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Sunday, May 22, 2022



Marital rape is rape: Why modern India still won’t accept this

May 14, 2022 9:11 am

Mary E John writes: To accept the idea that rape can happen within marriage, understanding of the institution itself must change.

Hindutva and Fascism: Attempt to put them in the same bracket is intended to insult the civilisational wisdom of our nation

May 12, 2022 4:44 pm

The University Grants Commission has rightly initiated action against the setting of a question paper in a private university that targets the faith of the majority community.

IndiGo's denial of dignity

May 09, 2022 6:27 pm

The incident involving a passenger with disability shows the airlines' staff wasn't sensitised, much like a large section of the society

With repo rate hike, RBI has done what’s necessary

May 04, 2022 9:56 pm

It may have surprised the markets, but the move was prudent. More rate hikes are likely to follow

How to survive and grow in a warming world

April 01, 2022 9:02 am

Purnamita Dasgupta writes: This calls for an ensemble approach that places contextually appropriate emphasis on tackling climate change impacts and development needs in a world with growing challenges

India and Australia are finally acting like the natural partners they are

April 03, 2022 1:00 pm

Amitabh Mattoo writes: India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement represents a watershed moment in bilateral relations, and a significant turning point for India’s foreign policy – in terms of geo-strategy as well as geo-economics.

Diplomatic intervention key to safe return of Indians from Ukraine

March 06, 2022 12:01 pm

On Saturday, Indian students stranded in Sumy in north-eastern Ukraine had released a video, announcing their decision to risk the long and perilous walk to the Russian border, prompting a response from the MEA.

A course to teach empathy

November 11, 2021 6:39 pm

It is important that the Indian education system produces sensitive and ethical human beings

A unidimensional view of history

October 10, 2021 7:29 am

RSS chief is right to blame the British for dividing Hindus and Muslims. History provides ample evidence that point to a complex relationship of give and take

Those who live by the law, should keep the law

September 12, 2021 9:54 pm

Bar Council’s move to frame rules to curb strikes by lawyers is long overdue. In a country with long pendency of cases, such strikes curtail people's fundamental rights.


How Europe outsources migrant suffering at sea

June 22, 2020 6:07 pm

European countries are outsourcing their humanitarian responsibilities to a dubious partner. An NYT investigation shows the deadly results.

Back To Waste Basics

June 22, 2020 6:57 pm