For a city originally gifted away as a Portuguese princesss dowry,modern day Mumbai is a bristly inheritance,as Chief Minister Ashok Chavan is no doubt discovering.
While the 24-hour TV channels have filled a vacuum in the routine life of ordinary people,the new,energetic,enterprising and brave dimension of TV journalism has…
I argued once that dividends are not automatic and come to the brave who have an operative view of social change and would stick to that.
C. Raja Mohan aptly brought out the fact that the nation cannot afford to remain a mute spectator at the sight of the rapid crumbling of the most professional….
Mamata cant afford to alienate the people Kabir Suman represents….
Is there an Asiatic mode of capitalism that standard analysis misses?….
Human Resources Development Minister Kapil Sibal and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh are leading a bold effort to improve key aspects of the Indian education and training system.
Notwithstanding the hype about a possible US-Pakistan nuclear deal similar to the US-India deal that was touted before the recent US-Pakistan strategic dialogue…
Traditionally March is not a film friendly month,owing to the final examinations. This time round,a certain thing called the IPL also affected the business.
IF the BJP desires to replace the Congress as the ruling party,it should prioritise and practise differently,taking a cue from Pratap B. Mehtas diagnosis of its ills….
Recruitment,corruption,spending: the new army chiefs full plate….
The government must fast-track fiscal responsibility and accountability….
The Supreme Court order vacating the stay on the Andhra Pradesh governments move to implement reservation for certain Muslim groups deserves applause for many reasons.
Organiser,the RSS mouthpiece in English,carries a news report called Anti-Modi,anti-Hindu charade on its front page,along with a picture of Modi…
The New York Times carried a very troubling article on Monday. It detailed how President Hamid Karzai of Afghanistan had invited Irans president,Mahmoud Ahmadinejad…
This is the week that wasnt. Thats how Cyrus Broacha may have described the last week on television,seeing how unbelievable it was.
This refers to the editorial Rallying the troops (IE,March 30). India should not read too much into Barack Obamas visit to Afghanistan….
Education,like other sectors,can only benefit from opening up to foreign investment….
When you visit the beautiful green grounds covering an area close to 48 acres in Gorai,in the western suburbs of Mumbai,by the side of a creek overlooking Asias largest pagoda,it is hard to imagine that this picturesque location was until recently home to approximately 2.3 million tonnes of garbage in an open dump with an […]
Worldly success can give you a slight bump in happiness,but only good relationships can provide an enduring high….
A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region,the fulcrum of global power play in Indias neighbourhood….
With the Left governments in Kerala and West Bengal announcing urban employment guarantee schemes….
Comrade Kanu Sanyal was the last of the Naxalbari torchbearers….
The BJP has,for the moment,settled into a path of very modest institutional consolidation. But its political trajectory and prospects remain deeply uncertain.
Road safety or lack of it has,of late,again been brought into tragic limelight by a series of accidents involving high-profile people.
Just after 11 months of the Supreme Court order,Narendra Modi did well to appear before the SIT in response to Ehsan Jafris widow,Zakia Jafris appeal to the apex court.
The European Monetary Union,the basis of the euro,began with a grand illusion. On one side were countries Austria,Finland,Germany and the Netherlands…
Bangalore,Indias Silicon hub and its global city has voted this weekend to elect representatives to its corporation.
Public displays of political anger have been a staple of the American scene for the last eight months or so,but in recent days a handful…
A lot hinges on the outcome of the manoeuvering that has followed the result of the Iraqi elections for Iraq,the region…
Before there was the Indian Premier League with its millions,its icons and Lalit Modi strutting all over TV screens and Indias…
A gathering of the Arab League tends to bring out the worst of Middle Eastern stereotypes: dysfunctional protocol,empty exhortations denouncing Western evils and pointless acrimony.
The last few weeks have been marked by perceived divergences between India and the United States over laffaire Headley and Pakistans request for a civilian nuclear agreement.
On Jan. 12,2010,a devastating earthquake left more than 230,000 Haitians dead and nearly a million homeless.
This is a submission to our Honble Lok Sabha members. Before you embark on this noble journey of empowering our tribe,see where you are going,and who you are going with.