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A big win for India, but wait to see what’s next

The French were the most vocal, specialy after the February attack happened in Pulwama.

03 May 2019 7:05 AM

Seeger’s legacy of song and struggle is now a century old

The Torn Flag isn’t among Pete Seeger’s particularly memorable tracks.

02 May 2019 1:24 AM

A daily dose of venom for a ‘hit’ on May 23?

Think Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “chowkidar” campaign and Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s response “chowkidar chor hai”.

02 May 2019 1:24 AM

Bilawal finds his confidence, wit; but he still has a long way to go

Both the gesture of coming forward and the smile are unusual.

01 May 2019 2:27 AM

Balancing Iran, US ties to get harder for India

The US cannot otherwise undo that resolution as the other four permanent members are unlikely to concur.

01 May 2019 2:27 AM


Crisis in Jet explodes myths over aviation

The crash-landing of private airlines like Jet Airways and Kingfisher is the norm of the market across the world.

30 Apr 2019 12:32 AM

America, under Trump, turns into ‘rogue’ state

Several US commentators believe that Trump is being encouraged by some of his officials to initiate a war againt Iran.

29 Apr 2019 12:05 AM

BRI a chance to make US see Pak at par with India

Pakistan hosts BRI’s flagship component. Prime Minister Imran Khan was one of only seven leaders requested to address the summit.

29 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Congress’ homework rebuilding the party

All in all the BJP is in control of one of the most powerful political machines in the world, in terms of people, networks and money.

28 Apr 2019 4:48 AM

In Sri Lanka, jihadis have divided two communities

Given the rocky relations between the two ambitious politicians, such a lack of communication is understandable.

28 Apr 2019 2:53 AM


Pak-Iran amity will help allay worst effect of US sanctions

Iran’s economy is suffering as a result of the sanctions; the ill effects have been compounded by floods and earthquakes.

27 Apr 2019 12:38 AM

At last, a way to decode BJP’s mixed message to the masses

Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he could not afford a single day off from work in the five years he has been in office.

26 Apr 2019 12:34 AM

Highways, byways tell different stories in UP

Raj Kishore, an elderly farmer, complained bitterly about villagers having to stay awake night after night guarding their crops from wandering cows.

26 Apr 2019 12:31 AM

Lanka had no Christchurch linkage, so why was it targeted?

Sri Lanka has requested, and been offered, international help in investigating the atrocities.

25 Apr 2019 12:14 AM

Are RSS, BJP risking their political future?

While the RSS as an organisation may not have backed or conspired to launch terrorist strikes against Muslims.

25 Apr 2019 12:08 AM


Pragya Thakur symbol of New (Hindu) India?

It is the capital of Madhya Pradesh and she has been pitted against Digvijay Singh, a former chief minister of the state and a senior Congress leader.

24 Apr 2019 1:18 AM

Sri Lanka’s horror is a grim warning to India

Eventually the armed insurgent Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam emerged in 1976 to fight for a Tamil homeland in the northeast.

23 Apr 2019 12:05 AM

Notre Dame fire offers lessons on history and accountability

The tragic fire has conveniently transformed into a story of resilience, hope and rebirth. Many are ready to move on.

23 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Can teachers get pupils to take charge of their learning curve?

Children are not born with the tools for self-direction; intrinsic motivation is not deep-seated within their personalities.

22 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

The world can’t pause: Why are polls so long?

Imran Khan thus shrewdly got Pakistan out of the Indian electoral battle, realising he will have to deal with whoever is the next Prime Minister.

22 Apr 2019 12:00 AM