India must rethink strategy

Sino-US Trade War By Shivaji Sarkar The trade war between the US and China has a neutral victim in India. The escalation is likely to hurt...

Time for booster

Politics of Vaccine By Poonam I Kaushish Covid-19 announced itself to the world as 2020 dawned blitzing globally, unnerving health systems, nose diving economies and the...

International irritants

PEGASUS & India By Dr D. K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JIMMC) The Pegasus controversy has rocked Indian Parliament and shocked the country. People are wondering why...

Raising global competitiveness

India Out of RCEP By Dhurjati Mukherjee Amidst farmers’ protests and resentment, India has taken a judicious decision to opt out of the Regional Comprehensive Economic...

Non-starter or game changer?

Delhi's Jhaadu Vs Kamal Delhi, the country’s capital is all set to cast its vote today for the next incumbent to the hot seat of...

India’s Bullet Train

Careful balancing era? By Shivaji Sarkar India launches the fastest train project – the high speed bullet – with Japanese aid and collaboration at Ahmedabad. It...

Bilateral trade to be hit

Afghan Maze By Shivaji Sarkar The murky Afghan situation has raised serious concerns for India. It was never a strong player but was able to make...

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...

Forgotten & blurred?

Gandhi's Vision By Dhurjati Mukherjee The ongoing farmers’ agitation should make policy makers take a relook at Mahatma Gandhi’s ‘gram swaraj’ (village self-rule), wherein the farmer...

Cultural Vultures

Life in ‘official’ slim stip By Poonam I Kaushish Democracy is a conflict of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. A succinct saying which aptly...

Crisis of confidence

Inevitable Blame Game By DrS.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) When COVID-19 is at its peak, the nationis also in the midst of a worst blame game...

J&k demotion for promotion

Statehood to UT Status By Dr.S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) The new maps of the two newly formed Union Territories of J&K and Ladakh in the...

Revive Gandhian values

Widening Inequality By Dhurjati Mukherjee Poverty has been plaguing most countries of South Asia, specially India. Successive governments have tried to eradicate poverty but such attempts...

Funds availibity critical

Budgeting Welfare By Dhurjati Mukherjee The interim Budget presented by stand-in Finance Minister Piyush Goel putting thrust on rural industrialisation possibly fulfils the dream of Mahatma...

Rakshak or Bhakshak?

Police Atyachari By Poonam I Kaushish Last week tore to tatters the slogan: With you, for you, always, as those tasked with ensuring the aam aadmi’s...

Crime is politics

Katil=Neta, Toh Kya By Poonam I Kaushish In this placid political season India’s Capital is in the throes of a novelle grammar of protests with thousands...

India’s guarded response

Coup in Myanmar By Dr. DK. Giri (Prof. International Relations, JIMMC) For the third time since gaining independence in 1948, Myanmar politics became a victim of a...

Halt Economic downturn

Foreign Policy Mismatch By Dr. D. K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) The Government has now admitted that the economy is in a bad shape. In the...

Bjp’s Nirvana 2019?

Ayodhya Again By Poonam I Kaushish Politicians are an unholy lot! They take a "holier than thou attitude" on anything and everything be it religion or...

Resetting ties with China angle

Angela Merkel in Delhi By Dr. D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) The German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in Delhi to co-chair the Fifth Biennial Inter Governmental...