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Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Why the global reach of a ‘Vishwa Guru’ falls short

What wisdom will this guru who can’t guard India’s own borders and who exports deadly lethal children’s medicines impart to others?

05 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

India is making rapid strides in digital finance

In contrast to digital financial systems, physical channels are prohibitive for even low-income populations.

24 Jul 2019 1:55 AM

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal mourns death of Kofi Annan

“Heartfelt condolences to his family and admirers. A great loss to humanity,” Mr Kejriwal tweeted on the news about Mr Annan’s death.

19 Aug 2018 1:58 AM

Annan was a conscience keeper of international peace: Modi

Modi described him as not only a great African diplomat and humanitarian, but also a conscience keeper of international peace and security.

19 Aug 2018 1:44 AM

Former UN chief, Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan dies at 80

He passed away peacefully on Saturday 18th August after a short illness, the Kofi Annan Foundation said in a statement.

18 Aug 2018 4:22 PM


In diplomacy, as in cricket, ‘Jimmy’ Marker was a legend

The Markers are a distinguished Parsi family whom it is Pakistan’s privilege to have among its finest and most patriotic citizens.

26 Jun 2018 12:37 AM

Former UN General Ban Ki-moon joins world leaders to promote peace worldwide

Ban will take on issues on climate action, gender equality and UN action to combat poverty, said Ex-Norwegian PM Gro Harlem Brundtland.

01 Jul 2017 11:35 AM