Oct 22, 2014 02:37 AM
‘Preventive action’ taken by the police during polls is questionable as similar steps are hardly ever taken even in periods of communal violence Swift, unrelenting and decisive use of force — this seems to be the Election Commission&#82
Oct 22, 2014 02:25 AM
Creating a grading mechanism for Indian universities from scratch, particularly in a large, complex, and a disorganised system, is a massive challenge Human Resources Development Minister Smriti Irani has announced that India will develop a national rank
Oct 21, 2014 02:52 AM
Social scientist Daniel Patrick Moynihan can veritably lay claim to being perhaps the first person to alert an American President directly on global warming It is generally believed that global warming is a concern that is of fairly recent origin. Indee
Oct 21, 2014 02:40 AM
What the U.S. lacks in this moment of looming crisis is a Surgeon-General Three tense weeks since the first case of Ebola was diagnosed in the U.S., President Barack Obama named Ron Klain, a former Chief of Staff to Vice Presidents Joe Biden and Al Gore
Oct 20, 2014 02:17 AM
With the West showing that when the politics is inconvenient, it will not make noises about the responsibility to protect citizens, other ideas are needed to stop the bleeding of West Asia The United States and its allies continue to bomb northern Iraq a
Oct 20, 2014 02:14 AM
Substantive policy changes and not speeches alone would determine the success of Narendra Modi’s desire to bolster investment and encourage tourism and manufacturing Prime Minister Narendra Modi has to move on several fronts simultaneously to fulfi
Oct 18, 2014 02:43 AM
The government’s policies have unwittingly tilted the balance in favour of innovating for the world rather than creating conditions that encourage innovations for India’s own needs With a large engineering workforce and links with the Englis
Oct 18, 2014 02:37 AM
Akashvani Sangeet Sammelan, which is now in its 60th year, has helped in popularising Shastriya Sangeet and making it an integral part of India’s composite culture For B.V. Keskar, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru’s Information Minister from 1952 to
Oct 18, 2014 12:55 AM
DiCaprio, who was named a Messenger of Peace by the United Nations last month to raise awareness about climate change, said the money provided to Oceans 5 will support marine conservation projects around the globe. Actor and environmental activist Leona
Oct 17, 2014 01:25 AM
Nobel Peace Prize joint winner Kailash Satyarthi is a hero today, but only a few years ago he was persona non grata for the Government of India Kailash Satyarthi has devoted over 30 years to battling the odds in order to liberate millions of children in
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