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ravi

Attitude towards wealth should change

Economic policy has to be kept immune from sentimentalism.     Prime Minister Narendra Modi is keen on economic revival....

Srinagar: Shikaras anchored on the banks of Srinagar's Dal Lake as tourists leave Jammu and Kashmir after the Indian government advised Amarnath pilgrims and tourists to leave in view of the security situation. (Photo: IANS)

Article 370 went against the idea of Bharat

Under its cover, Pak-sponsored terrorism and separatist forces were fostered.     Government of Bharat’s decision to amend Article 370...

gandhi

Gandhi was a well read man

There is a list of books Gandhiji read in Yerawada jail between 1922 and 1924. The number exceeds 150 plus....

arvind

Why China fears India’s move on Article 370

India’s action of making Article 370 toothless has set the alarm bells ringing in the corridors of power in China...

nalapat

India must resume oil purchases from Iran

Losing Chabahar would be a major strategic setback for India and the US as well.     The Government of...

santosh

Left hypocrisy exposed in Kerala

The Kerala Left Front government’s decision to allow its DGP to initiate criminal proceedings against the Pradesh Congress Committee president...

Sonia Gandhi and  Rahul Gandhi at Congress Steering Committee Meeting

Congress leadership’s revival push is cosmetic

The Congress high command’s attempts to energise the party’s rank and file lack both commitment and direction. Earlier in the...

COOL

Cool Breeze: Mind the generation gap

Mind the Generation Gap Nowhere is the Generation Gap more prominent than in the Congress today. WIth Sonia Gandhi firmly...

virendra

Trying to create own RSS will not help Congress

Revival of Congress impossible without new leadership, new blood, new direction.     Haven’t heard of a more hare-brained idea...

Guyana: Indian skipper Virat Kohli in action during the third T20 international between India and West Indies at Providence Stadium in Guyana on Aug 6, 2019. (Photo: Twitter/BCCI)

Pushover South Africans? At your own risk

India beat South Africa emphatically in the recently concluded world cup in England. That was perhaps a wakeup call for...

ghost

The importance of dying peacefully

Is it important to die peacefully and if so, why is it so important to depart peacefully from this world?...

KK paul

Explained: The negative sentiment in automobile market

With attractive concessions for e-vehicles in the offing, those who were in the market for buying cars or two-wheelers might...

arvind

Space is the limit: Chandrayaan-2 is not a failure, it’s partially successful

The enigma of the moon would have multiplied manifold in the early hours of 7 September 2019, if Chandrayan-2 had...

pankaj

Elevating Selja in Haryana a Congress blunder

In his eagerness to replace Ashok Tanwar as the president of the Haryana Pradesh Congress Committee, former Chief Minister, Bhupinder...

virendra

On J&K, crucial weeks ahead for government

Shah faces bigger test now than in securing nod of Parliament in deleting 370.   In hindsight, junking Article 370...