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Saturday, September 25, 2021

Building more inclusive, welcoming schools for LGBTQ+ children

Not just infrastructure and process revamp, we also need reforms in curriculum and teacher education.

Mohan Bhagwat is right: British are to blame for India’s Hindu-Muslim division

If RSS is interested in true nation-building, it should prevent ruling dispensation from continuing the colonial policy of divide and rule.

Why China has decided against saving Evergrande

It is the strongest signal yet that no corporate is ‘too big to fail’ and that there are no state guarantees for them.

Bharat Bandh call signals growing farmer-worker unity

It has great political significance, challenges the anti-people, anti-national policies of the government.

Indian tech unicorns are gaining at China's expense

New beats in the heartland

June 1, 2009 12:38:29 am

The Congress revival in Uttar Pradesh is far from a done deal

Man under house arrest

May 31, 2009 6:10:07 pm

In an influential essay Virginia Woolf once asked the reader to imagine what would have happened if Shakespeare had a sister.

For Mumbai,a film on Shivajigiri

May 31, 2009 1:11:38 am

In the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections,the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance suffered a 0-6 rout in Mumbai…

Why primary education should be the Government’s primary concern

May 31, 2009 1:06:56 am

Last week,while the Prime Minister and Sonia Gandhi were choosing ministers for the new government…

An idea: A Left-Cong merger

May 31, 2009 1:01:03 am

There is now a chance to think calmly about the election. Let us forget the experts who say that nothing very much changed.

House poles

May 30, 2009 11:34:55 pm

While Verdict 2009 fortunately provides for a stable and effective Union government,we should also be thankful that the mandate is not massive.

His next class act

May 30, 2009 11:31:22 pm

A radical revamp of higher education is the only way to do justice to the politics of aspiration


May 30, 2009 11:29:38 pm

After the recent mauling in the 2009 general elections,the BJP-led NDA must read Napoleon Hill’s famous quotation…

Drained of all sense

May 30, 2009 2:21:47 am

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.

Some out of box thinking,please?

May 30, 2009 2:17:05 am

Politics is settling down. So will news television. There will be controversies,silly and otherwise…

United they stand

May 30, 2009 2:10:40 am

Terror strikes,especially of the suicide bombing variety,are no novelty to Pakistan…

For stability?

May 29, 2009 11:58:37 pm

I agree with Arun Jaitley’s contention that the voter has rewarded state governments that have performed….

The lessons of Orissa

May 29, 2009 11:54:29 pm

No issues? There were issues. Parties missed out on raising them

Who’s the aam aadmi?

May 29, 2009 11:49:53 pm

Why s/he will be well-served by direct cash transfers instead of the current subsidies

Mourning Nehru in Pakistan

May 29, 2009 11:11:52 pm

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.

Luxe for less

May 29, 2009 11:09:52 pm

We may be living in unstable times,but making a statement in finery is still a priority for India’s remaining urban rich.

Ambitions of an addict

May 29, 2009 11:07:34 pm

China’s plans for reducing its dollar dependency will likely backfire

A rope of many strands

May 28, 2009 1:09:29 am

Why a fragmented party system stabilises India’s democracy

Hobson’s (school) choice

May 28, 2009 1:02:37 am

It is now accepted that the aspiration for education even among India’s poorest is extremely high.

Elect a new people

May 28, 2009 12:58:45 am

In the latest issue of Organiser,an article titled “Emergence of a two-party system” by Shyam Khosla,observes…

Grapes of loss

May 28, 2009 12:42:19 am

Reading Arun Jaitley’s article (‘The triumph of the moderate’,IE,May 27) it is clear that the BJP is devoid of fresh ideas….

A full hand

May 28, 2009 12:37:46 am

How will the Congress revival rework UP’s political equations?

Like Blair,like BJP?

May 28, 2009 12:31:54 am

Reorienting political parties is difficult but it can be done

They did it again

May 27, 2009 1:01:27 am

North Korea’s nuclear defiance can only be countered with China’s help

Spilling over

May 27, 2009 12:59:55 am

The tragic killing of a preacher in far off Vienna has unleashed a wave of violence in Punjab….