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China’s War Plans for India

Cover Story

An Indian army dossier shows how vulnerable India is to a limited China attack.

Stories in this issue

The Other Half of Cricket

Cricket commentators and the media have often dubbed her a quality all-rounder. It is, therefore, with reason that India-born Lisa Carprini Sthalekar is now part of the Australian cricket lexicon.…

In Public Interest

Delhi has always been considered one of the world’s most dynamic and complex urban settings. In a city where the frenetic pace of life doesn’t allow its citizens to actively engage with their…

The Scientific Case against Astrology

Long before Rudolf Smit became a turncoat, and was still a believer in the predictive powers of astrology, having even set up a professional association of astrologers in Holland, he had a meeting…

We Know What You’ll Do This Summer

And you thought life would be boring this summer without the Khans or Bachchans in cinema theatres? You couldn’t be farther from the truth, for just a quick glance at what’s on offer and you’ll wish…

The Men the Government Sacrifices

Sending ill-prepared soldiers to tackle Naxals is like throwing men into rivers as sacrifices to appease gods. In ancient times, in order to appease an angry river, a community would select a man to…

Are Indian Hackers Any Good?

I imagine there is a pub in China where there is a giant screen that plays visuals of Indians saying the many things that only Indians say, and I imagine Chinese men all around rolling on the floor…

The Unstoppable RTI Maverick

Every generation needs heroes. We, however, seem to have preferred money. There is just too much of it to be made in the 21st century, never mind ‘the-worst-economic-crisis-since-the-Great-Depression…

Downsizing Manmohan

There is a moment that comes at one point or the other in the career of every politician, when events start taking a course of their own, even as he appears to retain a semblance of control. It then…

Experience Matters

The new user experience (UX) platform of Xperia is built on the Android OS and has two main interactive features: Time Scape and Media Scape. Time Scape offers you a unified communication interface.…

India This Week

Checkmate, Says Congress to Yadav Chiefs It was Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee’s parting shot to political leaders at the end of an all-party meeting on the Women’s Reservation Bill on 5 April…