Sadhus walk in a procession towards Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati—AFP

Sadhus walk in a procession towards Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati—AFP

Sadhus walk in a procession towards Sangam, the confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati—AFP

The “Budgetometer” and its elsewhere equivalent played the real hero — caught in between the ecstatic urge to give a 10-plus and the understandably unreasonable rush in search of a negative score, it

Listening to Suresh Prabhu presenting the Railway Budget, I wondered whether he was really promising to bring back the halcyon days of luxury on the rails. But no, he can’t and won’t.