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That dangerous delusion of patriotic gangsters: The Dark Face of Mumbai

Criticism of Ajit Kumar Doval’s appointment as National Security Advisor has led to a dangerous new propaganda initiated by Modi supporters. They claim that Doval had to create Chhota Rajan to counter Dawood Ibrahim creating some kind of romantic fiction of the flawed hero who steps over to the dark side for a good cause. […]

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Crumbling plaster in passages -- a common sight
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Lack of Political Will is to Blame for Building Collapses

27th September 2013, Mumbai: Buildings are like our body. They need to be kept fit and in working order. If neglected, deterioration can be rapid. Sadly, our administrators neglect regular building maintenance, and this is seen everywhere — from Mantralaya to BMC offices, from Municipal schools to hospitals, police stations and even courts. There is […]

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Full text version of Vanzara’s resignation letter

I found that there didn’t seem to be text versions of Vanzara’s resignation letter, so here is one.   D.G. Vanzara, IPS DIG of Police (under Suspension) Sabarmati Central Prison Ahmedabad. Date- 1-9-2013 To, Addl. Chief Secretary Government of Gujarat Home Department Sachivalaya Gandhinagar Sub: Tendering of resignation from my service with renunciation of all […]

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