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Farewell Dhoni?

The October-November T-20 world championship could well be his dream last hurrah.

18 Jan 2020 2:53 AM

Govt should heed Modi’s mantra: Treat all equally

Prime facie, deep discounts offered by big ecommerce companies and the losses incurred by them do raise suspicions about their revenue model.

18 Jan 2020 2:51 AM

Why snub for Jeff Bezos?

The three-day visit, ahead of the announcement of the National Ecommerce Policy, seems aimed at lobbying for ease regulations for foreign players.

17 Jan 2020 1:03 AM

Ministers’ J&K visit a pointless exercise

The official reason for cutting off Kashmir’s links with the outside world was that this was necessary to curb terrorism.

17 Jan 2020 12:03 AM

The new stagflation challenge

Stagflation has also made it harder for the RBI to boost economic growth by using monetary tools like interest rate cuts.

15 Jan 2020 1:47 AM


Anti-CAA fire not dying, as Opposition begins to rally

That some well-known regional parties, who otherwise oppose the CAA, did not attend the meeting can be little comfort to the Centre.

15 Jan 2020 1:45 AM

Iran stays on the boil

A contrite Revolutionary Guards chief apologised profusely for the “human error” which killed 176 passengers.

14 Jan 2020 4:06 AM

Davinder’s shocker: A cleanup is needed

Singh will be thoroughly interrogated and perhaps some of what motivated him will soon emerge.

14 Jan 2020 4:03 AM

Navarane sets good example

The Army Chief went even further in laying stress on a soldier needing to defend “justice, liberty, equality, and fraternity” for all citizens.

13 Jan 2020 12:01 AM

Court condemns J&K curbs, but lets them be

The wise counsel tendered to our rulers by the Supreme Court bears a general tone.

13 Jan 2020 12:00 AM


Women’s new role models?

What stood out was the fact that the two girls were unrepentant.

11 Jan 2020 6:30 AM

Did social engineering put paid to growth?

Ever since the BJP came to power, the government has never accepted that the economy is in doldrums.

11 Jan 2020 12:29 AM

PM ducks Assam visit

The PM was warned on December 30 not to visit Assam by the All Assam Students Union.

10 Jan 2020 12:07 AM

Prospects of war in the Gulf recede

Iran had to respond militarily in line with the over-wrought emotional outburst in the country.

10 Jan 2020 12:06 AM

Deepika, others take a stand

The government is unlikely to be amused by our celebrities stepping out of their comfort zones.

09 Jan 2020 12:44 AM


Why the Nirbhaya case rapists must be hanged

When the rapist-murderers hang, it might seem like an atavistic trait of hanging becoming a public spectacle as in the Middle Ages.

09 Jan 2020 12:42 AM

Modi-Kejri battle of goodwill

All said and counted, this election will ultimately be a battle of goodwill between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Kejriwal.

08 Jan 2020 2:12 AM

Pre-planned ‘hit’ on JNU needs a thorough probe

There was no direction to launch a physical attack on JNU necessarily.

08 Jan 2020 2:11 AM

Maha: Cong must stop sulking

Congress’ hard bargaining also delayed the Cabinet expansion.

07 Jan 2020 1:28 AM

Vile attack on JNU is part of a pattern

A well-known political and social activist was shoved and pushed until he fell to the ground.

07 Jan 2020 1:26 AM