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Deify, then crucify. Lionize, then demonize December 27, 2003 The Times of India Others
Defining Moment – Challenge and Opportunity December 20, 2003 The Economic Times Others
A Young India – Problem or Opportunity? December 20, 2003 The Times of India Industrialisation and Urbanisation
Mosquitoes, Musi and the USA factor December 12, 2003 The Times of India
Our Education Crisis is an Opportunity December 6, 2003 The Times of India Education
Changing Players – Unchanging Rules of the Game December 5, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
Are Civil Servants Holy Cows? November 29, 2003 The Times of India Others
Distorted Verdicts and Simple Solutions November 22, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
Democracy and Media November 22, 2003 The Times of India Constitution
“Water, Water Everywhere . . . . . ” November 8, 2003 The Economic Times Education
AAG and VIP Culture November 8, 2003 The Times of India Others
Practical Measures to Combat Corruption November 1, 2003 The Times of India Governance
More Doctors Don’t Mean Better Health October 26, 2003 The Times of India Healthcare
Inhabitants or Citizens? October 18, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
Lessons of California Recall October 11, 2003 The Times of India Political reforms
A Vital First Step in Cleansing Our Polity October 11, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
Proportional Representation – An Idea Whose Time Has Come October 5, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
No place for violence in a democracy October 4, 2003 The Times of India Others
Politics, Crime and Corruption – Systemic Imperatives September 27, 2003 The Economic Times Political reforms
Docs should stop taking patients for a ride September 13, 2003 The Times of India Healthcare
Electoral System and Communal Divide September 13, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
Policing – Welcome Changes September 6, 2003 The Times of India Police reforms
Governance in States – ‘Dangerously Stable Equilibrium’ August 30, 2003 The Economic Times Governance
Long-term Public Good vs Short-term Political Costs August 16, 2003 The Economic Times Electoral reforms
Reclaim “Swarajya” August 9, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
In Praise of Political Incorrectness August 2, 2003 The Economic Times Political reforms
Courage to Lead August 1, 2003 The Times of India Governance
Popular Sovereignty and Local Governments July 29, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
Whither Self-governance? July 26, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
Perjury and Criminal Justice System July 19, 2003 The Economic Times Others
Perennial Threats – Quick Fixes July 19, 2003 The Times of India Governance
“Good old days”, or Sheer Nostalgia? July 12, 2003 The Times of India Others
Crime, Rule of Law and Economic Growth July 5, 2003 The Times of India Others
Democracy – a Source of Strength or Weakness? July 5, 2003 The Economic Times Economic reforms
“Water, water everywhere - But not a drop to drink!” June 28, 2003 The Times of India Infrastructure
Where Fraud is Fashionable! June 21, 2003 The Times of India Corruption
Plundering the Public Exchequer June 21, 2003 The Economic Times Corruption
Agents of the “Crown” June 14, 2003 The Times of India Governance
Politics of Tokenism June 7, 2003 The Times of India Governance
Migration and Squalor - Crisis in Mumbai June 7, 2003 The Economic Times Industrialisation and Urbanisation
Making Cities Self-Reliant May 31, 2003 The Times of India Industrialisation and Urbanisation
Physician, Heal Thy Self! May 24, 2003 The Economic Times Judicial reforms
Institutions are the Key; Not Culture May 18, 2003 The Times of India Governance
Curtail Autocratic Party Bosses May 8, 2003 The Economic Times Political reforms
Urban India – Crumbling Metropolises May 3, 2003 The Times of India Industrialisation and Urbanisation
Knee-jerk Response to a Complex Crisis April 26, 2003 The Economic Times Political reforms
Heads I Win, Tails You Lose! April 26, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
People’s Mandate Delinked from Power April 19, 2003 The Times of India Local Government
Sensible Land Policies and Economic Growth April 12, 2003 The Economic Times Others
Crisis in Urban Co-operative Banks April 12, 2003 The Times of India Economic reforms