As the Congress Party returns to power trouncing its ideological opponents on the right and the left,India will command a lot more political respect on the world stage.
Another hung Lok Sabha,the seventh in succession since the 1989 general elections,appears to be inevitable.
India now commands great weight in the world,but it must stay clear of populist politics,warns the Telegraph.
As military action intensifies in the NWFP and FATA,this time the US seems to be endorsing Pakistans resolve in flushing out the Taliban.
Irrespective of what one thinks of Varun Gandhi,most people seem to believe that slapping the NSA on Varun was an excess….
UPs path from grievance to aspiration,from Habiba Beauty Parlour to Lohia Convent
Our Ministry of Finance is reportedly looking for a symbol for the rupee,on the lines of £ for pound sterling and ¥ for the Japanese yen and $ for the dollar….
The story behind Indira Gandhis Pokhran-I decision
Its hard for a frustrated and aggrieved military to remain apolitical
The United States and Indian militaries are partnering like never before
The KKR train-wreck isnt even funny any more
The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser,titled Death of Ideology; Overtaken by Servile Flattery,observes….
1971 war hero Admiral S.M Nanda was a scrappy fighter and master strategist
Two years ago,self-styled moral policemen stormed into an exam of the famous Arts Faculty of the Maharaja Sayaji University at Vadodara.
Shekhar Guptas innovative Walk-the-Talk in a Dalit village was revealing. I wish he had done a similar programme with pockets of deprived Muslims….
Sorabjee raises a pertinent question. Any purposeful indulgence or reconstruction by judges is always welcome if it secures or protects the rights of the ill-treated….
Roxana Saberis release lays bare Irans political fragmentation
Fixating on black money recovery is pointless. The only thing that works is real domestic reform
The multiplex revolution,the growing influence of ‘NRI’ audiences have transformed it beyond recognition. An astonishing array of new talent has emerged,the production is a lot more professionalised.
How will Sajjad Lone redefine the electoral dynamic in Kashmir?
The issue of backlog in Indias courts has been discussed threadbare. What needs to be done to reduce backlog and improve speed of dispute-resolution is also known.
Given US assertions that the nuclear deal has brought India closer to the NPT,the lead editorial in the latest issue of CPM organ….
As mammoth civilisational states,China and India have for long lived with imprecise borders. After they re-emerged as modern states during the last century….
Kalyan Singhs not the only actor in Babri Masjids long history of political collusion
After stepping up the heat,the Obama administration assures Zardari and Karzai that it feels their pain