Rise in domestic violence

Covid-19 Family Gift By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Gendered impact of infectious diseases noticed in some recent epidemics like ZIKA, SARS, and EBOLA...

Industry-Agriculture clash

Fight for Space By Dr S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) The Tamil Nadu Government has cancelled the notification issued on constituting a Petroleum, Chemical and Petro-Chemical...

Nation must wake up

Danger of Mobocracy By Dr S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Speaking at the orientation programme for new members of Rajya Sabha, Vice President and Chairman M...

Warming Signals

Steps too little, too late By Dhurjati Mukherjee Most countries, including India, have announced various measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but these are abysmally inadequate....

The Sri Lankan Prime Minister Comes Calling – Reassuring India

By Dr. D.K. Giri Prof. International Politics, JMI Mahinda Rajapaksa, The Prime Minister of Sri Lanka who is perhaps the de facto President of Sri Lanka,...

Trump’s Flip-Flops

India should engage Pak By Dr DK Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) The US President Donald Trump’s tweet on 14 October had the South Block (India’s external...

What did it change, achieve?

Surgicl Strikes By Poonam I Kaushish It's been a sluggish dull political season brightened by two news, one from black money haven Switzerland that Indians bank...

Need to value ground reality

Forestry Report By Dhurjati Mukherjee At a time when global warming is critical to human survival, forests play a significant role. Thus the much-hyped State of...

Rohingya Refugees

Is it the last straw? By Dr S Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) An urgent plea against a proposal of the Government of India to deport...

Pointless political conflict

Governor & State Govt By Dr. S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) After Delhi and Puducherry, Tamil Nadu Governor is in the news now for conducting...

Is it justified?

Encounter Killing By Dr. Oishee Mukherjee The killings of four persons in Hyderabad allegedly accused of rape once again point to organized violence of the State....

Dangerous future ahead

Politics on Roads By Dr S. Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) New Year season is celebrated this year in Mumbai with violent street level politics virtually...

Are we following right strategy?

Development Trends By Dhurjati Mukherjee If one goes by the policies, programmes and statements of political leaders world over, it is discernible that tremendous development has...

Delhi takes two steps backward?

Foreign Policy in Covid Times By Dr D. K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) During these unprecedented times dictated by the deadly virus, Covid-19, the world leaders...

Double rate in offing?

Minimum Daily Wage By Dhurjati Mukherjee A committee, appointed by the Centre, has recently recommended an improved formula on minimum daily wage, based on workers' families...

Introspect fraud on people

Three Decades of Loot By Shivaji Sarkar The Indian economy rarely had the kind of problem it is facing now, pushing the country into a quandary....

Wish for Politico-Eco vision

Nation Eye's 2019 By Shivaji Sarkar The year 2019 comes with hopes but the path is murky. Economy needs a new path, resuscitation and people-oriented policies. It's...

Break in for big two

Tamil Nadu Gamble By Insaf Will national parties get space this 2019 election in Tamil Nadu is a million dollar question after ballot boxes were...

Karnataka hc shows empathy

Migrant Workers Desperation By Insaf Three cheers to Karnataka High Court! Finally, someone has shown empathy towards the migrant workers yearning to go back home,...

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...