The recent veto by China on the UN’s banning of Masood Azhar, and our reaction to it, presents a good example of what is realistic appraisal.
24 Mar 2019 12:00 AM
The controversy about what damage was caused by our airstrike, is entirely irrelevant.
10 Mar 2019 12:32 AM
It is a little surprising, therefore, that in his first reaction our Prime Minister has said that our armed forces have been given a free hand.
24 Feb 2019 12:15 AM
The SC’s directive was hailed as a victory by both the opposing sides — the BJP and Ms Banerjee.
10 Feb 2019 12:00 AM
It is utter nonsense to postulate that EVM machines are capable of mass hacking.
27 Jan 2019 2:30 AM
The CVC finding is that it could not look into these allegations for want of time, and that further inquiry is needed.
13 Jan 2019 2:05 AM
Let us hope that the parliamentary elections in 2019 throw up a result that is good for the country.
30 Dec 2018 12:10 AM
In Madhya Pradesh the fight went down to the wire, a see-saw battle where sometimes the BJP was ahead and sometimes the Congress.
16 Dec 2018 12:10 AM
When our political leaders are culpable in taking discourse to its lowest common denominator, TV channels do the same.
02 Dec 2018 12:23 AM
For Hindus, the site where Lord Ram was born — irrespective of whether this can be historically proved or not — has very special significance.
18 Nov 2018 12:05 AM
The BJP, which is joined at the hip to the RSS, has internalised a convenient amnesia about what Sardar Patel actually thought of the RSS.
04 Nov 2018 12:05 AM
The powerful need to have their egos massaged, and the supplicants must outdo each other in the most abject display of sycophancy.
21 Oct 2018 12:24 AM
The perception that there has been a huge defense scandal has hardly percolated down to the common people.
07 Oct 2018 1:34 AM
Diplomacy to be effective must be embedded in a strategic matrix. The question is not whether we should talk to Pakistan or not.
23 Sep 2018 2:32 AM
KCR is entitled to his point of view, but I have a foundational problem with the manner in which he expressed it.
09 Sep 2018 7:00 AM
The government was legitimately proud that India has gone up in the scale of Ease of Doing Business.
26 Aug 2018 5:41 AM
The poet in Atalji often made him reclusive, and prone to staccato sentences which he left to the intelligence of the others to decipher.
18 Aug 2018 1:14 AM
Apart from the efforts of the BJP, much of the credit must go to Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, for his political acumen and operational dexterity.
12 Aug 2018 12:44 AM
English has, for historical reasons, become a language spoken by a great many people in the world.
29 Jul 2018 6:36 AM
Delhi generates more than 10,000 tonnes of garbage every day.
15 Jul 2018 5:50 AM