There was a lot of fuss about the first 100 days of UPA-2. Now,its 200 days have come and gone and no one has noticed….
Creation of a new State by division of an existing State,particularly if that is on the basis of language,religion or caste,is not desirable….
Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has not given up his dream of becoming chief minister of Andhra Pradesh and is yet to vacate the CMs camp office at Begumpet in Hyderabad….
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been absent for nearly half the month-long winter session of Parliament.
Shantaram Naiks outburst in Rajya Sabha was uncalled for. Naik should know that a rape is indeed rape and the fact that the person involved is a foreigner….
This session had some lows,but we saw stirrings of Parliaments reassertion….
As Justice Dinakarans plight reveals,judicial aloofness cuts both ways….
The UPAs renewed commitment to disinvestment is significant but it must be bold….
The messages coming out of Copenhagen are loud and clear. On the one hand,scientists from almost all governments tell us society has to conduct an orderly retreat from fossil fuels or face unacceptable climate risk. On the other hand,the numerous representatives of modern renewable-energy industries here for the summit tell us that their technologies […]
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Shantaram Naiks melodramatic outburst in Rajya Sabha was uncalled for. He should know that a rape is indeed rape and the fact that the person involved is a foreigner whose dignity stands violated is no excuse for Naik to sermonise on their easy virtues….
The Pakistan Supreme Courts verdict is a blow to Zardari…
Monetary policy would be a blunt instrument to tackle inflation
Whether he quits or not,President Asif Ali Zardari has been so severely weakened that he no longer poses a threat to Pakistan’s permanent establishment.
After 26/11,Hasan Gafoor became the target of a sustained media campaign inspired and managed by an influential group of police officers.
Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam grabbed headlines by accusing Hasan Gafoor of sleeping in his car on 26/11 while Kasabs saathi were taking peoples lives.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is recovering in hospital after an alleged psycho clobbered him with a weighty souvenir replica of Milans cathedral on Sunday.
Describing the UPA governments announcement on the formation of a separate state of Telangana as a foolhardy act of the Congress…
Conceptually,the Goods and Services Tax (GST) model proposed by the 13th Finance Commission has the potential to catapult India…
As the Copenhagen Climate Conference continues,it may be of interest to see how the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act…
Though the impeachment proceedings against Justice P.D. Dinakaran appear to be a welcome step,whether the cumbersome…
Thomas Matussek,the new German ambassador to India,is an old India hand who was stationed in New Delhi between 1983 and 1986.
The editorial in the latest issue of the RSS mouthpiece Organisertitled Love Jihad: Kerala High Court shows the way,says…
There are no self-cleaning weeds in the pool. There are no whirring windmills or glistening solar panels on the rooftop.
Hockey is a sport for white men. Basketball is a sport for black men. Golf is a sport for white men dressed like black pimps.
Having made announced Telangana,it was said that nothing will be done in haste,and whatever is to be done will be done after a consensus….
The clamour for smaller states should ignite a debate on the nature of the state
Even as Obama increases troop levels,he is scaling back American foreign policy
While the Trinamool-CPI(M) tussle continues to play out in various forms in West Bengal,the political scene in Left-ruled Kerala is dominated by the arrest of a Lashkar-e-Taiba militant….
The subtext behind the violent protests over Telanganas statehood was the fear that people from coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema would be made to feel like guest workers in a Hyderabad