Shekhar Guptas advice to the BJP to switch from its sectarian Hindu Right mode to a centre-right mode will be endorsed by everybody looking for a viable two-party….
The LTTE is beaten. But will Colombo stop attacking its journalists?
All the warring groups stand to gain more from democracy than any alternative
Indoor air pollution is a serious health threat. Across India,72.3 per cent of households use the traditional fuels of firewood.
In tennis’s world order,Australia are clubbed with countries in the Asia zone,they refer to their home Slam as the Grand Slam of the Asia-Pacific.
Lately a lot of excitement has been created by a political party wanting to bring back Indian black money deposited in Swiss Banks.
Illegal demands for dowry and cruelty against women are persistent evils in our country.
How will e-readers change the way we read and write?
One of these two parties has to go wrong on that fateful day.
When Priyanka Gandhis clothes became a major political story last week,I realised sadly that it was time for me to stop being a conscientious objector to dynastic democracy.
This election saw me perform a new task for my partys campaign.
At Los Alamos,when the first atom bomb was tested,Robert Oppenheimer recited the verses from the Bhagavad Gita…
The low electoral turnout in Mumbai,41.24 per cent,was shameful.
There is a story behind the usually reserved Rahul Gandhi agreeing to hold an open press conference for the entire Delhi media last…
Nepals former Maoist PM Prachanda mismanaged his coalition from the start.
Parties are silent about Indias fastest-growing groups needs
Next Saturday,thanks to the people of India,TV news will be compelling viewing,even allowing for the anchor/panelist…
How long can India get away with a Middle East policy that pleases all?
Over the current week,Pakistans military defensive going to do to appeared to merge seamlessly with Tehreek-e-Nafaz-e-Shariat-e-Mohammadis…
I spoke to a few tweens in my neighbourhood,and was shocked to know that their idea of “old classics” was films like DDLJ and KKHH.
It is not often that a nation launches a major military offensive on its own territory at the behest of another.
Can our political parties really afford to adopt intransigent positions towards other political groups?
It is deeply interesting that the dominant visual imagery now being used to characterise Indo-US relations is a plateau.
Twenty-five years ago one could not have even imagined that one day a party of the penurious…
US officials are not accountable to foreign courts,
and Obama must make that clear
The very low percentage of voting in many Muslim-concentration areas during the three phases of the polls…
Crises in Pakistan,Sri Lanka and Nepal pose serious challenges to Indias security and diplomacy.
Its May 17. Parliaments hung. What should President Patil do?
An emergent Asian security architecture that India must examine
As the heat in Delhi hits forty three degrees,the crowd waits patiently under a massive blue-white cloth-tent.
Encounters with Salman Rushdie,recently published by Penguin and edited by Daniel Herwitz and Ashutosh Varshney…
The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser,titled Congress Bureau of Investigation, says: Congress has built institutions…
Nepals former Maoist PM Prachanda has mismanaged his democratic coalition from the start.
Nepals stand-off isnt simple. Factor in the Maoists determination to capture the state
Instead of convulsing purposelessly,as it has done on numerous occasions in the past…
Tamilian author Perumal Murugan has now come out with his new book in Tamil "Kozhaiyin Padalgal" ("Songs of a Coward"). It speaks of the period when the writer was fighting a battle, both internally as well as with the external forces.