Uniform civil code, anyone?

When Ram, Rahim Poll Cut Outs… By Poonam I Kaushish In this season of freebies galore interspersed with vitriolic hate speeches and venomous tu-tu-mein-mein, now Ram-Rahim...

Opposition unity: Fresh moves

By Inder Jit (Released on My 6, 1980) Latest developments in the north-east region continue to cause grave anxiety. The stalemate in Assam was bad enough....

Riots cost India $646 bn

Communal Violence By Shivaji Sarkar Communal violence has a cost. Manipur may be far off from the National Capital, Delhi, or Nuh in Haryana may be...

Govt startup schemes aren’t personal properties of officers and MLAs

Editor, Days ago, the honourable chief minister, while appreciating and applauding, shared on his social media handle about an Adi youth who has taken up...

Time for soul searching

SC Raps Governors By Poonam I Kaushish Whoever said different political strokes for different political folks was dead on. Specially when it comes to the high...

Lighting up the gray area

Ayodhyanomics Energises UP Ayodhyanomics unveils an ambitious vision with Rs 85,000 crore investment for the township of 30 lakh people, as majestic Rs 1800 crore...

Battle Against Poverty

Poor must lead agenda By Moin Qazi This year marks the 25th anniversary of the declaration by the United Nations of 17 October as the International Day for...

Food Intake Vital

Eat health & say goodbye disease By Dr. Oishee Mukherjee Food is essential for human survival. But the nature, type and quantity of food intake needs...

Climax for 4 bjp states

Padmaavat Release By Insaf It's curtain-up for 'Padmaavat' finally. Bollywood and cinema goers across the country can raise a toast to the Supreme Court. Amidst the...

Reorient model, farmers key

Economic Debate By Shivaji Sarkar The economic situation is complex. So is its understanding. India feels happy as macro data indicates an economic turnaround but...

Mixed bag of results!

Modi's Europe Tour By Dr D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) Prime Minister Modi just had a weeklong tour of Europe, touching Sweden, the UK and Germany....

Gift of street politics

Law Enforcement Crisis By Dr S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) "Who are you?" - the question posed by a victim of police firing on anti-Sterlite protesters...

Vital for just social order

Independence of Judiciary By Dhurjati Mukherjee Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who is expected to be the next Chief Justice of India, recently analysed the problems of the...

Modi has to add dynamics

India on growth path By Shivaji Sarkar India is on a growth path. Latest quarterly figures say it touched 8.2 per cent in April-June, beating the...

Playing with people’s money

RBI-Govt Spat By Shivaji Sarkar There is both good and bad news. India rises to 77th in ease of doing business, jumping 23 paces in World...

Tshering reinforces ties

India-Bhutan Talks By Dr DK Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) Bhutan's newly-elected Prime Minister Lyonchhen Lotay Tshering made his maiden foreign visit to India to reinforce a...

Avoid tribal backlash

Forest Rights By Dhurjati Mukherjee The Supreme Court decision asking States to implement their own orders, rejecting 11.8 lakh claims over forest land by Scheduled Tribes...

Parachute loyalties rule roost

General Election 2019 By Poonam I Kaushish As India’s greatest nautanki enters its last three phases of polling we will have stood witness to 900 million...

Time to wake up on defence

Modi's tsunami-2 By PK Vasudeva Certainly, the election results are a Tsunami-2 for Modi, bettering his 2014 performance. Riding on a massive saffron surge sweeping through...

Critical cultural heritage

Handloom Industry By Dr. S Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) August 7, the Day when Aurobindo Ghosh, Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Lala Lajpat Rai, Bipin Chandra Pal...