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Economics Nobel laureates and the credibility revolution

Is the Indian foreign-policy ship changing course?

EU, India and the Indo-Pacific

How women lawyers are kept out of litigation

Beckham and the art of survival

February 12, 2009 5:20:34 pm

Shreya Chakravertty
The multitudes of screaming fans jostling to make room for their camera phones so they could take a precious picture of the Englishman at the Los Angeles International Airport showed the star power was not going to disappear soon.

Old friends

February 12, 2009 12:49:46 am

Is this in any way surprising? Along with the Taliban,Al-Qaeda has always been aided by the ISI….


February 12, 2009 12:40:02 am

The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser,titled ‘Chawla is a blot on EC; let him resign on his own,’ says…

The ascent of men and their ideas

February 12, 2009 12:38:29 am

Charles Darwin and Abraham Lincoln share the same birthday; but little else

Blinkered vision

February 12, 2009 12:35:40 am

A Pakistan-centric military strategy has stunted our global aspirations

My Gujarat,and my India,are bigger than some people think

February 11, 2009 5:28:16 pm

Yoginder K Alagh | Charawak
Among characters in prehistory,which is part myth,the Charawaks are my favourite. They were outliers who always questioned and made fun of the rituals of dominant Brahmanical dictums.

Circling Mauritius

February 11, 2009 3:16:07 am

President Hu Jintao’s four-nation African tour beginning this week will conclude in Mauritius,a geopolitically sensitive Indian Ocean island state that has strong political….

CEC gone wild

February 11, 2009 3:12:23 am

In the light of the Chief Election Commissioner’s recommendation for the removal of Election Commissioner Navin Chawla…

A struggle for Iran’s soul

February 11, 2009 3:10:24 am

Ahead of the election,the US must encourage gradual reform,and work around Iran’s prickly pride

The new normal in Kashmir

February 11, 2009 3:07:49 am

Could we seize this moment to phase out the Indian army’s presence in the Valley?

See no evil

February 11, 2009 12:29:46 am

The Karnataka government’s move to initiate “media censorship” through a government appointed ombudsman is clearly an attempt to gag the media….

Small fire,too much smoke

February 10, 2009 5:21:43 pm

Aabha Rathee
The reactions have been completely contradictory. One group,led by his now erstwhile sponsor Kellogg,and seconded by the USA Swimming,took the moral high ground.

‘States with a lack of expertise deal with wild tigers in an incorrect way’

February 10, 2009 4:24:20 pm

At a time when the conflict between humans and tigers is at an all-time high,National Tiger Conservation Authority Member Secretary,Dr Rajesh Gopal has a novel idea — a sub-cadre dedicated to wildlife. Dr Gopal,who has been a part of tiger conservation for 30 years,shares his views with Neha Sinha. •How do you think a wildlife […]

Hasan and the sea of stories

February 10, 2009 2:51:37 am

Khalid Hasan,who died last week in Washington,where he was the special correspondent of Lahore’s Daily Times and Friday Times….

Uh oh,we’re in trouble

February 10, 2009 2:49:37 am

Women have a hard enough time as is; TV magnifies those woes

Spot the difference

February 10, 2009 2:39:45 am

Bangladesh,lazily considered Pakistan Lite,is now taking decisive steps to choke radical Islam….

Will it work?

February 10, 2009 2:35:48 am

Benefits will be restricted to the interested parties alone: politicians,bureaucrats,card printers and contractors….

Too late

February 9, 2009 11:11:03 pm

Kalyan Singh’s efforts to forge an alliance with the SP are a blatant example of unscrupulous power-mongering.

‘Where do you live?’

February 9, 2009 4:32:44 pm

Coomi Kapoor | Blog Bytes
“Where do you live?” is a common query after an introduction. Sometimes it is a simply a way of figuring out a person’s social standing. Stereotypes spring to mind depending on your address.

Here We Go Ram Again

February 9, 2009 3:45:42 pm

It is election season. And so Ayodhya has to return as a subject of discussion. The crisis continues to signify a breakdown of our legal and constitutional arrangements.

What’s wrong with the referral system?

February 9, 2009 12:06:13 pm

Daksh Panwar
Tendulkar went on to fall to dubious leg-before decisions in the two matches that followed,and the streak ended only when he decided to sit out in the next.

Wardrobe query

February 8, 2009 1:21:13 am

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee was taken aback when a woman from Chandigarh in a slinky black dress…

A field day at work

February 8, 2009 1:20:02 am

I have always been chary about HR initiatives in any company.

Obama’s real test begins now

February 8, 2009 1:18:39 am

It is hard to imagine that Barack Obama has not been President of the US forever.

Time for administrative reforms

February 8, 2009 1:17:26 am

The arrival card I filled on the flight back to the Motherland had a mysterious new question.