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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

One-third quota,double vision

June 11, 2009 12:10:57 am

There seems to be an impasse on the women’s bill. It can easily be tackled

A soap opera in space

June 11, 2009 12:02:12 am

The new Star Trek movie is less about the original geeky franchise and more about human drama

Survey of India

June 10, 2009 1:57:02 am

Venkaiah Naidu’s views on the BJP debacle are interesting. However,the party would do well to conduct….

The factory factor

June 10, 2009 1:50:18 am

UPA-II’s first policy victory has already happened. It has defeated cynicism. The president’s address to Parliament…

The errors of Swat

June 10, 2009 1:45:49 am

Militarily,the Pakistan Army has achieved swift success in securing the Swat region from the Taliban.

Shanghai second fiddle

June 10, 2009 12:33:05 am

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh would surely have wanted a substantive first trip abroad in his second term.

Parties in the street

June 10, 2009 12:30:48 am

White and green are not just colours in Islam,(and Iran) but also,now,statements.

President’s address

June 10, 2009 12:26:26 am

The lead editorial in the latest issue of CPI(M) mouthpiece People’s Democracy describes the President’s address to the joint session of Parliament…

The age of inclusiveness

June 9, 2009 5:11:50 am

The very effective theme of the Congress in this parliamentary campaign was inclusiveness.

Re-reading the future

June 9, 2009 5:11:07 am

Here is a quote. “There is need for carrying out organisational changes in the existing set-up of the machinery of government.

Keeping the mandate

June 9, 2009 3:38:04 am

It needed a veteran journalist with a historical perspective to caution the euphoric new leadership….

Ready to Bing in the new?

June 9, 2009 12:39:12 am

Microsoft gets some of its mojo back with its new search engine,but it’s no Google-killer

Lok Sabha or charm school?

June 9, 2009 12:36:29 am

Parliament shocks us with its perfect decorum,and words can’t convey the Twenty20 excitement

Police reforms: When,how?

June 8, 2009 2:47:05 pm

“The Indian National Congress recognises the imperative of police reforms…..”

Words matter

June 8, 2009 12:43:02 am

US President Barack Obama should be complimented for building bridges with Muslims….

Inclusion & imagination

June 8, 2009 12:39:35 am

One-size-fits-all policy won’t harness India’s strengths

Delivery is in the detail

June 8, 2009 12:36:16 am

Creating universities is the easy part. Reforming HRD ministry will take more doing

It’s showtime once again!

June 7, 2009 8:53:09 pm

The moment it was announced that the profit sharing standoff between the producers and the multiplex owners has been resolved…

Talking to Pakistan: Four Lessons

June 7, 2009 4:33:37 pm

As New Delhi grapples,once again,with the question on when and whether to talk to Islamabad,here are four lessons that stand out from the recent history of Indo-Pak diplomacy.

Obama’s candour in timeless Cairo

June 7, 2009 3:44:49 am

Barack Obama’s speech in Egypt on Thursday is quite simply one of the most important articulations….

Obama needs some more lessons in Islam

June 7, 2009 3:42:48 am

The day before President Obama set off to win Muslim hearts and minds last week,I had an interesting conversation about Islam….

The changing post-poll landscape

June 7, 2009 3:40:51 am

The new Lok Sabha is taking shape and so is the future strategy of the Congress. Meira Kumar as Speaker is obviously Congress’s answer to Mayawati and that is a big throw for the next UP and Bihar elections. Giving NCP three jobs is meant to buy them over for the Maharashtra elections which are […]

Doha Law Conference

June 7, 2009 3:38:44 am

The conference organised by the Qatar Law Forum last week in Doha attracted large number of lawyers,judges and jurists from different parts of the world….

Lalu’s quota quote

June 7, 2009 3:34:44 am

Asked what he thought of the new Lok Sabha,Lalu Prasad Yadav pointed out that there were fewer men and women who were sons….

Guardian Bees

June 6, 2009 11:02:23 am

Imagine the following scenario: you are travelling abroad. You check in and proceed for security check up inwardly groaning at the ordeal that awaits you.