Monday, Feb 18, 2019 | Last Update : 10:25 PM IST

360 Degree

Clearly, neither PM Narendra Modi nor BJP chief Amit Shah will shy away from a counter-offensive to regain lost ground.

Uttar Pradesh holds the key

The Congress outreach to non-Yadav OBCs seems to have upset Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav.

17 Feb 2019 5:46 AM

Can Modi's charisma hold fast at 17 in Karnataka?

Political experts confide that the party should consider itself lucky if it is able to retain a little more than half the seats it won in 2014.

17 Feb 2019 5:37 AM

Tamil Nadu gamechanger: DMK, allies hold all the aces

There are pollsters willing to give 80 to 100 per cent of the 39+1 (Puducherry) LS seats to DMK+.

17 Feb 2019 5:34 AM

Elementary, CBI: An important job, half done

The CBI is the successor organisation of DSPE. It continues to function under the DSPE Act.

10 Feb 2019 7:39 AM

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Careerism, cancer of probe agencies

The above questions have engaged the attention of numerous judicial commissions and apex court.

10 Feb 2019 12:05 AM

Welfare budget: Unconventional

The budget aims to contain the fiscal deficit to 3.4% 0.1% more than budgeted and in the next FY it is anticipated to be 3.3%.

03 Feb 2019 7:46 AM

People’s Budget and why not?

Taxpayers have always been at the receiving end of successive budgets even as the government constantly grappled with getting its fiscal math right.

03 Feb 2019 2:00 AM

Priyanka faces an uphill task

With less than 3 months to go for Lok Sabha polls, the entry of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has boosted the morale of party activists.

27 Jan 2019 7:56 AM

Priyanka is not Indira Gandhi

The BJP’s spectacular performance in UP in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections made it the first party to come power on its own after nearly 30 years.

27 Jan 2019 7:52 AM

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Universal Basic Income: A worthwhile experiment

Various employment schemes at the Central and state levels should be done away with and the people provided a basic income instead.

20 Jan 2019 4:46 AM

In India we have got hold of wrong end of the stick

Food Subsidy or Public Distribution System (PDS) is the largest programme followed by Urea Subsidy and the MGNREGS.

20 Jan 2019 4:39 AM

Bill boosts BJP’s claim for re-election

The Modi government will return in power for another term in May 2019 for the next five years, says Neelkant Bakshi.

13 Jan 2019 6:10 AM

10 per cent quota the ultimate appeasement

The new quota is NDA’s final political weapon to address concerns over jobs, DeMo and GST.

13 Jan 2019 6:01 AM

Debate exposes contrasting viewpoints within Opposition

Thomas alleged that the government has brought the Bill without proper homework and demanded that the Bill should be sent to a JPC.

13 Jan 2019 2:00 AM

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Mission 2022: Gaganyaan Time to claim India’s space

‘Gaganyaan’ is a crewed orbital spacecraft being designed to ferry three Indians o outer space on a seven-day mission.

06 Jan 2019 7:53 AM

It’s Mission 2021, says ISRO chief

France and Russia are among the countries which have offered to help train our crew, says Sivan.

06 Jan 2019 7:47 AM

The constitutionality of MHA surveillance order

The rules require review committees to examine all surveillance orders issued under this section every couple of months.

30 Dec 2018 1:43 AM

Surveillance is a necessary evil today

Our agencies cannot afford to be handicapped by lack of legal authorisation for deep surveillance.

30 Dec 2018 1:36 AM

Mint street blues

Secretaries have offered to quit rather than do something against their conscience.

23 Dec 2018 5:14 AM

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