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Sangeetha G.
Dravidian ideology continues to dominate Tamil politics

An era of Dravidian politics in Tamil Nadu may be over with the departure of two towering political figures – J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi – in quick succession.

Kuruvilla Pandikattu
Making room for science & religion

Science and religion often seem mutually exclusive. But researchers say both provide valid paths to knowledge and neural imaging is shedding light on the divide.

Subhash Narayan
CPSEs to soon monetise assets, SAIL, NTPC to take lead

Key public sector enterprises, including SAIL and NTPC, will soon start selling their individual assets such as land and manufacturing units and funds realised thus would be invested in new project

Nirbhay Kumar
FDI figures inflated, distorted: Report

An independent review of FDI into the country has ripped apart government claims of soaring fund flows from overseas.

Yajurvindra Singh
Close-in: Lords of the game

There was hope and then there was despair. A familiar outcome when India plays cricket matches overseas. The 1st Test match at Edgbaston was no different. The setting was perfect for an India win.

Ananda Majumdar
Ruminations: Passing of the golden generation

DMK leader M Karunanidhi’s death signals the eclipse of the second generation of regional satraps, the ones who came after the likes of EVR Naicker, C Annadurai, Bidhan Roy and Sheikh Abdullah — th

DC Pathak
Spy’s eye: A Charged General Election

Three issues - alleged ‘sense of insecurity amongst minorities’, draft National Register of Citizens (NRC) for Assam and legitimacy of Art 35 (A) of the Constitution are presently being used by the

Gautam Datt
Newsmaker: Awaiting a new turn in TN

The four legends of Tamil Nadu politics lay buried in Chennai’s Marina,beach. MG Ramachandran rests next to CN Annadurai.

Sandeep Bamzai
Disequilibrium: Thunderbolt and Lightning

Myth making can be very seductive, like a coquettish whisper in your ear, beckoning you to make a tryst with yet another urban legend.

Sudeshna Banerjee
Gamer’s World

The stage is set.

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