Two of my stories are among the exhibits at Newseum, the world’s biggest museum of Newspapers
One of them is on Kalpana Chawla, who graduated from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh, which is also my alma matter, which grants a certain distinctiveness to this obituary.
Stories (being updated)
Times of India
The Indian Express
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When Vajpayee got Nawaz Sharif to speak to Dilip Kumar
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Cracking the ranking code
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Haryana, Punjab in face-off over Sikh shrines
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