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Put safeguards into secrets law

The law was intended to prevent espionage and was to be used against public servants supplying information to the enemy.

12 Mar 2019 2:36 AM

A swift call is needed on India’s Boeing Max jets

The Cayman Islands (2), Ethiopia (6) and Indonesia (11) have taken quick decisions to ground the Max.

12 Mar 2019 1:46 AM

For poll commission, the devil is in the detail

Arora failed to give the assurance that the VVPATs (the paper trails) for the ballots vote cast through EVMs will be counted.

11 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Dial down the rhetoric

The events have to be assessed in the light of the fact that the international community also recognised India's right to such a response.

11 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Gesture politics on the field

The players also donated their day's match fee for the one-day international played in Ranchi against Australia to the National Defence Fund.

10 Mar 2019 12:02 AM


Less grief had Modi been swifter first time

After the Pulwama attack, the Centre took recourse to unusual steps in order to give the impression that it was serious about fighting terrorism.

10 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Early Cong list a surprise

Of the 15 names that the Congress announced, 11 are from Uttar Pradesh and four from Gujarat.

09 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

Mediation a challenge in Ayodhya land case

The composition of the mediation team with a total southern bias is understandable.

09 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Balakot: Truth still fuzzy

There is even an eyewitness account from local villagers of victims who were more alive than trees.

08 Mar 2019 12:10 AM

Rafale in SC: A-G is using bullying tactics

It is surprising that the A-G did not stop at urging the court not to heed illegally acquired or “stolen” documents.

08 Mar 2019 12:00 AM


Congress, AAP don’t connect

While the AAP is in government in the National Capital Territory, it is a very new party and has only four Lok Sabha MPs — all from Punjab.

07 Mar 2019 12:03 AM

Not a case of all’s well that ends well

The reversal of the death sentences brings up the question of who committed the crime in the first place.

07 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Pakistan measures too few

FATF should take note of Islamabad’s duplicity and proceed to take disciplinary steps.

06 Mar 2019 2:41 AM

US trade action: India can’t play submissive

The point is India should speak some home truths to Trump without letting it affect the larger US-India relationship.

06 Mar 2019 2:40 AM

A new Federer landmark

Federer 100 titles in 19 nations and 310 weeks as World No. 1 are unique achievements.

05 Mar 2019 12:02 AM


Amidst Balakot claims, IAF chief offers clarity

Immediately after the February 26 pre-dawn attack, television news channels filled the airwaves with the claim of around 300 terrorists dead.

05 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Beware of Big Brother

The fight against the notification is the arbitrary nature of powers sought to monitor any “computer” or device.

04 Mar 2019 12:05 AM

Don’t exploit IAF strikes, not a time to play politics

A time of military tension is not for playing partisan politics, the retired Army Chief reminded the top-flight politician.

04 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Jobs remain a challenge

The good news is that India still remains the fastest growing economy with China still to catch up.

03 Mar 2019 12:09 AM

Have a heart, help forest tribes survive

The government is now promising to extend the Van Dhan scheme to cover larger sections of forest dwellers.

03 Mar 2019 12:07 AM