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Leave for grandfather-to-be?

It may be recalled that he was not consulted before the demonetisation announcement was made, but kept mum at the time.

01 Dec 2018 1:14 AM

Imran needs to show resolve on terrorism

It is a copout to say that he can’t be held responsible for the despicable 26/11 terrorist assault.

01 Dec 2018 1:14 AM

Storm over GDP figures

The question is whether the exercise was timed well, although it is accepted that data were due for revision.

30 Nov 2018 12:34 AM

In handling Pak, try to be more innovative

After the Uri attack, India had boycotted the proposed 2016 summit in Pakistan.

30 Nov 2018 12:34 AM

Sordid drama in women’s cricket

The coach, seen as the chief culprit in terms of the charges by Mithali Raj, has no business to be managing the national squad.

29 Nov 2018 12:01 AM


It’ll be tough for govt to meet deficit target

If prices are down and inflation is under control, the Reserve Bank will have to think of cutting interest rates in its next monetary policy.

29 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

J&K: Keep all channels open, engage Pak too

The scale of the problem is considerable, and the choices before the government can’t be easy.

28 Nov 2018 12:43 AM

Politics and CBI cases

The top Congress politician and leading critic of the NDA government claims this is political vendetta.

28 Nov 2018 12:43 AM

26/11: Have we learnt anything?

Pakistan’s response is unlikely to change and India must move on with robust measures to protect itself.

27 Nov 2018 12:02 AM

Defuse Ayodhya issue before things escalate

It is yet to be seen how the government rises to the challenge posed by the Sena, which is also urging it to bring an ordinance.

27 Nov 2018 12:00 AM


Sushma’s move on Pak sensible

The terror attack on the Pathankot airbase just days later, on January 1, interrupted the idea of progress in bilateral ties.

26 Nov 2018 12:02 AM

Mary Kom emerges as India’s top sports icon

Mary Kom dedicating her sixth medal to the nation was a charming and elegant way of thanking the people for their support.

26 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

Think fresh on quotas

In the end, only the upper castes will be out of the pale. Better ways of positive discrimination need to be devised.

25 Nov 2018 12:03 AM

Plumbing the depths of electoral politics

The cheapness of dragging in a family member who has not even the remotest connection to politics or public life is too bad to be true.

25 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

1984: A welcome verdict

The SIT has helped reopen serious cases in the difficult judicial exercise of pinpointing guilt in mob violence.

24 Nov 2018 1:01 AM


Mixed signals are coming from Pak

Sadly, however, the atmosphere has again been vitiated due to rough conduct by Pakistanis security officials.

24 Nov 2018 1:01 AM

Tragedy in Andamans

There was little need for this young man to paddle his own kayak to North Sentinel Island to reach out to these tribals.

23 Nov 2018 5:41 AM

A panic reaction by governor & Centre

The BJP was way short of numbers even after counting in its local ally, Sajjad Ghani Lone of the People’s Conference.

23 Nov 2018 12:00 AM

After Sushma opts out, will others follow too?

The first question that comes to mind is whether she feared that she might be overlooked in securing a party nomination for 2019.

22 Nov 2018 6:28 AM

Crack whip on fraudsters

The government’s own data shows there were over 8,670 fraud cases totalling Rs 6,12,600 crores over the past five years, upto March 31, 2017.

22 Nov 2018 12:05 AM