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Thursday, August 11, 2022

Nitish Kumar will go down in posterity as a self-serving and power-seeking leader

Pakistan's recall of its Chess Olympiad team is a self-goal

Death penalty for rape: Both Ashok Gehlot and his critics miss the point

State-level OBC groups must be included in central list

There’s more to life than GDP

July 3, 2009 3:16:18 am

In many spheres,technologies that can affect major savings are already at hand. The Integrated Energy Policy…

While waiting for Big B or small b

July 3, 2009 3:10:14 am

As the Delhi High Court handed down its Section 377 verdict I knew three things were important.


July 3, 2009 3:05:49 am

While the global trend is to optimally utilise water transport,there’s little awareness…

Remember the rural-urban

July 3, 2009 2:54:46 am

There are unsaid strengths to the recent packages of reform announced by UPA-II. The acceptance in the president’s speech that the growth rate…

It’s about all of us

July 3, 2009 2:53:39 am

There come moments in the life of a nation when it has to confront its deepest prejudices and fears in the mirror of its constitutional morality.

Educating the educators

July 2, 2009 11:43:22 pm

Madhav Chavan in his article on reforming primary education (‘Wiping the slate clean’,IE,June 25) has asked the government….

The diary that documented evil

July 2, 2009 11:42:43 pm

The dairy that Anne Frank wrote as a teenager in a cramped Amsterdam attic lives in the hearts of readers across the world.

Red terror

July 2, 2009 11:39:19 pm

The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser titled ‘Maoists and Marxists; the terror link’ says: “Home Ministry….

Changing course on climate

July 2, 2009 10:29:01 pm

The official position that has been articulated on behalf of India at various international fora is built around the….

No objection certificate

July 2, 2009 10:23:54 pm

Barely a few days ago,Law Minister Veerappa Moily made noises about the repeal of IPC Section 377.

Death by delay

July 2, 2009 4:22:02 am

The editorial ‘Self-indicted’ (IE,July 1) on the Liberhan Commission was forthright and impressive…

Errors of commission

July 2, 2009 4:17:20 am

The Liberhan Commission was constituted on December 16,1992 to probe the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya.

The middle-income trap

July 2, 2009 4:01:23 am

Can India achieve prosperity in a generation? Analysis for the Emerging Markets Forum,held in Mumbai last week…

Shades of red in Lalgarh

July 1, 2009 4:03:49 pm

I had traveled from Thiruvananthapuram to Kolkata to meet CPI(M-L) leader Charu Majumdar in 1970.

First tasks

July 1, 2009 5:47:37 am

It’s good to know that India is trying to reopen the Stilwell Road…

On a different track

July 1, 2009 5:43:09 am

Imagining Mamata Banerjee’s Railway
Budget,to be presented in Parliament this week…

Reigniting the embers

July 1, 2009 5:23:58 am

Reform and disinvestment of Coal India must happen soon…

Who’s afraid of an FIR?

July 1, 2009 5:13:37 am

What Shopian and Shiney tell us about our rape laws…

View from the LEFT

July 1, 2009 5:08:52 am

The CPI(M) had contested in two Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra and in both…

Now the G-3

July 1, 2009 5:00:18 am

If you haven’t had your fill of strategic triads and political quads,here is the latest offering…

The Russians were coming

June 30, 2009 4:50:40 pm

In the late-eighties Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi met Gorbachev & it was decided that Indo-Soviet trade would be doubled.

A tribute to anil wilson,1947-2009

June 30, 2009 4:05:42 pm

My friend Anil Wilson lost his battle to pancreatic cancer last week.

The inscrutable Indians

June 30, 2009 4:02:57 pm

When it comes to introspecting on our own behaviour towards foreigners,we tend to turn a blind eye.

From MJ to Maniben

June 30, 2009 3:38:59 pm

We first watched MJ on videotape. It was the eighties,a one-channel,VCR India before satellites brought the entire world to the flat TV screen.

When will we end the budget hype?

June 30, 2009 1:42:17 pm

Annual budget-making exercises are characterised by hype and media and other attention.