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Mystic Mantra: Let the world be your oyster

The philosopher Socrates set the record straight.

18 Jun 2019 3:39 AM

Why any sign of creeping fascism must be resisted

This theory was used to capture the state and scrap the Weimar Constitution.

18 Jun 2019 3:37 AM

To fight terror, words won’t do, action is vital

India’s concern is Kashmir-centric terrorism inspired and abetted by Pakistan.

18 Jun 2019 3:34 AM

Outside the lines: Bragging rights, like fomented hatred, don’t last

When Pakistan visited India the following year, we were roommates again.

18 Jun 2019 3:13 AM

The age factor: Slowly, slowly catchy monkey

As a general rule, the words ‘Confucius say’ prior to the actual quote will add credence, never mind whether Confucius actually said it or not.

18 Jun 2019 3:10 AM

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The curious case of the reluctant leader

Punjab is the only State that continues to endorse the Congress, responding more to the local chieftain.

18 Jun 2019 3:04 AM

Nurture fintech to modernise services, include the unbanked

The marriage of financial services and technology is not new to the 21st century.

17 Jun 2019 1:19 AM

Mystic Mantra: Real education doesn’t sow seeds of hate

Education in the real sense is to liberate people from ignorance and the darkness of the mind.

17 Jun 2019 1:17 AM

China-Tibet concord dream fading fast

On June 9, Zhu commented on the visit of Branstad to Tibet, in The Global Times, the mouthpiece of the Party.

17 Jun 2019 1:15 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: A tweet too many

A carelessly worded tweet has landed Maharashtra IAS officer Nidhi Choudhari’s career in hot water.

16 Jun 2019 9:27 AM

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Mediation over the Ayodhya dispute seems doomed to fail

The Supreme Court has initiated an exercise that was doomed to failure at the very outset.

16 Jun 2019 9:24 AM

What is the ground reality in Kashmir?

The dehumanising of Kashmiris has happened over a long period and is not the doing of this government alone — and this is a fact.

16 Jun 2019 9:21 AM

‘Chandrayaan-2 will be the stepping stone for human landing on the Moon’

It will be a heart-in-the-mouth situation for Indian space scientists beginning July 15.

16 Jun 2019 9:18 AM

Tory leadership race is likely to lead to ‘undemocratic’ Brexit

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland has a population of 66 million people.

15 Jun 2019 2:09 AM

‘Law of the jungle’ prevails... in Kathua & beyond

One dreads to wake up and read the front page these days.

15 Jun 2019 2:09 AM

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Mystic Mantra: Gwalior’s Sufi mystic and the yogic experience

Besides a Shattari Sufi pioneer, Ghaus Gwaliyari was one of the first translators of yoga texts to Persian in the 16th century.

15 Jun 2019 2:08 AM

Mystic Mantra - Spiritual unity: A goal God seeks of us

All religions also recognise the existence of the soul that enlivens us and that the soul is of the same essence as God.

14 Jun 2019 1:11 AM

The clock is ticking on the Americans’ varsity for Afghans

Some clues may lie in the other stalled effort being carried out by the Americans in Afghanistan

14 Jun 2019 1:08 AM

China, US & India: Just look at the ‘transactional’ opportunities

he non-sentimentality of a net “gain-loss” calculation in the realpolitik framework defines the Chinese approach.

14 Jun 2019 1:02 AM

Mystic Mantra: Saint Anthony, whose tongue was priceless

Saint Anthony is famous worldwide for the recovery of lost articles. Many believers pray to him for lost articles.

13 Jun 2019 3:36 AM

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