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Tabish Khair, Filming: A Love Story, Picador India 2007, hardback, ISBN 978-0-330-41922-2, Rs 495/- Right, so I’d better try to catch up on my review queue. There were two books about films (more or less) in the Vodafone Crossword Shortlist. … Continue reading

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Terror Checks In

It gets worse. We’ve been hearing how Narendra Modi has been telling everyone that terror in India no longer has anything to do with Pakistan and that ‘homegrown’ terror cells are responsible for the Ajmer, Hyderabad and Delhi bombings. How … Continue reading

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Jai Bajrangbali

One can tell the BJP has got over its sulks. At the risk of being deluged with hate mail, may I point out that there is a pattern to be seen in the recent events in Orissa, the posturings that … Continue reading

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