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Contradictory moves on Pak by Washington

The immediate implication of this move is the inevitable centre-staging and involvement of Pakistan in the new realm.

04 Feb 2019 12:20 AM

Brits should know there is no pride in Empire

Today we know why, as America’s armies plan a mad scramble from Afghanistan, arms akimbo.

04 Feb 2019 12:12 AM

Basic income: An idea whose time has come

Certain humanists commenced toying with the contours of a minimum income in the form of public aid.

03 Feb 2019 12:36 AM

Unlike Brits, our leaders are under party bosses

Unlike Britain, in India the Speaker is from the ruling party; almost all are brazenly partisan.

03 Feb 2019 12:27 AM

People-friendly Budget strikes the right note, looking to 2030

The Budget has devised just the right strategies to take India on the inclusive growth path.

02 Feb 2019 1:32 AM

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Poll-eve Modinomics: Selling future dreams

The mood in the BJP is one of complacence and confidence, and perhaps it cannot be faulted.

02 Feb 2019 1:31 AM

Budget 2019 today needs forward-looking ideas

The revenue from the Central Goods and Services Tax remains significantly below the target of Rs 6 trillion.

01 Feb 2019 12:29 AM

Insurgents take the upper hand, endgame nears in Afghanistan

America’s desperation to pull out is itself seen as a victory for the Taliban who have gained greater international recognition over the years.

01 Feb 2019 12:24 AM

Data wars will intensify as polls near, get ready

At a time of deep agrarian distress, there is also no comprehensive official data on farmer suicides.

31 Jan 2019 12:36 AM

Venezuelans will mostly be pleased over Maduro’s exit

US-led sanctions and sharp fluctuations in the price of oil, Venezuela’s key export, have justifiably been blamed for the catastrophe.

31 Jan 2019 12:32 AM

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The culture of India is a potpourri, bust myths

Commenting on the myth of mouth-burning “Mughlai cuisine” laced with chillies, Hashmi says there was no such possibility in the Mughal period.

30 Jan 2019 1:31 AM

Does India understand the realities of Bharat?

Farmer suicides, though nothing new, are an ugly reality that the Centre needs to reckon with.

30 Jan 2019 1:31 AM

States’ new ‘diplomacy’: Amaravati as Singapore?

The 217 sq km greenfield capital city of Amaravati on the Krishna river could be another.

29 Jan 2019 12:51 AM

Both India & Pak need to keep talking

The US is still the world’s mightiest and only comprehensive global power.

28 Jan 2019 1:22 AM

India’s diaspora not always pro-India

The current political leadership in Mauritius, Portugal, Ireland and Trinidad & Tobago has an impressive sprinkling of diaspora members.

28 Jan 2019 1:22 AM

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Claims of mass rigging of EVMs are laughable

It is utter nonsense to postulate that EVM machines are capable of mass hacking.

27 Jan 2019 2:30 AM

Priyanka’s plunge, Scindia’s gambit

Kishor’s reaction to Ms Vadra’s appointment has given rise to speculation that the Janata Dal(U) has not given up on the Congress.

27 Jan 2019 2:22 AM

Budget 2019: Piyush has to think big, take risks

The primary task before Goyal is to present the interim Budget 2019 on February 1 in the Lok Sabha, where the BJP has a brute majority.

26 Jan 2019 2:02 AM

The Accidental PM is really a cautionary tale

Sanjaya Baru had served as Dr Singh’s media adviser for four years, from 2004 until 2008.

25 Jan 2019 12:00 AM

Priyanka’s entry shakes politics, in UP & beyond

After Priyanka Gandhi’s entry into politics, however, it is difficult to envisage an Opposition alliance minus the Congress.

25 Jan 2019 12:00 AM

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