Friday, Feb 27, 2015
February 27, 20155:50 am
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Rail budget makes many right moves. But beware of rail ministry’s ‘implementation bug’.

February 27, 20158:28 am

Union budget will be watched for the incentives it offers to encourage private investment.

February 27, 201512:00 am

BJP protested against IT act while in opposition. Now, disappointingly, the BJP government supports it.

February 27, 201512:00 am

Rail budget avoids the populist route, makes a good beginning by focusing on improving services.

February 27, 201510:02 am
India Railways

Rail budget missed the opportunity to lay out an agenda for the future.

February 27, 201512:00 am

How and where exactly is Rahul Gandhi spending his ‘sabbatical’?

February 27, 20159:54 am

Post-reform India has had three gamechanging budgets. Will Arun Jaitley’s be the fourth?

February 27, 201512:45 am

If promoting obscurantism is a concern, TV is far more guilty than films.

February 26, 201511:50 pm

Roznama KhabrAin, in its editorial, writes that both PDP and BJP have made a turnaround in their stated positions regarding J&K.

February 26, 20153:58 am

Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal rolled back the years with a return to protests, and TVs.

February 26, 20154:04 am

The Organiser editorial interprets Modi’s recent speech on religious freedom not as a message to Hindutva outfits.

February 26, 20153:52 am

A victim of sexual harassment speaks out about why most women choose to remain silent.

February 26, 201512:00 am

Warrant for Zia’s arrest should not put the brakes on dialogue in Bangladesh.

February 26, 201512:00 am

A new Sikh unit may plant its flag amid the remains of empire, in the British army.

February 26, 201512:00 am

Finance Commission award gives meaning to ‘cooperative federalism’.

February 26, 201512:00 am

A PDP-BJP coalition could help heal the rift between Jammu and Kashmir.

February 26, 201512:00 am

Real challenge for railways is to keep pace with a fast expanding economy.

February 26, 20153:54 am
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It will increase the price of coal and eventually the price of power.

February 25, 20151:05 am
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Modi government must allay farmers’ apprehensions, for the sake of fairness and future reform.

February 25, 201512:49 pm
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Chris Gayle hits the first World Cup double ton. It isn’t a surprising feat.

February 25, 201512:15 am

Kerala CPM gets a new leadership. It must learn to speak a new language.

February 25, 20155:14 am

Budget offers government a chance to tap gold stocks, monetise them.

February 25, 20155:15 am
Narendra Modi greeted his political adversary Rahul Gandhi warmly grabbing his hand.

How Nitish, Rahul and Modi have overplayed their hand

February 25, 20159:13 am

After the recent coal block auctions, there is no further scope for hypothetical assumptions with political overtones.

February 25, 201512:00 am
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Aggressive bidding and transparency in the auction process have rescued the sector from the uncertainty caused by the cancellation of allocations.

February 25, 201512:00 am

By the turn of the 20th century, the subcontinent had nearly 15,000 km of railway track, in comparison to just 600 km in China.

February 25, 201512:00 am

Talking about the first full budget of the NDA government, the CPM’s People’s Democracy says it will have to meet “contradictory objectives”.

February 24, 20153:06 am

Both form and content of GST Constitution amendment bill need to be re-thought.

February 24, 201510:17 am

Government must avoid the temptation to bypass the legislature.

February 24, 20152:33 am

Some great Oscar-winning performances have been about individuals transcending tragic afflictions.

February 24, 20151:25 am

Maldives needs to sort out its own problems but some plainspeaking by Modi government may be in order.

February 24, 20151:22 am

His leave of absence could officially be the moment for him and his party to ask the unaskable question.

February 24, 20159:42 am

A renewed commitment will improve India’s record on combating childhood diseases and help set the global agenda on child health.

February 24, 201512:50 am

To sustain the abhiyan, we should draw inspiration from beloved saint-reformers like Sant Gadge Maharaj.

February 24, 20159:34 am

The revival of a university in Nalanda is a noble mission. But the past seven years have seen a hijacking of the project by a small clique.

February 23, 201512:00 am

Land markets are skewed by policies that urgently require correction.

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