Two-year slump predicted

India's $1 Trillion Loss By Shivaji Sarkar Heading towards a grave scenario, the Indian economy faces contraction in the current and possibly the next financial...

Defined by political narratives

Society Intellectualism By Sagarneel Sinha In the present era, slowly and gradually, intellectualism is being, more or less characterised by political narratives of left and right....

Nepal PM Visit

Seeking to rebuild ties The recent visit of Nepalese Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba to India assumes unusually great significance in the current scenario. The...

Grim & darkest side

Globalisation of Disease By Dr S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) US President Donald Trump is reported to have admitted that he would leave Americans stranded aboard...

To lower demand, growth

Diesel Price Hike Economic Highlights By Shivaji Sarkar The nation needs wisdom to help stir it out of a difficult situation. An economy sinking for...

Now religious nationalism?

Review of Ayodhya Verdict By Dhurjati Mukherjee Notwithstanding the Ayodhya verdict, the debate and controversy refuses to ebb. Though major sections of the Muslim fraternity...

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...

Riots reminder of past

Delhi Burns By Insaf Delhi puts a big question mark on ‘New India’. The riots should make both its people and the government hang their head...

Boli, no. Goli, yes

  Indo-Pak Hit New Low By Poonam I Kaushish You reap what you sow. Last week Pakistan learnt this the hard way when India struck at terror...

Yet govt cautious

IMF's Good Chit By Shivaji Sarkar The International Monetary Fund has lauded India for recovering from disruptions caused by teething troubles of GST and some other activities....

Foreign Policy

What is Rahul’s world view? By Dr DK Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) Rahul Gandhi, president-in-waiting for quite some time will finally take over as head of...

Banks, nbfc cause jitters

Questions On Shaky Stocks By Shivaji Sarkar The stock market is continuously crashing for a week.  This is a complex phenomenon as it is just...

Poll, Congress & opposition unity

By Inder Jit (Released on 13 June 1989) The poll battle is hotting up. Everything is being said or done with an eye on winning supporters...

Folly, accident or conspiracy?

Oil, PSUs Death & Jobs By Shivaji Sarkar Air, petro, telephony and job crises are putting the country at risk. America’s nonchalance is adding to...

Uttarakhand shows way

Cluster Ventures By Shivaji Sarkar A country that is having crunch of jobs is going a different way for creation of livelihood in the poorest areas...

Sins of defection

Gaddi And Gaddari By Poonam I Kaushish In the monsoon season it is raining Party splitting. One doesn’t know who is sleeping with whom and who...

Growing economic bond

India & Israel By Shivaji Sarkar India and Israel, two nations with hostile neighbourhood, came together for boosting economic ties during the recent visit of Israeli...

Should gdp be the measure?

Growth Conundrum By Dhurjati Mukherjee It’s indeed distressing to note the National Statistical Office forecast in GDP growth to be 5 per cent in 2019-20, much...

Will centre be sympathetic?

Bengal Cyclone Amphan By Insaf It’s a double whammy for West Bengal. Struggling to meet the challenge of coronovirus and under the Centre’s radar, the State...

Big budget path not easy

Farmer, Trader Welfare By Shivaji Sarkar The Narendra Modi government begins its second term by opening up its kitty for the newly- emerging rural farm sector...