Wednesday, August 22, 2018

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North India against drugs

Mere policing solves only half the problem

Vinesh wins gold

Two years after horrible injury, Haryana wrestler shines

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Junking the Gadgil report

People of Kerala pay a hefty price for apathy

A not-so white revolution

Milk adulteration in Punjab a dark spot

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A soldier’s security cover

A soldier’s security cover

by Lt Gen Raj Kadyan (Retd)

Without AFSPA, the Army will be at the mercy of malevolent forces

Modi’s MSP hike to face hurdle in WTO

Modi’s MSP hike to face hurdle in WTO

by Devinder Sharma

At the heart of the dispute is the fact that input prices have quadrupled but the subsidy of 10 per cent on crop price has remained static for 20 years.

Another Independence Day, another jumla

Another Independence Day, another jumla

by Partap Singh Bajwa

Prime Minister Modi smartly dodged the key question on how to define the production cost. The government does not use the C2 formula, but a calculation that only includes input costs and family labour — a formula known as A2+FL.

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Man who spread Babasaheb’s message abroad

by Raja Sekhar Vundru

A tribute to Raju Kamble, instrumental in consolidating the Dalit diaspora in East Asia and the West. His exertions contributed to Ambedkarites, here and abroad, having reached a stage where they can effectively fight discrimination.

The Afghanistan endgame

by Vivek Katju

The US must consider action across the Durand Line to coax Pak to change its policy

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Freedom has a colour: blood-red

Freedom has a colour: blood-red

by Col HP Singh (retd)

While browsing through the Independence Day euphoria on social media, I came across a man’s photograph in hospital attire with medical apparatus deployed all around.

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Puris, pakoras & golf, all so fauji!

by Col Avnish Sharma (retd)

Free as a bird, at last

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Thought for the day

A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of coloured ribbon. — Napolean Bonaparte

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This day, that year

Lahore, Thursday, August 22, 1918

The Danger of Rejection.

A Fallacy.