Saturday, August 18, 2018

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The fury of Kerala floods

Human intervention compounds nature’s wrath

Covering mental illness

Insurance will help stem stigma attached to the disease

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Rupee on a slide

Need to strengthen internal economic parameters

A universally loved politician

Vajpayee set templates that surprised

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Vajpayee’s sangfroid in Paris

Vajpayee’s sangfroid in Paris

by Vappala Balachandran

He was a tall leader, and as humble as they come

Shishya learnt well, guru stayed master

Shishya learnt well, guru stayed master

by Radhika Ramaseshan

The awe Advani held Vajpayee in never dissipated. The pair shared a place in Old Delhi, Vajpayee served up khichdi whenever Advani fell ill and they watched Hindi films together.

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Architect of victories across the seas

by Rohit Mahajan

For nearly 40 years, India had suffered humiliation on cricket tours of England. But on August 24, 1971, India beat England in a Test match in London. The previous two matches had been drawn — Wadekar, thus, became the first Indian captain to win a Test series in England.

The man who cobbled an impossible alliance

by Ashok Tandon

Vajpayee's statesmanship was at its best in deftly handling such a delicate situation as the Kargil war. Not a single voice of dissent was raised either by the NDA partners or by the Opposition against a caretaker Prime Minister leading the nation to war.

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You couldn’t help but admire ABV

You couldn’t help but admire ABV

by BK Goswami

THE incident relates to the dark days of Emergency.

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Patriotism, the tailor-made kind

by Ashima Sehajpal Batish

Medication and abnormal lab tests

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Thought for the day

Thought for the dayPeople buy into the leader before they buy into the vision. — John C Maxwell

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This day, that year

Lahore, Sunday, August 18, 1918

The Moderates’ Conference.

Political Nomenclature.