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India must rectify Aurangzeb’s excesses

Rediscovering the truth of the past is essential to the building of a better future. Holocaust denial is a thought...

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COOL BREEZE: SWAMY ON BUDGET 2020

Dr Subramanian Swamy was waiting for the Delhi polls to be over before he broke his silence on the budget...

Economy

Green shoots in desert

Dirigisme remains defining feature of course adopted by government. Everything that could have gone wrong in the economy has. Yet,...

Natwar

It’s known Nehru didn’t include Patel’s name

Hodson wrote in 1969: “Pandit Nehru’s first list for his post-independence Cabinet omitted the name of Sardar Patel.” Three pages...

Virendra Kapoor

Freebies decided Delhi poll

Afraid to challenge Modi, AAP turned municipal, while Congress joined also-rans. Because it threw all it had in the campaign,...

Shekhar Sinha

China’s sabre-rattling on Indo-Pacific is alarming

The term “Indo-Pacific” has rattled the Chinese security establishment and the state funded think tanks to no end. Almost every...

Arun Bhatnagar

Congress’ First Family losing hold

As much as the resounding defeat in the Delhi elections of February 2020, it is the aftermath of that disastrous...

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Lesson of Delhi: Nationalism alone cannot be electoral plank

The results in Haryana, Maharashtra and Jharkhand had shown that local issues matter in a state election. Will Bihar, which...

Ramvir Bidhuri pankaj vohra

Bidhuri best equipped for Opposition leader

After losing the Delhi Assembly battle to the Aam Aadmi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party should play smart politics while...

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Advantages of being in a spirit form

What does it feel like to leave one’s physical body and become a spirit? Have you ever thought about it,...

M.D. NALAPAT

Women deserve the right to command in battle

Whether or not soldiers would respect their commanding officer would hinge on the perceived qualities of that commander and not...

Editorial

PM Modi keeps coronavirus at bay

Only Kerala has thus far reported three cases of 2019-nCoV—although the fell virus is causing havoc in China and threatening...

Virendra Kapoor

Don’t give Shaheen Bagh a face-saving exit

A clever approach would be to allow them to carry on undisturbed for as long as they don’t pack up...

Pankaj Vohra

BJP likely victim of its own follies

The Bharatiya Janata Party, which showcases itself as the largest political outfit in the world, and boasts of having in...

Aditya Satsangia

A Trump supporter outlines his case

There are many factors going against the Democrats in the US elections. The biggest of all is the public perception....