Category Archives: Karnataka & Tamilnadu

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Siddaramaiah steals the show in Karnataka’s electoral theatre


By T S Sudhir Score : Siddaramaiah 2.5, Yeddyurappa 0.5 If you wonder what I am talking about, it is real score card after the byelections to three seats in the Karnataka assembly. The results announced today saw the Congress … Continue reading

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Karti at Sivaganga ATM to encash PC’s deposit


By T S Sudhir in Sivaganga   My cameraperson requested Karti Chidambaram to move a bit to his left. He said so in Hindi and Karti snapped immediately, “Hey, do not speak to me in Hindi because I wouldn’t understand … Continue reading

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Bangalore Calling


By T S Sudhir and Pratiba Raman   It has always been a numbers game for Nandan Nilekani. From propelling Infosys to one of India’s top three IT companies to allotting 60 crore Indians a twelve digit unique identification number … Continue reading

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Will BSY’s homecoming help the BJP in Karnataka?


By T S Sudhir “All is forgotten, come back home” was perhaps the missive sent out by the BJP to its prodigal son, B S Yeddyurappa. And after months of negotiations and apparently hard bargaining, Karnataka is all set to … Continue reading

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DMK, the Dad, Moms and kin party


By T S Sudhir If you are a DMK leader of any consequence, you will `land’ in trouble in Tamilnadu. The Jayalalithaa government is going after land grabbers with a vengeance and it is no surprise that a majority of … Continue reading

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Reddy `Republic of muscle power’


By Uma Sudhir in Bellary   The Reddy brothers are said to be the kingpins in the mining mafia that operated in Bellary. Here’s a special report from the ground on how the Reddy brothers allegedly use muscle power to … Continue reading

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It’s life as usual in Bellary


By Uma Sudhir in Bellary   A day after the Supreme Court ordered all mining in Bellary to stop for environmental reasons, an NDTV investigation finds that in this part of Karnataka, it’s business as usual. Trucks carry iron ore … Continue reading

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