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Dilip Cherian | Hit by glitches in tax portal, new CBDT chief hits the deck running

It’s an embarrassment that the finance ministry would like to put behind it at the earliest

09 Sep 2021 3:05 AM

Patralekha Chatterjee | Loneliness is the hidden pandemic in Covid times

Because loneliness is not a disease, it is not a priority for the policy folks

09 Sep 2021 2:17 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Centre vs states: Key to anti-BJP unity of Opp.

There is more to winning in UP, Uttarakhand or Goa than merely putting a BJP man in the CM’s chair

08 Sep 2021 2:44 AM

Mohan Guruswamy | 1962 lesson: How march of folly led us to disaster

The Indian Army was under pressure, but Gen. Thapar was still not prepared to bow to sheer stupidity

07 Sep 2021 3:19 AM

Aakar Patel | Some good news from Raj… Why can’t we do more to boost culture?

Lakha Khan is only one of the many men and women from Rajasthan that the documentary series exposes us to

07 Sep 2021 2:05 AM

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Sanjaya Baru | The ‘Biden Doctrine’ for a New America

Mr Biden’s Budget proposals seek to increase public investment across the board

06 Sep 2021 3:19 AM

Shreya Sen-Handley | Square up in Kabul, look forward in rage

Behind every successful pacific political movement, there’s controlled, empowering anger

05 Sep 2021 2:41 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Shun J&K peace bait, don’t talk to Taliban

Ultimately, the Taliban, by its very nature, will actively encourage jihadi groups to use Islamic terrorism beyond its territories

05 Sep 2021 2:18 AM

Anita Katyal | Will Baghel be in charge of UP polls instead of Priyanka?

The party fears Priyanka’s credibility and reputation will take a hit

05 Sep 2021 1:42 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why some still say no to jabs, forcing all into an unsafe place

I am one of the 80 per cent of people in Britain who have had at least one anti-Covid vaccination

04 Sep 2021 2:55 AM

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Shobhaa De | Elite vs the rest in Punjab: Learnings from Ludhiana

There is no embarrassment about displaying wealth brazenly and boldly -- have it, flaunt it!

04 Sep 2021 2:52 AM

Indranil Banerjie | Is fall of Kabul a Humpty Dumpty moment for US?

President Biden’s address to the American people suggested a lack of geopolitical sapience

03 Sep 2021 1:18 AM

Dilip Cherian | All of Gujarat is abuzz over future role of ex-CS Mukim

Babus are blaming the flood situation in Maharashtra for having missed the deadline for filling the vacant posts in MPSC

02 Sep 2021 1:07 AM

Sunanda K. Datta-Ray | India must be watchful as it begins Taliban dialogue

The Sifarat-e-Hind, as the embassy is called, in Shahre Nau, was one of India’s best guarded diplomatic establishments

02 Sep 2021 1:05 AM

Chandrakant Lahariya | Why primary schools should be the first to resume classes

The individual benefits are in terms of better jobs and increased family earning in the future

01 Sep 2021 1:52 AM

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Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Govt can’t leave it to pvt sector to spend on infra

The private sector in India is not too keen to get into infrastructure projects

01 Sep 2021 1:50 AM

Aakar Patel | Are India, US in military pact? It’s not quite clear

With no discussion in Parliament, PM Modi began drifting India into a strategic partnership and military alliance with the United States

31 Aug 2021 7:03 AM

10K-plus Brits wish to host Afghans; climate rebels dye Palace fountain red

As chaos prevails and the region gets further destabilised, undoubtedly borders will get erased

30 Aug 2021 4:28 AM

Claude Arpi | China’s new ethnic ploy in Tibet: Unity via marriage?

Both New Delhi and the Tibetan government-in-exile in Dharamsala must take up this issue seriously

30 Aug 2021 3:57 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Afghan in mess, but Biden’s end to US ‘forever wars’ welcome

What happened in Afghanistan was a process set into motion as early as the 1970s, where imperial interests were directly involved

29 Aug 2021 3:24 AM

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