Back to college, déjà vu”

August 14th, 2011

If you are a male, can you claim to have stayed in a girls’ hostel without breaking rules?

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Can we also have Indians against corruption?

August 10th, 2011

(First appeared in The Hindu, August 6, 2011)

Never has corruption dominated the public consciousness as obsessively as it does in today’s India. That there are more offenders outside than inside jails has helped the democratisation of corruption, which has seeped down to the pores of economic activity and the grass roots of governance in day-to-day living.

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Where the sands turn orange

August 9th, 2011

(First appeared in The Hindu, August 6, 2011)

A must-do on your itinerary, the Desert Safari in Dubai is filled with ups and downs, good food and some great dancing.

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