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Columns

Of miffed BJP MP and absent Tharoor

Though retired and serving bureaucrats and Army officers have joined political parties in the past, this trend is catching up fast now.

09 Sep 2018 7:00 AM

2+2 is a step forward, but it’s no grand leap

The reality of military cooperation with a major power is summed up in the adage — in for a penny, in for a pound.

08 Sep 2018 12:50 AM

SC makes history, but ‘gay’ prejudices linger

The LGBT community would want to rightly press on with the logical implications, leading to issues of gay marriage, adoption and inheritance.

07 Sep 2018 7:03 AM

Yemen tragedy is escalating amid growing Mideast mess

The scale of the humanitarian tragedy in Yemen, however, extends far beyond the direct carnage of conflict.

07 Sep 2018 6:53 AM

At 2+2 talks, Pak the elephant in the room

India needs to be much more nimble-footed to outmanouvre Pakistan’s newly-reinforced civilian-military government.

06 Sep 2018 7:54 AM

Headscarves have evolved as a symbol of identity

All of this would be readily acceptable were it not for the fact that this particular contest is a beauty pageant.

06 Sep 2018 7:50 AM

Like Nawaz, Imran Khan seems wary of politicians

It appears that Khan shares Mian Nawaz Sharif’s distrust of politicians.

05 Sep 2018 1:35 AM

Pampered metros need a reality check on fuel

India is particularly vulnerable to collateral damage on its energy security.

05 Sep 2018 1:32 AM

Indian diplomacy’s key focus is regional blocs

India is a strategic partner, not a member, of Asean, and this strategic partnership has developed fairly well.

04 Sep 2018 12:27 AM

Can ‘feminist’ foreign policy of Sweden be a trendsetter?

Feminist foreign policy “applies a systematic gender equality perspective throughout the whole foreign policy agenda”, the handbook states.

04 Sep 2018 12:26 AM