Thursday, Jun 04, 2020 | Last Update : 01:46 PM IST

72nd Day Of Lockdown

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Comment And Analysis -- Read Exclusive Opinion, Debate, Analysis, Comment And Columns From The Asian Age Writers.

AA Edit | Heroes of Covid-19

Where the government faltered, citizens tried, if limitedly

03 Jun 2020 6:06 PM

AA Edit | Only bold moves can bail out Covid economy

The government has failed miserably by window-dressing old proposals to hoodwink people into believing that they are the new ones

03 Jun 2020 5:54 PM

AA Edit | The pandemic exploiters

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought the importance of the public health system back to the forefront.

29 May 2020 8:05 PM

AA Edit | Show compassion to our guest workers

The apex court has, over the decades, used constitutional provisions to remind the governments of their responsibility

29 May 2020 7:51 PM

AA Edit: Centre’s ‘Aarogya’ climbdown

Launched in April, Aarogya Setu now has 110 million subscribers

27 May 2020 7:56 PM


AA Edit: More elite than thou: Gowda impunity reeks

It’s time the Union government got its act together

27 May 2020 7:39 PM

AA Edit: Uncertainty as flights resume

Ideally, the civil aviation ministry should have consulted the states before taking its decision, but it went ahead on its own

25 May 2020 5:51 PM

AA Edit: Ignore China triggers, caving would be costly

This confrontation comes at an unfortunate moment when the world is combating the coronavirus pandemic

25 May 2020 5:36 PM

AA Edit: Will the ‘non-BJP’ tag deny Bengal relief?

The situation calls for sustained support to the people of West Bengal, not least among them newly-returned guest workers

23 May 2020 5:10 PM

AA Edit: RBI cuts may be ineffectual

The overall focus of the RBI has been on boosting credit growth to drive economic growth

23 May 2020 4:29 PM


AA Edit: Reach out, mend Nepal ties

India’s relationship with South Asian countries is largely an unequal one, and it’s really up to the bigger country to reach out

22 May 2020 8:28 PM

AA Edit: To snub Priyanka, Yogi denies relief to thousands

All India Congress Committee general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra made an offer earlier this week to make 1,000 buses available

22 May 2020 8:05 PM

AA Edit: Nawakadal’s lesson

After J&K was reduced to a Union Territory last August, the government has been on the rampage, piling up human rights violations

22 May 2020 6:22 PM

AA Edit: Telangana, listen to Centre, test more

The truth is either Telangana, nor any other Indian state, can afford to have a confrontation with Union government at this point of time

22 May 2020 5:51 PM

AA Edit: Soothe dragon’s feathers

The Chinese may be making things just a bit more difficult for India when Nepal is revving up a territorial dispute with it

20 May 2020 8:08 PM


AA Edit: Cash relief is crucial, finance minister didn’t acknowledge that

Instead of supporting the economy when it needed the most, Ms Sitharaman focused on medium and long term reforms

20 May 2020 7:51 PM

AA Edit: The gaslighting of government critics

Saturday’s attack on a Vizag doctor, who red-flagged the shortage of N-95 masks and PPE kits for nurses and doctors, is a case in point

19 May 2020 7:39 PM

AA Edit: India in luckdown 4.0

The government has not come up with a gameplan to tackle the virus neither in the first three editions of the lockdown nor in the fourth

19 May 2020 6:01 PM

AA Edit: Sport ushers in brave new era

In-arena spectators are no more the lifeline of sport, which these days television audiences with their purchasing power are

18 May 2020 7:17 PM

AA Edit: Kudos for self-reliance, but priority is handing out cash

Sadly, the efforts the government has made to manage the headlines do not seem to square with the horrors seen on the road

18 May 2020 7:04 PM