Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 | Last Update : 03:26 PM IST

Sunanda K Datta Ray

Dhaka’s begums at war, fight yesterday’s battles

The resemblance goes beyond Pakistan’s first law and labour minister and Bangladesh’s former chief justice both being Hindus.

06 Nov 2018 1:57 AM

India can’t ignore Saudi ethics, Jamal’s killing

No healthy, productive and rewarding foreign policy can be founded on expedient pacts that are so utterly devoid of respect.

23 Oct 2018 12:03 AM

Why ‘pragmatic’ Suu Kyi is silent on Rohingyas

Like a true Burmese, Suu Kyi probably doesn’t disagree with her countrymen’s condemnation of the Rohingya.

09 Oct 2018 12:24 AM

Targeting English isn’t way to brighter Bharat

There is no need for Mr Bhagwat’s equivalent in these countries to lecture anybody on why they “should start respecting (their) own mother tongue”.

25 Sep 2018 12:02 AM

As we get closer to US, let’s not forget the past

No doubt Donald Trump’s businessman’s eye on India’s building boom is a contributory factor.

11 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

In Ireland, Pope sets Church in a new direction

Ostensibly, Pope Francis’ historic two-day visit was to attend the triennial Festival of Families in Dublin.

28 Aug 2018 12:45 AM

Dread and relief over Naipaul’s biography

Naipaul’s ardour for innovation became apparent when he wrote that “things are happening” in India.

14 Aug 2018 12:15 AM

NRC fears, bigotry may lead to wider N-E strife

Even the faith that is supposed to unify the country is subject to many regional and sectarian variations.

31 Jul 2018 12:06 AM

Trump, like Indira, gets touchy about the press

Anything that Trump doesn’t like is dismissed as “fake news”.

17 Jul 2018 5:24 AM

Why our netas don’t need another Emergency

Like Mrs Gandhi, Narendra Modi can also be called a directly elected Prime Minister.

03 Jul 2018 5:43 AM