A string without pearls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has notched up an impressive series of ‘firsts’ in foreign policy: the first to invite leaders from neighbouring nations to his swearing in; the first to host a US president at the Republic Day celebrations and have two summits within six months; and the first to

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India’s tallest Gandhian Narayan Desai passes away at 90

NetIndian News Network Narayan Desai, son of Mahatma Gandhi’s personal secretary and biographer Mahadev Desai and the tallest surviving Gandhian in the country, who spent an entire lifetime working for the promotion of the Gandhian way of life and for tolerance and harmony, passed away at

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Before I Go: A Stanford neurosurgeon’s parting wisdom about life and time

In residency, there’s a saying: The days are long, but the years are short. In neurosurgical training, the day usually began a little before 6 a.m., and lasted until the operating was done, which depended, in part, on how quick you were in the OR.

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