Pakistan’s military regime has arrested 21 more political figures bringing the number of those detained to 30, while anti-government demonstrations spread to Karachi. Five students were arrested when they set an army major’s jeep on fire.
Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet and publisher, recognised the spirit of the Beat Generation and nurtured it.
Pakistan PM’s Colombo visit affirms enduring ties. Minister Jaishankar’s Maldives trip signals Delhi is leaving nothing to chance.
Light touch or blunt instrument? New rules to regulate social media and OTT draw the lines between Big Tech and government.
A note in Edvard Munch’s iconic painting bares the anxieties of an artist, his fear of madness.
Court sets aside decision to dissolve Parliament, but political reconciliation within ruling party seems unlikely.
Judge Dharmender Rana’s verdict granting bail to Disha Ravi underscores what judiciary can — and should — do today.
It is happening within 30 km of Delhi — brick kiln labourers are being bought and sold all over Haryana.
Rising fuel prices are inflationary, hurt consumers. Government must focus on improving direct tax and GST compliance.
Bail for Varavara Rao is welcome. Tougher questions must be asked when accused are in custody for extended periods of time
Chaat vendors in a UP town battled over customers and launched a thousand memes.
Soviet President Leonid Brezhnev made a major overture to the US, expressing readiness for a summit meeting with President Ronald Reagan, and willingness to reopen strategic arms talks.
In the middle of what seems like an everlasting prime, the Big Three still rule the game.
Niti Aayog draft policy on migrant workers is a prompt to reimagine labour-capital relations
Only way to unlock value of PSUs is liberation from government control. Growth will continue to be consumption-led.
Four persons were killed in police firing and a fifth succumbed to stab wounds in a fresh spate of violence in Ahmedabad after a week’s lull since the medicos launched their anti-reservation agitation last month-end.
India, China should repair bilateral relations on basis of disengagement process. But it may not be easy.
Bharat Narain had been arrested under specific charges earlier too and was on bail for about a month. While the censored local press could not report the arrest in their morning editions, the word spread to all school and college students as they began trickling in.
Silicon Valley should not get free pass to news content. Outsourcing media’s business model to government is fraught.
Martin Scorsese’s lament is understandable. Yet, even at the movies, change isn’t always a bad thing
Latest meeting, soon after agreement with China on disengagement, shows India’s interest is not tactical but strategic
BJP may be betting on Metro Man Sreedharan to help it make headway in Kerala. It’s an interesting gamble
The Railway Minister delivered a staggering blow to all categories of railway users by announcing savage freight and fare increases totalling Rs 356.25 crore.
Congress manifesto for Vadodara municipal polls is refreshing, offers hope to lovers and the young
Setback in fight against coronavirus in Maharashtra strikes note of caution. There is no room for complacence