Thursday, Nov 27, 2014
November 28, 20142:02 am

For many black boys and men, Ferguson reaffirmed a sense of siege.

November 28, 20142:00 am

India needs a more generous and accommodating approach to Bangladesh.

November 28, 20141:53 am

By: Lant Pritchett and Yamini Aiyar Prime Minister Narendra Modi has repeatedly promised India “maximum governance”. But to get there, the high costs and ineffectiveness of frontline service providers need to be addressed. Take elementary school teachers, for instance. “Complete rest in comfortable conditions” is the description a rather candid elementary education cluster resource centre coordinator (CRCC) […]

November 28, 201412:39 am

South Asia must get down to addressing shared challenges, or get left behind

November 28, 201412:36 am

Government must use Vodafone transfer pricing case to signal a more stable tax regime

November 28, 201412:34 am

Phillip Hughes will be mourned. But there is no cause for alarmism regarding the game

November 28, 201412:31 am

Removing charitable status would be politically contentious that it could trigger a wider tit-for-tat war over the role of charities.

November 28, 201412:27 am

Without transparency, autonomy will amount to an unchecked right to do wrong

November 28, 201412:20 am

This moment must be used to re-evaluate army’s role, shrink area under AFSPA

November 27, 201412:24 am

The Organiser cover story, “Call for a clear verdict”, says that Jharkhand has withered away because of political instability.

November 27, 201412:20 am

After the Ferguson decision, it seems much has changed and nothing has changed in America

November 27, 201412:08 am

Voting percentages in J&K point to a complex reality. But this moment must not be frittered away.

November 27, 201412:26 am

If Paul Volcker were RBI governor, he would cut rates aggressively — starting today

November 27, 201412:05 am

European parliament should reconsider proposal to force a break-up of the search giant.

November 27, 201412:05 am

Modi government will be tested for its ability to persuade — or divide — its opposition.

November 27, 20145:14 am

Second-generation reforms are far away. First recognise the extent of regulatory rot.

November 27, 201412:05 am

In pushing for juvenile age to be lowered, the court regresses.

November 26, 201412:46 am

The CPM’s People’s Democracy has claimed that the Modi government is trying to sell even “bigger illusions” to people

November 26, 201412:20 am

A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, the fulcrum of global power play in India’s neighbourhood

November 26, 201412:13 am

In the six months of this govt, there have been reassuring declarations for India’s Muslims — and also hate speeches and incendiary acts by individuals belonging to the Sangh

November 26, 201412:07 am

Could the army’s decision in the case open a new chapter in the poll-bound state?

November 26, 201412:05 am

Grand jury decision in Ferguson case, bitterness it stoked, are a reminder of America’s unhealed scars.

November 26, 201412:05 am

Police needs to stop passing the buck for poor service to interfering politicians.

November 26, 201412:05 am

As the state’s writ weakens, blasphemy cases increase in Pakistan.

November 26, 201412:05 am

Delhi could join hands with Beijing to develop a poorly connected, economically fragmented region.

November 26, 201412:04 am

Modi government got lucky with oil prices. Its challenge is to get investment cycle going again.

November 25, 201412:47 am

The government must remove targets, incentives and coercion from family planning. It should also shut down sterilisation camps.

November 25, 201412:39 am

India should ensure local participation and community engagement in the upkeep of monuments.

November 25, 201412:19 am

Can big biographies compete for the reader’s attention amid so much noise?

November 25, 201412:05 am

Yiwu-Madrid freight train charts a new silk route. Keep an eye on the Eurasian trade map.

November 25, 20148:05 am
Denmark UN Climate Report

India must sieze this moment to set the agenda for the 2015 climate agreement.

November 25, 201412:05 am

Next round of reform should focus on giving employees flexibility in salary deductions.

November 25, 201412:05 am

Sebi’s efforts to revamp regulatory framework are welcome. But deeper consideration is needed.

November 25, 201412:05 am

The BJP ventures into uncharted territory, changing the poll dynamic in J&K.

November 24, 201412:51 am
Barack Obama

Obama’s executive action on immigration could spell political trouble for Democrats

November 24, 201412:43 am

Kathmandu fears a review of Delhi’s Nepal policy post-summit