Editorial

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Nambi Narayanan’s Calvary

Accountability and its absence in India is the primary reason why the country is still close to the bottom of...

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Kindness at what price?

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister is a kind lady. There is no reason to doubt her expression of sorrow at...

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After China, now focus on U.S.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi would have known that a powerful lobby in India would look with disfavour on his journey...

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Compulsion is not consent

One of the dirtiest secrets of India’s film industry is the casting couch phenomenon. It is well known that many...

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RBI must stop starving the economy

While Bill Gates may have complimented Government of India for the unprecedented step of withdrawing 86% of the country’s currency...

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Book Kuldip Sengar for murder too

The reluctance of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to ensure that BJP MLA Kuldip Singh Sengar be placed in...

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Mayhem in Bengal

There was a time when states such as Uttar Pradesh and Bihar were considered India’s “badlands”—the Wild North and East—where...

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PM must act on CBSE mess

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is no better or no worse than other wings of government in a...

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Parliament bedlam must stop

It is a sad day for democracy when it’s daily bedlam in Parliament, with shouting members disrupting business, sometimes by...

Press Freedom part of Basic Structure

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India is wholly accurate when he speaks of the way in which...

Statue vandalism must stop

Statue vandalism must stop

It says a lot about India’s divided polity and civil society that in 2018, historical figures from the early and...

Indo-Pacific Pacifism

The past few days have been witness to Japan accusing a Maldivian-registered ship of having transferred to a North Korean...

India-Canada relations must go beyond domestic politics

In the end, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau received the trademark Narendra Modi greeting—the bear-hug that has come to define...

Talking to Pak futile

During the years when Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton were Presidents of the United States, the military in Pakistan efficiently...

Mahatma Gandhi chose Nehru as PM

Mahatma Gandhi chose Nehru as PM

India has for long witnessed a troubling blurring of the boundaries of fact from that of fiction. While the Mughals...