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R Prasannan

R Prasannan

Prasannan, Resident Editor, New Delhi, is an expert in defence and foreign affairs. He takes keen interest in history. He has been with THE WEEK since its launch in 1982

POWERDRIVE

A Charles King from Chandigarh

Restrain, before more Masihs besmirch the good name of India

By R Prasannan March 03, 2024

A Rao deal and a Ratna

Narasimha Rao has much to be credited for

By R Prasannan February 25, 2024

Check! Castling in the air

Looks like INDIA has been caught in a zugzwang

By R Prasannan February 18, 2024

English-Vinglish and Nitish

My hunch is that it was English that got Nitish’s goat

By R Prasannan February 11, 2024

Baywatch dreams on Lakshadweep

Lakshadweep can’t be a match for the Maldives

By R Prasannan February 04, 2024

Vote for an Indian English word

Narendra Modi may seek to prepone the elections to the 18th Lok Sabha

By R Prasannan January 28, 2024

An unfit case for mercy

When confronted with agony, it requires superhuman effort to stay stoical

By R Prasannan January 21, 2024

A universal adult festival

Like success, democracy has many fathers

By R Prasannan January 14, 2024

Guy Fawkes, gunpowder farces

When walls of the temple of democracy are breached, billions have a right to know

By R Prasannan January 07, 2024

Cashiering for queries

Mahua’s is mala fide; Meenakshi’s is lack of vigil

By R Prasannan December 24, 2023

Idea of India, bhavna of Bharat

Modi wants BJP to impart a bhavna of Bharat. Can INDIA counter it?

By R Prasannan December 17, 2023

Blame game over foul air

If Delhi has a right to breathe free, Delhizens ought to do their bit

By R Prasannan December 10, 2023

Dread the dog days

It is lawful to kill a man-eating tiger, but are in jail if you kill a mad dog

By R Prasannan December 03, 2023

Recycling prime ministers

Indian leaders are loath to accept constitutionally lower posts

By R Prasannan November 26, 2023

Calm, Muizzu! We come in peace

Modi can befriend Muizzu by being there to bless him on the big day

By R Prasannan November 19, 2023
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