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Jammu and Kashmir Bank: What lies beneath the carpet?

Jammu and Kashmir Bank: What lies beneath the carpet?

Sat Pal Malik, Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, converted the Jammu and Kashmir Bank JKB into a Public Sector Undertaking soon after he impose
10 Dec 2018, 02:41 AM IST
For pain, loss, and betrayal

For pain, loss, and betrayal

Human beings are creatures of habit, driven by emotion just as strongly as by reason We become used to be being a certain way, and over time
10 Dec 2018, 02:36 AM IST
Why onion prices are bringing tears to farmers' eyes

Why onion prices are bringing tears to farmers' eyes

The Narendra Modi government may have promised to double farm incomes by 2022, but farmers in the countrys oniongrowing regions are appalled
10 Dec 2018, 02:30 AM IST
As polls near, religious tensions surge in this UP hamlet

As polls near, religious tensions surge in this UP hamlet

Nayabans isnt remarkable as northern Indian villages go Sugarcane grows in surrounding fields, women carry animal feed in bullock carts thro
10 Dec 2018, 02:24 AM IST
History of South India relatively unknown: Rajmohan Gandhi

History of South India relatively unknown: Rajmohan Gandhi

Billed as a masterpiece in every sense of the word, Rajmohan Gandhis upcoming book Modern South India is promoted by its publisher Aleph as
10 Dec 2018, 02:20 AM IST

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Political farce won’t work in Telangana State any more

People of Telangana are soft but very intelligent and politically aware They will not tolerate anyone trying to dominate them This they have proved time and again
02 Dec 2018, 10:36 PM IST

Polytricks in poll-bound Telangana

Fortunately, the cacophony and blabberings that are going on as part of the heated election campaign in Telangana will come to an end in the next four days The most interesting asp
01 Dec 2018, 03:32 AM IST

A giant leap for India’s space mission

The Indian Space Research Organisation ISRO has successfully launched the PSLVC43 with a payload of 31 satellites This is the 45th mission that uses the polar satellite launch vehi
01 Dec 2018, 03:29 AM IST

Now, it’s Naidu all the way

The coming together of the Congress and the Telugu Desam Party TDP in the country will predictably have its impact on the local politics, if not the national politics The Congress
30 Nov 2018, 01:38 AM IST

GDP growth in slow lane likely

These days, economic growth has taken centrestage in political discourses So are the Gross Domestic Product GDP numbers While the ruling dispensation has been going on a chestthump
29 Nov 2018, 03:38 AM IST

Modi’s election speeches unappealing

While Prime Minister Narendra Modis campaign in Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram and Rajasthan revolved around Congress bashing and targeting the NehruGandhi family, Modi conc
28 Nov 2018, 01:41 AM IST

Is Kartarpur corridor the first sign of peace?

Tomorrow Pakistans Prime Minister will be joined by two Union Ministers from India to inaugurate the corridor that will let Sikh pilgrims visit Gurudwara Darbar Sahib at Kartarpur
27 Nov 2018, 01:37 AM IST

Reverence for all life is true religion

The modern world is facing many problems To solve them, we need the light of a new renaissance and a new faith in life Humanitarianism is rooted in faith in life, which is inspired
26 Nov 2018, 12:03 AM IST

60 years of Congress, 10 years of BJP

It also succeeded in managing the separatist movements in Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Mizoram and Nagaland though it failed in Kashmir The BJP is also failing in Kashmir Overall the perfor
25 Nov 2018, 11:58 PM IST

Reclusive tribes of Andamans

The death of American evangelist John Allen Chau in the North Sentinel Island of the Andamans has brought into focus the existence of tribes who are still in the Neolithic age in t
25 Nov 2018, 11:50 PM IST

26/11 anniversary: When LeT taught Kasab how to fish

Pakistani militant group LashkareTaiba LeT gave sea training to 2611 terror attack convict Ajmal Kasab in the high seas of Karachi, revealed a new book Fragile Frontiers The Secret
25 Nov 2018, 11:45 PM IST

BJP’s communal polarisation poses huge threat: Former Minister Jairam Ramesh

The BJP is practicing a frightening level of communal polarisation in electionbound States and this is a huge challenge for the Congress, its strategist and former Minister Jairam
25 Nov 2018, 11:39 PM IST

Democracy in full bloom in Andhra Pradesh

The political space in Andhra Pradesh is getting cluttered Now, we will have one more addition a political party being started by V V Lakshminarayana, who opted voluntary retireme
25 Nov 2018, 11:24 PM IST

Sonia’s TS visit heralds electoral shift

The stage is set for the most gruelling phase of the elections scheduled for December 7Till now the Telangana Rashtra Samithi TRS has been going around, harping on the schemes it h
24 Nov 2018, 01:40 AM IST

Give Marathas their due

Giving in to the demands of the Maratha protesters, the Maharashtra government has paved the way for providing quota in government jobs and educational institutions though the law
24 Nov 2018, 01:38 AM IST

Political bonhomie in Jammu and Kashmir could be fatal

Is it good news or bad news The coming together of the PDP, the NC and the Congress in Jammu and Kashmir Is there a greater ploy to their combo planning Coming together of politica
23 Nov 2018, 12:39 AM IST

Renunciation is an essential aspect of life

The grandeur and magnificence of renunciation lies in growth to a higher dimension, and lower fascinations drop It is giving up that which comes in the way of your success and happ
21 Nov 2018, 11:30 PM IST

A right move at the wrong time

The customary sound and fury was not much in evidence in Diwali celebrations this year, thanks to the orders of the Supreme Court This columnist would be less than honest if he did
21 Nov 2018, 11:23 PM IST

IIT awaits favourable meteorological conditions

The scientists at IIT Kanpur have made all the preparations including procurement of the aircraft from ISRO to induce artificial rain in the national capital to mitigate the hazard
21 Nov 2018, 11:17 PM IST

Rajasthan’s Jhalana learning to live with leopards

India lost 260 leopards in the first six months of this year of which 90 were killed by poachers, says a study of the Wildlife Protection Society of India WPSI This clearly shows l
21 Nov 2018, 11:10 PM IST