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Pavan Varma: Will Covid-19 make us a more caring society?

If the government did not anticipate such a consequence, then it must be accused of unpardonable incompetence

19 May 2020 5:28 PM

Mohan Guruswamy: Will migrants’ misery lead to a revolution?

The working class is nothing without the unorganised workers. In 2019, there were around 510 million workers in India

18 May 2020 7:37 PM

AA Edit: Sport ushers in brave new era

In-arena spectators are no more the lifeline of sport, which these days television audiences with their purchasing power are

18 May 2020 7:17 PM

Anita Katyla: Nitin Gadkari has a new role

The Union minister is suddenly being seen and heard more often these days, signalling the end of his self-isolation

18 May 2020 6:44 PM

Can India’s rural property card be capitalised to propel post-Covid revival?

Ironically, for India’s millions of poor, informal workers and farmers, informality around land tenure is an inevitable reality

18 May 2020 6:21 PM


How to survive self-isolation and not get divorced

We are all going through a difficult period now, feeling a lot of stress, pressure, and fear, but how to overcome it?

15 May 2020 6:56 PM

Dev 360: Can gutting labour laws spell advantage to India?

The key assumption is that labour rights are a major roadblock to business growth

15 May 2020 5:17 PM

Chandrajit Banerjee: How to restart economy in a way that’s safe and sustainable

With companies shutting shop as a result of the lockdown, the corporate performance outlook for the current financial year looks bleak

13 May 2020 6:16 PM

Oil falls amid concerns about second wave of virus, rise in inventories

Traders shrugged off a further call by Saudi Arabia for larger production cuts to balance the market following a virus-induced demand slump

13 May 2020 8:29 AM

AA Edit: Stop states from trampling over labour rights

The government must realise that it is illogical, undemocratic, immoral and inhuman to put the workers at the receiving end at

11 May 2020 5:52 PM


Manish Tewari: India rushes headlong into summer of death

It begs an obvious question if governments are not there to help citizens in need what else are they there for?

11 May 2020 5:29 PM

Congress demands setting up of multimodal agency to resolve migrant crisis

Interestingly it was the Congress almost 38 days back that demanded that migrant labourers who wanted to go home should be allowed

10 May 2020 7:43 PM

Waqyanawis: Amid Modi-Shah inertia, Congress Party makes presence felt

Slowly, the Congress Party in the coronavirus pandemic is not looking bad at all

10 May 2020 5:39 PM

Unable to return home, migrant labourer from Bengal ends life in Kerala

The 22 year-old labourer was unable to book ticket in the ‘Shramik Special’ train recently from Kerala as he did not have money

10 May 2020 11:04 AM

Love amidst the lockdown

The ongoing Coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown has changed the way people date

09 May 2020 8:40 PM


AA Edit: Rallying with fuel

The Centre's decision to levy an excise duty of Rs 10 on a litre of petrol and Rs 13 on diesel would help in collecting additional revenue

09 May 2020 7:44 PM

AA Edit: Centre must come with lockdown exit plan now

None questioned the wisdom of shutting the nation down when Mr Modi took the unprecedented decision, as the objective was clear

09 May 2020 7:24 PM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr: Govt muddling in crisis, drift and ‘politics as usual’

The Central government took gratuitous decisions without consulting the chief ministers and the state governments

09 May 2020 7:10 PM

AA Edit: The wheels of e-justice

The Indian courts - High Courts as well as the Supreme Court - have proved adept at holding virtual hearings and pronouncing orders

06 May 2020 8:18 PM

AA Edit: Flower showers as newly jobless pay to go home

While the Union government was busy arranging the aircraft and the petal shower, the nation was witnessing certain desperate scenes

06 May 2020 6:59 PM