Not just infrastructure and process revamp, we also need reforms in curriculum and teacher education.
If RSS is interested in true nation-building, it should prevent ruling dispensation from continuing the colonial policy of divide and rule.
It is the strongest signal yet that no corporate is ‘too big to fail’ and that there are no state guarantees for them.
It has great political significance, challenges the anti-people, anti-national policies of the government.
The Congress revival in Uttar Pradesh is far from a done deal
In an influential essay Virginia Woolf once asked the reader to imagine what would have happened if Shakespeare had a sister.
In the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections,the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance suffered a 0-6 rout in Mumbai…
Last week,while the Prime Minister and Sonia Gandhi were choosing ministers for the new government…
There is now a chance to think calmly about the election. Let us forget the experts who say that nothing very much changed.
While Verdict 2009 fortunately provides for a stable and effective Union government,we should also be thankful that the mandate is not massive.
A radical revamp of higher education is the only way to do justice to the politics of aspiration
After the recent mauling in the 2009 general elections,the BJP-led NDA must read Napoleon Hills famous quotation…
Now that the election is almost over,I must admit I am a bit of a fanatic. Not a big one,but a small one.
Politics is settling down. So will news television. There will be controversies,silly and otherwise…
Terror strikes,especially of the suicide bombing variety,are no novelty to Pakistan…
I agree with Arun Jaitleys contention that the voter has rewarded state governments that have performed….
No issues? There were issues. Parties missed out on raising them
Why s/he will be well-served by direct cash transfers instead of the current subsidies
On the day Jawaharlal Nehru passed into history 45 years and two days ago,I was in Pakistan along with some others of the Indian hack pack.
We may be living in unstable times,but making a statement in finery is still a priority for Indias remaining urban rich.
Chinas plans for reducing its dollar dependency will likely backfire
Why a fragmented party system stabilises Indias democracy
It is now accepted that the aspiration for education even among Indias poorest is extremely high.
In the latest issue of Organiser,an article titled Emergence of a two-party system by Shyam Khosla,observes…
Reading Arun Jaitleys article (The triumph of the moderate,IE,May 27) it is clear that the BJP is devoid of fresh ideas….
How will the Congress revival rework UPs political equations?
Reorienting political parties is difficult but it can be done
North Koreas nuclear defiance can only be countered with Chinas help
The tragic killing of a preacher in far off Vienna has unleashed a wave of violence in Punjab….