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
An apex court order has thrown light on appreciating mitigating evidence before sentencing death penalty
Many people under treatment had lost their sight in the Ahmedabad illicit liquor tragedy.
As the right stamps itself, central universities will see politicisation that destroyed state universities.
The Goods and Services Tax will be truly transformational when domains like real estate are brought in its ambit.
Maharashtra civic poll results are a vote against narrow western progressivism.
To begin with, it is squarely undemocratic, if not also constitutionally illegal, for state-run institutes to discriminate against a section of eligible students on the basis of their marital status.
It is easy to intimidate scholars, academicians and students engaged in discussions — especially on any subjects related to India’s fault lines along the lines of religion, caste, tribal groups and states with troubled histories.
Traditionally, FTII’s chairman has a tenure of 3 years. Interestingly, Chauhan completes his tenure tomorrow, after heading the chair for only one year and seven months.
In these eight months the student’s especially young children faced trauma like situations who always questioned their parents why the schools are shut and when schools will be opened again.
GDP figures point to a robust economy, but what matters is investments and jobs.
By threatening government over arrest of their colleague, IAS officers in Bihar set a disturbing example.
The country’s form of government was at stake — whether it would be a democracy or dictatorship.
TV got worked up over Gurmehar Kaur for all the wrong reasons
Posing as a ‘model minority’ cannot keep Indian migrants safe in Trump’s America.
JNU administration’s new admission procedures go against the university’s ethos and character.
Technology has made the idea of decentralised planning tangible
The recent attack on a woman actor in Kerala has shaken the state. Both government and employers, including the film industry, are accountable on women’s safety
Cricket board has done well to honour Rajinder Goel, Padmakar Shivalkar, spinners who matched the famed quartet.
Taarak Mehta’s four page column ‘Duniya Ne Undha Chashma’ in Chitralekha became very popular among readers.
The joint address to Congress by Trump was filled with inaccuracies, rhetoric and exaggerations and after a fact-check, it seems clear that he may have just read a half-researched speech off the teleprompter.
His campaign was filled with inflammatory rhetoric and this administration’s policies seem no different. Hate crimes like the Kansas attacks have followed a wave of racist attacks and this wave continues unabated.
LSR faculty show the way — teachers can help protect a student’s right to free speech.
The CPI had thought that the danger to democracy came only from one side but the danger had also come from another side which was within the Congress and ‘‘we must admit that we did not expect this”.
Richest 1 per cent do not owe their wealth to intelligence and hard work.
State governments and urban local bodies hold the key to fixing our cities and addressing the challenges of unplanned urbanisation
Gujarat 2002, like Delhi 1984, is a case of state culpability. One was ideological, the other strategic.
Masayoshi Son predicts the singularity is near. But it’s just a business pitch.
BJP’s victory in recent polls demolishes theories that its fortunes would decline after demonetisation
Kashmir calls for political outreach, not innovative weaponry.
One placard, pulled out of context from a 10 month old anti-war video, stunningly and wholly hijacked the attention away from her cause of decrying ABVP violence in Ramjas. Suddenly the discourse became that of Kaur ‘supporting’ Pakistan.
From Kaur to Zaira Wasim, those who’ve challenged authority or seemed to have ‘displeased’ it, have received hate threats and been forced into submission
A last ditch appeal for majority showing concern of a hung mandate looks uncharacteristic of the usually assured PM.
Trolls will be trolls but why are senior voices in the government talking as if a placard threatens national security?
Civic polls results indicate that the party has pushed Congress aside to emerge as the real challenger to BJD in Odisha
The Oscars has placed the Black story at the heart of the nation’s narrative
The stunning theoretical contributions of Kenneth Arrow, who died last week, both built and undermined all of politics and all of market economics