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The War Nobody Can Ever Win

Cover Story

A report from the battlefields in the deep forests of Gadchiroli.

Stories in this issue

From behind the Bars

Varavara Rao’s Captive Imagination is one of the most vivid prison diaries of our time. Varavara Rao is often called an ideologue of Maoist politics. But he is much more than that. It was he who,…

Doctors on Call

Sittilingi, in Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu, looks like an idyllic village. It is a lush hamlet located in a valley at the heart of four green hills. But till 1992, grief was terrifyingly common…

Business Briefing 17/04

Cheering India’s Real Economic Bounce Back First it was the job market. After that, the Sensex. And now there is good news from the real economy as well. India’s manufacturing sector is showing…

India This Week

Diggi’s Naxal Barb Hints at Disquiet within Cong Merely days after the massacre of 76 CRPF men in a Maoist attack, parallel voices have started emerging in the Congress on ways to tackle Naxal…

Phallic Creativity in de Bono’s Country

The Pope is arriving in Malta and there is something the mayor of Luqa John Schembri desperately hopes the holy pontiff will not see. The object is a monument near the airport which looks, er, like a…

At Your Service

This is one offer the organised retail industry will find tough to match. The National Association of Street Vendors of India (Nasvi) is planning to introduce 24/7 home delivery services from April…

An Indian at the Pulitzer

An Indian photographer of the Associated Press (AP) has been chosen as a runner-up for the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography. Rafiq Maqbool was part of the five-man AP team chosen for…

Another Cellular Network

India will get its first seaplane service this October, in the Andaman and Nicobar islands. Pawan Hans Helicopters Ltd, along with the local administration, will set up the service to ferry tourists…

Branding Brands

Are all luxury fashion labels equal? Obviously, no. So New York based Luxury Institute has actually figured out which names are bigger than others in the American market with the Luxury Brands Status…

Strip Freeze

The last time people took notice of Iceland was when its entire economy went bust during the Great Recession. Now, it is in the news for an entirely different reason. Recently, it became the first…