We are yet to come to terms with how destabilising the Talibans presence is
Last week,the conversation with former Davis Cupper Jaidip at the DLTA Complex occasionally veered off.
Roger Federer,the one with elegant moves and the unflappable demeanour,was breaking down in tears.
The Naxalite attacks across the red corridor on the first day of the Lok Sabha elections is an assault on Indian democracy…..
Police incentives arent right. Fixing them helps fix policing
Indian multinationals are now integrating India with global financial markets
For a conscientious politician,honour is a greater adornment than power. He values honour more than the office he holds…..
This week I meant to bring you tales of horror from India that is Bharat. Tales that urban hacks like me garner only when there is a general election…..
One more IPL. The WWF of cricket,except that its not fixed (hopefully). The equivalent of a soccer game reduced to five penalty kicks for each side….
Manmohan Singh addressed four press meets within a week,after the Congress election strategists decided that the prime ministerial candidate had to be more visible….
The bell has sounded and the voters are voting. Now at last we can breathe a sigh of relief and think about wider issues. It is quite clear that politics….
Four things you can be sure of in an election that is too uncertain to call
Most political parties woo labourers as voters but seldom think of them as a target for technological development and empowerment.
In his characteristically reticent manner,Prime Minister Manmohan Singh admitted on Friday that India had not been very successful in warding off terrorist attacks…
Legal education in India is at a crossroads. The emergence of a new type of law graduate…
After weeks of election talk TV,last evening could have been fun.
The much-hyped Nizam-e-Adl Regulation 2009,better known as the Swat Deal and erroneously generalised as Shariah…
Of the many things wrong with our electoral politics is the sacrifice of economic priorities for votes.
As donors meet in Tokyo,dont expect too many stern conditions on Islamabad
Protesting in Thailand has become a seasonal affair. Demands remain unclear,the outcome shadowed,the damage immense.
For Jawaharlal Nehru the road to the first general elections,on which he was very keen…
The latest peace deal signed by Pakistani President Asif Zardari with Taliban,ceding control of the Swat valley…
Delhi-based Hindustan Express,in its editorial entitled waadey hein,waadon ka kya (these are promises,what of promises?) on April 10 says…
Provocation can score important cultural points. But the Akshay-Twinkle act was a damp squib by any measure
Around the world,women are much less likely to participate in politics than men.