Agricultural growth in Uttar Pradesh can be achieved by putting dairy in the lead role. State’s new chief minister has his task cut out for him
Rural India is woefully under-informed of how it can both transform sanitation and earn money
Adityanath’s long opposition to the ‘red revolution’ has many takers in Nepal
New NITI Aayog recruitment rules should trigger a revamp of the Indian state’s human capital
Past efforts at out-of-court resolution of Ayodhya dispute have been non-starters
Barack Obama has announced good policies and has begun his presidency in earnest Spelling out change.
One of the first actions taken by Obama was to issue a 120-day moratorium on all trials in Guantanamo.
Pakistans President Zardari tells the US why they should help him
The keywords ‘federer,boring’ on a web search throw up 173,000 links.
The networks,the places,and the methods of Malegaon point to a tradition of Hindu terror
Colombo must hush the triumphalism and begin a political process
In a piece titled A plan for double digit growth in the Republic Day issue of Organiser,R. Balashankar writes: In these times of worldwide depression India needs a big….
As year after year passed without his getting the Nobel prize,Updike shrugged and awarded a fictional Nobel to one of his more annoying creations
Will the outrage over Mangalore finally prompt recognition of the Sanghs woman-hating ways?
Is it not a bygone issue as detailed by the Mahajan Commission in the 60s? Unfortunately,Maharashtra politicians are re-opening a Pandoras Box prior to the elections….
Harneet Singh | FULLY FILM
THE story goes that when Akshay Kumar asked director Nikhil Advani for the script of Chandni Chowk To China (CC2C) he showed him the movie poster.
Yoginder K Alagh | CHARWAK
Goldman Sachs produced a model where economic growth is driven by the demand of an expanding and younger workforce.
The lead editorial in the Republic Day special issue of CPM mouthpiece Peoples Democracy says as the country moves into the 60th year….
Obama sets new rules for a cleaner government
Institutional thinking gets a bum rap these days,but it stands between us and our weaknesses
That China and the Obama administration have begun their engagement on a quarrelsome note on the currency issue is not necessarily an indicator….
In recent years,our public diplomacy has failed to soften the hard road
C. Raja Mohan | RAJA-MANDALA
Mention the word ‘third party’ in the context of Pakistan or Kashmir and India gets hot under the collar. Over the last few days,we saw New Delhi mercilessly hammer the British Foreign Secretary Foreign Secretary David Miliband for his comments (childish?) on Kashmir.
Coomi Kapoor | BLOG BYTES
In this day and age,do we need an annual Republic Day parade to flex our military muscles?
TV this week was torn between the big O and matters of the heart
Last month,Poznan,Poland,brought together about 190 countries to discuss how the world is to tackle climate change….
A case for a one-state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict
Right against terror is a radical new formulation for constitutional law
We need to demonstrate firmness in dealing with corporate fraud. But there will always be some entrepreneur with all the right connections in the political establishment
This refers to To quiet the west. Now that the inauguration euphoria has worn out,it remains to be seen what Obamas policies towards India…
British journalists who accompanied Rahul Gandhi and British Foreign Secretary David Miliband to Amethi were taken aback at the Gandhi scion…
On January 20,the 44th President of the United States,in his inaugural speech,became the first President ever to acknowledge the existence…
Perhaps the least noticed part of Obamas inauguration was that Robert Gates,the only member of the Cabinet who was retained from the Bush administration…
After transiting through the chamber of horrors that is Mumbai airports departure terminal,when we collapsed,drained of all energy,into the controlled safety of a European aeroplane…
The Delhi airport,now undergoing a major renovation,tells me a lot about our Republic and our democracy.
George W. Bush left the White House as one of the least popular US presidents ever; yet the question remains…
The Supreme Courts reluctance to reveal
judicial assets is troubling
Barack Obamas ascension to the White House has created mixed feelings in Pakistan.
Since being dark in India is so different a social,economic,cultural and historical experience from being black in America and since wanting fair brides for NRI sons…
This refers to C. Raja Mohans Our Obama moment. We now must make the attempt to ensure stability and maintain peace in South Asia through mutual cooperation with Obama.
Like the rest of the world,Indians have plenty of reasons to ridicule or even vilify the outgoing US President George Bush.