Apr 18, 2014 01:22 AM
With India consuming high levels of energy, serious efforts need to be taken by the new government to avoid a severe energy supply crunch India will soon witness a new government in control. Among the multitude of burning issues, the new government will
Apr 18, 2014 01:21 AM
A plane disappeared from the skies, and yet there have been no public expressions of outrage, says the husband of Chandrika Sharma, a passenger Casual conversations have a way of suddenly turning serious, sometimes even fiery. There was one such c
Apr 18, 2014 01:21 AM
Tiny nuclear power plants that could be far cheaper to build than their behemoth counterparts could herald the future for an energy industry that has come under scrutiny since the Fukushima disaster. William Magwood, the incoming head of the Nuclear Ene
Apr 17, 2014 01:45 AM
The largely Indian designed Tejas light combat aircraft is not in the same class as the Rafale, but it is far more capable than the MiG-21s it was designed to replace The Defence Minister is entirely justified in refusing to sign a $20 billion contract
Apr 17, 2014 01:35 AM
Since 2004-05, for the first time in the history of India, more workers have left agriculture for productive work in industry and services Higher than normal inflation, high current account deficit, a depreciating rupee and slowing GDP growth might hold
Apr 16, 2014 01:57 AM
The main parties in Jharkhand are led by charismatic tribal leaders, but Adivasis are demanding more than what has been delivered to them so far On four spools of muddied thread that hang from his neck, Sukhram Munda wears two keys. Neither opens the do
Apr 16, 2014 01:47 AM
A strong whistle-blower protection law in India would expose financial corruption in a way that reinforces ethical business practices In 2013, generic pharmaceutical company Ranbaxy pleaded guilty to seven criminal felonies for drug manufacturing fraud
Apr 15, 2014 01:16 AM | 13 comments
The Left parties have seemingly lost the battle of perceptions in a political discourse led by the media which has no patience for their dogmatism Veteran Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Gurudas Dasgupta has gone blue in the face talking about KG B
Apr 15, 2014 01:11 AM | 8 comments
If the CPI(M) had continued with its land reforms in West Bengal, it could have continued to rule the State Whether the Left will succeed in retaining its vote share of 43.3 per cent of the 2009 Lok Sabha election, or whether this will drop is being wide
Apr 15, 2014 01:06 AM | 2 comments
The huge existential crisis that the Left faces at the national level has never been a lived experience in Kerala, but this might be changing I am deeply disappointed. I don’t see any Leftist strategy for survival or revival here. As parties fighti
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