His Last Bow?
Khushwant Singh, historian, author and jokester, has
written another novel, possibly his last, after 10 years. In the autumn of his life, he
says he'd like to be known as a scholar rather than as the king of sleaze. An exclusive
interview. Plus extracts from In the Company of Women.
Safe Passage, Hot Pursuit
A cat and mouse game during the filing of nominations in the Bellary constituency
of Karnataka sets the stage for a Sonia-BJP showdown in the coming elections.
On most substantive issues the distinction between the major political alliances has
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