Sunday, March 26, 2023


India presents an image of optimism and promise to a world in flux

For India to reap the benefits of its reforms process, it is imperative that it address some critical challenges at home.

The Aziz Ansari episode reminds me of all the Indian boys who can’t say please, or thank you

As a feminist stand-up comedian who is pro #MeToo, Radhika Vaz doesn’t want to list the number of ways ‘Grace’ could have changed the outcome.

Supreme Court is the last hope for justice in Manipur fake encounter cases

Despite a police officer confessing that the killing of Ch Sanjit in Manipur was staged, the government may be trying to ensure the case dies a slow death.

असम में एनआरसी रिपोर्ट से भड़क सकती है जातीय हिंसा

यह आशंका तो बिल्कुल निराधार है कि असम एक मुस्लिम बहुल राज्य बन जाएगा, फिर भी 'धरतीपुत्रों' की चिंताओं की अनदेखी नहीं की जा सकती.

इटली से तो बच निकले पर भारत में कब तक खैर मनाएंगे अगस्ता वेस्टलैंड सौदे के बिचौलिये

अगस्ता वेस्टलैंड सौदे के घपले में सबूत तो बिचौलियों की ओर संकेत करते हैं मगर सुरागों को जोड़कर ठोस मामला न बना पाना भारतीय जांचकर्ताओं की कमजोरी रही है. 

As it draws closer to Israel, India shouldn’t ignore the plight of minority Arabs there

Palestinian cause is not restricted to the occupied territories, but also concerns the life of Arab minorities and their shrinking status in a Jewish state.

Narendra Modi and the art of being a Right-wing messiah and left populist

Modi is a unique leader who has learnt the art of combining left populism with right populism. In the process, regressive tendencies flourish.

India will need to do a smart balancing act as it gets closer to Israel

As it gets closer to India, Israel will need to understand the country's predicament on Iran and Palestine.

India is Pakistan’s eternal enemy, US’ future best friend. How can US & Pak be allies?

Americans must acknowledge that an alliance with Pakistan cannot survive the absence of shared goals. Trump’s policy is a step in that direction

भारतीय बैंकों के ज्यादातर ग्राहकों का रूझान अब बॉण्ड मार्केट की तरफ

बॉण्ड बाजार में जरा संभल के! अधिकतर खुदरा ग्राहकों, जो ज्यादा मुनाफे के लिए बॉण्ड मार्केट में पैसे लगा रहे हैं, को इससे जुड़े जोखिम का अंदाजा नहीं.

On Camera


Imran Khan | Source: ANI

Imran Khan is promising Islamic utopia to Pakistanis. It might compel...

The Pakistani military has excellent reasons to avoid staging a coup against Imran Khan. But chances are that soon it will be compelled to exercise its authority.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman | Reuters file photo

Sitharaman asks state-run banks to assess risks amid turbulence across global...

In a meeting with chiefs of state-run banks Saturday, the finance minister said banks should safeguard themselves from any potential financial shock.


Union Home Minister Amit Shah addresses CRPF personnel on the occasion of 84th CRPF Day at Jagdalpur, Bastar | ANI

Shah hails ‘historic day’ for northeast as govt withdraws AFSPA from...

Decision, which will come into effect from 1 April, was made keeping in mind improved security in these areas, says home ministry. 
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Four reasons the Sikhs are hurting. And it’s not about the...

'Causes' of anger are dera threat to Sikhism, incarceration of ‘Bandi Singhs’, inaction in sacrilege cases, & ‘if BJP-RSS want Hindu Rashtra, what’s wrong with Sikh Rashtra?’