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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

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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

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India as ‘Lynchistan’: Act before it’s too late

There must be many more if India is to shake off the shameful sobriquet of “Lynchistan.”

19 Jun 2018 12:26 AM

A triumph of faith over fact as history is made

A denuclearised North Korea should be welcome to India for two reasons.

14 Jun 2018 2:16 AM

Of Pranab, Nagpur and the signals before 2019

If Narendra Modi and Amit Shah didn’t actually advise Mohan Bhagwat to invite the former President, they must be privy to the invitation.

05 Jun 2018 6:08 AM

Of MLAs in lockup & desi-style democracy

Now that the BJP has been so humiliatingly outwitted, the struggle is over control of the Central government after the 2019 general election.

22 May 2018 6:50 AM

Guessing games as Kim, Don set to make history

Despite providing generous economic and political support for seven decades, China is not very keen on North Korea developing nuclear weapons.

08 May 2018 12:34 AM

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It ain’t good to plead UK for jobs, Mr PM

Ms May’s government speaks in so many voices that everyone is confused. Perhaps this is intentional.

24 Apr 2018 12:32 AM

Chinese tips: How to win friends, influence people

India can’t match the huge investments that China makes out of its foreign exchange reserves of more than $3 trillion.

10 Apr 2018 6:15 AM

Don’t give up trying to improve ties with Pak

Narendra Modi began well by inviting Nawaz Sharif, along with the leaders of other South Asian countries, to his swearing-in ceremony in May 2014.

27 Mar 2018 6:56 AM

Trump-Kim meet: Hopes rise for a calmer Asia

North Korea is also the obvious and only target of the annual joint military exercises between the US and South Korea.

13 Mar 2018 12:28 AM

The legend of Bose finally laid to rest?

Subhas Chandra Bose is dead. Despite books such as this, his legend goes marching on.

11 Mar 2018 12:21 AM

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