Saturday, April 4, 2020

Centre, states wake up late

Lockdown & Migrant Workers By Insaf Too little and maybe too late! An assessment of the Centre’s lockdown and Rs 1,70,000-crore relief package for the urban...

A medical prescription

Social Distancing By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Countrywide social distancing by observing one-day “Janata Curfew” on Sunday last was indeed a success in...

Deadly nudge by Corona

Health & Economics By Dr. Oishee Mukherjee The economy seems to be at a virtual standstill due to the coronavirus pandemic, even though the death toll...

Survivor not defector, new norm

Gaddi Aur Gaddari By Poonam I Kaushish A sense of de ja vu overwhelms. Brutally reinforced by the revolving door politics witnessed in the last fortnight...

World heads for panic recession

Beyond The Pandemic By Shivaji Sarkar Pandemic to panic stalls the world. Markets everywhere slump. Corona or not it has hit Asian corporate and State governments...

Third front in Kashmir?

Apni Party By Sagarneel Sinha In static mode for the past eight months, finally there is a stir in Kashmir politics. Recently, Altaf Bukhari, a former...

Alteration has mixed impact

Women's Economic Empowerment By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) UNDP Report released on the Women’s Day 2020 has come out with a startling finding...

Imminent risk of fascism?

Hindu Rashtra By Dhurjati Mukherjee The majoritarian rule in India has possibly tended to be autocratic. Absolute power in the hands of a political party, as...

What’s private about rioting?

By Poonam I Kaushish In this scary season of corona virus political UP is in the eye of the storm over its unprecedented move by...

Ideology be damned

MP Crisis By Insaf To be or not to be, that is the question. Not just in Madhya Pradesh but across parties, States and of course...


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