Monday, 17 January, 2022

Rajesh Kumar Singh


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Excavated coal at an open pit | Representational image | Bloomberg

High coal prices to intensify India’s efforts to curb imports, lift domestic supplies

The government expects a sharp rise in production from Coal India’s mines as well as from captive producers — companies that produce coal for their own use.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.