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Rescuing the Ganga and the country

If the Ganga manages a rebirth, so will the country, observes Subir Roy The strategy to clean up the Ganga is disarmingly simple and can be expressed in two sentences. One: don’t kill the......

The changing times of Durga Puja

'Perhaps the greatest curse that modern technology has inflicted on the people during the pujas is powerful public address systems that blare out songs which you have no option but to listen to,'......

A revamp of the Medical Council of India would be a welcome move

A recent report by the parliamentary standing committee on health and family planning pulled no punches on the abysmal state and poor functioning of the Medical Council of India. The shameful state......

Editors I have known

'There are different ways in which some are lucky through their lives. My great boon has been serendipity,' says Subir Roy.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com I was overjoyed when I cast my first......

Protecting privacy in democracies

It is important to track what is happening in the rest of the world to be able to develop in India the best possible protection for citizens' fundamental right to privacy -- becoming for a country......

Is Modi on a moral crusade or pursuing a political strategy?

What is the wider political strategy behind Mr Modi's concerted attack on black money, asks Subir Roy. IMAGE: 'Politicians who get elected through a process that is steeped in unaccounted cash,......

Posh homes, ghastly roads. Kolkata's peri-urban nightmare

Kolkata need not feel inferior as it has its own “alive only at weekends” Lavasa, says Subir Roy.  The road to the poshest of posh developments on the outskirts of Kolkata is......

Ending the Railway Budget, a step in the right direction

The best way for the railways to become more professional will be to get corporatised, says Subir Roy. There is a strong likelihood that we have seen the last of the railway Budget. The only......

What ails our cities?

There is a common set of root causes for the poor quality of urban life, says Subir Roy An urban crisis is upon us -- Delhi’s air pollution, Chennai’s floods, Bengaluru’s garbage.......

Delhi govt's insane idea to curb pollution

At Rs 140 crore per km, an elevated corridor will cost about the same as Delhi Metro’s Rs 160 crore, says Subir Roy. Delhi’s one-year-old Aam Aadmi Party government can be credited with......

My father, Satyajit Ray

One of India's top filmmakers Satyajit Raj would have been 95 on May 2.  We celebrate him by re-publishing a special series of articles through the week. On May 12, Satyajit Ray's first film,......

Dalmiya set to be re-elected CAB president unopposed

BCCI interim chief Jagmohan Dalmiya is set to be elected unopposed in a straightforward affair at the Cricket Association of Bengal's 82nd Annual General Meeting in Kolkata, on Tuesday.Dalmiya, who......

Delhi beat Chhattisgarh 6-5, enter quarters

Delhi had to sweat it out to get the better of a resilient Chhattisgarh 6-5 (2-2) in the penalty shootout to advance into the quarter-final league of the64th National Football Championship for......
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CAB fumes over Board's decision

Sourav Ganguly Calcutta/Mumbai: The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) was left fuming on Tuesday as the Board of Control for Cricket in India... ...

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Lesser-known stories behind the 20-year-old iconic 'Dhara Jalebi' ad

Ajay Gahlaut, Ogilvy's ECD, has nothing to do with the making of Dhara's jalebi commercial. Yet, it's the one ad he revisits, every time his faith... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/magazines/brand-equity/lesser-known-stories-behind-the-20-year-old-iconic-dhara-jalebi-ad/articleshow/55683572.cms
Now, hit black money in politics

On November 8, hours before Modi announced his demonetisation move, BJP in Kolkata deposited Rs 1 crore in Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes into its bank... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/subir-roy-now-hit-black-money-in-politics-116112901391_1.html
Demonetisation nama

The maid who cooks for us seemed bemused, as if she could not make up her mind whether to be sad or happy ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/opinion/subir-roy-demonetisation-nama-116112501294_1.html
RIP Dilip Padgaonkar, my boss of eleven years

Padgaonkar passed away this morning in a Pune hospital. He was 72. Right through the nineties, he led a team of brilliant senior journalists who... ...

http://www.bestmediainfo.com/2016/11/rip-dilip-padgaonkar-my-boss-of-eleven-years/

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