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Shobhaa De | Battle for Bihar: Super flop or a blockbuster?

It’s time for “Battle cry Bihar”! And this stellar star cast can take the pants off just about any actor from Bollywood

31 Oct 2020 9:48 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Communist MP in Britain was Tata’s cousin, Gandhi’s friend

The book is called Comrade Sak and is written by Mark Wadsworth, a black British writer with Caribbean roots

31 Oct 2020 9:42 AM

Karan Thapar | Death talk: Euthanasia tales amid Covid times

The question this mesmerising account raises is did Arun’s father, HD Shourie commit euthanasia?

30 Oct 2020 9:52 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Stop Dragon’s free ride, don’t let it exploit our democracy

The Chinese Communist Party’s mission to humiliate India has become more diabolical by the day

30 Oct 2020 9:46 AM

Dilip Cherian | Dhesi, Khattar’s favourite, gets a second innings

It is likely that Dhesi will become another power centre in the CMO, with all important files meant for Khattar being routed through him

29 Oct 2020 9:58 AM

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K.C. Singh | As US embrace deepens, watch for pitfalls ahead

Significantly, they were meeting just a week before Americans go to the polls to elect the President on November 3

29 Oct 2020 9:04 AM

Ashwani Kumar | Ensuring dignity for all, respect for the law, still a key challenge

Questions about the Supreme Court’s vacillation and seeming incapacity to enforce its judgments, have diminished judicial prestige

28 Oct 2020 9:34 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Biden or Trump: Who’s win is better for India?

This time, too, it might be a mistake to go too much by appearances … or the experiences of other parties with different perspectives

28 Oct 2020 9:27 AM

Aakar Patel | Draw lessons from US, make voting in India better and safer

It must be asked if we cannot further reform the process and also learn from practices that other nations follow that might help us.

27 Oct 2020 6:40 PM

Manish Tewari | Talk ties mindfully, do not squander options

With the People’s Liberation Army of China menacing India’s northern borders it is quite natural for India to look for military allies.

27 Oct 2020 5:47 PM

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Kushal Gulab | A woke Navratri, and a Happy Dussehra

So far, dear reader, this whole puja season I have not had to use my ear plugs at all

26 Oct 2020 11:36 AM

Anand K Sahay | Far & Near

Will the BJP use Nitish to get own CM in Patna?

26 Oct 2020 11:27 AM

Only Walter Mitty can dream Afghan troop withdrawal before US election

The US involvement in Afghanistan has been a great tragedy

24 Oct 2020 11:54 AM

Hindutva a stumbling block for BJP in Bihar

There is a political vacuum in Bihar, and there is room for some of the existing players to grab the opportunity and fill it up.

24 Oct 2020 11:40 AM

Shashidhar Nanjundaiah | The ‘perils’ of euphoria: Govt messaging flawed

In a communicative framework, how has our government disseminated public messages during this crisis, and to what effect?

24 Oct 2020 11:29 AM

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Farrukh Dhondy | OF CABBAGES AND KINGS

Tried! When Arun Jaitley batted for art and when my films weren’t banned

24 Oct 2020 11:22 AM

Dilip Cherian | CIC sans chief, only 10 of 28 panels worked during lockdown

Fifteen years after the Right to Information (RTI) Act came into force, does the nation have more transparency or less?

22 Oct 2020 10:58 AM

Claude Arpi | Step up pressure on Xi; bring France into Quad

The world is becoming aware of the double standards in Chinese propaganda, and for the first time it is taking steps to counter its moves

22 Oct 2020 10:33 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Why so many US desis are in favour of Trump

A recent opinion poll in the US suggests that some 28 per cent of Indian origin voters are leaning towards Trump and the rest are for Biden

21 Oct 2020 10:13 AM

Maura Moynihan | Disney’s China problem: West’s elite covering up CCP’s misdeeds

Disney’s Mulan was billed as the 'cinematic adventure of the decade', securing Hollywood’s 'family friendly studio' access to Chinese market

21 Oct 2020 10:01 AM

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