Monthly Archives: May 2010

Emergency


By Uma Sudhir The police escort was in the line of a verbal firing. I was at Osmania General Hospital in Hyderabad, in the RMO’s room, where a convict brought in from Chanchalguda central prison for a medical check-up was … Continue reading

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Andhra Pradesh, stoned


By T S Sudhir Andhra Pradesh slipped into the stone age on Friday. The laboratory of this modern-day Jurassic Park was Mahbubabad railway station in the eastern part of Warangal district where quite of few hundreds (some said 300, some … Continue reading

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The buck stopped with Nalin !


By T S Sudhir Last week the CRPF transferred DIG Nalin Prabhat out of Dantewada, holding him partly responsible for the April 6 massacre of 76 security personnel, acting on the Rammohan committee report. A couple of days before that … Continue reading

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My channel, my news


By T S Sudhir Atleast thrice a week, Andhra Pradesh chief minister K Rosaiah travels to the districts to be part of some government programme or the other. But how to ensure the images of the CM-at-work reach every living room in the state? … Continue reading

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Raavan in the making


  (This blog on actor Vikram was written and published in http://www.ndtv.com on 31 August 2009)   By T S Sudhir   “Your peti (interview in Tamil) with Vikram today will not be good, Saar.” Making the prediction was Kalaipuli … Continue reading

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Shoaib’s Hyderabad blues


By T S Sudhir The facebook page `Thankyou Pakistan for taking Sania Mirza. Now please take Rakhi Sawant also :)’ had 1,39,331 facebook members who `liked’ it on Wednesday. When I checked today, the number had climbed to 1,45,613. The … Continue reading

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How many Rajithas more?


By Uma Sudhir There was no one to stop us or ask any questions as I walked in along with my camera crew into Mahbubnagar district government hospital in Mahbubnagar town. “You don’t need any permission,” a local volunteered. We … Continue reading

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