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Saturday, May 21, 2022

Everybody desecrates the past. Everybody endangers the future

Who is to blame? And is being divided over everything the only way?

Governments must understand that resources are held in trust. They’re not to be frittered away

Chief Ministers ought to create high wage jobs, and not borrow money future generations will have to repay

The West must not test Putin’s resolve

It would be unwise on the part of Biden and the Western alliance to escalate the Ukrainian crisis by waging a proxy war with Russia.

What the two-front war in Ukraine means for the world

Chethana Raj's death: Our entertainment industry can't brush gender issues under the carpet

The Enemy Within

October 11, 2009 5:03:19 am

THE Naxalite movement is at last raising serious alarm. This is a movement that has been around for over 40 years ever since Charu Mazumdar raised the banner in Naxalbari….

Mumbai vs Bombay

October 11, 2009 5:01:48 am

Is it a crime to refer to one of India’s finest cities as Bombay instead of Mumbai? Certainly not. But it is certainly a crime to threaten people with violence if they refer to the city as Bombay….

Guarding their positions

October 11, 2009 4:59:24 am

Defence Minister A K Antony was to preside over the opening of the coast guard command office at Gandhinagar on October 3.

When Tiger Didn’t Bite

October 10, 2009 11:26:04 pm

But,hey,at least capitalism does…..

A madrasa in mind

October 10, 2009 4:10:30 am

Why is Deoband opposed to the Central Madrasa Board Bill?….

What were they thinking?

October 10, 2009 4:06:40 am

Obama’s Nobel doesn’t help him at all….

Protectionism hurts

October 10, 2009 3:58:16 am

THE Bharti-MTN deal failed because of the myopic aspirations of the South African government….

Sanctioned by statue

October 10, 2009 3:55:36 am

Can the judiciary question government expenditure?…

Whose city is this?

October 10, 2009 3:51:28 am

The myths on migration,and the truth….

‘If the Naxalites accuse elected governments of capitalism,land grabbing,displacing tribal people… what prevents them from winning power through elections and reversing current policies’

October 10, 2009 3:48:53 am

On October 5 2009,Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram gave the 6th Nani A. Palkhivala Memorial Lecture. Excerpts of the lecture,titled ‘The emerging challenges to civil society’:

Poverty of research in India

October 9, 2009 5:03:27 pm

Of the four Indians to win the Nobel Prize in science,only one,C V Raman,was awarded for research work done in his own country.

The curious case of Manish,Vanish and ICICI: Or,why we need more competition in banking

October 9, 2009 4:58:46 pm

ICICI has a Do Not Call registry too. But that applies to tele-marketing alone. We clearly have a grey area in the law.

The Nobelity of 2009

October 9, 2009 2:37:11 am

Each year this time,the Nobel prize announcements capture news headlines bringing the world of science to public attention.

An ounce of prevention

October 9, 2009 2:33:54 am

The unusual floods in the Krishna and Tungabhadra basins bring out the frailty of man vs nature and man in society.

Enlarge it first

October 9, 2009 2:30:45 am

I am not in full agreement with Ashwani Kumar’s article ‘Make NREGA new’. NREGA suffers from bureaucratic control…

Reign of terror

October 9, 2009 2:21:51 am
By: RK Vij

The inhumane and merciless murder of Inspector Francis Induwar of Jharkhand Police,by those claiming to operate hefty schemes like…

‘I condemn the beheading… but we have to see it in the background of state violence’

October 9, 2009 2:18:59 am

Chhattisgarh-based doctor BINAYAK SEN was arrested in May 2007 for his alleged links with Naxalites. Following a public campaign for his release,he was granted bail by the Supreme Court in May 2009.

At the mercy of the state

October 9, 2009 2:15:32 am

The home minister recently said that he would consider afresh the cases of 28 convicts awaiting the death sentence,whose mercy petitions have been lying with the president for years.

The Madrasa Board controversy

October 9, 2009 2:11:14 am

There has been much apprehension about the proposed Central Madrasa Board (meant to introduce a touch of modernism in these institutions for religious education).

The liberal paradox

October 8, 2009 3:30:47 am

There is an abiding paradox in Indo-US relations that calls for deeper reflection. From India’s point of view,those whom we think of as liberals…

Make NREGA new

October 8, 2009 3:22:55 am

Much of the public imagination on the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme has been focussed on stories of corruption and conspiracy theories…

To what end?

October 8, 2009 3:14:48 am

Apropos Jaithirth Rao’s article,I want to make sure I understand. The unique ID project is a plan that does not actually have a purpose?

Operation Green Hunt and its challenges

October 8, 2009 3:06:56 am

As the Central and state governments initiate a major campaign — Operation Green Hunt — against the Naxalite movement,two challenges stand out.

View from the RIGHT

October 8, 2009 3:02:08 am

A news item titled “Don’t copy the West: Mohan Bhagwat” in the latest issue of the Organiser says: “Addressing his maiden Vijayadashami speech…

Cricket without cheat codes

October 8, 2009 3:00:34 am

This time,it was different. This time,they had to fight for it. Over the last eight years,Australia had blown Pakistan away for 132 at Lord’s…