Books & Ideas
Visionary Talks Series
Bansal is CEO of India Strategy Group, Hammurabi & Solomon Consulting, an HBS alum, and a student of Indian governance.
Between Suhaag, Stephen`s prez and NaMo
Sanjaya inside the PM`s chamber!
How even the top bureaucrat`s office was eclipsed under UPA
Sudhir Krishna vs. FM isn`t about bad English
`Catch them old,` a mango man`s manifesto for AAP
A case against posthumous Bharat Ratna
MHA, smell the coffee; let AAP have Delhi Police
Violations cost 30 times in GEC vs News!
The PM isn`t a robot; shrewd he could be!
Why South Sudan matters
No paid-news will be good news, but...
SPG should not and cannot secure Modi
IAS RIP: Six reasons to bury the steel frame
SC rejects PIL against poodle culture in IAS, IPS
The overkill on Sachin Inc
SC aligns Art. 32, postings of babus, RTI, paper trail
NDTV`s royal snub to shahzada says it
Now nation awaits Baba to call off PM`s CHOGM trip!
PM takes onus, throws yorker to CBI, Patnaik
Redux: what whistleblower PC Parakh had said on coal scam
India`s prestigious watering hole has tryst with legacy
Dummies guide to new 2% CSR regime
What if NaMo wants redress against NDTV?
India Story: It`s about connect!
Monetary policy today: so who`s the real Raghuram Rajan?
For MPs or their lads?
Is UPA discrediting army chief, or is he discrediting himself?
Importance of being Raghuram Rajan, redux
Mittal no hero, Posco a victim or govt a villain
SEBI chief ticked off TV owners, invoked NBSA Justice Verma
Sibal packages dole to foreign electronics biggies as Vision 2020
Terror at Mahabodhi, assault on Buddhist, World Heritage
Birla should quit RBI board for sake of legacy
Goswami leads shakeup in top bureaucracy
Our mad, mad tryst with 100 pc marks
`Caged parrot` CBI makes case for freedom before 5 top netas
Meet New Delhi`s Man Friday for Uttarakhand crisis
PM`s boys nixed ex-coal secy over auction ordinance back in 2004!
Prime minister must assert his choice of foreign secretary
CBI FIR against Jindal, ex-MoS despite `caged parrot` handicap
Jet dumps long-time CEO. Price of Etihad deal?
BCCI vs. BCCL: Round 1 to the cricket cabal
Narayana Murthy back at Infy; alas, minus the halo
Kejriwal, RK Misra, Meera Sanyal to tie up
Chhattisgarh is our own heart of darkness
India whining: Manmohan`s $5-billion Africa boast catching up now
Harvard missed this angle in the railways case!
Neighbours beware: attack Beijing, but with Arnab as army chief!
Cheap cancer drugs: Novartis order is not a dead end of innovation
Manish Tewari casts dice for fewer ads, better `grip` on TV
No cement in BRICS Bank
Decathlon in the Savanna: India can beat China in Africa
How an NGO deflated Roman arrogance for ragpickers
Rome has tricked chief justice of India, own envoy
Return of Tharoor, Congress party’s Tendulkar on Twitter
Manifesto of hope
India cowering: MMS shows how not to stand up over Sri Lanka
Wanted: a Minder to prowl on India Inc fat cats
Two faces of PC and three bad ideas of budget
Mistry takes off where JRD, Ratan Tata couldn’t
Maharaja is dying. Someone, please get the Mantri to attend!
Will `Tata-meccanica’ skirt St Antony’s holiness?
Shell woes to continue as FM unimpressed
Sebi fathers new profession of investment advisors
Victim could`ve been saved if police had followed this order
Tewari ki Ferrari
Lord Krishna might nuke Russian President’s India visit
Bar vs. Bench: lawyers to boycott Delhi HC judge today
Next in strategy: creating shared value
Many babus, journos set for house-hunting on green panel’s red flag
Via SC: will pharma elephant bend on whim or sagacity?
It’s insane to tag Ibrahim as first `Muslim` IB chief
PIL seeks parliament and CAG oversight of spy agencies
Novartis vs. India: Battle the world watches, restarts
Govt’s top law officer bares how his client loses its cases!
Raisina Hill: a monument of institutional amnesia
Building a 100-km road using FB, iron will and zero govt
India Inc must not dare donate to IAC and Kejriwal
Ambika Soni set to be Sonia`s political secretary too
Why go against silly advertisements? Go get a life, TRAI
Is Bharat Ratna demand for Kurien an honour or an insult?
Real story of tragic PM and more tragic media management
Why blame Thampu when he batted for Unmukt Chand first!
Importance of being Raghuram Rajan, economist in chief
Unmukt Chand beat the world, but not our rotten Univ system
Social networking isn`t real change, so why`s @PMOIndia bothered?
Beware! ZakariaGate is closer than Indian celeb editors think
Verdict on Anna Hazare: R.I.P. or Really Important Plunge?
Outage redux: World strips its most wannabe superpower
Probe the Dragon, not just states, Mr Power Mantri
We’d want a Satyamev Jayate sequel: Uday Shankar of Star
Satyamev Jayate: Well done! Don’t take your eyes off the ball.
Amitabh, an also-ran! Was it an honour for India?
Messing up in Manesar: why is PM silent on this?
It`s touts vs. tigers at the Corbett National Park
RIP Kaka, sorry we forgot you
Tharoor brings up the uncomfortable Q: `Fault Line IFS`?
Underachiever Manmohan: Is Time saying anything new?
Pranab exit paralyses Manmohan’s governance by GoMs
Economic turmoil: is MMS the right man to fall back on?
Why are we wasting Rs 56,000 crore?
Cable TV digitisation: long march to Mrs Malhotra’s house
A fake lord of AGMUT cadre
General assaults by the hour
Dial D for disaster: Delhi airport highlights perils of PPP
Rome recalls envoy: Manmohan fiddles amid diplomatic row
Sach a nomination! But isn`t it a no ball, Madam President?
Rating slide: Do we have two more years to snooze?
Our Dirty Picture: the waiting game & raking in moolah
Singhvi `video` puts spotlight on retired judge`s decisions
YouTube diplomacy: How new US envoy connects with India
Gen ‘AK Hangal’ grows fangs, writes directly to PM now
Killing the election umpire
Khurshid capitulates but EC already faces next battle
Salman Ali Jinnah
Sweeping failures at Delhi Lokayukta
Et tu, justice Markandey Katju!
Et tu, justice Markandey Katju!
Is taming Maya’s Elephant same as banning SP`s Cycle?
The secret behind the Ambani dandiya: mobile phone towers
Thanks to Sunny Leone, TV regulation stands exposed
Pulok Chatterjee sat on Bhagvad Gita issue for six whole weeks
Mr Sibal, computers can`t screen satire
Sorry, Mr Sibal, our computer systems can`t scan satire yet
Rana Sanga’s tale
Kingfisher or the flock?
Paanch khoon maaf: Ambika Soni’s new deal for TV channels
Mr Ketchup comes to IITs` defence
Anna has HBS honchos fired up
Anna has HBS hochos fired up
Jail for Bellary rapists
The 100% conundrum
Misunderstanding MF Husain
Mask of public purpose
"Osama-ji" gone, but here is why we can`t catch "Dawood-ji"
Bellary mother of all mining violations, says SC panel
Just white noise: this is not about media gag
Governance in 140 characters
How BP ensured Ambani truce
The faceless Indian - the unseen force
IOC entered exploration and production late
New CEC, New Dawn?
New CEC, New Dawn?
Wrong road, Kamal!
Rajan and Bhajan
Cabinet secretary, who?
That’s the way, Maruti-way!
Feeling rich, Pranab-da?