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
For historians and a sentimental lot of history lovers and curious readers, a visit to the Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar is an emotional roller coaster. The Bagh today is a...
It would have been better if LK Advani had given his excellent advice to his party men about their attitude towards other parties before being denied a Lok Sabha ticket. Now...
You have to get out of Delhi often if want to understand that there are two ways of looking at India: Inside-out, that is, from Delhi and the heartland at the rest of the...
With general elections around the corner, political parties are leaving no stone unturned to lure voters with poll gimmicks. It is a common practice to make big promises...
The Congress came out with its poll manifesto on Tuesday and the big signal in it was that the party will mainly focus on the economy and rural distress to counter the BJP in...
The BJP looked elated on Sunday as the Congress party announced that Rahul Gandhi will contest Lok Sabha polls from a ‘safe’ seat in Kerala apart from his traditional...
The most obvious question incumbent seeking re-election should be asking his voters is: Are you better off than you were when you voted me to power? For Narendra Modi, it...
Jacinda Ardern, the young Prime Minister of New Zealand, has shown what a head of government can do during a horrific terror attack. Through her words and deeds in the last...
Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Italy has given a boost to his pet project of Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Italy has become the first developed economy to approve...
Recently, Goa lost its leader, late chief minister Manohar Parrikar. Though his demise was a big blow for the state and its people, the newly formed government might be in an...
Campaigning for the Lok Sabha 2019 elections has already begun. There is always a possibility of it sometimes turning into a mud-slinging match. The significance of healthy...
With just over two weeks to go for the first phase of voting, how battle-ready does the Congress look? How is the josh of its generals and foot-soldiers? Who are these...
In December 2013, the entire national media was in a tizzy over Arvind Kejriwal and his Aam Aadmi image. Every move of the man who would be Delhi chief minister was being...
What is more overpowering, fear or love? You should be asking a psychologist. What a political columnist can do, on the other hand, is to collect hard facts, sift them from...
It is interesting to see how political equations among leaders suddenly change just as the polling season starts in the country’s Hindi heartland.  Once Nitish Kumar’s close...
“I am calling from the police control room. You had visited the Hadapsar police station a day before. Was your work done? Are you satisfied with the services?” Hearing this...
History was made on Wednesday, March 13, 2019, when a first Afghan shipment through Chabahar, Iran, arrived at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT). As Afghanistan is a...
In November 2018, a member of our Facebook support group - Breastfeeding Support for Indian Mothers (BSIM) - was shopping with her baby in one of Kolkata’s malls. When her...
The surgical strike-2 and the Pakistani response has highlighted the need for a quickened real-time response set up as against the existing vintage setup. The present set up...
Kitney aadmi thhey (how many enemies were there), asked Gabbar Singh, the most feared, yet adored villain of Hindi cinema, mocking his punch-drunk hitmen just back from a...
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...