That remains extremely unlikely, but no one can seriously claim that they haven’t made a difference.
16 May 2019 2:53 AM
The other memory that may remain is a sub-plot — the rise of the BJP and the decline of the Left in West Bengal. T
15 May 2019 12:04 AM
Of the 20 or so grand jirgas held since 1700, eight were called in a short period between 2001 and 2019.
14 May 2019 12:05 AM
The EC is a child of political happenstance and jugaad, not thoughtful institutional strategy.
14 May 2019 12:05 AM
Winning or losing an election is not so important as it is to learn to engage in democratic politics.
13 May 2019 12:07 AM
The recently announced US South Asia Policy is predicated on India’s regional domination.
13 May 2019 12:05 AM
Ambedkar wanted to introduce other changes, all of them relating to the inheritance rights of the women of the family.
12 May 2019 12:00 AM
To satisfy this huge and growing need, economies will most likely continue to use the very methods that this damning UN report indicts.
11 May 2019 12:59 AM
Lebanon, the smallest of the countries, accepted more refugees in proportion to its local population.
10 May 2019 6:55 AM
Many among the minorities, especially Muslims, live in a state of insecurity and fear in the wake of lynchings in the name of protecting the cow.
10 May 2019 12:04 AM
It would have been unthinkable only a few weeks ago that the BJP would even countenance such a possibility.
09 May 2019 12:08 AM
The transmitted images were framed in such a way as to disguise the paucity of the personnel.
09 May 2019 12:05 AM
In India, the Narendra Modi government’s changes in foreign policy are both cosmetic and substantive.
08 May 2019 12:31 AM
The US has been clear that ties can only improve once Pakistan is deemed to have delivered adequately in Afghanistan.
08 May 2019 12:09 AM
Even if one were to disregard ethics, for which cricket is known, running Pakistan is not a game of cricket.
07 May 2019 2:40 AM
The Annual Survey of Education Report 2018 records that one-third of those schooled till Class 8 cannot even read a Class 2 text.
07 May 2019 1:47 AM
It would have been interesting even if the two spoke from the same stage, spelling out their respective views of what they want to do.
06 May 2019 12:32 AM
There are many others in the Muslim world who fall into the category of educated, well-off killers.
06 May 2019 12:27 AM
Today, the caste system is officially frowned upon, and democratic empowerment has loosened its asphyxiating stranglehold.
05 May 2019 12:36 AM
Mitra is also a known bahubali of the area and, more importantly, Arjun Singh was once his protégé.
05 May 2019 12:34 AM