Tapping into anxiety and prejudice, he could lead the US back to a past it had moved on from.
EU must confront its failures, far right movements in Europe will become stronger.
Substantive pieces of circumstantial and documentary evidence appear to have been overlooked in the Gulberg Society verdict.
Sadly, however, that is overwhelmingly not the case, with the old English rule of “man” including “women” and indeed, all of humankind continuing to remain in currency.
She learnt to intermingle with ordinary Dalits, talk to them in their language, share their feelings, and become a part of their movement in order to develop the capacity to see things from their perspective.
The government needs to build on the RBI’s roadmap for a cashless economy.
BJP attempts to build on Assam success, become the pivot of anti-Congressism in the Northeast, are roiling its politics.
It is wrong to think that economic reforms consist of announcements or a few deft strokes of the pen making changes in some policy or other.
Economists and commentators, both Indian and foreign, said this in different ways so many times that it became a political event instead of just the small matter of an official being replaced.
Raghuram Rajan’s failure to get along with the Central government and secure a second term reminds old timers of the case of his father R Govindarajan, a former additional secretary, R&AW.
The notion that joining a multi-country union is loss of independence is hard to credit. But ultimately that is the message the people have given.
Brexit is a revolt of a significant section of England against itself. But it may go down not as a nationalist reaction to internationalism, but as an exposure of the limits of both.
Brexit campaigners claimed these hardships could be mitigated by saving the UK was paying the European Union £ 350 million a week — a figure that gained wide currency, even though it had no basis in fact.
Old arithmetic is insufficient to explain UP politics. A new election demands newer ways of seeing
Pakistan can ignore questions the world is asking, but not those of its own people
For Europe’s Liberals and Left, and traditional Conservatives, Brexit must bring introspection, renewal — not retreat
It’s a good choice for Indian cricket. Now, give him the room and time to deliver
AAP, which never tires of claiming a direct connect with the people, hires a private PR company
Dominant castes resent reservations, backward groups haven’t fully benefited. There is no visible alternative
Gajendra Chauhan and Pahlaj Nihalani seem to be acting out a common script
Despite increasing attacks by Islamist militants, Sheikh Hasina’s government fails to act. Lack of a credible, viable opposition in parliament makes people’s despondency deeper.
The push to boost jobs and growth in the textiles sector is a belated step in the right direction
Maurya’s exit speaks of the difficulties in the BSP’s efforts to expand beyond its core vote in Uttar Pradesh
ISRO demonstrates the numbers to be the world’s budget launch agency, could help set a new agenda for space
One way of skirting them in the next polls is to bring trifurcation of the state on to the political agenda.
There are lessons for India in Thailand’s experience on universal healthcare.
Government’s measures to boost the apparel industry are timely as China’s declining competitiveness provides opportunity for India.
The Central Statistical Office has never resorted to deception, nor is it doing so now.
Ministers struck awkward poses. If there is maun yoga, let Salman Khan practice it.
Modi government cannot believably feign innocence about his unsubstantiated tirades.
Scrapping separate budget would de-emphasise the annual spectacle, allow more fleetfootedness in decision-making.
For Cleveland, and fans of the game, it was well worth the wait.
Xenophobic forces challenge the post-1945 order, based on human rights and democracy, in Europe.
Ability to say no and to live happily with the consequences makes him unique .
To deliver potable water for all, urban local bodies must modernise processes, harness technology. They must also recover costs through user charges.
The relationship between RBI governor and the government has to be healthy, collaborative and mutually respectful.
Government’s bold FDI push is welcome. It must now work to retain investments.
India’s showy pursuit of membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group reflects ambition — but also hubris.
Electoral understanding with the Congress divides the CPM into two — well almost.