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Why an AAP candidate’s involvement in a rape story gives me hope

By Uma Sudhir I have not been a┬ávoter in Delhi for several years now but if I were, no secret in whose favour I would press the EVM button. For all the hope-peaked-into-disappointment Anna story, tales about how very `aam’ … Continue reading

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Saina says Namaste London

By Uma Sudhir   India’s badminton ace Saina Nehwal is raring to go at next week’s World Chamoionships in London. The event also holds larger significance because of the fact that the venue will also host the Olympics’ event in … 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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Bellary Reddys flout SC mining order

By Uma Sudhir Despite the Supreme Court order on Friday that all mining of iron-ore should be suspended in Bellary, the Reddy brothers, in blatant violation of the apex court’s directions, seem to be carrying out their mining operations. http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/news/bellary-reddys-flout-supreme-court-mining-order/206651&cpContinue reading

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The birth companion

By Uma Sudhir   Childbirth can be an intensely painful, scary and lonely. Having someone who cares by your side in those difficult moments can transform that experience. Realising that, the Tamil Nadu government started allowing a birth companion to … Continue reading

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Osmania tense

By Uma Sudhir Dozens of students were arrested and the Osmania University was under siege on Monday as police attempted to foil the indefinite fast by students demanding separate statehood for Telengana. Students coming to Hyderabad from various parts of … Continue reading

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