Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
January 27, 20151:06 am

A strong bond This refers to ‘Chemistry over history: nuclear logjam clears, big push in defence’ (IE, January 26). This seems to be the best phase in India-US relations. Ties between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are so warm that Modi calls Obama by his first name. This is in stark […]

January 27, 20151:03 am

India’s prime minister shows that fashion is the game of the name.

January 27, 201512:59 am

In government, Syriza may temper its rhetoric and politics. But EU needs to handle Greece with care.

January 27, 201512:53 am

From n-deal to a reworked Indo-Pacific balance of power, Modi-Obama point to a new India-US future.

January 27, 201512:48 am

Next set of GDP figures won’t be different. We need a public investment stimulus.

January 27, 201512:37 am

Obama visit elevates India-US ties, paves way for convergence outside bilateral areas

January 27, 201512:36 am

The real audience for Modi’s high-energy diplomatic performance is at home.

January 27, 201512:24 am

India-US reach closest to a strategic partnership in an increasingly tactical world

January 27, 201512:26 am

President Obama danced around the really tough issues

January 26, 201512:06 am

Legislature, leaders have once again missed the deadline for the constitution. Can Nepal change course?

January 26, 201512:00 am

By missing another deadline for new constitution, Nepal’s political parties undermine own credibility.

January 26, 201512:28 am
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Modi’s strategy on Pakistan looks similar to Reagan’s for the Soviet Union.

January 26, 201512:00 am

Shanta Kumar panel raises important questions on food security programme that must be heeded.

January 26, 201512:00 am

Muslims need enlightened leadership that can fight systemic discrimination, bridge communal gulf

January 26, 201512:00 am

Government continues to repeat fundamental policy mistakes in disinvestment.

January 26, 201512:00 am

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah is mired in a land controversy. That’s not the Congress’s only problem

January 26, 20157:43 am

Exiled from school, bereft of jobs, a radicalised minority was born.

January 25, 201512:01 am

Is there a box on my tax returns that I can check so my tax dollars won’t go to pay for this?

January 25, 201512:00 am

It was from Rajani Kothari, that we learned to think of Indian politics on its own

January 25, 201512:30 am

Never before 2014 did India’s election witness such a masterly combination of organisation, money, technology

January 25, 201512:00 am
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The Republic Day parade became a hollow display of weaponry and silly tableaux.

January 25, 201512:00 am

Potus (Obama) asked Lotus (Modi) to join him in his smog-proof enclosure so they could watch tableaux together

January 24, 20158:54 am

Microsoft’s decision to give it away for free highlights how much personal computing has changed.

January 26, 20157:59 am
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The promise of a transformed relationship between India and the US seems more likely to be realised.

January 24, 201512:00 am

India, US must also help each other on issues not directly related to bilateral ties

January 24, 201512:00 am
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The focus needs to shift to the teaching-learning process

January 24, 201512:00 am

European quantitative easing programme could be a boon for India. But there’s no room for complacency

January 24, 20159:13 am

Conversions in Pakistan speak of a state in crisis, but why the rush to convert in India today?

January 24, 201512:00 am

The Union govt’s U-turn on need to revisit Sec 66A of the Information Technology Act is disappointing.

January 24, 201512:19 am

The furore over Janardan Dwivedi’s remarks says some unflattering things about his party

January 24, 20158:57 am

Here’s an early forecast: It’s advantage BJP.

January 23, 20157:52 am

Any target-setting on renewable energy driven by Obama’s visit needs to be embedded in a larger discussion of energy policy and planning.

January 23, 201512:43 am

The new government in Colombo promises to devolve political power to Tamils. It may help start a conversation.

January 23, 20159:49 am

Most forecasts of repo rate cuts needed in India this year seem to be out of sync with the underlying trend of inflation and growth in India and the world.

January 23, 201512:28 am
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The 728-point jump in the Sensex immediately after the RBI announced a 0.25 per cent cut in its policy rate shows how desperately the economy was longing for a lowering of interest rates. But the absence of a further rise the next day showed that second thoughts were setting in. The market is beginning to […]

January 23, 201512:21 am

India, US have the grand design. Modi, Obama must focus on implementation.