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Is it yet an era for Dalit leadership?

A farm agitation, once upon a time in Kheri

What the Aryan Khan episode tells us

Let Border Security Force do its job

National security is at stake. The political storm over extension of BSF's jurisdiction is uncalled for

Making sense of Pakistan

July 31, 2009 4:57:40 am

The prime minister must use his political capital wisely on his big initiative….

2020 vision

July 31, 2009 4:46:20 am

Improving secondary education is not just a numbers game….

Joint statement

July 31, 2009 4:43:43 am

While the Indo-Pakistan joint statement following the meeting of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh with the Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani….

Warmed-over inequalities

July 30, 2009 1:20:29 am

A global emissions trading scheme will skew development,without a substantial tech-transfer component

A deceptive calm in cricket

July 30, 2009 1:15:24 am

The BCCI has been at work behind the curtains,making some unexpected innovations….

China’s Kashmir

July 30, 2009 1:12:51 am

In an opinion piece titled “How does China handle its Kashmir?” in the latest issue of Organiser,S Gurumurthy writes….

Precedent set?

July 30, 2009 1:11:09 am

Omar Abdullah has set a high moral standard by resigning as Jammu and Kashmir chief minister…..

The longest campaign

July 30, 2009 1:08:36 am

The Congress-BSP spat was the first thud in UP’s post-election lull,it promises to get noisier…

Off the map

July 30, 2009 1:07:21 am

Why reaching the urban poor will need special effort…

Drafting Diplomacy: Pandit Nehru and his Menon

July 29, 2009 3:02:44 pm

As the Lok Sabha ‘debates the drafting skills of Shivshankar Menon and PM Manmohan Singh this week,here is a story on joint statements from Jawaharlal Nehru’s days.

The underdog is not always the wronged party

July 29, 2009 2:56:13 pm

Reporting on human rights violations is an important part of journalism,but sometimes there is a lack of discrimination in the causes that we champion.

Provinces of a debate

July 29, 2009 4:01:54 am

In the hullabaloo over Pakistan Prime Minister Gilani having “mentioned” at Sharm el-Sheikh that “Pakistan had some information on threats…

Lal batti district

July 29, 2009 3:57:37 am

The ongoing controversy over eminent African-American Harvard scholar,Henry Louis Gates’ arrest should be an example to us.

Think big

July 29, 2009 3:54:35 am

This is with reference to Shekhar Gupta’s column ‘The big rewrite’. My humble submission is that the prime minister has shown true statesmanship…

EUMA: Buyer beware

July 29, 2009 3:03:49 am

The news of the government accepting the End-Use Monitoring Agreement (EUMA) is an important milestone,as negotiations have been stuck for well over a decade.

Which tale to tell?

July 29, 2009 2:58:37 am

When Republicans describe tax cuts for the rich as ‘tax relief’,says renowned cognitive scientist George Lakoff,the listener imagines a hapless victim suffering pain and understands the need to relieve him.

View from the LEFT

July 29, 2009 2:55:48 am

With its honeymoon with the BSP over,the CPM has begun attacking the Mayawati government in Uttar Pradesh. An article in the latest…

The Balochistan reference: Blunder,Gamble or Guilt?

July 28, 2009 3:49:47 pm

In international relations,perhaps even more than in domestic politics,perceptions drive issues more than reality.

Mark of courage

July 28, 2009 5:06:35 am

Shekhar Gupta’s ‘The big rewrite’ (IE,July 25) is a timely word of caution to our political leaders to rise above petty politics and engage maturely with the Sharm el-Sheikh….

More than hot air

July 28, 2009 5:04:37 am

Why the US still hasn’t understood India on climate change

Unsteady state theory

July 28, 2009 4:58:46 am

Will the food security legislation get us out of the subsidy mess?

Made in India,for India’s defence

July 28, 2009 4:46:53 am

Major modernisation programmes of our armed forces,long delayed by the problems and cost of acquiring systems from abroad,lengthy procurement procedures…

Back to the Kargil front

July 28, 2009 4:41:41 am

Sunday,according to DD News,was ‘martiers day’. Wasn’t sure if we were celebrating martians or martyrs. Either way,violence was done to the English…

Party over principle

July 28, 2009 4:28:38 am

The CPM Central Committee’s decision to remove the Kerala chief minister V.S. Achuthanandan from its highest policy-making body,the politburo…

Pride and Prejudice

July 27, 2009 3:48:02 pm

The reaction to the demands for security when withdrawn on professional considerations and to the frisking of Kalam Saheb has been of disdain on VIP privileges.