Alliance gives new meaning to political boundaries on physical maps empowering coalitions with political preferences to work together.…
September 30, 2021
Back in Hathras in Uttar Pradesh, the media felt offended when their entry into the victim's village was barricaded and journalists were stopped at a distance.
October 2, 2020
Retirement finally hits one in all occupations. The world is getting younger and so should the elders if…
September 11, 2020
What will the world look like after the coronavirus induced shut down? I am not in possession of…
March 30, 2020
The opposition’s role in democracy is always very important. Ruling party and opposition dialectics is the core strength…
July 17, 2019
“The one word which is often used to describe me is ‘controversial’. When I write, it becomes controversial,…
February 22, 2019
New Delhi, Feb 9: Considering the significant role played by Open and Distance Learning (ODL) in increasing access…
February 9, 2019
It was the perceived discontent over the absence of employment opportunities which made the government identify an additional 10 per cent of the population for affirmative action.
January 13, 2019
The government’s former Chief Economic Advisor (CEA), Arvind Subramanian, will open up about his tenure, which saw the…
October 6, 2018
The similarity between Neymar and Modi doesn’t end here. They may have chosen to be the drama queens for obvious reasons but in the end dram doesn’t pay.
July 10, 2018
Opposition leader Boko said, "Since independence, Botswana has received international acclaim for holding free and fair elections and other democratic credentials. We cannot afford to negate such an impeccable record through an unnecessary use of EVMs.
June 2, 2018
Modi Govt has made it necessary for all those who cherish secular democracy, economic development and the parliamentary democratic set-up to unite urgently to resist the fascistic onslaught which may restrain the present regime from further damaging our country.
May 25, 2018
Modi, who once ridiculed Congress President Rahul Gandhi for visiting Dalit families and sharing meals with them, is now desperately trying to retain and expand the Dalit community’s support for the party in the Karnataka elections and the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
May 11, 2018
The humanitarian situation has deteriorated because of the Israeli-led siege and the blockade of Gaza Strip, aided and abetted by the Egyptian regime.
April 28, 2018
By Amulya Ganguli IANS: Given the weakened position of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) at the national…
April 28, 2018
There is no procedure under the law except through an impeachment motion to remove an errant judge. When…
April 26, 2018
The Modi-Xi Jinping Wuhan summit could be as significant as the one between former Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and then leader of China Deng Xiaoping in 1988, the meeting can be as significant as the one in 1988… and will set the course for bilateral ties.
April 24, 2018
During his programme 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath' Modi cunningly diverted the actual and direct reply regarding the incidents of rapes of minor girls in India, saying, violence against women an evil of not just the individual but also of society.
April 20, 2018
By Arun Kumar Das Srinagar, April 4 (IANS) Faced with alarming levels of muck and choking weeds, Dal…
April 4, 2018
The crisis provided an opportunity to try more adventurous "remedies"; farmers were cornered into using expensive, genetically-engineered seeds, even when these added heavily to the cost of cultivation of crops like cotton, further indebting them.
March 15, 2018
PM Modi cannot afford to campaign in 2018 and 2019 elections on giving corrupt free government as massive scams are coming to light and government is assisting capitalists to run away with taxpayers' money.
February 21, 2018
The terror attack on the Sunjuwan camp in Jammu is the handiwork of Jaish-e-Mohmmad terror organisation based in…
February 11, 2018
IANS: I refuse to buy lottery tickets on principle. But I still reserve the right to feel cheated…
February 2, 2018
IANS: India’s overall financial outlay in the national budget offers some instructive insights about the constraints and the…
February 2, 2018
Instead of giving a true picture of the Indian Economy, the BJP Govt at centre has resorted to…
February 1, 2018
Post Bhima Koregaon violence, police targeted and terrorised dalits across Maharashtra. Lakhs of Dalits peacefully celebrated the 200th anniversary of the Bhima Koregaon battle, an occasion of great importance to the community.
January 30, 2018
The triple talaq Bill smacks of political opportunism
January 5, 2018
Two martyrs, two ideologies, two funerals and two mourning families. Kashmir’s saga of tragedy and destruction could not…
January 4, 2018
The arithmetic of politics has succeeded. The BJP has won, though with a lower tally in Gujarat. Himachal…
December 19, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s narratives have degenerated into misleading the voters and deliberately trying to defame Congress even…
December 9, 2017
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi’s long-delayed elevation as party chief is eventually taking place at a time when Congress…
December 4, 2017
Lawngtlai (Mizoram), Dec 4 : In a contradiction of its own policy, the Indian government has allowed over…
December 4, 2017
Vietnamese cuisine is partially influenced by neighboring countries and the French who dominated Vietnam as a colony from late 19th to middle 20th century.
December 2, 2017
BJP leaders questioned why he had signed in the non-Hindu visitors book at the temple and asked him to come clean on his faith.
November 30, 2017
Erdogan has been demanding the U.S. to hand over Fethullah Gulen, the man responsible for coup attempt. It will be interesting to see how President Trump applies track II diplomacy to mend the ties.
November 26, 2017
With the dismantling of trade barriers and the exponential increase of cross-border economic activity, the nature of the…
November 20, 2017
By Saket Suman Even as camera-friendly and Internet-savvy Prime Minister Narendra Modi waxes eloquent on his “Beti Padhao…
November 18, 2017
In the latest ranking of business optimism index released by the Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR), India…
November 16, 2017
It was 9:05 AM at 1, Safdarjung Road, the official residence of Prime Minister at New Delhi. Mrs…
October 31, 2017
The curtailment of an individual writer or author’s freedom of speech and expression should never be lightly viewed.…
October 30, 2017
The entire Indian economy came to a standstill for several months and is dragging at a very slow speed.
October 28, 2017
"The Free Press is a cornerstone of democracy. People have the need to know. Journalists have the right to tell. Finding the facts can be difficult. Reporting the story can be dangerous. Freedom includes the right to be outrageous. Responsibility includes the right to be fair. News is history in the making. Journalists provide the first draft of history. A Free Press, at its very best, reveals the truth."
October 23, 2017
Instead of taking measures to end the slavery in India, the Indian intelligence bureau has warned that “global documentation on slavery is increasingly targeting India as home to the highest number of slaves in the world,” and called PM Modi for a strong campaign to “discredit” the information.
October 10, 2017
"This is no longer the case. These freedoms are now under attack and the present government seeks to give India an exclusive Hindu identity, calling it a Hindu rashtra,"
October 3, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 1 : Intolerance is indeed rising in society but it is not likely to last…
October 1, 2017
There is widespread criticism across the world, including in India, over sharing of user data between WhatsApp and its parent company Facebook.
September 28, 2017
The world leaders have acknowledged global terrorism a grave threat to the world, and specially to those countries…
September 27, 2017
In 2012, the Leap Day Deal failed, and North Korea conducted two new space launches. The Security Council responded with the adoption of Resolution 2087.
September 21, 2017
Sergey Lavrov will lead the Russian delegation in the 72nd UN General Assembly where he will take part in the UN General Assembly general debate.
September 17, 2017
One of the main takeaways from Rahul Gandhi's interaction with the students and the media in the US is the indication that he has given about being the Congress' Prime Ministerial candidate in 2019 -- if his party approves.
September 16, 2017
Gandhi, during his US visit, will meet and interact with academics, researchers and intelligentsia and discuss issues like emerging technologies, including Artificial Intelligence, nano technology and bio-technology.
September 11, 2017
The belief among the idealists at the dawn of Independence that the caste system will gradually wither away with the nation's progress has proved to be a chimera.
August 27, 2017
On August 31, 1942, Lord Linlithgow wrote to Winston Churchill: “I am engaged here in meeting by far…
August 8, 2017
The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report 2017 concering the acute shortage of ammunition in the Indian army…
July 25, 2017
What India needs is an objective media, independent judiciary, investigation agencies that inspire confidence, honest bureaucrats, and, a robust economy backed by sound banking practises.
July 19, 2017
Trump administration has provided the highest level to India-US defense partnership by passing an amendment that authorises the…
July 17, 2017
“Islam and Christianity are alien” to India, NDAs Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind said seven years ago when…
June 20, 2017
Modinomics rings hollow: Look beneath government hype, and signs of deep economic distress are evident
Three years of drought, that is the state of the nation. The monsoon of hope is a long way away. Yet the dream has not soured; a reflection perhaps on the nature of our Republic….
June 14, 2017
The American Air Force is contemplating deploying US B52 strategic bombers and 800 US Air Force personnel to…
June 2, 2017
Lucknow, May 22 : Two months is not a long time in politics to fall from grace, especially when…
May 22, 2017
As soon as US National Security Advisor General H.R. McMaster arrived in Afghanistan, he issued warning to the…
April 17, 2017
Modi government has been maintaining a deaf silence since August 2016 on the problem going on in Kashmir ie on the causalities and the sufferings due to pellet guns.
April 13, 2017
Russia mocked Boris on twitter “It is deplorable that Johnson found himself unfit to stand Western ground on Syria in bilateral talks.”
April 10, 2017
President Donald Trump launching a military strike on 77 days of his administration at the Al Shayrat airfield…
April 8, 2017
Amar Singh being rewarded with ‘Z’ category security instantly after the split of Samajwadi Party into two factions…
January 9, 2017
When Narendra Modi came to power in 2014 , Pakistan made it a point to bring unrest in…
August 17, 2016
Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists attacked Air Force station at Pathankot on Saturday and a fierce gunbattle is underway between the…
January 2, 2016