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Thursday, October 28, 2021

How the ‘anda cell’ is used to discipline prison inmates

How do we read the Supreme Court’s Pegasus order

The healthcare vision that led to India’s 100 crore vaccine milestone

India must not give up on extraditing Kim Davy, accused in Purulia arms drop

Institution wrecker

April 30, 2009 10:55:07 pm

Reading the editorial ‘Wages of arrogance’ and Pratap Bhanu Mehta’s ‘Battering ram’ (IE,April 29),one must observe that while Nehru….

Case for the prosecution

April 30, 2009 10:52:15 pm

Hold government accountable: create more independent prosecutors

The politics of resignation

April 30, 2009 10:47:31 pm

Mayawati’s moment is passing. So give UP’s voters a real alternative

Pakistan Army’s fine art of brinkmanship

April 30, 2009 2:28:52 pm

All the gloom and doom in Western media about Pak has begun to translate into faster cash-flow from Washington to Islamabad and with far fewer conditions.

‘It’s the Rajya Sabha committee that needs sex education’

April 30, 2009 12:18:56 am

I have gone through the committee’s recommendations and I find them very strange,especially statements like “basic human instincts like food,fear,greed,coitus etc ….

Black money

April 30, 2009 12:15:23 am

The editorial in the latest issue of the Organiser,titled “Congress haunted by Swiss bank money” writes:…

What we actually said

April 30, 2009 12:13:01 am

The lead author of the controversial study on ‘black money’ in India by Global Financial Integrity responds to criticisms of his work

Misinterpretation of poverty numbers

April 29, 2009 4:00:21 pm

The National Commission for Enterprises in the Unorganized Sector didn’t start it,but it was responsible for a factoid being quoted widely. “At the end of 2004-05,about 836 million or 77 per cent of the population was living below Rs 20 per day.”

This out-of-the-box election

April 29, 2009 1:08:09 am

How can the Congress and the Left reasonably reconcile their differences?

Asia’s naval race

April 29, 2009 1:05:42 am

After Beijing showed off its maritime muscle last week,the stage is now set for a competitive modernisation of naval power in Asia.

BJP on the backtrack

April 29, 2009 1:04:20 am

The lead editorial in the latest issue of CPM mouthpiece People’s Democracy concentrates its energy on attacking the BJP…

Battering ram

April 29, 2009 1:02:18 am

Congress’s propensity for institution-wrecking might cost it this election

No more vacillation

April 29, 2009 1:01:03 am

Anil Kakodkar has again raised the prospect of a fast-expanding nuclear power generating industry in a public-private mould.

Not for profit

April 29, 2009 12:59:10 am

This refers to the report ‘All PSUs may not be able to hike salaries’ in the Ahmedabad edition of The Indian Express.

They make a desolation and call it peace

April 28, 2009 1:27:04 am

The day after Pakistan’s government signed a peace deal with the Taliban allowing them to implement their own version of sharia in the Swat Valley…

Cookstoves,carbon,and climate

April 28, 2009 1:22:58 am

An unexpected and unwelcome Indian contribution to climate change is beginning to be highlighted: that of so-called black carbon…

Home and the electronic hearth

April 28, 2009 1:20:17 am

It’s 4 pm on Sunday,and the IPL encounter between Delhi Daredevils and Bangalore Royal Challengers has just begun when a young man throws…

Bank on the market

April 28, 2009 1:15:28 am

Tucked away in RBI’s six-volume report on Indian banking is the observation that wondrous moderation applies to pay scales of India’s public sector bankers.

Narratives and a casualty

April 28, 2009 1:14:21 am

There are two distinct,even disparate,narratives in circulation regarding the ongoing war in Sri Lanka.

Road report

April 28, 2009 1:09:34 am

The news report ‘Changes in PPP norms… road projects’ says several changes made to the old Model Concession Agreement..

Priyanka’s remarkable moral moment

April 27, 2009 6:05:40 pm

There was something morally poignant about the way in which Priyanka handled the question of her father’s assassination.

There’s something about T20

April 27, 2009 12:14:34 pm

As the IPL had edged nearer,my self-professed purist friend was growing increasingly frantic over people,and the media,taking ‘cricketainment’ too seriously.

Shutting down

April 27, 2009 12:50:50 am

To focus on developments in Sri Lanka,the chief minister of Tamil Nadu called a bandh on Thursday….

The string of pearls

April 27, 2009 12:48:22 am

India must move fast to counteract Chinese naval plans

Without the Tigers

April 27, 2009 12:43:19 am

Sinhala and Tamil politicians must appreciate how the LTTE’s defeat changes everything