Opinion

It was a really sad day for the nation when a Hyderabad veterinarian was...

Sunday, 08 December 2019

Heinous, bestial, animals, savagery are the words one usually associates...

Sunday, 08 December 2019

India’s finance minister Nirmala Sitaraman made an elaborate statement in...

Thursday, 05 December 2019
How do you analyse flood situation in the city? First of all, we have to know the background of the flood situation. From the last 40 days, the city is receiving rainfall. In...
The death of 27 persons this monsoon season in Pune city and district has highlighted several lacunae in the system and has also underlined the fact that the disaster...
The heavy rains have disrupted regular life of citizens in Pune district for last one week. The waterlogging has been reported in all the low-lying areas due to which...
Every year, the Pune police traffic branch submits a list of the chronic waterlogged spots to the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC), which is supposed to carry out repairs....
A Maharashtra battles floods in various parts of the State with swollen rivers encroaching human settlement, the next big challenge for the State will be addressing a...
Official data shows that through its ambitious Electric Vehicle Policy, India can save about 64 per cent of its energy by road and transport by 2030 and reduce carbon...
The second Union Budget of 2019 has emphasised on turning the country into the largest EV consumers in the world. The budding engineers have already started taking footsteps...
There’s no greater feeling than driving a vehicle on the road that makes heads turn! It’s been five months since I bought an Electric Vehicle (EV) and use it daily for...
Karnataka isn’t politically the most important state in India. In terms of its contribution to the Lok Sabha, it is a mid-sized state, in the Kerala (20) to Madhya Pradesh (...
The Strait of Hormuz (SoH) has become a new escalation point in the growing tension in the Gulf. Tensions began with UK’s seizure of an Iranian ship but further escalated...
These days, the internet is once again divided over the security aspect. This time, it is a Russian app named ‘FaceApp’. The app can do many things, including making one...
Operation Vijay or the Kargil war, completes 20 years this month. Though not fitting in the classical definition of a full-scale war, the Kargil conflict was larger than the...
I came across a news item headlined ‘Kargil Visit Induced In Me New-Found Respect For Indian Army: Rajnath Singh’. It is indeed no surprise to those of us who have served in...
The International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav is significant in many ways. It is a major relief for India and provides an opportunity to take it...
India’s big cities are rotting, growing into massive, self-governing slums. When attempts are made to fix them, corals come in the way Our cities suck. Latest data from...
Zero Budget Natural Farming (ZBNF) practised by Subhash Palekar was recently proposed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the recent Union budget 2019. However, the...
Guru Nanak Devji’s birthplace, called Nankana Sahib, lies across India’s border in Pakistan. The Sikh guru was born 550 years ago when, of course, there wasn’t a border drawn...
Three things have triggered this week’s thought process.  One, the wide dismay in the strategic community over the stationary defence budget. Second, the statement by...
The recent Intra-Afghan Conference and US-Taliban meeting held in Doha, Qatar, has brought some hope for peace in war-torn Afghanistan. Though, it failed to convince...
The Earth is becoming a hub of plastic waste which is evident with the rise in a number of deaths of animals. Recently, nine deer at Nara Park in Western Japan died after...
Most of us have experienced Geet Ramayan, the collection of Marathi songs chrono...
“I tune in to my television set every evening since past few days and if there i...
A lot of speculation is happening in media and out on the field about whether th...
November 8, 2016 will be forever etched in our memory. Coming to terms with the...