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When Gavel Breaks,  Gun Fires
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When Gavel Breaks, Gun Fires

December 7, 2019

Yesterday at an ungodly hour, four ungodly men were shot dead by the Telangana Police. All hailed it as justice served. A justice of biblical proportions in modern times, as the line from the Old Testament reads, “Eye for eye, tooth for tooth.” So yes, ancient style of justice was delivered in modern times and…

Taming the Social Media !
Columns, Over A Cup of Evening Tea

Taming the Social Media !

December 6, 2019

By Dr. K. Javeed Nayeem, MD It is reported that our Government is considering the idea of bringing in measures that will ensure that the identity and phone number of the first person who creates and sends a message on WhatsApp remains encrypted in the message. This will be on the lines of the EXIF…

Pet Talk
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Pet Talk

December 4, 2019

In this week’s Pet Talk, Maneka tells about the reasons for pancreas swelling, sudden drooling & coughing in dogs By Maneka Gandhi My puppy was diagnosed with a swollen pancreas, is it normal? What could be the causes? Pancreas swelling in puppies often occurs when the puppy over eats, or may sometimes occur due to…

About the tyranny of er… Others
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About the tyranny of er… Others

December 3, 2019

By TJS George This week, I shall plagiarise. Without shame.  I shall reproduce whole sentences from a book review in the Financial Times of London because they are sentences that sum up our lives here in our country.  The book is How To Be A Dictator by Frank Dikotter and the reviewer is Tony Barber,…

Crotch-Crushers & Smart Clothes
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Crotch-Crushers & Smart Clothes

November 30, 2019

I have been wearing the same tailored trousers for a few years now and thought it was time to update my wardrobe to the latest trends.  So on a recent visit to Bengaluru my friend Zaki became my sartorial guide. He took me to a shop called TexMart behind Commercial Street. They had many international…

What Kautilya says about juvenile crimes?
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What Kautilya says about juvenile crimes?

November 30, 2019

By Prof. A.V. Narasimha Murthy, former Head, Department of Ancient History & Archaeology, University of Mysore We are all concerned about juvenile crimes. But many organisations that want to save juveniles from taking the crime path are helpless because this problem is so huge and spread all over the world. The Police have to make…

Of Village-Shy Doctors !
Columns, Over A Cup of Evening Tea

Of Village-Shy Doctors !

November 29, 2019

By Dr. K. Javeed Nayeem, MD A report in my morning newspaper today says that the Government is finding it increasingly difficult to recruit doctors who are willing to serve in rural areas. The current scenario in our country where unemployment is rampant is that whenever the Government announces the openings even for some very…

Pet Talk
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Pet Talk

November 27, 2019

In this week’s Pet Talk, Maneka explains about bathing rabbit, rehydrating a bird and what an unqualified person can do for a healthy delivery of puppies By Maneka Gandhi What is something people do with their cats that they should absolutely not be doing? • Never declaw a cat. It is inhumane and torture for…

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