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DRDO’s intervention timely and effective in combating Covid-19

DRDO had developed On-Board Oxygen Generating System (OBOGS) for fighter aircraft which had an offshoot in the form of Medical...

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China gloats over India’s Covid-19 crisis

An official Chinese news website published a picture juxtaposing China’s space mission and India’s funeral pyres of Covid-19 victims, with...

People swear an oath to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in front of an installation that includes an image of Chinese President Xi Jinping at an exhibition marking the party's 100th founding anniversary in Beijing

Whom the gods would destroy they first deprive of reason, ask Xi Jinping

No one understands why China thinks it can antagonize the US, Europe, Japan, ASEAN and India and many others all...

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Will Mamata emerge as the face against PM Modi in 2024?

Talk of anti-BJP ‘Federal Front had emanated at her swearing-in 2016 as well… The very fact that Mamata took oath...

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Jesus, and a grieving widow

News of disease, death and distress is nationwide. Economic savings evaporate, and markets tumble. Hopelessness engulfs as support systems fail...

Opening the closed doors of the universe

Opening the closed doors of the universe

There are several verses in the Quran that explain how everything in the universe is constantly engaged in praise and...

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Just He, not Me

A ‘thought ‘ can stand only with relation to the ‘ thought of’. But the ‘ I’ thought , by...

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Mamata arrives on national scene

India is in dire need of a strong opposition. Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has now arrived on the national scene....

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Should health be on Concurrent List?

The manner in which the states have responded to the pandemic has forced one to ask whether health should be...

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Mamata begins journey to Delhi

After handing out the most humiliating defeat to the Narendra Modi, Amit Shah-led Bharatiya Janata Party’s electoral machinery since 2014,...

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Ground realities must determine India’s path to going green

Rich countries’ renewed commitment to assist will catalyse its march. A suo moto declaration by India at the forthcoming 26th...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairing a high-level meeting on measures to increase the supply of oxygen & oxygen-related equipment,

Accountability key

Sardar Patel and Pandit Nehru differed on many issues but were united in their insistence that the colonial structure of...

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Republican Party becoming a Trump franchise

A similar takeover of a ruling party took place in India in 1969. SARS-CoV-2, the pandemic which was revealed in...

A medic inoculates the dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to the elderly man

Lessons we learnt from the Chinese virus

International cooperation during the pandemic has brought out the best and the worst in globalization. Ten countries are reported to...

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It’s Time for action

When they ruled the country, the British colonial officials sought to concentrate all power in their own hands. They refused...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairing a high-level meeting on measures to increase the supply of oxygen & oxygen-related equipment,

Six months left for the needed revolution in administrative affairs

This is a point of inflexion for the BJP government. The crisis of 2020-21 calls for PM Modi to ensure...