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Ultimately, goliath fell

Ajaz Ashraf | July 6, 2013
The lone rebel may not win immediately. But he or she can reset the moral compass and expose the brute power of the behemoth that the State has…
Personal gain over propriety
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Ajaz Ashraf | June 8, 2013
Whether it's Dhoni, Kumble or the legendary Gavaskar, they've all put propriety aside for personal gains.
Spot-fixing
IPL: A dark hole of scandals

IPL: A dark hole of scandals

Ajaz Ashraf | May 18, 2013
Routine, repetition, mediocrity make IPL memory-proof, an event to be consumed and forgotten instantaneously.
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Big brother is matching you

Big brother is matching you

Ajaz Ashraf | February 16, 2013
New Delhi can't really preach to our problematic neighbours after hanging Afzal Guru and further alienating the people of the Kashmir Valley,…
Campaign style of journalism
Live, from the metro-nation

Live, from the metro-nation

Ajaz Ashraf | January 19, 2013
Big media neglects news from outside our big cities.
Living legend
Sachin and the god particle

Sachin and the god particle

Ajaz Ashraf | December 22, 2012
The debate over whether Tendulkar should retire provides us a perspective into our collective psyche.
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