Monthly Archives: February 2011

Red in the face


By T S Sudhir One thousand steps back. A retrograde step. ┬áThat is how a senior IPS officer who cut his teeth fighting naxals in Telangana and Chhattisgarh the last decade and a half reacted to the decision to concede … Continue reading

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Raising a stink over Telangana


By Uma Sudhir From hi-tech city to stinking city – this is what Hyderabad has become, with municipal workers not clearing garbage, as part of the week long non-cooperation agitation started by pro-Telangana employees on Thursday. http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/hyderabad-raising-a-stink-over-telangana/191755

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This wedding brought to you by …


By T S Sudhir I would presume it is purely a coincidence. On the day that Union Food minister K V Thomas has proposed that there should be some way to limit the amount of food served and wasted at … Continue reading

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Support for Krishna


By Uma Sudhir There has been an unprecedented show of support for kidnapped Malkangiri Collector Vineel Krishna, whose hard work and commitment has earned him many admirers and friends. http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/unprecedented-show-of-support-for-kidnapped-collector/191423 (video of the story)

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In the Maoist den


By Uma Sudhir A day after Maoists kidnapped the District Collector of Malkangiri, the state government has halted anti-Maoist operations throughout Orissa. They also say that they are ready to talk to the Maoists. http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/orissa-govt-halts-anti-maoist-operations/191273 (video of the story)

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In the Mahatma’s footsteps


By T S Sudhir More than two lakh government employees of Telangana will boycott work from today as part of their non-cooperation movement launched to mount pressure on the state and Central governments to grant statehood to Telangana. http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/fight-for-telangana-over-2-lakh-govt-employees-boycott-work/191203 (video … Continue reading

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Borders drawn


By T S Sudhir When I noticed jawans of the Border Security Force at the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Thursday morning, I remember wondering if they are not out of place. I was wrong. In fact, they couldn’t have been … Continue reading

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