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Siddhartha Mukherjee wins Guardian First Book award

Siddhartha Mukherjee, the Indian origin American physician who won the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, has added another literary accolade by winning the Guardian First Book Award for his......

Mukherjee, the 4th Indian-origin Pulitzer winner

Siddhartha Mukherjee has become the fourth person of Indian origin to bag the prestigious Pulitzer Prize, the first being Gobind Behari Lal way back in 1937. Lal was science editor emeritus for......

I did not waver from my loyalty to Indira Gandhi: Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab Mukherjee's book The Dramatic Decade: The Indira Gandhi Years takes the readers through the economic and social unrest of the period leading up to the emergency, rise and......

Indira paid a heavy price for Emergency, writes Pranab in new book

Indira Gandhi with a young Pranab Mukherjee. The 1975 Emergency was perhaps an “avoidable event” and Congress and Indira Gandhi had to pay a heavy price for this......

56 personalities receive Padma awards from President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday presented Padma awards to 56 distinguished personalities including actor Paresh Rawal, ace tennis player Leander Paes and author Ruskin Bond. Cricketer Yuvraj......

Kamal Nath benefited from Bengal contract: WikiLeaks

In 1976, Kamal Nath, now urban development minister, may have benefited from “a very large” contract awarded under the then West Bengal power minister, A B A Ghani Khan Choudhury,......

Why are NRIs so touchy about the country they left?

The only readers of this column I am wary of are Overseas Citizens of India, People of Indian origin, Non-Resident Indians (NRIs), call them what you will, in the United States. Not distinguished......

Difficult to start 3G auctions before polls: DoT

The global auction for 3G spectrum is likely to be taken up by the next government with the telecom department saying on Wednesday that it is difficult to start the auction process before the......

Cognizant eyes Hungary, Philippines

US-based IT services provider Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) aims to start operations in Hungary and Philippines soon."Cognizant will start operations in Hungary next month. As of now, we......

After TV, rating for FM radio

Television rating points (TRPs) have done their bit. Now, it's the turn of RAM (radio audience measurement) to determine the ruler of the airwaves. A recent survey carried out on radio channels'......

'Chiranjeevi appreciated Gamyam'

Radhakrishna (Krish, as he calls himself) Jagarlamudi's directorial Telugu debut Gamyam released recently is making waves in Andhra Pradesh. What makes the success of the film surprising is the......

Simi Garewal: the icon of style

Dinesh RahejaWith her Armani clothes and silken hair, Simi Garewal has been one of the most stylish actresses in the film industry for 40 years. Her impossibly chic signature style remained......

HC vacates stay, tells Dalmiya to reply

A two-judge bench of Calcutta High Court on Friday vacated the stay on the show cause notice slapped on former Board of Control for Cricket in India president Jagmohan Dalmiya, on charges of......

Chandi Ganguly elected to CAB

India skipper Sourav Ganguly's father Chandi Ganguly was formally elected chairman of the trustee board of the Cricket Association of Bengal, while Jagmohan Dalmiya retained his post as president......
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Defending dictatorship in a vibrant democracy

The Shah Commission report supports Pranab Mukherjee's assessment of SS Ray's role in the declaration of Emergency, but one can't swallow the line... ...

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The President's meandering memories

THE DRAMATIC DECADE The Indira Gandhi Years Pranab Mukherjee Rupa X+322 pages; Rs 595 Old soldiers never die, they just fade away,... ...

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The Dramatic Decade

Pranab Mukherjee with Indira Gandhi in 1983. Photo: KK Chawla/Hindustan Times It is fashionable to describe 6 December 1992 as the end of the... ...

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South Berubari residents want to be on Indian side

MANAS R BANNERJEE manas.bannerjee@gmail.com Siliguri, 18 December Following the agreement between India and Bangladesh to exchange... ...

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Iron Lady and the Big E

Lessons from Father I was a restless child, forever up to mischief and with a penchant for avoiding studies as much as I could. I would rather... ...

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