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The Straight Dope FAQ on Indian Elections 2014

What is UPA? What does it stand for? Undercover Payment Agreement. This coalition is all about not letting anyone know who paid how much to whom for what. Who is the UPA’s PM candidate? They thought they had an ace … Continue reading

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The Straight Dope FAQ on Indian Elections 2009

Or what newspapers and media will not tell you about the 2009 Indian Parliamentary Election. Will the new government go in for reform? Absolutely! Though there may be a slight difference between what everyone understands by reform and what the … Continue reading

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Rulebook for Indian TV News Producers

Any newbie TV News Producer who wants to compete with the top Indian news channels will be well advised to comply with the following guidelines: All news is BREAKING NEWS. This also means that if there is no news, BREAK … Continue reading

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QOTD – 10th Oct 2007

After the intense and enlightening discussion on an earlier post – An Unquiet Mind Over Matter – I couldn’t help resist sharing today’s Quote of the Day from The Quotation’s Page. It’s a perfect rejoinder that serves a sumptuous dessert … Continue reading

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Indo-US Nuclear Deal: Mammoth Task Ahead

The Indo-US Nuclear Deal has become like the story of The Blind Men and an Elephant. Let’s see how. #1: Manmohan Singh hanging to the Tail Thinking that this was the end of the rope for energy ambitious India, Singh … Continue reading

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