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Lessons as Jet crashlands

The key lesson to be learnt in the unravelling of the Jet story is that there's no such thing as a free ride at the cost of public funds.

19 Jun 2019 1:13 AM

After Amarnath yatra, hold elections in J&K

The turn for the worse can said to have begun last Wednesday when five CRPF jawans were killed along with state police personnel.

19 Jun 2019 1:10 AM

A job well done

Virat Kohli played a willing second fiddle, encouraging his deputy, which only enhanced his image as a skipper in total control.

18 Jun 2019 3:28 AM

Rahul needs to lead Cong in Lok Sabha

The current state of the Congress, the largest Opposition party, cannot but be a matter of concern in a scenario such as this.

18 Jun 2019 3:26 AM

Iran-US tensions rising

A Norwegian and a Japanese cargo ship saw explosions in the Gulf of Oman.

17 Jun 2019 1:10 AM


Tough law on violence against doctors a must

The doctors’ strike in West Bengal spreading nationally is a clear indication that events have spiralled out of control.

17 Jun 2019 1:08 AM

AES: Government caught napping

The larger issue, of course, is that of nutritious food for children that make them better able to withstand such challenges.

16 Jun 2019 3:59 AM

With Pakistan, sulking is not the best policy

Maintaining a stance of no dialogue is not the best recipe for securing India’s own interests.

16 Jun 2019 3:51 AM

India’s lofty space ambitions

As a pioneer of low-cost space technology, even India’s $2.6 trillion economy can afford the joy of space rides.

15 Jun 2019 2:09 AM

India’s positive approach to China at SCO summit

Where this leads remains to be seen, although the record is not encouraging on this count

15 Jun 2019 2:09 AM


AN-32: Playing with lives

It’s hard not to conclude that we are failing to do enough to ensure the safety of our armed forces personnel.

14 Jun 2019 12:50 AM

Exploding myths on jobs & growth

One hopes with the elections now behind us, the government’s new team will get down to reviving the economy.

14 Jun 2019 12:49 AM

Don’t bully Hong Kong

Hong Kong may well escape such state nastiness, given its iconic status. But it is evident strongarm tactics are in use.

13 Jun 2019 2:58 AM

Supreme Court stresses personal liberty is sacrosanct

It’s a wonder why governments pick specific social media posts or TV remarks from the millions of bytes aired online or broadcast daily.

13 Jun 2019 2:52 AM

Nadal’s feat of clay

The temperament of talented players in the distaff side seems so fragile that two Slams in a row.

12 Jun 2019 1:02 AM


Justice for Kathua, but some fears still remain

Interested individuals and groups with strong political backing tend to whip up communal frenzy.

12 Jun 2019 1:02 AM

Farewell to a colossus

Girish Karnad was a man who stood up for what he believed in.

11 Jun 2019 1:33 AM

Is West Bengal heading for President’s Rule?

The BJP has got wind in its sails after winning 18 of the state’s 42 parliamentary seats, demoralising the state’s ruling Trinamul Congress.

11 Jun 2019 1:33 AM

Will we be as right as rain?

Rainfall close to the southwest monsoon average of 89 cm would promise a bounteous harvest.

10 Jun 2019 12:37 AM

It’s time to reclaim the Ocean from terrorists

The Modi government’s first stint was marked by naivete over handling its immediate neighbourhood, particularly Pakistan, the fount of terror.

10 Jun 2019 12:33 AM