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MADHAV NALAPAT
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MADHAV NALAPAT

M.D Nalapat is the Editorial Director of The Sunday Guardian.

Do not ignore India’s past, celebrate it
16th Aug 2014
Do not ignore India’s past, celebrate it

A visitor to Europe would not fail to be struck by the pride that is shown in showcasing the past. In Vienna, a favourite of tourist guides is a dwelling designed by an architect who disliked flat sur

President Obama, pay heed to Tulsi Gabbard
9th Aug 2014
President Obama, pay heed to Tulsi Gabbard

This columnist was among the billions worldwide who exulted when Barack Obama beat overwhelming odds to become the US President. From a dysfunctional family background to living in a distant corner of

The big three ministers should fulfil Modi’s promise
2nd Aug 2014
The big three ministers should fulfil Modi’s promise

Within the Bharatiya Janata Party, there are four individuals seen as being the core team of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. These are Arun Jaitley, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari. Of the fo

Brigadier Thapar, this is not Pakistan
26th Jul 2014
Brigadier Thapar, this  is not Pakistan

Since Field Marshal Ayub Khan ousted President Iskander Mirza in a coup in 1958, the Pakistan army has considered itself off-limits to any criticism by the media. Decades of invulnerability to public

Ram Madhav, Harsh Vardhan are true Sanatanis
20th Jul 2014

India has the biggest population of young people of any country on the planet, with China far behind because of the "one child per couple" policy enforced there since the 1970s. Unfortunately, the you

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ISI plans to use US, UN to tar Modi
9th Aug 2014
ISI plans to use US, UN to tar Modi

Pakistan's spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence, in a series of meetings held in late July and early August, decided to "fire on the shoulders of the US and the UN" to tarnish the reputation of Pri

China gifts Pak mega nuclear power plants
2nd Aug 2014
China gifts Pak mega nuclear power plants

China is about to operationalise a 1 GigaWatt (GW) nuclear power reactor at Karachi in Pakistan, highly-placed sources within the scientific community warn. Two more are in the pipeline in Karachi and

PM Modi fast tracks government, silently
26th Jul 2014
PM Modi fast tracks government, silently

Two months since taking office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has effected significant changes across the spectrum of governance at the Centre, almost always without media attention. While experts on t

Modi-Jinping chemistry to bring India UNSC prize
20th Jul 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping "bonded together" in their first meeting at the Fortaleza BRICS summit, say individuals cognizant of the thinking of the new Chinese admin

‘Foreign Entities not letting India become food self sufficient’
12th Jul 2014
‘Foreign Entities not letting India become food self sufficient’

Six foreign NGOs based in wealthy countries, many of which themselves permit such innovations, have thus far succeeded in blocking Genetically Modified Foods (GMF) from getting introduced in India, do

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