Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019 | Last Update : 02:31 PM IST

Neither can nations go weapon-less, nor can free-market guarantee peace.

In war, there is big money

Powerful nations, despots and weapon-makers make a killing from arms deals, contracts for rebuilding war-ravaged countries.

28 Feb 2018 3:09 AM

Insecurities fuelling boom

Flow of weapons from arms manufacturers to importing states has risen the fastest in the past decade.

28 Feb 2018 3:07 AM

Academic critics, Leave art alone

It is the prerogative of artists and writers to decide the construct of their work, doesn’t matter what context academic critics read it in

18 Feb 2018 3:31 AM

War of words over post-colonial space

Common people across age and disciplines had picked up arms to revive the right to live in their own country with respect and dignity.

18 Feb 2018 3:18 AM

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Crime and punishment

Freedom of speech is treasured by most people as it remains as a gift of God to mankind.

11 Feb 2018 3:53 AM

Digital age spawns hate-mongering

Ghetto politics rules the day

11 Feb 2018 3:35 AM

Depression: Silent killer at large

Depression is an abnormal emotional state that affects our thinking, emotions, perceptions and behaviours in pervasive and chronic ways.

04 Feb 2018 3:31 AM

Time to make mental health a top priority

There should be massive investment in a community-oriented system

04 Feb 2018 3:03 AM

How AI and humans can work together

Artificial intelligence must enhance the quality of an individual’s life and efficiency of public services.

28 Jan 2018 3:10 AM

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An eye for AI

Over the past few years, the pace of innovation in AI technologies has been staggering, predominantly coming from small vendors.

28 Jan 2018 3:05 AM

Doing things intelligently

The last principle is of special importance as any conversation about AI inevitably turns to the highly emotive topic of job elimination.

28 Jan 2018 2:45 AM

Never ignore the gut feeling

In fact, the 38-million bacteria in the human gut dictate our lives much more than we realise.

23 Jan 2018 12:47 AM

Stooping low to get the last word

It is getting to be a sad state of affairs, where the very fabric of our plural society is under threat.

15 Jan 2018 2:47 AM

Reviving the dying art of listening

Tolerance can only begin with listening as well as speaking.

15 Jan 2018 2:43 AM

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The debate debacle

The fact remains that core issues seem to be getting sidelined and shrill noises with agendas are taking over the debate.

15 Jan 2018 2:37 AM

The habit of scientific temper

For scientific temper is not the ability to solve a set of equations, but to prioritise rationality and reason in practice.

08 Jan 2018 1:33 AM

The need for scientific temper

The acknowledgement that even the god does not perhaps know is unheard of in any religion.

08 Jan 2018 1:30 AM

Armed with attitude and confidence

Three separate assessors, who are trained by the DIPR, DRDO, carry out the assessment.

24 Dec 2017 1:49 AM

The power of being run-of-the-mill

India’s talent, the perfect balance of cerebral power coupled with hard work, is a well-recognised aspect across the world.

24 Dec 2017 1:45 AM

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