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Opinion

Why India, Pak can’t do a Trump-Kim on J&K

South Korea may be a US ally, but it is not the United States, represented by the man who shook hands with Mr Kim Jong-un on Tuesday.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Reforming the bureaucracy

The Centre’s lateral hiring at the joint secretary level may be a much-needed reform of the bureaucracy.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Money machine flows from Noida in UP

The CAG has sought details of all the board meetings that had taken place in Noida since 1976 and has started its audit.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Oped

Mystic Mantra: Seek the sacred in sport

Sport demands that one strives utmost to defeat or outsmart one’s opponents.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

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India must help guard against global disorder

Although India isn’t a signatory, it could raise its profile if it’s able to make a clear voice heard on the Trump administration’s capricious stand.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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King ‘Rafa’ triumphs again

Nadal’s semi-final opponent Del Potro may have given the game away, saying “Rafa” is unbeatable on clay as he has added deadly power to his backhand.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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Expect the unexpected at Trump-Kim meet

Trump’s numerous tweets and impromptu remarks reveal his conviction that he holds all the cards.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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Guns and violence in America & India: A study in contrasts

The respective constitutional positions of the two countries are totally opposite.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

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Mystic Mantra: Fasting — The soul of Ramzan

Fasting or sawm is one of the vital pillars of Islam.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Interview of the Week

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Prabhat Jha

‘We will form govt for the fourth time in Madhya Pradesh’

Prabhat Jha predicts “doom” for the Congress which is fighting a “do-or-die” battle this time.

Ajay Maken

‘There is no chance of any tie-up with AAP for 2019 elections’

The outcome of state elections will have a direct impact on the Lok Sabha elections.

Rajyavardhan Rathore (Photo: Biplab Banerjee)

'The 2019 Lok Sabha polls will be a war between black and white'

The Modi government has always been against kaala dhan and bhrashtachar.

Sachin Pilot

‘The Modi govt has nothing to show for its four years of power’

Rajasthan is among the top three states in the indices of crime against women and dalits, says Sachin Pilot.

The Age Debate

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Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

Age Debate: ‘Lateral entry’ to end IAS raj?

The lateral entry of professionals will make the Indian bureaucracy better, more efficient.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (Photo: PTI)

Age Debate: Can alliance beat Modi magic?

A broad pre-poll alliance is vital if the Opposition is to have a chance in 2019.

 Petrol and diesel prices are rising due to an increase in the price of crude oil.

Age Debate: Do we go for short-term gain?

With fuel prices rising, the government needs to cut its taxes to give citizens relief.

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. (Photo: File/PTI)

Age Debate: Is it guns or roses?

The proposed Ramzan/Amarnath Yatra truce in Kashmir is a completely unworkable idea.

Reporter's Diary

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The ones that are available are in townships that are developing on the outskirts of the state capital and are not ready to move in.

Reporters' Diary: EX-CMs in UP go house hunting

The problem is that with the Lucknow skyline going up, bungalows with sprawling lawns are now a rarity.

All these parties are now under one roof and want to find a way to counter the SC ruling.

Reporters' Diary: SC brings all under one roof

Mulayam Singh and Akhilesh Yadav feel that leaving their bungalows would rob them of their political stature.

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra. (Photo: PTI)

Reporters' Diary: BJP’s shouting brigade

While Indian sports lovers are currently glued to the IPL, an effort is on to showcase India’s traditional sports at the international level.

The Yogi Adityanath government is having a strange impact on BJP’s Muslim leaders and almost all of them are turning into Hanuman “bhakts”.

Reporters' Diary: The new Hanuman bhakts

However, their Hanuman leanings have not gone down too well with a section of the party leadership.