Army faces a tough mob in front of it. But it has more to fear from the mob behind it, egging it on
Lessons from the ’70s: How we tackled the food shortages
Government, security agencies must urgently address questions raised by the Assam fake encounter probe
K.P.S. Gill played a key role in carving Punjab's victory, though imperfect, against terrorism
A survey shows that it is numerically insignificant. The unusual attention that is being devoted to the practice is politically motivated and a waste of resources
India and Pakistan have been in a Cold War situation for the 70 years since Independence.
Irani uses Twitter both to propagate handloom and, more recently, cotton fabrics. Many of her ministerial colleagues have joined in her ‘#CottonIsCool’ campaign on social media.
The third red flag I want to raise on this third anniversary is that there are no signs yet of the economic boom that people like me believed would happen as soon as Modi became Prime Minister.
Achhe din is about security — national security, internal security, physical security of the individual, food security, job security and so on.
It’s clear today that Pakistan is in turmoil at this apparent “defeat” at the hands of India.
The ICJ judgement makes the Jadhav case a legal test of military courts in Pakistan
In the wake of the verdict, India will obviously have to watch how the Pakistan Army reacts.
Pakistanis are wondering why, after having suffered terrorism at the hands of an Indian spy, they must now also live with the indignity of the spy being protected by the international system.
Misbah-ul-Haq upended the stereotype of the Pakistan cricket captain
The job losses feared in IT are a warning: They could herald redundancies across other sectors of the economy
With the fixing of standard rates and pruning of exemptions, the transition to a GST regime is well begun
Neo-Islam, like neo-Hinduism, is injurious to India’s pluralism
The government is also referring misuse of censorship provisions, harassment of journalists, allegations in regard to certification of films and manipulation of mass media to the Shah Commission.
Unfortunately, there were not many willing to pat his back for his remarkable presence of mind and timely action that probably saved the lives of many of his men, for whom he was responsible as their officer in charge.
Racial prejudice against Muslims is giving way to a different kind of intolerance as the crisis of capitalism spawns populism.
For the Niti Aayog’s initiative to be an improvement on the Five Year Plan, pragmatic moves, such as delinking planning from finance, will be required.
Its challenge must not be met by Indian self-deprecation.
Legislators accuse Karki of playing ‘favouritism’ in constituting the bench for this issue, and fast tracking it while a similar case is pending before the court for the past three years.
CJ Karki, who is to retire on June 10, due to her age, has not held any bench since but has assigned cases to benches as usual.
The M-777 howitzers, with a range of 24-40 kilometres, have been designed for firing Indian ammunition in Indian conditions, and are already in service with the US, Canadian and Australian armies.
The recent bill passed by the TRS government in Telangana that increased the quota for OBC (Pasmanda) Muslims and STs must be critically evaluated.
The UIDAI has gone from being an object of ridicule to an admired project
Rapid urbanisation brings with it enormous challenges. The Modi government has framed the agenda to meet them
Putting Pak in the dock, The Hague has come out on the side of justice. That’s a vital first step for India — in a long haul.
The decision on the reactors is germane to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plan to triple India’s nuclear power capacity by 2025.
Reema Lagoo freed Bollywood’s mother figure from living a life of perennial suffering.
The latest horror story comes from Rohtak in Haryana, where a young girl was brutally gang-raped and murdered in the most savage manner.
The State government named him to head the inquiry commission and CM A.K. Antony said the government was anxious to start the inquiry at the earliest.
It can ignore ICJ’s injunction in the Jadhav case, but doing so will extract a price in international goodwill.
To get a sense of what choices Islamabad faces, it’s important to get a sense of what the The Hague has actually said.
Sushma Swaraj tweeted her gratitude to India’s counsel at the Hague, who had argued that there was significant concern that Pakistan’s military court would have executed Jadhav in the dead of night.
While we are all busy blaming Ranaut, why is no one asking Mehta any questions?
Charges of a high-handed coterie surrounding Arvind Kejriwal like fledgling moths to a burning flame persist, and haven’t been properly rebutted.
The move was given up and Mrs Gandhi’s critics thought they would make another attempt to free the party from her hold at a later date.
CBSE pleading with DU for student entry sans inflated marks holds a mirror to a broken education system
Because politics is not just about winning and losing elections — but also about what lies in between