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`Modi’ vs `Modi’ in Sri Lanka


By T S Sudhir in Colombo I was in Sri Lanka on holiday in the last week of December. At a fair distance from work and the Indian political discourse. Or so I thought. On December 31, when I was … Continue reading

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Innocent in the world of politics


By T S Sudhir in Chalakudy   In Malayalam film `Oru Indian Pranayakatha’ that released in December 2013, popular actor and comedian Innocent Thekkethala plays a politician who hops from one TV channel studio to another, obsessive about how he looks … Continue reading

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Decoding Kiran Kumar Reddy’s gameplan


  By T S Sudhir As Kiran Kumar Reddy and the assortment of four ex-Congress MPs and a former state minister joined hands and raised them in the air, one couldn’t help thinking – “How Third Frontish”. After all, this … Continue reading

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Achuthanandan’s bid to defy history


By T S Sudhir Across the Mullaperiyar dam, Muthuvel Karunanidhi’s fellow octagenarian, Velikkakathu Sankaran Achuthanandan is fighting the UDF and history, in what will be most certainly the last election of his political career. Kerala has religiously voted out every … Continue reading

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The disunited colours of Tamilnadu politics


By T S Sudhir Ghulam Nabi Azad’s health portfolio clearly wasn’t concerned with keeping the DMK-Congress alliance in the pink of health. It is obvious the wily politician from Jammu & Kashmir deliberately kept shifting the line of actual control in the … Continue reading

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