Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

Letters to the editor: It’s alive

March 5, 2015 12:55:53 am

All said and done, this is the first positive move that the party has made since its humiliating rout in the Lok Sabha elections.


Letters to the editor: Bad timing

March 4, 2015 4:01:35 am

Also, the views expressed by some of his MLAs on the Afzal Guru episode are ill-timed and unfortunate.


Letters to the editor: Bang for buck

March 2, 2015 12:26:29 am

While the Opposition’s critical reaction was expected, the media, economic experts and industry have largely welcomed the budget.

Letters to the Editor: Bleak Landscape

February 28, 2015 12:00:41 am

Our laws do not make it easy for the poor farmer to convert his land to non-agricultural use. The process is complex and ridden with obstacles.


Letters to the editor

February 25, 2015 12:32:17 am

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s comment on Mother Teresa shows his lack of decency.


Letters to the editor

February 20, 2015 12:19:51 am

‘Ashutosh Varshney’s suggestion that the Delhi elections were a referendum on Hindutva is absurd.’


Letters to the Editor: Dividing line

February 17, 2015 12:42:24 am

In Delhi polls, Congress was decimated by its star campaigners’ inability to connect with common men and women.


Letters to the editor: Not in the loop

February 15, 2015 11:40:59 pm

Perhaps the budget session will provide the space for the “breakthrough” to be discussed.

Letters to the Editor: A question of cash

February 13, 2015 12:00:34 am

Now that the AAP is about to form government, some questions are being asked.


Letters to the editor: A new politics

February 12, 2015 12:27:39 am

The common man will now have a say in government.


Letters to the editor: Baap re AAP

February 11, 2015 12:33:19 am

The Delhi result goes to show that the people of India voted for development, not communal politics, during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.


Letters to the editor: Old dog, new tricks

February 9, 2015 5:58:07 am

The Left must recognise the changing social and economic realities.

Letters to the editor: Not alone

February 7, 2015 12:03:50 am

Did we ever dream that we would evolve into a society that has no place for thinkers?


Letters to the editor: Not alone

February 4, 2015 11:55:18 pm

Amartya Sen immortalised the idea of “the argumentative Indian”.


Letters to the editor: The real issues

February 3, 2015 12:45:15 am

Already, the state’s development has suffered hugely because of the absence of an elected and stable government.

Letters to the editor: Cow business

January 31, 2015 12:00:32 am

This refers to ‘Fadnavis government to protect old cows’ (IE, January 28). Protecting old cows is not an issue of any socioeconomic significance. It does not warrant state attention. The cow has cultural and religious significance for Hindus. If any individual or organisation wants to protect old cows, they are free to do so. But […]

Letter to the Editor: Proud moment

January 29, 2015 12:17:02 am

“Ghar wapsi”-like campaigns portray India in bad light. Such campaigns are abhorrent to the concept of a secular state.

Letters to the editor: Uncommon wit

January 28, 2015 12:30:38 am

Making a reader smile is a tough task but Laxman was able to lighten our days with consummate ease.


Letters to the editor: A strong bond

January 27, 2015 1:06:56 am

A strong bond This refers to ‘Chemistry over history: nuclear logjam clears, big push in defence’ (IE, January 26). This seems to be the best phase in India-US relations. Ties between US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are so warm that Modi calls Obama by his first name. This is in stark […]

Letters to the Editor: Repeal 66A

January 24, 2015 12:00:09 am

The Union govt’s U-turn on need to revisit Sec 66A of the Information Technology Act is disappointing.

Letters to the editor: Subtle violence

January 21, 2015 12:42:54 am

Narendra Modi government seems to have a penchant for ordinances, particularly because of the logjam in the Upper House.

Letters to the editor: For the record

January 20, 2015 12:00:58 am

Whenever there is a terrorist attack, liberal and moderate Muslims are quick to denounce them.

Letters to the Editor: An intervention

January 19, 2015 12:00:19 am

A sustained and harsh crackdown on extremists is non-negotiable.

Letters to the Editor: Ancient glory

January 17, 2015 3:49:08 am

Of course, there were those in ancient India who broke new ground

Letters to the Editor: Ancient glory

January 16, 2015 12:00:12 am

We Indians seem to bask in a sense of past achievement.