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Too many national security challenges: Time to hurry up and take decisions

Never before has the need for a centralised, holistic and well synchronised approach been more paramount.   Every time a...

ravi

Only reforms can revive economy

The government should remain confident about the moral correctness and economic efficacy of reforms. It will require liberalising measures.  ...

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From chaos to chaos, in Bengal

If any state of the Union has come to epitomise the word “chaos”, it is Mamata Banerjee’s West Bengal in...

nalapat

China and Russia key to Iran regime survival

US financial sanctions would be rendered ineffective by Chinese purchases of crude oil, military strangulation of Iran would get broken...

rajinder

False cases and charges: How Congress practised vendetta politics

Congress, in pursuit of its vendetta against Modi, subverted and corrupted every institution about which it and the so called...

p1

J&K delimitation should be priority for Amit Shah

Many Indians believe that Shah will complete the Sardar’s unfinished agenda of a seamlessly unified India.   It seems that...

khan market

Majority in Khan Market from middle class

Civil servants and members of the armed forces seen in the gang abode do not have bulging bank accounts. Prime...

Manmohan narendra modi

With Kerala on radar, PM visits Guruvayur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Kerala, ostensibly to pray at the famous Guruvayur Sri Krishna temple in central Thrissur...

virendra

Rahul absent, Congress thrown into confusion

A federal party with Congress as pivot way out of current crisis of credibility.   At one level, it is...

pankaj

Congress needs to rid itself of Lutyens Cabal

The Congress’ struggle for existence continues, with its current leadership both absolutely confused and demoralised after the party’s humiliating defeat...

Dr Iain McGilchrist.

Dr Iain McGilchrist on psychology and neuroscience

On the recommendation of an Australian psychiatrist friend, I recently I listened to a podcast on NPR’s Hidden Brain series,...

ghost

New dimensions of paranormal fashion

Gotcha! “Ghost” caught on camera after years of spooky goings on at England’s most haunted castle was the startling headline some...

surnya

Think beyond Western model of child protection

Mothers and children do not need cold-blooded child rights careerists.   In the last decade, we in India have introduced...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying tributes to Veer Savarkar during his visit to Cellular Jail in Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands on 30 December 2018. IANS

Revisiting Savarkar’s Hindutva

Veer Savarkar talked of a Hindu nation and Hindu awareness for the national cause to fight the British out.  ...

(L-R) Jawaharlal Nehru, Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel.

Patel, not Nehru, should have been Prime Minister

Several observers believe that the Mahatma’s assassination put back the Hindu political movement by around 40 years. It upset the...