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B.G. Verghese: A Tribute to Editor Who Cannot Be Replicated Ever

By Sevanti Ninan In a world captivated with social media and instant opinions, B.G. Verghese, who died on Tuesday at 87, would be considered an anachronism. There was nothing instant or fleeting about the concerns he pursued in a 60-year career. His interests were multiple, backed by diligently acquired expertise – and they remained consistent. He was India’s original development ...

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Elections : Andhra governor, police chief, celebrities like Junior NTR cast their vote

Andhra Pradesh Governor E. S. L. Narasimhan, Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwarlal and Director General of Police B. Prasada Rao were among the eminent personalities who voted here Wednesday. The governor and his wife Vimla Narasimhan exercised their franchise at a polling centre near Raj Bhavan. “Voting is one of the most important and almost fundamental rights provided in the parliamentary ...

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Modi’s ‘3D’ mantra for prosperous India

Bijapur (Karnataka), March 30 ; BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Sunday said India was blessed with three ‘Ds’ – demographic dividend, democracy and demand for goods and services to make the country prosperous over a decade. “We are the youngest country with 65 percent of our population below 35 years of age. We are the world’s largest democracy and ...

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