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Reforming the UN

Reforming the UN

The United Nations General Assembly is holding its annual meeting amid very critical times. It is faced with a world wracked by terrorism, c
20 Sep 2017, 02:17 AM IST
Missing the woods for the trees

Missing the woods for the trees

Prof Kancha Ilaiah's booklet on Vysyas has sparked off a controversy across the two Telugu states. The forces of right reaction that Ilaiah
20 Sep 2017, 02:04 AM IST
Sindhu on song

Sindhu on song

Her talent was always evident. From the time she first served notice as a prodigiously gifted shuttler, PV Sindhu was champion material. Her
19 Sep 2017, 02:51 AM IST
R.I.P Marshal Arjan Singh

R.I.P Marshal Arjan Singh

On July 27, 2015 when former president APJ Abdul Kalam's mortal remains were brought to the Palam Airport for onward journey to Rameshwaram,
18 Sep 2017, 12:20 AM IST
High-speed dream

High-speed dream

Advancements in technology augur well for any society. That's what the bullet train did to Japan. Shinkansen, as the bullet train is known i
16 Sep 2017, 04:14 AM IST

Dynastic debate

15 Sep 2017, 04:31 AM IST

A crude policy

14 Sep 2017, 03:28 AM IST

Striking right notes

13 Sep 2017, 02:36 AM IST

Characterising September 17

13 Sep 2017, 02:33 AM IST

A gritty comeback

12 Sep 2017, 03:50 AM IST

Dealing with Rohingya crisis

11 Sep 2017, 02:59 AM IST

The challenge of Ganga

11 Sep 2017, 02:54 AM IST

Missing the bull’s eye

09 Sep 2017, 01:59 AM IST

GDP in slow lane

08 Sep 2017, 04:09 AM IST

Killing dissent

07 Sep 2017, 02:49 AM IST

For a slice of IPL pie

06 Sep 2017, 02:50 AM IST

No to Telugu states amiss

06 Sep 2017, 02:47 AM IST

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Defusing Korean crisis

The North Korea successfully testing what is being described as a hydrogen bomb that can be mounted on an Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) has alarmed the global communit
05 Sep 2017, 01:26 AM IST

A bit disturbing

Choosing a Cabinet Minister surely is the Prime Minister's prerogative and no one can question it. But when someone like Narendra Modi ejects a few from his team on the basis of no
04 Sep 2017, 02:16 AM IST

Far removed from reality

The points of breakdown in group discussions are many and varied. Much of the time they coincide with the failure of participants to understand each other. Sometimes they occur whe
02 Sep 2017, 05:08 AM IST

Poll-ready exercise

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to revamp his cabinet. The reports suggest that Sunday reshuffle will be a mega exercise unlike the earlier ones which only tinkered with th
02 Sep 2017, 02:28 AM IST

Questions galore

The data released by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its annual report raises some fundamental questions on the efficacy of government’s much-touted demonetisation measure.
31 Aug 2017, 10:34 PM IST

Fitness focus

Chief coach of Indian badminton Pullela Gopichand has been widely revered for being a tough taskmaster, who gives no leeway or extra privileges to any of his pupils irrespective of
31 Aug 2017, 02:12 AM IST

A win-win initiative

The over two-month standoff between India and China over the Chinese bid to reclaim Doklam from Bhutan, which has serious strategic implications for India, has ended much to the re
30 Aug 2017, 01:27 AM IST

Interpreting Nandyal verdict

The results of Nandyal bypoll triggered a fresh round of political rhetoric between the ruling Telugu Desam and the opposition YSR Congress. Quite characteristic of himself, the op
30 Aug 2017, 01:24 AM IST

Opposition potpourri

Yet again, a medley of parties descended on the invitation of RJD chief to unleash a battle cry against the BJP. But, what intrigues political observers is the character of such a
29 Aug 2017, 02:50 AM IST

Abject surrender

“The Prime Minister is of the nation and not that of the BJP”, the Punjab and Haryana High Court remarked on Saturday as followers of another “goddamn man” wreaked havoc.
28 Aug 2017, 12:48 AM IST

Inalienable right

In what could be described as a crucial milestone in the annals of Indian judicature and broadly hailed by one and all, the Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court comprising nine
25 Aug 2017, 02:40 AM IST

Degrading Arjun Award

It has become an unbecoming characteristic of the annual exercise. It is one thing to cook up excuses after an athlete comes a cropper on the competitive battlefield and quite anot
24 Aug 2017, 01:58 AM IST

Landmark verdict

In a majority 3:2 judgment, a five-judge Bench of the Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside 'talaq-e-biddat' or instant and irrevocable 'talaq' as a "manifestly arbitrary" practice br
23 Aug 2017, 01:23 AM IST

Language in game of thrones

The Nandyal bypoll saw a verbal warfare with both sides indulging in unsparing attack on each other. Such a belligerent polemics are not uncommon, especially when the contest is na
23 Aug 2017, 01:14 AM IST

Political hypocrisy

The merger of the two factions of AIADMK reflects the hallmark of political hypocrisy. O Panneerselvam had accused E Palaniswamy faction of being totally corrupt. But, now, he conv
22 Aug 2017, 02:02 AM IST

Yet, another accident

Yet again, many lives were lost as Utkal Express derailed. This again brings to the fore the vexed issue of rail safety that remains widely debated and poorly implemented. 
21 Aug 2017, 01:15 AM IST

Crisis at Infosys

India’s $150-billion software industry woke up to a shocking news on Friday. Vishal Sikka, the flamboyant CEO and MD of Infosys Technologies, put in his papers. Infosys is no sof
19 Aug 2017, 03:05 AM IST

End the deadly game

Internet has changed the way we talk, live, earn, eat and sleep. Thankfully, the change has mostly been for better and internet or web has enriched our lives in the last two decade
18 Aug 2017, 03:27 AM IST

Apathy taking heavy toll

It was a tragic August 14 for the cricketing fraternity from Pakistan when a young batsman Zubair Ahmed died on the field after being felled by a bouncer during a game at Mardan.
17 Aug 2017, 03:11 AM IST

Keep lofty promises

Addressing the nation from the ramparts of Red Fort on I-Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi painted a rosy picture of the economy, and spoke of various reforms carried out by his go
16 Aug 2017, 02:28 AM IST