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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

Lost in comparison

October 7, 2009 2:24:05 am

The Human Development Report (HDR) for 2009 (with data till 2007) has been published. Too often,there is fixation with India’s rank…

Rebel reasons

October 7, 2009 2:21:30 am

Sunil Deshmukh,Sushil Kumar Indora,Laxman Jagtap,Sampat Singh,Tukaram Gadakh,Pradeep Jaiswal. The list seems endless.

Do protest

October 7, 2009 2:16:02 am

The editorial ‘Wake up Mumbai’ about hooliganism in Mumbai perpetrated by politicians,and the need to protest against such,is welcome.

Steering our own path

October 7, 2009 1:57:53 am

In a recent speech in London,President Asif Ali Zardari stated that a solution for Afghanistan lay with regional actors.

The Great Game Folio

October 7, 2009 1:52:18 am

A curious little storm made its way through Pakistan recently without much notice in India. It was about an alleged decision by Islamabad to let India move goods to Afghanistan through its territory.

View from the LEFT

October 7, 2009 1:44:55 am

CPM mouthpiece People’s Democracy splashed out on the Chinese revolution’s 60th anniversary. What stands out,however…

Technology is the easy part

October 6, 2009 1:56:42 am

What history tells us about the slow and cumbersome adoption of new energy systems….

How the pictures got smaller

October 6, 2009 1:54:18 am

Yesterday’s movie stars have moved to reality TV

Cities of difference

October 6, 2009 1:47:35 am

Slums are hives of small-scale industry,and pushing poor people to the peripheries is a bad idea

Lessons for Left

October 6, 2009 1:43:59 am

Communism has never owed loyalty to anything other than its ideology. To communists,pure nationalism has been an anathema….

Peeling the onion

October 6, 2009 1:40:59 am

Mumbai has not,thankfully,totally swallowed Bombay

More than numbers

October 6, 2009 1:39:16 am

The potential for spin-offs in the Unique ID project is being underestimated

China’s naval nationalism: Has A K Antony blinked?

October 5, 2009 3:03:13 pm

Why is it all right for the Chinese Navy to operate in India’s backyard and wrong,from the perspective of our Ministry of Defence,for the Indian Navy to conduct naval exercises in China’s frontyard? As Beijing revels in its newly minted naval nationalism,New Delhi seems determined to curb the Indian Navy’s enthusiasm to raise the nation’s […]

Back on track

October 5, 2009 1:13:08 am

The economic indicators in ‘Recovery thickens’ (IE,September 26) reveal that the economy is back on track and the performance of key sectors — with 7.1 per cent output expansion of six core industries….

China’s Vision 2012

October 5, 2009 1:10:02 am

After the anniversary bash,the focus will be on political succession

Boardroom populists

October 5, 2009 1:06:53 am

From South Africa,another warning on how governments can wreck private business

Bollywood or Mollywood?

October 4, 2009 1:28:11 am

When I feel down and depressed,I turn to some book of poetry or philosophy to find solace and strength….

‘Gandhian’ field trips

October 4, 2009 1:25:19 am

Every Gandhi Jayanthi,I find myself wondering if I should add my two bits to the reams of commemorative comment that Gandhiji’s birthday inspires. Usually I resist the temptation….

Paying for our yesterdays

October 4, 2009 1:20:33 am

The recession has not gone away. The developed world is still bleeding. There has been a turnaround in output,which has stopped falling sharply….

Romancing the unpredictable

October 4, 2009 1:16:47 am

For foreign tourists,there’s exotic charm in India being unpredictable in multiple senses….

No monopoly friendship

October 4, 2009 1:09:48 am

DMK,which has a near-monopoly on TV channels in Tamil Nadu,is known to put pressure on the Centre not to issue licences to others….

Disarming rhetoric

October 3, 2009 3:56:36 am

As our China debate continues,we must thank Defence Minister A.K. Antony for injecting a new word into the argument — capabilities…

Lords of the rings

October 3, 2009 3:25:47 am

The announcement regarding who the winner of the Olympics sweepstakes 2016 would be was preceded by intense lobbying,by Chicago…

Moment of courage

October 3, 2009 3:19:25 am

Rukhsana Kausar should be congratulated for her courage. It should send a strong message to militant groups operating in Kashmir and elsewhere.

From Kabul to Colaba

October 3, 2009 3:06:34 am

Over the last few weeks,the gridlocked roads of Mumbai have occasionally been greeted by the rather incongruous sight of an Armoured Personnel Carrier…