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Tharoor: Rahul Gandhi is underestimated and misunderstood

Tharoor: Rahul Gandhi is underestimated and misunderstood

Shashi Tharoor speaks to Shobha Warrier on the controversy over his article seen as praising INooz, 1 month ago
'Rahul acted like a joker', 1 month ago

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'Kerala incident is a huge violation of child rights'

J Sandhya, member, Child Rights Commission, speaks to Shobha Warrier about the recent incident
 INooz1 month ago

'There is a connection between rape and absence of toilets'

'I had been to a village in Haryana. One woman who had four daughters-in-law and three daughters, told me that she had to be awake the whole night to take each of them, one by one to the fields.' 'I am not saying all rapes are because of lack of toilets. 20 to 30 percent of rape cases happen because of the lack of toilets.' Dr Bindeshwar Pathak, founder, Sulabh International, on how India should go about building toilets for all its people in this exclusive interview with Shobha ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Who has to learn whose language now?

Equations have changed in the new India. If the ’60 and the ’70s saw migration of people from South India to North India, it is the reverse right now. And without understanding this new dynamics, if the ruling party were to impose on the majority a language spoken by just 45 pc of the people, it is unlikely to be accepted without demur, says Shobha Warrier. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ I consider myself an Indian; a non-Hindi speaking one at that. As a school student, I had ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

'People want only development now and not agitations'

‘It was my first meeting with him (Narendra Modi) after he took over, and it was only a courtesy call. He had taken charge only three days before I met him. So, I did not go there to discuss any major issues relating to Kerala. I would say he was very responsive in the meeting.’ ‘We want a cordial relationship with the Centre and we will go with that attitude. Our stand is very clear. I have openly said that we might have political differences but we would work together for ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Meet the professor who wants to end power cuts in India

‘Expensive petrol-based generators are not the solution. We need alternative solutions. We need a situation where power cuts become a thing of the past.’ ‘Instead of blackout, we call this brownout. Brownout means, say 10 percent of power is transmitted. Instead of 100 percent power cut you can have 90 percent power cut and meet the demand for a few critical devices in every home like fans, lights, TVs and cellphones.’ ‘India is too huge and by making it work in ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

In Chennai, party offices tell the story

While the Congress and DMK headquarters bore a desolate look with party supporters shocked at their dismal performance, the AIADMK and BJP offices were in a celebratory mood. Ladoos, drums playing and dancing on the streets were seen outside the party headquarters. Shobha Warrier/ presents the different scenes. You don't usually see party workers, the media or even onlookers outside Kamalalayam, the Bharatiya Janata Party headquarters in Chennai. It is usually secluded. But Friday is ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'Manmohan Singh knows very little of the Indian economy'

'The UPA's claim of growth at 9.5 percent was absolute nonsense and a fraudulent claim because the country did not grow; it was only statistical growth.' 'I do believe that when there is a determined leader who wants to bring a desired change, the system will begin acting. Today, people think there is policy paralysis, but there is functional paralysis also.' 'When things start moving, people will invest. Many companies are holding cash, many people are not investing. Nobody is making any move.
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'Modi is a clean, determined man, ambitious of his place in history'

'A change of government will bring about a lot of changes because everything is frozen for the last two years. So, the frozen energies of India will be released.' Swadeshi Jagran Manch convenor Swaminathan Gurumurthy discusses the Modi phenomenon with Shobha Warrier/ The first part of the interview: 'Manmohan Singh knows very little of the Indian economy' Iut it is very important to have a stable government and a strong leader at the Centre... My feeling is any government that comes ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'There is a Modi wave in India'

'The Modi wave is superimposed by an anti-Congress wave. While there is anger against the Congress, there is also a pro-Modi sentiment. Together, it will lead to a Modi victory.' Psephologist Dr Rajeeva Karandikar explains to Shobha Warrier/ the science behind his prediction that the Narendra Modi-led NDA will win Election 2014. Dr Rajeeva Karandikar, director of the Chennai Mathematical Institute, is one of India's leading mathematicians and psephologists. He had predicted the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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