NCM defeat augurs well for nation

The BJPled Government of India, for the first time in four years, faced a noconfidence motion in the Lok Sabha last week The motion, as a matter of fact, should have come up for discussion in the last session of Parliament in March this year

26 Jul 2018, 03:47 AM IST
Celebrate AI with caution
25 Jul 2018, 03:22 AM IST
Attempts to dilute RTI Act
24 Jul 2018, 03:39 AM IST

Protecting unorganised labour

Jobs in the organised sector are shrinking Automation in the manufacturing sector and use of Artificial Intelligence in the services sector is reducing the demand for labour
23 Jul 2018, 04:20 AM IST

It’s all hot air, mere rhetoric

The TDP initiated the debate saying, It is not a war between BJP and TDP It is a war between Majority and Morality Its a war between the Modi Regime and Andhra Pradesh It is a war
21 Jul 2018, 01:06 AM IST

Beware of fake news swamp

It may well sound like an exaggeration today, but fake news is all set to be assuming epidemic dimensions in the nottoodistant future For the last two or three months, not a single
19 Jul 2018, 03:29 AM IST

Iran Sanctions: India’s Options

Once again, India is caught in the middle of a conflict between the US and Iran During the earlier round of sanctions, India had succeeded in deftly manoeuvring through the sanctio
18 Jul 2018, 03:20 AM IST

Criminal clinical trials kill kids in Khammam

A Parliamentary Standing Committee PSC came down heavily against criminal clinical trials conducted on poor Indian children in the name of observation and demonstration The PSC cou
17 Jul 2018, 02:43 AM IST

Offsetting adverse impact of minimum support price

The Union government has enhanced the minimum support price MSP of kharif crops in keeping with the commitment made in the Budget to increase the incomes of the farmers
16 Jul 2018, 12:58 AM IST

Congress broadside against Jagan likely

The news that Congress is making serious efforts to emerge as a force to reckon with in Andhra Pradesh should warm the cockles of Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu In the wake of
16 Jul 2018, 12:40 AM IST

Amit Shah is in Telangana

BJP rules in 21 states out of 29 in India It is poised to cross over to power in 27 states by next year Going forward, the shortterm vision of the party is to achieve 100 states un
13 Jul 2018, 04:28 AM IST

Working at cross-purposes

The recent verdict of the Supreme Court, in the matter relating to the distribution of powers and functions between the Lieutenant Governor LG and the Chief Minister CM of Delhi, h
12 Jul 2018, 03:00 AM IST

Limits of Reservations

The Hyderabad High Court directed the Telangana state government not to exceed the limit of 50 per cent reservations for elections to Panchayat Raj institutions in the state The Hi
11 Jul 2018, 02:35 AM IST

Poor Indians turning guinea pigs for greedy pharmaceutical firms

We are notoriously corrupt People are poor and ignorant also They do not even try to know Multinational companies MNCs are clever Doctors are either compelled to be silent or activ
10 Jul 2018, 03:25 AM IST

How GST has killed our economy

The ground reality is that Goods and Services Tax GST has grounded the economy Our GDP growth rate has slipped from 71 per cent in 201617 to 67 per cent in 201718 The revenue colle
09 Jul 2018, 02:32 AM IST

General Modi readies soldiers for AP, TS war

Even in the halcyon days when Modi and Naidu used to rub shoulders with each other, the Prime Minister was, in fact, frying another fish Jaganmohan Reddy
08 Jul 2018, 10:41 PM IST

India needs national values

Any nation is as good, and as bad and powerful, as its nationals Its national wealth, economy, urban infrastructure etc, have very less to do with the greatness of a nation The cor
06 Jul 2018, 03:59 AM IST

Sympathy seldom fetches votes

Seldom does a smart political leader not let go of any opportunity to consolidate, or enhance, his image in the eyes of the public, or his party. One commonly used ploy is to creat
05 Jul 2018, 03:38 AM IST

Why not regulate prices of life-saving devices?

Birendar Sangwan filed a PIL in Delhi High Court in 2014 seeking price regulation of these life-saving devices and that coronary stents, a spring-like metal used to prop open block
03 Jul 2018, 02:47 AM IST

Trade war good for India

Former Treasury Secretary of the United States, who is equivalent to our Finance Minister, Larry Summers, has said that the ongoing trade war between the US on the one side and Chi
02 Jul 2018, 12:36 AM IST

Steeling up AP electorate

In the see-saw battle for one-upmanship in championing the state’s interests, as far as Andhra Pradesh goes, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu appears to have stolen a march ove
02 Jul 2018, 12:12 AM IST