Friday, Feb 23, 2024 | Last Update : 11:31 AM IST

Uttar Pradesh

AA Edit | Hot weather can be a killer

Medical analysis seems to suggest that extreme heat and humidity are exacerbating the existing preconditions in the health of the elderly

20 Jun 2023 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Govt needs to deliver on its promises to wrestlers

It does not cover the govt with glory that it took the intervention of the SC for the police even to register an FIR based on the complaints

09 Jun 2023 12:15 AM

Anita Anand | How trauma and rejection led to a murder-suicide tragedy at varsity

Such incidents can be averted with greater awareness and preparedness in understanding our emotions

28 May 2023 12:10 AM

Sunil Gatade | After its debacle in Karnataka, BJP is facing a lot of questions

The BJP is most concerned about Brand Modi and whether Karnataka has simply harmed or nearly destroyed it

21 May 2023 12:00 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | What kind of society are we, how much of a democracy?

We were always a hybrid democracy, direct democracy at the local levels and representative democracy at the regional and national levels.

25 Apr 2023 1:03 AM


Manish Tewari | End fake encounters; make an example of Atiq killers

There seems to be an implicit acceptance of these extrajudicial killings which are euphemistically referred to as “encounters”

23 Apr 2023 12:01 AM

AA Edit | SC flags misuse of NSA for UP political vendetta

The NSA is not the first piece of legislation which govts invoke at their convenience to penalise people through the process of the law

14 Apr 2023 12:10 AM

Anand K. Sahay | What Congress must do if it is to lead Opp. front

It is not so much the unity of parties as the unity of various forces in society that will eventually matter

02 Mar 2023 12:00 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | In search of conspiracies, with no sense of the past

Honesty demands giving credit where credit is due. Foreigners are blamed for many things, but they preserved India’s past

01 Mar 2023 12:00 AM

Anita Katyal | Rijiju flavour of month for BJP; Didi to expand media footprint

The fact that several states in the Northeast are heading for elections one of the reasons for this honour to Kiren Rijiju

22 Jan 2023 12:00 AM


Shailaja Khanna | Are musicians today losing confidence in desi sounds?

The young seem unable to fully relate to music that is solely authentically indigenous, whether Thai, Cambodian or Indian

15 Jan 2023 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Morbi shows anatomy of political immunity

The Gujarat election in December 2022 will be a test of Mr Modi’s winnability rather than that of the chief minister

05 Nov 2022 12:00 AM

Dilip Cherian | Another panel set up to sort Central secretariat service promotions

The panel will examine the current and future career progression of the CSS officers and suggest remedial measures to streamline the service

03 Nov 2022 12:05 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | Only small states will be able to save the republic

Demand for new administrative units will be a continuous one, one that seeks to bring distant provincial govts in remote capitals

11 Oct 2022 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Opposition must do much more to unitedly battle BJP in 2024

The Opposition leaders have reasons to think of a real fight at the hustings and they have listed some

27 Sep 2022 12:10 AM


AA Edit | Relief without sufficient cause

Court’s reasoning would vie with that of the person who sought clemency for being an orphan after being convicted for murdering his parents

02 Sep 2022 12:06 AM

Dilip Cherian | New worry for UP govt: Exit of senior officers

Some blame the over-politicisation of the service in UP, which is making babus avoid working in the state

11 Aug 2022 12:09 AM

Dilip Cherian | Why babu rejig in UP govt is an ongoing process

Last week, the UP government reshuffled 13 IAS officers, including 10 of the rank of district magistrates and CDOs, with immediate effect

05 Aug 2022 12:30 AM

AA Edit | Bypolls show how BJP is eating into SP’s UP base

Uttar Pradesh sends 80 members to the 542-member Lok Sabha, and hence every signal that emanates from there is politically important

28 Jun 2022 12:51 AM

Aakar Patel | The real reason for BJP’s huge UP triumph: Not ‘development’

Election victories sanctify the actions of a political party; they do not validate them

14 Mar 2022 11:33 PM