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AA Edit | Afghan: Get US to stay on

It is to be hoped that the incoming Biden administration begins to seriously invest in counter-terrorism in the Afghanistan theatre

18 Jan 2021 12:20 AM

AA Edit | Transparency the key to success of vaccine drive

If a vaccine is under trial and has not gone through the due process, its administration should be called clinical trial, not vaccination

18 Jan 2021 12:10 AM

AA Edit | A seat at the table

The Pope, however, has once again refused to give women the permission to become priests

16 Jan 2021 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Does America have spine to convict its President?

Faith in the system has also eroded at a time when the pandemic has killed more Americans than World War II and Vietnam War combined

16 Jan 2021 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Policy not court’s brief

The SC’s job is to determine the constitutionality or otherwise of a legislation, not whether it is in the public interest

14 Jan 2021 12:28 AM


AA Edit | Election fever grips TN as early hustings begin

The battle lines have been drawn between the two traditional rivals, who have been ruling the state alternately since 1967

14 Jan 2021 12:22 AM

AA Edit | No room for racism

We are often reminded that cricket is a gentleman’s game that prides itself on having been a constant metaphor for fair play

11 Jan 2021 8:53 AM

AA Edit | How moving court over agri-row may go wrong

The farmers have consistently made it clear that they are not questioning the constitutionality or legality of the issue

11 Jan 2021 7:36 AM

AA Edit | Bird flu: Remain on alert

India has been called upon to pull up its socks against the avian flu which has till now killed thousands of birds and poultry in 4 states

08 Jan 2021 4:32 AM

AA Edit | Trump’s ‘insurrection’ was the final straw...

The first ever Senate wins for the Democrats in a long time in Georgia were a final rebuke to Trump

08 Jan 2021 4:21 AM


AA Edit | Scale down the parade

It may be recalled that in the years 1952, 1953, and 1966 no invitation was extended to an international dignitary to be chief guest

07 Jan 2021 4:52 AM

AA Edit | Scrap laws, ask farmers, don’t skip due process

As for the farm laws, the government has done too little to take the stakeholders into confidence

07 Jan 2021 4:28 AM

AA Edit | Naked power grab

It appears the ruling BJP was in a tearing hurry to pass the Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Bill 2020

17 Dec 2020 7:23 AM

AA Edit | Facts don’t back PM’s theory on farmers’ stir

The farmers seem to be up against the strength of ideology rather than economic logic

17 Dec 2020 7:12 AM

AA Edit | Biden affirmation is a win for US democracy

Mr Biden, put it in a gracious speech in which he said realistically, 'Now it is time to turn the page'

16 Dec 2020 7:02 AM


AA Edit | ‘Reckless’ Kamal Haasan

He even pledges to make ministers out of at least 20 women when the mantle falls on him

16 Dec 2020 6:46 AM

AA Edit | Lessons from Delhi border

The government’s propaganda machine, however, is jealous of the confident, new farmer

13 Dec 2020 11:59 PM

AA Edit | Maintain decorum and probe Nadda cavalcade stoning

Chief minister Mamata Banerjee can hardly be said to have covered herself with glory when she rhymed disparagingly on Mr Nadda’s name

12 Dec 2020 7:22 AM

AA Edit | Breaking up Big Tech

The Internet may not be that much different for users if Facebook were to hive off WhatsApp or Amazon were to divest its acquisitions

11 Dec 2020 7:33 AM

AA Edit | Democracy and reforms: How much is too much?

Niti Aayog CEO had recently said that 'tough reforms' were difficult in the Indian context because there was 'too much democracy' here

10 Dec 2020 12:09 AM