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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

What wins votes today is ‘trust capital’

The message from the government’s wheat export ban

Decolonising science in Indian education

Can there be justice in the 2019 Hyderabad encounter case?

‘Dharma is always at stake. Take Manmohan Singh’s Bhishma-like silence’

October 1, 2009 3:01:05 am

Corporate chieftain-turned-author Gurcharan Das,whose post-liberalisation book ‘India Unbound’ became a bestseller in a dozen languages…

How far has China come?

September 30, 2009 12:32:01 am

Taking stock,as the People’s Republic turns 60….

The Middle Path

September 30, 2009 12:24:10 am

As China celebrates the sixtieth anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic this week,India must take a deep breath and begin a fundamental rethink its strategy….

Daring to disarm

September 30, 2009 12:20:47 am

In the light of former DRDO scientist K. Santhanam questioning the yield of Pokharan-II nuclear tests…..

Security vs privacy?

September 30, 2009 12:18:55 am

Collection of multiple-point data by the proposed national intelligence grid (NATGRID) will perhaps be the easier part….

Now there are five

September 30, 2009 12:16:49 am

In Haryana’s crowded fray,the Congress faces little opposition….

Who’s afraid of the NPT?

September 30, 2009 12:14:24 am

The objection to its discriminatory nature is not just rhetoric

Asking for the moon

September 29, 2009 11:59:41 pm

Placing Chandrayaan’s remarkable findings in scientific context

Dig deeper

September 29, 2009 12:31:13 am

While the government continues to figure out how to deal with the Naxalite problem,it’s actually scaling up with notable speed in affected states….

Gandhigiri in Copenhagen

September 29, 2009 12:27:07 am

The Mahatma can still provide the key to breaking deadlocks….

The Afghan test

September 29, 2009 12:22:41 am

How the US goes forward on Afghanistan will determine its sense of its power….

Marriage of true minds

September 29, 2009 12:08:13 am

Weddings are hot right now. And,Ekta Kapoor takes on TV vèritè with her new serial….

Isle of contention

September 29, 2009 12:02:41 am

How Mountbatten resisted all the wily British plans to hold on to the Andaman and Nicobar islands…

Where’s Musharraf?

September 28, 2009 3:29:57 am

When Pervez Musharraf talked out of turn about how he diverted US military aid,his American benefactors not only forced him to backtrack but also silenced him….

Podium for mavericks

September 28, 2009 3:26:08 am

Why the UN General Assembly is formatted for spectacle….

The chosen ones

September 28, 2009 3:22:26 am

Family and politics are becoming too intertwined. But separating them is tricky….

Lest IITs go the Air India way

September 27, 2009 2:39:44 am

The Indian Institutes of Technology ( IITs) are undoubtedly crown jewels in India’s system of higher education. Their contribution to making India largely self-reliant in top-notch manpower needs in diverse areas of engineering in the pre-liberalisation era,and to India’s emergence as a powerhouse in the knowledge economy in the era of liberalisation and globalisation is […]

India’s missing rank and file

September 27, 2009 2:37:19 am

There are many theories on how the British conquered India,but perhaps the one on which there is credible evidence is about the role of a well drilled army….

Moonshine for water

September 27, 2009 2:36:24 am

Last week as I watched Indian scientists crow with glee over having found ‘water on the moon’ and TV anchors burst with unconcealed pride….

Anti-doping regulations & privacy

September 27, 2009 2:32:49 am

Doping in sports is unpardonable. It is the worst form of cheating. Doping is a scourge which has afflicted sports,including cricket….

A hack’s job

September 27, 2009 2:02:57 am

Pakistani ambassador Shahid Malik has encountered the same problem that Mani Shankar Aiyar recently faced….

Studying to tell the tale

September 26, 2009 1:06:11 am

Disabled children need to be educated in the same schools as others…

Twice shy

September 26, 2009 1:00:41 am

The recent ruling on maintenance rights and bigamy strikes a blow for womens’ dignity….

Cigarettes and biscuits

September 25, 2009 11:41:09 pm

China’s army,US GDP,India’s history….

By merit only

September 25, 2009 4:37:31 am

To stand for elections is a democratic right that should be enjoyed by every citizen….