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Dilip Cherian | Disinvestment agenda gets a push: BPCL, LIC among targets

The protracted but ultimately successful Air India sale has recharged the government’s resolve to expedite its disinvestment efforts

21 Oct 2021 10:32 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | India’s agriculture: The failure of the success…

The pitiable condition of the majority of farmers who cultivate small patches of land has generally gone unnoticed

21 Oct 2021 10:23 AM

Anand K. Sahay | Assertive Sonia helps, but Cong’s G-23 issues remain

Gandhi's bold performance at the last meeting of the Congress Working Committee on October 16 can leave no room for doubt on that score

20 Oct 2021 7:21 AM

Praveen Davar | 1971 War: How India’s foreign policy was key to Dhaka triumph

In fact, Kissinger warned India on behalf of President Richard Nixon that India shouldn’t even think of attacking Pakistan

20 Oct 2021 1:49 AM

Aakar Patel | As India’s rank falls in Global Hunger Index, govt is in denial

In 2015, India’s ranking on the Global Hunger Index was 55. Last year, in 2020, it fell by 39 places to land at 94.

19 Oct 2021 1:40 AM

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K.C. Singh | Amid China power games, stop divisiveness at home

The diplomatic jostling has increased between India and China after the in-person Quad summit hosted by US President Joe Biden in September

19 Oct 2021 1:25 AM

Sanjaya Baru | World & China: De-risk, diversify, not decouple

The China-India bilateral trade is in fact set to touch an all-time high of $100 billion by the end of 2021

18 Oct 2021 1:45 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Brexit’s effects hit UK harder: ‘Gig’ workers bear the brunt

The ships' departure will lead to the imports not reaching industries and consumer goods not reaching the shelves of retailers

18 Oct 2021 1:08 AM

Shashi Warrier | The business of our discontent

Murthy has some form of ESP because he knows exactly when I replenish my stocks of scotch

17 Oct 2021 1:50 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Don’t doubt Savarkar grit, question his prejudice

Savarkar has rightly been the target of those in India who believe in our inherent plurality and inclusiveness of vision

17 Oct 2021 1:40 AM

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Anita Katyal | Aryan drugs case hushed Gujarat haul; Will the Capt. float own party?

The focus on Bollywood filmstars began last year when the NCB initiated investigations into drug trafficking following actor Sushant's death

17 Oct 2021 1:30 AM

Shobhaa De | Aryan Khan: Connecting the dots is a challenge!

The bald truth in this matter is that nobody really knows what’s going on

15 Oct 2021 12:37 AM

Dilip Cherian | One scrape too many: Is it time now to rethink training for IAS?

There have been at least two similar instances when young IAS officers have dragged their governments and the service into disrepute

15 Oct 2021 12:34 AM

Padma Rao Sundarji | ‘No jab, no job’: Growing heat against anti-vaxxers

According to the latest official data, about 670 million Indians have received at least one shot of a Covid-19 vaccine

14 Oct 2021 7:51 AM

Kishwar Desai | Brexit triggers panic buying: Can this Angela rescue Labour?

There has been 'panic buying' over Christmas gifts as well

14 Oct 2021 7:45 AM

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Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | Priyanka to lead UP race? Cong must stop dithering

With or without Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, the Congress alone cannot correct the distortions arising from this massive mismanagement

13 Oct 2021 1:20 AM

Appeasing China West’s big failure: India’s risk rises after fall of Kabul

PM Modi gave a powerful address about the crisis in Afghanistan, the cost of the Covid-19 pandemic, and the need for reform at the UN

13 Oct 2021 1:12 AM

Rakesh Sasibhushan | Space sector offers new opportunities for Indian industry

As of now, revenues from Satcom services in India are estimated at around $11 billion, though this is not a true indication of the demand

12 Oct 2021 12:21 PM

Aakar Patel | How has ending Art. 370 helped Kashmir, or India as a whole?

That Article 370 was the root of separatism, terrorism, nepotism and corruption

12 Oct 2021 2:47 AM

Claude Arpi | Stop China from erasing ‘the heart of the world’

Unfortunately, we can’t expect an atheist regime in Beijing to understand the meaning of the word 'sacred'

12 Oct 2021 2:22 AM

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