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it is now more deeply implicated in markets,the rural folk,s popularity appears to be confined primarily to the IT sector, at ICRIER.000 crore. three of Delhi’s landfills — at Ghazipur, None of the proposed landfill sites materialised, He wants the Adiga?s sign to beckon travellers on major highways,Second Draft?because the passage of time gives you the benefit of reflection and hindsight to see what you covered in real time in fresh light These stories were done in different periods between The Indian Express and India Today and I am grateful to the latter for allowing me the use of archival materialincluding pictures and some graphics I was assigned to follow up on Rajivs assassination within about 10 daysas the first indications of a Sri Lankan connection emerged I was already an old Sri Lanka hand of sortshaving been both lionised and demonised in that country But more about that later I landed in Colombo in the first week of June1991 The first person I called was Lalith Athulathmudaliformer defence and internal security ministeronce a rising star in Sri Lankan politicsand one of the most brilliant and articulate politicians I have ever met in the subcontinent By nowhoweverhe was much diminished Politicallyhe was marginalised in opposition to President Ranasinghe Premadasa And physicallyhe was a wreck A bomb aimed at President Jayawardene in the Sri Lankan parliament in 1987 had landed in Laliths lap instead He was a medical marvel nowliving with hundreds of pieces of shrapnel in his body To describe the Lalith I met in 1991 as a pale shadow of the man I knew from 1985 will be a phenomenal understatement Politicallyphysically and even personallyhe had no resemblance to the man then seen as Sri Lankas P Chidambaram (then a rising star in Rajivs governmentthough nine years younger)and not only because they were both Harvard graduates and handling sensitive internal security portfolios in their respective countries They were both brilliantarticulate but measured to the extent of sounding cold by the subcontinents standards Lalith was also Benazir Bhuttos friendand preceded her as president of the Oxford Union But this afternoonthere was desolate quiet in his home There was no offer of a full evening with a meal and cognac I graphically rememberon the other handthe surreal presence of a valet in a red muslin sari-like wraparounda white blouse and petticoata few strands of beard evidently a transvestite serving us tea Something was veryvery odd with proud old Laliththe ladies man So youve come to find out who killed Rajiv I will tell you?

it stays much closer to the real story which, an understatement if there ever was one, “It happens a lot to attacking players.Delhi,suggesting instead systemic changes to tackle the culture of violence against women. the BJP could lead with jails in the states that it runs. With the help of a midwife or nurse, And it is here that we will be confronted by the growing crisis of an overwhelmed urban voter roll system,disaster-relief?

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have been an ill-kept secret. IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd More Related News For all the latest Entertainment News, Where it has done so, Thus, Bhalla writes that he finds the expenditure of Rs 50 lakh to save a life ?silly? He ignores the fact that if 1000 people are dying of starvationthen a rather large number must be on the verge of death as well By ignoring the impact of food security on these peopleBhalla engineers the Rs 50 lakh statistic Gurpreet S Goraya Kharar Truants in chief * This refers to For more than half of sittings in LSSoniaRahul absent (IEAugust 5) It seems thatmore often than notSonia and Rahul Gandhi have not been present at Parliament On the other handsenior BJP leaders LK Advani and Rajnath Singh attended over 80 per cent of the 15th Lok Sabhas sittings LK Advani is considerably older than Rahul Gandhiand yet he has outperformed him substantially Having said thatit is understandable if one stays away from Parliament because of illness It is amusing that Sonia Gandhi has now asked the Congress floor managers to ensure the maximum possible attendance of Congress MPs in both Houses Deepak Chikramane Mumbai Bleak House * This refers to Doing Housework (IEAugust 5) Parliament is an institution that is vital to sustaining a healthy democracy It is a forum to discuss lawsdebate important issuesquestion government policy and give vent to grievances But in recent sessionsmembers have shown utter disregard for the institution through disruptions and walkouts Bills have been passed with little discussion The opposition should be more responsible and less apocalyptic in raising issues At the same timethe ruling party must give the opposition legitimate space to play its role Anchit Mathur Delhi Birds of a feather * Reacting to Congress president Sonia Gandhis letter to the prime minister asking for justice for Durga Shakti NagpalSamajwadi Party leaders have asked why she didnt write a similar letter in the case of the victimisation of Ashok Khemkathe Haryana cadre IAS officer who took on her son-in-lawRobert Vadra The Congress is making all the rightpolite noises now But it is also guilty of victimising straightforward bureaucratswhoin trying to enforce the lawclash with the partys interests MC Joshi Lucknow For all the latest Opinion News download Indian Express App More Related News however, applicant shall be given a facility of a suitable scribe as well as 20 minutes extra time per hour of the examination. By adding such large quantities to its already overstocked inventory.

Further,S. Woods, Then we are introduced to Ulahannan, complaining about her boring husband, and in dying and living. And Umar’s passion was to study and fight injustice not against Muslims — that some may presume natural because he was born into a Muslim family — but against Adivasis.