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Tuesday, May 17, 2022

PM Modi’s Lumbini visit attempts to make up for Delhi’s past indifference to Nepal

For a better South Asian neighbourhood

India has taken a good first step towards removing sedition law

How to strengthen cyber security the right way

Showcasing Modi

January 18, 2009 1:15:06 am

The list of foreign dignitaries who attended Narendra Modi’s Vibrant Gujarat function was as impressive as the turnout of Indian industry.

Bush and Obama

January 18, 2009 12:53:17 am

Free democracies look forward—with ardent hope and expectation—to Barack Obama’s Presidency.

Being a sovereign nation state

January 18, 2009 12:49:22 am

Life would be so much nicer if the whole world just agreed with India on everything.

Young princes versus sulky old men

January 18, 2009 12:48:11 am

Before writing this week’s column I looked up blogs on columns past and noticed that since the attack on Mumbai…

Let’s stop this poverty tourism

January 18, 2009 12:46:39 am

Rahul Gandhi’s ‘Discovery of India’ is following such bizarrely unconventional ways that it is impossible not to subject it to public scrutiny.

Letter to the editor

January 17, 2009 11:31:51 pm

It is assumed that children going to private schools come from rich families.

The India Diary

January 17, 2009 1:00:23 am

UK foreign secretary David Miliband blogs on his visit here

Sorry Harry

January 17, 2009 12:58:14 am

Prince Harry’s derisive remarks towards a classmate of Pakistani origin drew flak from the press.

Shining the light

January 17, 2009 12:57:14 am

Depth,perspective and the curious chiaroscuro of studio backdrops

Arresting facts

January 17, 2009 12:54:49 am

Augustus Caesar’s advice to make haste slowly was evidently not on the minds of our Lok Sabha MPs when they recently cleared eights bills…

Satyam’s asatyam 

January 16, 2009 2:39:38 am

Rashtriya Sahara in its editorial (January 9) says; “the biggest problem is that because of this scam,not only is the future of capital investment endangered but even outsourcing and information technology services…

Someone to watch over you

January 16, 2009 2:36:31 am

The information technology act was amended in a tearing hurry — and it shows

Prachanda and the temple of doom

January 16, 2009 2:33:17 am

Despite his recent retractions,popular opposition to the PM is at an all-time high

No quarter

January 15, 2009 11:23:13 pm

The idea of private school funding for the education of 25 per cent of economically weak students appears noble,but there are certain inherent flaws…

Clinton’s smart power

January 15, 2009 1:57:30 am

As she sailed through the first round of Senate confirmation hearings on Tuesday,America’s top diplomat to be,Hillary Clinton,stuck to a formula that has been perfected by President Elect Barack Obama…

Temple outrage

January 15, 2009 1:56:20 am

The editorial in the latest issue of Organiser titled “Maoist outrage on Pashupatinath” says: “The Maoist onslaught and occupation of Holy Pashupatinath in Kathmandu has outraged the Hindus all over the world.

And then they came for me

January 15, 2009 1:49:28 am

Lasantha Wickramatunga,editor of the Sri Lankan newspaper ‘The Sunday Leader’ and known for his principled opposition to the government,was assassinated on his way to work by two gunmen,on January 8. The paper carried this posthumous editorial

Dissociate from Israel

January 14, 2009 2:06:16 am

The lead editorial in the latest issue of CPM mouthpiece People’s Democracy says it is incumbent upon the government of India to immediately cease all military cooperation with Israel….

The dream merchant

January 14, 2009 2:02:41 am

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ is a story often told by our cinema,but it has a joyous heart…

Shantytowns of the mind

January 14, 2009 1:56:03 am

I have not yet seen Slumdog Millionaire,Danny Boyle’s film that has picked up four Golden Globe awards…

Strike out

January 14, 2009 1:52:07 am

Is India the richest country in the world if employees earning a gross salary of more than Rs 16 lakh can go on strike demanding increases?

A new neighbourhood

January 13, 2009 2:31:01 am

For more than two decades now,India’s geographic location had her reeling under cross-border terrorism from neighbouring states. The tide finally seems to be turning….

The use of the news

January 13, 2009 2:26:20 am

Hindi news channels veer between the absurd and the practical

Designing accountants

January 13, 2009 2:23:30 am

What to take away from America’s experience with audit reform

Street-fighting days

January 13, 2009 2:19:04 am

The enemy within,often does greater damage than external threats. But we haven’t learnt from past mistakes. A strike is a tool…