The government must take up this issue with the relevant authorities in Kuwait to facilitate the smooth return of Indians after the travel ban is lifted.
This crisis could have a lasting impact on the global political economy, trigger new equations among nations
Lok Dal vice-president Raj Narain, said that a “secular and democratic national alternative” to the Congress-I would be formed “within a week to 10 days”.
You, Bernie Sanders, in the land of ‘free enterprise and the pursuit of happiness’ have made the word ‘communist’ acceptable again. As far as the word ‘socialist’ goes it has become not just acceptable but respectable too. Now that is creating history.
Dear home minister, you need to tell the country what your real intention is — your assurance is not enough. It is time for you to be upfront about the government’s intentions.
In our concern with ostensibly declining women’s work participation, we have missed out on identifying sectors from which women are excluded and more importantly, in which women are included. It may be time for us to count women’s work rather than women workers.
Public health efforts must consider the social psychology of pandemics if we want both the virus and the fear to stop spreading.
A weekly look at the public conversations shaping ideas beyond borders — in the Subcontinent.
Allahabad HC was right to condemn naming and shaming of protesters. By not upholding it, apex court disappoints.
Tackling coronavirus: The public health response to such outbreaks comprises three phases: The containment phase, delay phase and mitigation phase.
Naming and shaming is an ancient tactic. Its consequences, as cruel as ever.
This is the front page of The Indian Express published on March 16, 1980.
Montek Singh Ahluwalia’s book helps frame the problem: Tilt in favour of consumer in food policy reduces incentives for farmers, makes it difficult to unlock resources for growth.
Nothing about the riots that unfolded in Delhi, the police repression of the student protestors in Jamia Millia Islamia or the mob lynchings of Muslims, is spontaneous.
Farooq Abdullah’s release is reminder of continued detention of many others in Kashmir. Government must follow through.
Currently, the cases and clusters in India are simple spreaders which means an infected person with normal infectivity. But COVID 19 can also have a “super spreader”, which means an infected person with high infectivity who can infect hundreds in no time.
The question now is why are Shashi Tharoor, Manish Tiwari, Gaurav Gogoi, Milind Deora, Sachin Pilot still wasting away in the Congress when all they can look forward to is Priyanka Vadra taking over since her brother does not fancy the job for which he was never elected.
Amidst coronavirus fears, the former India all-rounder talks about what fans bring to a player’s game, but hopes, ‘Life will move on once the games begin’.
It was not Scindia’s aunts but his in-laws from the Gaekwad royal family of Baroda, Gujarat, who opened a channel for him with Narendra Modi.
Fifth column by Tavleen Singh: The Prime Minister has advised us not to panic, but perhaps what we need is to panic enough to acknowledge that we live in a country that is notorious for having the most hopelessly inadequate public health services.
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