After the assassination of Gandhiji in 1948 and the death of Sardar Patel in 1950, there was no one to compete with Nehru in stature.
Jawaharlal Nehru’s acts of omission are remembered more often than his acts of commission. A grateful nation is sizing him up on its standards.
18 Nov 2018 12:25 AM
Wickremesinghe finds himself not only jobless but once again rootless, especially in terms of the earthiness of Sri Lankan politics.
11 Nov 2018 12:05 AM
The economic problems should not however make us gloss over the severe institutional stress between the government and RBI.
04 Nov 2018 12:25 AM
The RBI was set up as a privately owned and managed entity.
04 Nov 2018 12:00 AM
The Supreme Court, in 2013 had come down heavily on the CBI in a case related to the coal block scam, calling it a ‘caged parrot’.
28 Oct 2018 4:22 AM
ED is understood to be investigating funds totalling about Rs 200 crore stashed abroad by Qureshi.
28 Oct 2018 4:12 AM
About half of Chinese imports to the US have an additional 10% duty, while China has, so far, retaliated with tariffs on US goods worth $110 billion.
21 Oct 2018 4:07 AM
China has been rapidly expanding its maritime capability beyond its immediate neighbourhood to project power into the Indian Ocean.
21 Oct 2018 3:55 AM
President Trump's comment that India will find out about the US reaction to the purchase
14 Oct 2018 1:29 AM
The IAF had long ago sought enhancement of its fleet to 126 fighters.
14 Oct 2018 1:28 AM
The first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant is scheduled to roll out of the Kochi shipyard only by 2021-23, almost eight years late.
14 Oct 2018 1:26 AM
Scaling up skill-sets of over 300 million workers and training 100 million new hands to keep up with technological transitions is a tall order.
09 Oct 2018 6:27 AM
Increased subscription base of Employees Provident Fund Office (EPFO) has been used to substantiate the claim of a turnaround in employment growth.
09 Oct 2018 6:16 AM
For India Biomass-based energy generation has to be the major focus area of renewable energy programme.
30 Sep 2018 5:49 AM
Put India above elections, don’t reduce taxes on petrol and diesel, allow prices to be market determined.
30 Sep 2018 5:43 AM
Three key BJP-run states that have had an indifferent track record in governance are heading for polls, and 2019 is critical as a re-election year.
23 Sep 2018 2:24 AM
The Indo-Pakistan gridlock holds the destiny of two billion people to ransom in South Asia.
23 Sep 2018 2:21 AM
The inept law enforcement or the lack of trust in the law of the land motivates vigilantes.
16 Sep 2018 12:16 AM
Navtej is not the only instance of the court’s acti-vism in the face of pusillanimity by the legislative and executive branches.
16 Sep 2018 12:13 AM