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Mystic Mantra: The mystic of Mehrauli

Popularly known as Qutb Saheb, he was the spiritual and intellectual successor of Khwaja Gharib Nawaz Moinuddin Chishti of Ajmer.

18 Jan 2020 3:08 AM

We don’t need no revolution... but is Establishment winning?

The countrywide demonstrations against the recent acts of the BJP government are part of the fight for the soul of this country.

18 Jan 2020 3:06 AM

For kids, early years are vital to a brighter future

The Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009 mandates that children should enter Class 1 at age six.

18 Jan 2020 3:03 AM

Geopolitics & the rollout of 5G: The way forward

Huawei, China’s biggest tech firm, is caught in the middle of this global tech tussle.

18 Jan 2020 2:55 AM

Mystic Mantra: Total surrender needed for peace

Vibhisana left Lanka with the firm conviction that the Lord would protect and shelter him.

17 Jan 2020 7:41 AM

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Why are thermal power plants still being encouraged by the state of Telangana?

While all this is linked to the slump in economic growth, the effect, nonetheless, is on energy transition.

17 Jan 2020 7:34 AM

Soleimani: Lavrov-Zarif duet, Trump solo in offing

It is unlikely that reverberations from Gen Soleimani’s assassination were not felt at the Raisina dialogue, which the two foreign ministers attended.

17 Jan 2020 1:18 AM

Mystic Mantra: Created in God’s image and likeness

If one goes by the findings of a survey that appeared on the Internet recently, one would be quite discouraged at the start of the year.

15 Jan 2020 1:52 AM

Today, I am very proudly an Iranian

This man is the president of a country that for decades has preached human rights and rule of law to the world.

15 Jan 2020 1:50 AM

Heating up the Himalayan border: What really is Beijing’s gameplan?

Strangely though, no sooner did Mr Xi leave Kathmandu October 13, strange things began to occur.

15 Jan 2020 1:47 AM

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How children learn: The hardest puzzle of all

Anyone who has interacted with young children knows that they love hands-on activities involving colours and pictures.

15 Jan 2020 1:46 AM

Mystic Mantra: Guru Gobind Singh - One word, one world

The Guru extols the Sikhs to fight against sectarian forces and to remain fearless in the path of truth and justice.

14 Jan 2020 4:39 AM

Is transformation possible in Pak’s diarchic system?

A second and related point concerns the nature of events that have taken place.

14 Jan 2020 4:37 AM

As angry allies bicker, will glue of power hold?

Muslim leaders from the Congress want more representation for their community in the Cabinet.

14 Jan 2020 4:33 AM

The world must not forget plight of Tibetans

The PLA’s tanks and troops storming Causeway Bay risks a blowback, and the grand plan for global hegemony.

13 Jan 2020 2:19 AM

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A sultan who modernised Oman and was a true peacemaker in West Asia

Qabbous came to the throne in 1970 in a peaceful coup d’etat, engineered with the help of the British that sent his father into exile.

13 Jan 2020 2:15 AM

Mystic Mantra: May the speech be rooted in the heart

At the moment, it is difficult to speak the truth because we are not so much connected to the heart.

13 Jan 2020 12:39 AM

How British-era bonds have been used to stifle political dissent

Jinnah fought ferociously for Tilak, not sparing the English prosecutor Bimming.

13 Jan 2020 12:24 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: IPS wars in UP

Now the cry has gone out that the Yogi Adityanath government should institute a CBI probe into the transfer-posting racket.

12 Jan 2020 7:28 AM

Honour Gandhi for message, not publicity

The Mahatma laid the greatest stress on inter-faith harmony, and respect for all faiths.

12 Jan 2020 7:23 AM

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