Saturday, Feb 28, 2015
February 28, 201512:50 am

Change is not easy, and the Congress flirts dangerously with obsolescence if it cannot reinvent urgently.

February 28, 201512:35 am

It is increasingly difficult for Pakistan to punish those who kill for religious reasons.

February 28, 201512:00 am

Economic Survey gets the diagnosis and prescription largely right. The budget will be the real test.

February 28, 201512:00 am

White and gold? Blue and black? It’s just another day in the life of the internet.

February 28, 201512:00 am

Our laws do not make it easy for the poor farmer to convert his land to non-agricultural use. The process is complex and ridden with obstacles.

February 28, 201512:00 am

AAP’s subsidy policy continues to be perversely targeted. Has it learnt nothing from past mistakes?

February 27, 201511:59 pm

Home ministry’s affidavit in Priya Pillai case is a study in irony.

February 27, 201510:45 pm

Indian Railways should decentralise by using PPPs in a big way.

February 27, 201510:46 pm
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Budget 2015-16 will be watched for how much it breaks from the past.

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
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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, 201512:32 am

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s comment on Mother Teresa shows his lack of decency.

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.