Wednesday, Dec 06, 2023 | Last Update : 08:50 PM IST


Chandrakant Lahariya | Flu-like illnesses’ outbreak in China no real cause for concern in India

The flu season has changed in many countries and RSV related infections are more commonly being reported.

01 Dec 2023 12:47 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Amid dog-whistle politics, did Sunak go easy on Suella?

Cruella, in an attempt to drown the noisy negative publicity, has resorted to dog-whistle politics

27 May 2023 12:24 AM

AA Edit | Masks advisable as Covid could disrupt lives again

The Union government must revisit the Covid protocols and prod state governments to decide what is to be introduced now

05 Apr 2023 12:15 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Dreams left undisturbed in Budget amid economic lull

The 2023-24 Union Budget of Ms Sitharaman can at best be described as a Budget of idle curiosities, lacking any sense of urgency

03 Feb 2023 12:00 AM

Suman Bhattacharjea | Big changes in early years; funding education is key

The impetus for integrating pre-school and school education took another giant step forward with the release of the NEP in 2020

19 Jan 2023 12:00 AM


Manish Tewari | Peace or ‘permacrisis’: What’s the 2023 mantra?

“Permacrisis” was the Collins Dictionary's word of the year, perhaps unsurprisingly, as we lived through great upheavals

01 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Waiting for the dawn after world faced a difficult year

A revolt against the Kremlin was predicted. Some warned of a military mutiny. President Vladimir Putin was reported to be dead or dying

31 Dec 2022 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Airport chaos: A mess of India’s own making

The ministry’s lazy solution seemed to be to tell the airlines to reduce the number of early morning flights

15 Dec 2022 12:10 AM

Shailaja Khanna | The many moods & myths of Diwali

Whatever be the reason of, the way to celebrate it is to reunite with one’s dear ones and make it an excuse of visiting friends, family

30 Oct 2022 12:10 AM

Kamal Davar | Time to be firm tackling Dragon on LAC standoff & human rights

Both nations, according to these reports, now have between 50,000 to 60,000 troops deployed along the LAC in Ladakh

12 Oct 2022 12:00 AM


Aakar Patel | The rise & fall of India’s exports: Can we take it up to $1tr by 2030?

Unless India does something proactively that affects our exports positively, trade growth will decline as it has with the world trend

11 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Time to clean up pharma

The $40 billion Indian pharmaceuticals industry is the world’s third largest by volume and 14th largest in terms of value

08 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Some heart attacks can be prevented with a few steps

As we grow old, with every passing year in life, the accumulation of fat in the arteries of the heart reduces the blood circulation to heart

29 Sep 2022 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Hindsight disfavours lockdowns

Science may have delayed reopening to 2022 when it could have been done a year earlier without causing such economic and social disruption

27 Aug 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | A good move, as Covid cases up

The government must seriously reconsider introducing nationwide precautionary steps, including making masks mandatory, before it is too late

14 Jul 2022 11:12 PM


AA Edit | Covid: Time is not right to lower guard

As per the WHO, new infections are up 8% globally compared to the previous week, with 11 million new cases and over 43,000 new deaths

18 Mar 2022 11:42 PM

Over 1.9 million kids in India lost parent or caregiver to COVID-19: Lancet study

The new study suggests that globally, two out of three children orphaned from are adolescents aged 10 to 17 years

25 Feb 2022 12:48 PM

Sharon Lowen | Friendship in the time of Covid

From the time of our first lockdown, I felt no urge for long phone conversations with friends who were coping in familiar ways

06 Feb 2022 3:01 AM

S Korea tests new virus steps as infections reach new high

Officials also planning to treat most mild cases at home and reshape a testing regime that had been centered around PCR tests

26 Jan 2022 11:48 AM

Dulqueer Salmaan tests positive for coronavirus

The 35-year-old actor's diagnosis comes days after his superstar father Mammooty also tested positive for COVID-19

21 Jan 2022 1:49 AM