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Hurdles for Modi 2.0: Economy, J&K, NRC

Then there is the mess created by the National Register of Citizens in Assam.

11 Sep 2019 2:38 AM

Will Boris have to go, as battle over Brexit rages?

Since Parliament has passed a law against a no-deal Brexit, defiance might even mean legal prosecution that could send Johnson to prison.

10 Sep 2019 12:04 AM

100 days of Modi 2.0: It’s time to get going

The truth is out already that India is slowing down along with the rest of the world.

09 Sep 2019 5:05 AM

Taming Pawan Jaiswal: Journalism’s dark hour

The Press Council of India took suo motu cognisance of what happened to Mr Jaiswal, and asked the UP government to submit a report.

08 Sep 2019 7:37 AM

Slowdown! Hard to fill Chidambaram, Jaitley shoes

To make matters worse, the battery of legal eagles in the Congress are loath to forgo their fees for their party colleagues.

08 Sep 2019 7:28 AM


Afghan accord: Still unclear if Taliban ready to contest polls

Among the Taliban’s negotiating team were also four former inmates of Guantanamo.

07 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

For Shivakumar, arrest opportunity in disguise

With 105 of the 224 Assembly seats in its kitty, BJP leaders knew that it would not be long before it came to power in its southern citadel.

07 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

100 days of Modi 2.0: A clear sign of path ahead

In Narendra Modi’s case, the excitement has been greater because he has few peers matching his communication skills.

06 Sep 2019 2:33 AM

Why a scholar’s new ‘sin’ hurts the cause of Euro Muslims

Muslims, held Ramadan — who was born in Geneva and holds Swiss citizenship — had a lot to contribute to Europe.

05 Sep 2019 3:46 AM

Who is a citizen? Going down a dangerous path

The publication of the list of citizens on August 31 was the day when India arrived at the crossroads.

05 Sep 2019 12:53 AM


Romila Thapar and JNU: Can India’s Left go to the rescue?

The octogenarian opposed narrow Muslim demands in the 1970s to change the secular character of AMU.

04 Sep 2019 1:25 AM

Where will the people left out of the NRC go?

The list is out, but the suspense and trauma is not over yet for nearly 19 lakh people as their names are excluded from the list.

04 Sep 2019 1:20 AM

Global realignments & some lessons for India

Russia’s re-emergence as a strategic player in West Asia and Gulf and its close monitoring of Afghanistan revives its relevance for India.

02 Sep 2019 12:17 AM

Extension for Gen. Bajwa perhaps not a good idea

The reality is that most civil servants have not cultivated many interests outside their jobs.

02 Sep 2019 12:12 AM

Torture & law: Jurisdiction on this crime can be universal

There exists on the United States’ statute book an old statute of 1789 called the Alien Tort Claims Act.

01 Sep 2019 6:07 AM


If courts are vigilant, democracy will be safe

Almost any crime that could be described as political opposition to the Nazi regime ended up before them.

01 Sep 2019 12:28 AM

RBI plays white knight to cash-strapped govt

The FD target for FY 2019-20 is an unreachable 2.85 per cent of GDP.

31 Aug 2019 12:06 AM

PM Imran has a big problem, of too many spokespersons

There were persistent rumours about his “possible” exit as the Prime Minister’s spokesperson.

31 Aug 2019 12:01 AM

Untying the Naga knot: Flagging the key issues

The NSCN(I-M) identified the “core issues” to be that of a separate “flag” for the Nagas and a “constitution”.

30 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

After US exit, Afghanistan to be fertile land for ISIS’ entry

ISIS exploits political gaps and vulnerable environments to entrench itself and rule through fear or a select few power brokers.

30 Aug 2019 12:00 AM