Opinion  /  Published 27.10.20

Fool’s gold: Row over Tanishq ad

Sir — It is not surprising that supporters of the political right in India, who are offended by the very idea of communal harmony, were furious with the Tanishq advertisement which depicted a Mu...
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Opinion  /  Published 24.10.20

Wasted worship

Sir — It is no secret that there is something unique about M.S. Dhoni’s captaincy. For more than a decade he set one milestone after another in international cricket. But the Chennai Super...
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Opinion  /  Published 22.10.20

Deep void: Losing Kishore Bhimnai

Sir — The demise of Kishore Bhimani, the Indian commentator with a vast knowledge of cricketwhose commentary of Test matches on Doordarshan in the 1980s enthralled millions of viewers, was sadde...
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Opinion  /  Published 21.10.20

Govern with care: Bhagat Singh Koshyari's 'secular' concern

Sir — Law-abiding citizens of the country are unable to understand how a governor, the holder of a constitutional post, can question a chief minister’s administrative decisions by accusing...
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Opinion  /  Published 20.10.20

Grave danger: Covid spread during festivities

Sir — The article, “Testing times” (Oct 15), by Swapan Dasgupta has rightly highlighted the pitfalls of ignoring Covid-19-appropriate behaviour during festive times. Durga Puja is no...
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Opinion  /  Published 19.10.20

Landslide victory for Jacinda Ardern

Sir — The prime minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, delivered the biggest election victory for the centre-left Labour Party in half a century last Saturday, with voters rewarding the leader...
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Opinion  /  Published 18.10.20

Heroic tales of Frederick Walter Champion

Sir — It was an absolute pleasure reading Mahesh Rangarajan’s “The other hero” (Oct 12). As long back as in the earlier 1900s, the far-sighted Frederick Walter Champion’s...
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Opinion  /  Published 17.10.20

Fleeting fame

Sir — The fact that India ranks at 94 out of 107 countries in the Global Hunger Index, 2020, shows that there is a wide gap between boastful claims of the government and harsh realities on the g...
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Opinion  /  Published 16.10.20

Truly inspiring: The life and times of Bhanu Athaiya

Sir — With the demise of Bhanu Athaiya, the nation and the world of cinema have lost one of the most prolific, talented and versatile costume designers of all time (“Bhanu Athaiya, first O...
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Calcutta  /  Published 16.10.20

Doubt cast on road repair before Pujas

I was astonished to read the report titled “Hope of road repair as civic body starts survey,” published on September 18. Roads of Salt Lake are riddled with potholes and the corporation o...
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