A helicopter leaves a trail of smoke as it flies during a rehearsal of the Aero India 2013 in Bengaluru-PTI

A helicopter leaves a trail of smoke as it flies during a rehearsal of the Aero India 2013 in Bengaluru-PTI

A helicopter leaves a trail of smoke as it flies during a rehearsal of the Aero India 2013 in Bengaluru-PTI

Ideas

Nothing illustrates the cost of wantonly discarding democracy and handing over the government to unelected officials than the case of Uttarakhand.

An aspect of the ongoing AgustaWestland scandal that has drawn the loudest blood-lust at the gladiators’ circus called Twitter is the Rs 50 crore that middlemen are reported to have earmarked for “man