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Equitable decision

Equitable decision

In a 'water-mark' judgment, the Apex Court has ruled that rivers do not belong to States but to the country, while delivering its Cauvery ve
17 Feb 2018, 04:17 AM IST
Perennial challenge

Perennial challenge

The very powerful Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) has announced that it has launched a full-fledged investigation against American
16 Feb 2018, 05:15 AM IST

Pak will not be civilised

This is juvenilia. Whatever Pakistan proposes to do with the terror epi-centres in its own land by amending the terror laws is laughable at
15 Feb 2018, 05:14 AM IST
Rate cut hopes

Rate cut hopes

In its sixth and last monetary review for this fiscal year announced last Wednesday, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept key interest rates
14 Feb 2018, 05:10 AM IST

At best, a lip service

A mimed performance whose purpose is to prepare the audience for the main action of the play to follow is called a dumb show. One finds this
10 Feb 2018, 05:11 AM IST

Learn from Rwanda

09 Feb 2018, 04:23 AM IST

Inflation fears

08 Feb 2018, 04:34 AM IST

Follow Rajyanga Dharma

07 Feb 2018, 04:03 AM IST

Political Troglodytes

07 Feb 2018, 04:00 AM IST

Tightrope walk

06 Feb 2018, 04:43 AM IST

Writing on the wall

03 Feb 2018, 03:52 AM IST

It beats logic

01 Feb 2018, 03:26 AM IST

Outrageous act

31 Jan 2018, 03:02 AM IST

Beware downside risks

30 Jan 2018, 03:22 AM IST

Nation’s message

27 Jan 2018, 03:30 AM IST

A fluid situation in Telugu states

27 Jan 2018, 03:24 AM IST

Sharing values, destiny

26 Jan 2018, 01:47 AM IST

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A visionary talk

As a natural orator and shrewd politician, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a remarkable impact at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos where he delivered keynote address on Tu
25 Jan 2018, 05:00 AM IST

Glorious feat goes unseen

It is almost three days since India retained the Blind Cricket World Cup, when it vanquished Pakistan in a dream championship clash that went the distance. In normal circumstances
24 Jan 2018, 03:46 AM IST

Selling the family silver

The government seems to be all set for initiating the process of privatisation of the prestigious Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP). The Central government has dropped indications to
24 Jan 2018, 03:29 AM IST

Assuaging investors

Ahead of his debut at the World Economic Forum (WEF) that got underway in Davos, a picturesque town in Swiss Alps, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an audacious statement.
23 Jan 2018, 04:06 AM IST

Perception without foresight

The Government of India extended the declaration on Disturbed Area provisions in Nagaland till the end of June 2018 under Section 3 of the Armed Forces Special
21 Jan 2018, 11:56 PM IST

It is about morality

Election Commission’s move to recommend disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs for occupying the post of Parliamentary Secretaries - an office of profit - between March
21 Jan 2018, 11:54 PM IST

Sheer intolerance in air

There is nothing filmy about the protests over 'Padmaavat.' These are all carefully, planned, orchestrated and executed protests. The so-called Karni Sena is just one more extortio
20 Jan 2018, 04:35 AM IST

Parties in a tizzy in Karnataka

The BJP which is buoyed by its performance in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh has now shifted its spotlight to Karnataka, which is considered to be the party’s gateway to South. The
20 Jan 2018, 04:31 AM IST

Cut corporate tax

It is time the Finance Minister needs to begin to think of strategies to counter the negative impact of a tax war on business taxation. Perhaps, he also needs to start thinking of
19 Jan 2018, 04:37 AM IST

A welcome move

The Centre's decision to end Haj subsidy to Muslim pilgrims going to Mecca has been widely welcomed by the Muslims in general in the country as it has always been considered 'un-Is
18 Jan 2018, 04:01 AM IST

Partial relief for Iran

While the US President, Donald Trump agreed to extend the waivers for sanctions on Iran, the US Treasury imposed new sanctions on 14 Iranian individuals and entities over Tehran’
17 Jan 2018, 03:54 AM IST

Act boldly to salvage economy

It is better to privatise the loss-making PSUs and PSBs. The problem is only very marginally solved by disinvestment — selling a part of their shares and getting them listed on t
15 Jan 2018, 12:51 AM IST

Beware of fiscal slippage

Latest official numbers paint a mixed picture of India's economy as factory output hit a 25-month high in November 2017 even as higher food and fuel prices along with
15 Jan 2018, 12:27 AM IST

Fillip to foreign inflows

In this globalisation era, no country can progress without attracting foreign direct investment (FDI). And it's truer in the case of a country like India with over a billion people
12 Jan 2018, 03:21 AM IST

South Africa is no Lanka

Indian cricketers are paper tigers when playing on foreign soil, especially on the fast-tracks in Australia and South Africa. Of course, they have won on umpteen occasions earlier
11 Jan 2018, 03:45 AM IST

Not a panacea

Whoever is worried about illicit funding elections in India – the mother of all black money – is keenly watching reiterations of the government to go after the sin money that h
09 Jan 2018, 02:50 AM IST

Set up modern PSUs

The tuition fee alone for a two-year master’s degree at London School of Economics is about Rs 15 lakh. It is easily possible to provide the same quality of education in India at
07 Jan 2018, 11:45 PM IST

No end to cruel cockfights

Cockfights have become a controversy for the last few years with some animal welfare organisations and NGOs approaching the court urging it to impose ban on the blood sport.
07 Jan 2018, 11:41 PM IST

A moment of truth

The contentious issue of curbs on H-1B visas has come to the fore yet again. With the Donald Trump-led US government reportedly considering measures to do away with H-1B visa exten
06 Jan 2018, 03:23 AM IST

All show and little substance

The winter session of Parliament ended on Friday as a sham. If one expected positive proceedings during the time the two Houses were in session, then all such hopes were dashed. Th
06 Jan 2018, 03:18 AM IST