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Explained Ideas: Why the govt must vaccinate every Indian for free

April 29, 2021 9:23 am

Government's Covid vaccine policy is a maze of confusion that could doom India’s future prospects, write Shashi Tharoor and Salman Anees Soz.

Explained Ideas: What can be done to contain the surge in Covid cases?

April 27, 2021 9:55 am

The pandemic is a grim reminder that it is high time we shift the focus on preventive services and health promotion, write Giridhara R Babu and Deepa R

Explained Ideas: How badly were migrant workers affected by the first lockdown

April 13, 2021 8:17 am

Governments do not seem to have learned from the experiences of last year's lockdown, which jeopardised the food and livelihood security of millions of workers in the country, write Ashok Gulati, Shyma Jose and B.B. Singh

Explained Ideas: Will the Covid-19 second wave derail India's economy?

April 15, 2021 9:20 am

Sectors at-risk account for less than 6 per cent of the economy, write Nomura economists Sonal Varma and Aurodeep Nandi.

Explained Ideas: What ails the draft migrant labour policy

April 07, 2021 10:40 am

It is a good start which could, with a few adjustments, reduce the vulnerability and risks faced by labour migrants, writes Priya Deshingkar.

Explained: The arguments for and against the new social media rules

February 27, 2021 8:55 pm

We live in a new era of global diplomacy where gigantic tech companies that have thrown their hats into the geopolitical ring, writes Bhaskar Chakravorti.

Explained Ideas: What ails with the Centre's new IT rules

February 26, 2021 7:41 am

Apar Gupta writes: Changes bring answerability in the digital ecosystem but they also increase political control.

Explained Ideas: Why PM Narendra Modi is right about private sector wealth creators

February 24, 2021 8:08 am

The creation of wealth is essential for growth, employment and the reduction of poverty writes Sanjeev Bikhchandani.

Explained Ideas: What is The Great Reset, and why is it controversial?

January 30, 2021 10:56 am

C Raja Mohan writes: The Great Reset is an initiative by the World Economic Forum. It has set off furious conspiracy theories on the right and contemptuous dismissal from the left.

Explained Ideas: Should Rahane captain in Tests while Kohli and Rohit lead in limited-overs?

January 24, 2021 10:51 am

Bishan Singh Bedi, former India captain, explains why Ajinkya Rahane reminds him of Tiger Pataudi.