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 18, 2014 01:16 AM
Closed-door proceedings place an additional responsibility on a judge to ensure that he or she is duty-bound to maintain the delicate balance between the rights of an accused for a fair trial and the rights of a rape victim for protection against the viol
Sep 18, 2014 12:52 AM
As life slowly acquires a semblance of normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir, the extent of damage caused by the floods is unfolding. People who had abandoned their marooned houses or were evacuated are slowly getting back and assessing the damage as the water le
Sep 18, 2014 12:49 AM
Creating a huge political wave that threatens to wash away several political reputations is the Saradha Ponzi Scheme scam of West Bengal. More arrests are revealing scores of new suspects who took either astronomical salaries by cheque or unaccounted mone
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
Sep 17, 2014 12:57 AM
Syria provides no easy answers. This time, IS knows that the U.S. will not send massive troop deployments into Syrian territory and has signalled that it does not care about international norms and western reaction. It recognises that the West has its han
Sep 17, 2014 12:36 AM
Despair rarely follows euphoria this closely: within four months of having recorded its best-ever electoral performance in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party seems to be struggling to retain its traditional bases in India’s most populous Stat
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