In a mature democratic republic, there is room for citizens to have their own opinion, and the right to express it.
25 Feb 2018 12:50 AM
According to the National Sample Survey, average annual income of median farmers, net of production costs, is currently around Rs 20,000.
11 Feb 2018 12:10 AM
The standards of public health and education need urgent attention.
28 Jan 2018 12:13 AM
Our foreign office seems to have adopted it to hide the complete absence of strategic clarity.
14 Jan 2018 12:27 AM
2017 was thus the year that began with the spell cast by UP, but also the year that ended with the lesson of Gujarat.
31 Dec 2017 1:05 AM
The BJP has marginally increased its voteshare percentage, but the Congress too has boosted it by six per cent.
19 Dec 2017 1:31 AM
Religion has become a means to deflect attention from what should really matter in a mature democracy, which is governance.
03 Dec 2017 12:13 AM
As a politician Indira real test came after she lifted the Emergency, and in the ensuing elections in 1977, was decisively defeated.
19 Nov 2017 5:25 AM
It is also important to juxtapose what the Ease of Doing Business report says with other international assessments.
05 Nov 2017 12:01 AM
Other Islamic seminaries, and so-called Islamic clerics, have not been lagging behind in their misplaced activism.
22 Oct 2017 12:41 AM
Khushwant Singh (KS), loved to deliberately project an image that would provoke some kinds of people to hate him.
08 Oct 2017 12:58 AM
1947 brought us political freedom, but the battle to free ourselves from the colonisation of our mind, is still incomplete.
24 Sep 2017 12:07 AM
The ideology of the political class is to eschew ideology on the altar of self-promotion.
10 Sep 2017 12:19 AM
Beyond legalese, the court has addressed many larger and fundamental philosophical questions.
27 Aug 2017 12:28 AM
The face-off at Doklam should be the turning point to change our usual response to China’s threats.
13 Aug 2017 12:33 AM
The Congress and the RJD maintain that by joining the BJP, Nitish has betrayed the mandate of the 2015 elections.
30 Jul 2017 12:20 AM
It is true that there can be no foolproof shield against a committed terrorist.
16 Jul 2017 12:19 AM
The problems created by the monsoons need institutional and enduring responses as urgently as possible.
02 Jul 2017 1:33 AM
The truth is that Shivraj Chouhan did not give the required attention to agriculture and to the needs of farmers.
18 Jun 2017 3:07 AM
The Planning Commission is replaced by the Niti Aayog, where Niti stands for National Institution for Transforming India.
04 Jun 2017 12:10 AM