Mystery of the Year: How can a Sphinx become even more of a Sphinx? This question was answered when Congress President Sonia Gandhi left for the United States and no-one even got a wind of it. Only when someone noticed that she was lodged in a cancer hospital in New York did the rumours start. Investigative journalism in India has its own dos and don’ts.
Image: Pakistani actress Veena Malik poses with her newly-adopted Indian girl Payal Kambale, 7, during a press event with the Sahara Charitable NGO in Mumbai on October 22, 2011. (Photograph copyright AFP)