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India will look to partner with the US and Japan in infrastructure in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka as well as East Africa.

Election Commission of India and Democratic Deficit

Interestingly, the appointment of the CEC and other ECs are exclusively dependent on the will of the Executive.

26 May 2019 6:20 AM

Bitter morning-after pill for new govt post elections

Severe inequality in the allocation of public finance is a primary reason for rural impoverishment.

19 May 2019 5:41 AM

Modernisation of the military cannot be put on backburner

India is expecting to fill the gap with the acquisition of 36 Rafale jets which will be armed with deadly beyond-visual-range Meteor missiles.

19 May 2019 2:34 AM

Farm loans, MSP top priorities

Farmers also even allege that only around 45 per cent of claims have been disbursed by insurance companies.

19 May 2019 2:31 AM


100 per cent literacy still remains a mirage

The new health minister should also focus on regulating medicine and medical equipment prices.

19 May 2019 2:27 AM

A ‘Gowda’ dark horse galloping to Delhi!

The Congress readily concedes that it was not the numbers but the choice of a leader which was likely to take time.

12 May 2019 12:05 AM

Why should Congress get agitated when we attack Rajiv?

SP and BSP joined hands not in the interest of UP, but because of their self- interest, says Bhupendra Yadav.

12 May 2019 12:00 AM

When poll campaigns are polarised

On the eve of 2019 Lok Sabha election communal issues have been projected by Sangh Parivar and BJP at micro and macro levels.

05 May 2019 6:33 AM

Terror across the Straits

The war on terror is indeed a catchy phrase but it will often be a wild goose chase, if it is fought only with weapons.

05 May 2019 6:25 AM


Terror stalks us

Digging deeper, NIA found out that Hashim was in his early 40s, was a loner from a middle class family in Batticaloa in eastern Sri Lanka.

28 Apr 2019 6:56 AM

Sinister message to western world

The use of C4 explosive in the blasts is a clear indication that the bomb making expertise came from sources well outside Sri Lanka.

28 Apr 2019 6:46 AM

Ensuring Representation of Muslims

Majority of the political parties are approaching Minorities only as monolith voters rather than as potential candidates.

14 Apr 2019 4:53 AM

Long March of Indian Women

Most of the women activists in social movements shun electoral politics as they find it too murky and under the control of misogynistic patriarchs.

14 Apr 2019 4:49 AM

EC needs urgent institutional safeguards to remain autonomous

The EC is the guardian of electoral democracy and needs urgent institutional safeguards to remain fiercely autonomous.

14 Apr 2019 12:04 AM


Welfare brinkmanship

The manifesto says businesses will be rewarded for job creation and for employing more women.

07 Apr 2019 6:05 AM

Dreams of Delhi, but the pitch remains local

The TDP has also tried to woo farmers with the promise of free power for 12 hour and interest free loans.

07 Apr 2019 12:27 AM

Election promises: Some fulfilled, many forgotten

The BJP manifesto had also promised 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament and state Assemblies, but the promise has remained unfulfilled.

07 Apr 2019 12:23 AM

Star wars an Indian reality?

With the successful test, India became the fourth country in the world with a demonstrated A-SAT capability.

31 Mar 2019 5:25 AM

‘Let’s have an international SSA alliance’

In view of India's international acceptability, there is a case for the country to take the initiative to establish a global SSA network.

31 Mar 2019 5:21 AM