To make matters worse, Banerjee is also Amartya Sen’s protégé. Oh dear! Amartya babu, also a Bengali Nobel Laureate, is not on NaMo’s speed dial.
19 Oct 2019 4:40 AM
As a lead up to Dusshera next week, we should ideally be focusing on the victory of good over evil.
05 Oct 2019 1:46 AM
Here, Ayushmann gets to channel his inner woman by effectively using his falsetto voice to fool ardent listeners.
21 Sep 2019 2:12 AM
Madame Sitharaman, it is time to rejig outdated rules and challenge Budget traditions.
07 Sep 2019 12:16 AM
It’s useless to talk about “following the law” scrupulously blah blah blah. It sounds good on paper.
24 Aug 2019 3:55 AM
The most significant fallout of the Article 370 nullification has been an unlikely development within the Congress Party.
10 Aug 2019 12:05 AM
Both Boris and Donald have made public displays of outrageous conduct their calling cards.
27 Jul 2019 12:10 AM
It is the wretchedness of these very lives that the Budget 2019-2020 was supposed to address.
13 Jul 2019 5:01 AM
The political nuance of “Vande Mataram” was not missed by political watchers, who read much more than a routine oath into their words.
29 Jun 2019 12:16 AM
One dreads to wake up and read the front page these days.
15 Jun 2019 2:09 AM
In India, we are dealing with tricky age issues as well. Age… and a dramatic shift in attitude, as symbolised by two newly-minted parliamentarians.
01 Jun 2019 6:38 AM
During an animated conversation with friends at our home, it was interesting to hear multiple points of view on the outcome of this election.
18 May 2019 12:10 AM
The most wonderful thing about our electorate is the unpredictability factor which proves the best of poll forecasters wrong time and again.
04 May 2019 12:44 AM
The PM himself is cautiously responding to questions on serious failures of his government by dodging direct replies and resorting to wordplay.
20 Apr 2019 12:33 AM
The message going out is simple — use your physical attributes to charm, disarm, seduce and woo the voter.
06 Apr 2019 12:05 AM
A chowkidar’s primary role is to guard and protect those who have hired him.
23 Mar 2019 12:15 AM
We are fortunate enough in India to have a reasonably credible national press.
09 Mar 2019 12:32 AM
Priyanka’s legendary charm and people skills are simply not enough to do the trick.
23 Feb 2019 12:52 AM
The most pathetic election stunt involves getting back our financial fugitives with a great deal of bombast and show.
09 Feb 2019 2:15 AM
Locals used the rally as an excuse to skip work and stay parked in all those fancy Kolkata clubs they seem to prefer to their own homes.
26 Jan 2019 2:02 AM