Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde visits the site of the twin blasts at Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad—AFP

Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde visits the site of the twin blasts at Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad—AFP

Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde visits the site of the twin blasts at Dilsukhnagar, Hyderabad—AFP

Mumbai

An unquestionably authentic verdict is fundamental as much for democracy as it is for political parties that win with spectacular success.

The media as news often triggers a compost heap of interpretations. One wants to read events both as forms of action and as modes of thought.