Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
TopicTheresa May

Topic: Theresa May

Women’s groups want Geoffrey Boycott’s knighthood revoked, but he ‘couldn’t give a toss’

Geoffrey Boycott, convicted for domestic abuse in the past, was recommended for knighthood by Theresa May. Women's activists say it sends a wrong message.

Bluffer or credible madman: Game theory helps decode Boris Johnson’s suspend parliament plea

In the language of game theory, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a ‘credibility’ problem for asking the Queen to suspend the Parliament to ensure timely Brexit.

Priti Patel appointed as Britain’s first Indian-origin home secretary

Priti Patel is one of three Indian-origin ministers to make up new UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's cabinet.

Theresa May’s broken Brexit-bat, and why England should let NZ win

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

Trump back to propping up his wall, and his ‘deal of the century’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

At G20, saving the Iran nuclear deal is at the heart of emergency talks among world leaders

UK Prime Minister Theresa May and allied governments will work to form a new trading regime to help business continue with Iran despite the U.S. sanctions.

Trump-Jinping tariff battle and May’s Brexit exit

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Theresa May resigns as British prime minister – here’s where it all went wrong

Theresa May’s resilience has been remarkable, but also finite. Too few Tories are prepared to follow May any longer.

Donald Trump’s ‘deal of war’ for Iran and the British ‘mayfly’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Trump’s 10,000 lies monument, and Israeli soldiers find a baby’s combat boots

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

On Camera


Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.