Category Archives: T.R.Jawahar

The Fruit of Coalition politics with the DMK

A deadly dead-end! By: T R Jawahar Tuesday, 03 November, 2009 , 11:44 AM In the last few days, Minister Raja has made a momentous comeback into limelight and therefore merits mention in these columns. And by some inscrutable association … Continue reading

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The Jinnah jinx

Saturday, 22 August, 2009 , 03:29 PM   To us, children of the dawn and daylight following that fateful midnight of Aug 14-15, ‘47. the partition of AkhandBharat into India and Pak is a given. Indeed, in the coy communal climes … Continue reading

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Bye to By-polls

By: T R Jawahar trjawahar@vsnl.net Saturday, 08 August, 2009 , 02:54 PM The ensuing festival season includes a democratic event too. By-polls to five TN Assembly constituencies, warranted by the change in status of its MLAs, are slated for 18 … Continue reading

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Missed call & missing millions

By: T R Jawahar trjawahar@vsnl.net Saturday, 18 July, 2009 , 03:19 PM More than a fortnight has passed since a High Court judge made a startling accusation in open court that he was being pressurised by a central minister over … Continue reading

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The Election results – let’s begin the analysis – 10

Verdict and versions Saturday, 06 June, 2009 , 04:00 PM  Fallen psephologists may be proof that pre-poll surveys and exit polls are slippery terrain. But even more risky is the interpretation of a mandate. Yet that is the analysis that … Continue reading

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Not so fast, Thalaiva

Saturday, 02 May, 2009 , 01:53 PM Dear Dr Dr Kalaingar K, That was truly a fast one, thalaiva. We had predicted last week in these columns that your rational realm does not stretch beyond bandhs.  How careless of us … Continue reading

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PM, who?

Saturday, 21 March, 2009 , 02:53 PM The race for Race Course Road is well and truly on. The parade of wannabe PMs cuts across parties, ideologies, age, gender and, not the least, stature and ambition. Clearly, the PM’s gaddi … Continue reading

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