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Why it’s now time for Boris Johnson to go

The man who became PM by choosing to go with public opinion narrowly in favour of exiting the European Union is now caught in a cleft stick.

12 Sep 2019 12:00 AM

Allow appeals on MV excesses

A lorry driver was asked to pay Rs 87,000, that may exceed his annual earnings.

11 Sep 2019 2:36 AM

Congress, rest of Opposition in disarray after defeat?

This is hurting the very idea of political choice in a democracy at a difficult juncture.

11 Sep 2019 2:33 AM

IAS officers’ act of dissent

The emphasis is on national thinking, even though the Kashmir Valley is thousands of kilometers away from Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

10 Sep 2019 12:03 AM

Afghanistan: India must play a purposeful role

It was evident for some time that the US wanted to exit Afghanistan for domestic reasons, leaving behind a skeletal counter-terrorism force.

10 Sep 2019 12:00 AM


Legends feel their years

The question is how long these champions will defy time to stretch their unsurpassed feats.

09 Sep 2019 5:01 AM

Why the cops booked Shehla, and not BBC

These exaggerations by the state come in a vacuum created in the last week by the dwindling reportage on Kashmir in the mainstream print media.

09 Sep 2019 4:58 AM

Fast and furious contingent

The fact that Team India has a full complement of quick bowlers to draw from is a grand achievement by itself.

08 Sep 2019 7:25 AM

Let Chandrayaan-2 miss not mar future missions

Much science is expected from Chandrayaan-2, the mother ship, which will continue to circle the moon at a distance of 100 km.

08 Sep 2019 7:23 AM

View in 100 days: Fragile economy, shaky Oppn

The euphoria of the famous poll victory in May has ebbed. Bad news before Assembly polls in a clutch of states.

07 Sep 2019 12:02 AM


Khattar’s cynical NRC gambit

In the aftermath of the horror of Partition, there was movement of people across our eastern border.

07 Sep 2019 12:01 AM

Opaque transfer of Madras CJ

The numbers show the disparity, that raises questions about fair play.

06 Sep 2019 2:31 AM

India foregrounds J&K in talks with Russia

At a joint press meet with Putin on Wednesday, Modi said their two countries were against “outside influence” in the internal matters of any country.

06 Sep 2019 2:30 AM

It’s the economy... Act now!

The argument that there is a global slowdown, accelerated by the US-China trade war, doesn’t help; in fact India will also suffer as a result.

05 Sep 2019 12:46 AM

Shivakumar’s arrest, like PC’s, appears political

Neither Mr Shivakumar nor Mr Chidambaram are expected to run away from the law.

05 Sep 2019 12:38 AM


Don’t shoot the messengers

It’s the mindset that’s to blame for such pinpricks inflicted on opponents, flowing from ideological undercurrents.

04 Sep 2019 1:23 AM

Let governors not be Centre’s political arm

This is naturally in the expectation that the appointees may continue to be of use to the BJP.

04 Sep 2019 1:21 AM

End all caste prejudices

The practice may have subsided after the controversy came out into the open, but the deep-rooted prejudices in society remain.

02 Sep 2019 12:08 AM

NRC: Final list may not be the end of the matter

It has been a gigantic effort that stretched five years, but the result is unlikely to elicit any applause.

02 Sep 2019 12:06 AM

Hard Brexit undemocratic

The extreme cynicism seen in such manoeuvring of a pillar of British democracy as its Parliament and its unwritten Constitution is what is worrying.

01 Sep 2019 12:22 AM