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My novel “C-Box” articles in Industrial Economist

THE FIGHT ALONG THE BORDER

V Pattabhi Ram From a forthcoming article of mine If the Mahatma were alive today, and if Prime Minister Modi seeks his advice on the strained relationship with Pakistan, what would the Father of the Nation say? We can hazard … Continue reading

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Is this one finally for real?

V Pattabhi Ram “Real estate is the real things, go grab it: they don’t make any more of that stuff,” said the wag. Historically if the epicurean principle was eat, drink and be merry; if the American idea of a … Continue reading

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The Panama Papers singes celebrities…

  A British Prime Minister is embattled and a Polish premier had to give up his job. The Panama that Indians who grew up in 1980s knew was the popular cigarette brand. In the exchange of used packets, Panama enjoyed … Continue reading

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Harsh(a) Dismissal

  Anuradha Ramani It’s in completely in sync with the way the BCCI functions. Can you beat this? Harsha Bhogle, arguably India’s best commentator, is not in the box for IPL 9 after having been signed up for it. Needless … Continue reading

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One down, one to go

V Pattabhi Ram There is hot news in air; a great one at that. One of India’s dreaded extortionists, Chota Rajan, has been arrested in Bali, following a joint effort of the police force of Australia, Indonesia and India. Minister … Continue reading

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