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Supporters of Maoists are Fifth Columnists: Cong

In the wake of the killing of 24 EFR jawans by the Maoists in West Bengal, the Congress has asked the civil society to ostracise individuals and organisations providing legitimacy to and......

Ringing phones don't lead to any conclusion about missing jet

Hopes of anguished relatives of 239 people on board the missing Malaysian plane were dashed after a tech expert dismissed the Theory of the Phantom calls, saying ringing phones does not lead to any......

Possibility of an attack from China? Unlikely

The ongoing state visit of the Chinese premier is seen as a major step to boost ties between the two Asian giants, but certain unresolved issues still remain.To put more light to this, we invited......

View: Obama is no friend of India

Rajeev Srinivasan on why he dreads Obama's visit to India and a possible nasty November surprise. Bitter experience has convinced me to be wary of dignitaries' State visits -- usually no good comes......

The Naxal problem: Failure of political leadership

While security personnel and equipment are important, it is the mindset that is the pivotal tipping factor in the battle against the Maoists, writes Vivek Gumaste.The shock and awe of the Dantewada......

In 2013, bet on consumption

The Indian economy has at least another year of poor-quality economic growth ahead of it, even if the pace of expansion is somewhat faster than the 5.5 per cent expected for 2012.The quality of......

The problem that is the media

Between 1980 and 1997, I was a full-time journalist. Since then I have been a columnist for this newspaper. This takes up, on average, about three hours a day. In the remaining time, I do a bit of......

Nilekani: Scaling the heights of a flat world

Nandan Nilekani of Infosys has had a great year. So great that he faces a daunting problem: He has to hire 28,500 workers--in a single year. Oh, and while he's at it, he has to reshape his......

America's most feared corporate raider

Ronald Perelman spent five years rebuilding his $6 billion fortune amid travails at Revlon and Marvel. Suddenly he's back. For much of the 1980s Ronald Perelman was one of America's most feared......

'I don't obsess about film adaptations anymore'

It's showtime for Chetan Bhagat again as he gets ready with his fifth book, Revolution 2020: Love, Corruption, Ambition that will hit stands this October.The bestselling author talks to Subhash K......

Ponting can't be sacked as captain unless dropped

Australia can't drop Ricky Ponting as the skipper unless he is dropped from the team, a noted cricket columnist has said. There has been talk about sacking Ponting as captain following Australia's......

IPL stars may lose one-fifth of earnings as tax

The Income Tax department which is probing all financial transactions of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has advised all foreign players to obtain PAN cards, failing which they will have to pay......

Hair-raising stuff

The banning of umpire Darrell Hair from international cricket has triggered off a firestorm of amusing proportions - if, like me, you laugh that you may not weep. Consider some of the stuff......

Aussie media call for changes ahead of final Test

Former Australian Test players have joined the national media in calling for changes to Ricky Ponting's team for the fifth and final Ashes Test against England at the Oval next week.With Australia......

Of one man armies

Point To Ponder: India boasts of having the best batsman in the world in its team, Sachin but yet India has never been able to win a single test series abroad since last 15 years.Now consider this......

  People speak for fifth columnists

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sanjay palsodkar
Q. the term fourth estate refers to
Sanjay Palsodkar:  A.  more

Joseph Chacko
Q. Who are the "Fifth Columnist(s) ?
Joseph Chacko:  A. The term Fourth Estate refers to the press, both in its explicit capacity of advocacy and in its implicit ability to frame political issues.',...... more

Joseph Chacko
Q. There are many in India enjoying all the fruits here and would still hate India. Will it happen in any other country anywhere in the world? Here any one can say anything in the name of freedom of expression----including hurting the majority religions sentiments, abusing their Gods etc. That is India. Can you imagine such a thing happening in a gulf / middle east country. If any one does that there he will be beheaded. That is the law there. No wonder fifth columnists and traitors are thriving in India.
Joseph Chacko:  A. thats true........ people in india are given too much of freedom...... they think they can express anything they want... but freedom of expression...... more

Q. Is India in a state to provide security to its citizens? a small terrorist group of hardly 20 people could disrupted our life ,so what will happen if our neighbouring country declares a war tommorrow ?
Rashtrasnehi:  A. India may have to implement the solution US adopted to prevent any fifth columnist activity from their Japanese-American citizens - put all the...... more

joyesh chakraborty
Q. Why India is not able deal with traitors and fifth columnists?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. due to lack of determination & the will to eradicate them!! more

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