Indians are living in what the Chinese would call “interesting times”.

A rejig to propel BJP

Between them, newspaper headlines on Monday “PM inducts go-getters & vote-getters”; “PM balances caste, merit” (why has the regional factor been left out?); “Modi expands cabinet, shrinks some ministe

Dynasty in the dumps

If nothing succeeds like success, nothing fails like failure either.

Prime Minister’s power trip

Civilian nuclear cooperation was an important item on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s agenda during his brisk summit-level diplomacy in September.

Made in US

For reasons too obvious to need spelling out, world attention is currently focused on Gaza and the intolerably disproportionate use of force by Israel in return for rockets fired on Israeli towns by Hamas, an obnoxious militant organisation also deserving condemnation.

Perhaps my strong emotional response to the Ferguson case in distant St.

Viswanathan Anand has for the second year running been outclassed in the World Chess Championship by a player nearly 20 years his younger.