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As Mao did to Nehru in 1959-62, Xi Jinping has thrown at Prime Minister Narendra Modi the biggest challenge in his public life....
Monday, June 22, 2020 - 15:48
The pandemic debate is all divided by ideology, and top BJP leaders are exploiting a grave crisis in cynical political self-...
Monday, June 15, 2020 - 17:42
A prominent and eminent civil servant has a brilliant take on governance in India. It runs on three engines, he says: PM, CM and...
Monday, May 25, 2020 - 11:45
Just how successful has the coronavirus lockdown been? Just how bad would the situation have been if it wasn’t this total? What...
Sunday, May 3, 2020 - 21:42
Biological weapons have a long history. They have been used even before the period of World Wars. In fact, it was the chemical...
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 21:24
New Delhi:  After the resignation of Jyotiraditya Scindia, the Madhya Pradesh government of the Congress is facing its worst...
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 14:12
This Republic owes a huge debt of gratitude to celebrity writer-activist Arundhati Roy. She single-handedly saved India from the...
Monday, December 23, 2019 - 12:00
A Chinese proverb says, ‘Friend turned foe is much worse than an unknown foe’, and this can be seen playing out in Maharashtra’s...
Monday, December 16, 2019 - 19:33
The Rajapaksas are back in power in Sri Lanka. The result of the Sri Lankan election was on expected lines. Gotabaya Rajapaksa...
Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 14:36
New Delhi: The average wealth of an MLA in India has swollen more than ten times from USD 1.3 million in the year 2015 to a...
Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 12:57
Actor turned politician Urmila Matondkar’s exit from the Congress party may have created some waves in the media and social media...
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 16:54
What is more overpowering, fear or love? You should be asking a psychologist. What a political columnist can do, on the other...
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 10:54
After a long wait of over 50 years, the country got its first tri-services post-independence National War Memorial on Monday,...
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 09:51
NEW DELHI: The Congress recorded its best-ever performance against the BJP since the disastrous 2014 Lok Sabha polls capturing...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 19:27
Amidst a huge opposition from parents associations and recurring cases of parents protesting against schools (mostly private)...
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 22:03
NEW DELHI: Not a rupee of government money has been spent on pregnant and lactating women enrolled under the Prime Minister...
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 17:00
New Delhi: In a first, Indian Railways is set to opt for the reverse auction method to decide on its wagon tender as 13 players...
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 13:36
Will the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in the run-up to the 2019 general elections, ride on the name of former Prime Minister...
Monday, August 20, 2018 - 21:30
The day Imran Khan takes oath as prime minister of Pakistan — even as Gen. Zia-ul-Haq’s 30th death anniversary is being observed...
Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 20:36
New Delhi/Kolkata: Geeta (name changed), a resident of Sangli village in Maharashtra, was 19 when she became a sex worker, not as...
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:27