Sep 20, 2014 01:34 AM
Increased openness to trade and investment will enable India to regain its lost influence, says Jagdish Bhagwati Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi — the suffix “bhai” which is used in Gujarat where I am known as Jagdishbhai, is surely d
Sep 20, 2014 01:05 AM
In order not to deter whistle-blowing, past court observations should encourage a debate on the need to remain discreet about the identity of informers in high-profile corruption cases “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolut
Sep 19, 2014 01:54 AM
The party’s poor performance in the recent by-elections comes as a wake-up call before next month’s Assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra The results of the recent by-elections have sprung many surprises. Though the Bharatiya Janata
Sep 19, 2014 01:32 AM
In addition to adequate provision of funds for cleaning, sanitation training and maintenance of toilets in schools, the issue of fixing accountability must also be addressed The revival of the issue of toilets in schools has brought to the fore a discus
Sep 19, 2014 01:18 AM
Sitting in his well-ordered office on the outskirts of Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe, Chris Dohse’s reflects on the metamorphosis of the mango. How, he asks, did the once-exotic south Asian fruit achieve high street ubiquity, reinventing itself as
Sep 18, 2014 01:47 AM
No agency provided any prior warning about the massive floods in Jammu and Kashmir “What suddenly caused Jammu and Kashmir to be ravaged by floods?” is now the raging question. As families of victims struggle to come to terms with the large-
Sep 18, 2014 01:33 AM
Perhaps the most arresting fact about the Scottish referendum is this: that there is no newspaper — local, regional or national, English or Scottish — that supports independence except the Sunday Herald. The Scots who will vote yes have been a
Sep 18, 2014 01:28 AM
Creating central towns with urban facilities for 100 or so villages in each tehsil will prevent wastage of national resources on ‘model villages’ and ‘smart cities’ The Narendra Modi government has launched an ambitious programme
Sep 17, 2014 01:36 AM
The combination of the world’s factory and the world’s back office will produce the most competitive production base, writes Xi Jinping, President of China My first visit to this ancient and magic land was 17 years ago, a time when the India
Sep 17, 2014 01:20 AM
States should have a say in any major constitutional amendment concerning the judiciary The Supreme Court has dismissed a few writ petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the Constitution (99th Amendment) Bill and the National Judicial Appo
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