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Indira: Elegant woman and shrewd politician

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

Not the right time for euphoria

It is also important to juxtapose what the Ease of Doing Business report says with other international assessments.

05 Nov 2017 12:01 AM

It’s time for Muslims to embrace liberal opinion

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: A true Indian

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

Can Gandhi inspire today’s India?

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

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A democracy run by undemocratic leaders?

The ideology of the political class is to eschew ideology on the altar of self-promotion.

10 Sep 2017 12:19 AM

Right to privacy in digital era

Beyond legalese, the court has addressed many larger and fundamental philosophical questions.

27 Aug 2017 12:28 AM

China: Time to change our usual response

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

Nitish rejoining BJP is not a betrayal

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

Asking for an inquiry is not anti-national

It is true that there can be no foolproof shield against a committed terrorist.

16 Jul 2017 12:19 AM

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Celebrating monsoons with raga Malhar, chai & pakoras

The problems created by the monsoons need institutional and enduring responses as urgently as possible.

02 Jul 2017 1:33 AM

A broken promise brokers unrest

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

Perks and perils of self-publicity

The Planning Commission is replaced by the Niti Aayog, where Niti stands for National Institution for Transforming India.

04 Jun 2017 12:10 AM

BJP govt scores high on hype, low on delivery

The failure to create jobs is another example of the yawning gap between promise and delivery.

21 May 2017 12:09 AM

Can Oppn offer India an alternative vision?

Chidambaram made the point that the BJP is trying to impose a Hindu-Hindi hegemony.

07 May 2017 12:12 AM

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Sino-India ties: It’s all about the optics

China has consistently followed a policy towards India of engagement with containment.

23 Apr 2017 5:29 AM

Hindutva hijacks Modi’s vikas agenda

Those claiming to act on behalf of Hindus are, therefore, shaming the vast majority of Hindus.

09 Apr 2017 12:12 AM

Ram Mandir: SC’s offer is a boon

The fact of the matter is that Indians in general, whether Hindu or Muslim, have had enough of this dispute.

26 Mar 2017 2:57 AM

Chanakya’s View: BJP’s triumph holds key lessons for Opp.

For the Opposition to the BJP, the time has come to smell the coffee.

12 Mar 2017 1:54 AM

India is becoming an intolerant nation

The police did precious little to prevent the violence of ABVP members.

26 Feb 2017 3:19 AM

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