Everyone accepts Facebook is media, except Facebook

I log onto Facebook for two main reasons – news sharing and news sharing.

Ipsita Sarkar | Oct 17, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

Ram Rahim and the UN gaffe

The United Nations’ warm invite to jailed self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh would have also taken him by surprise, assuming that he doesn't know it yet.

Sanjeeb Baruah | Oct 10, 2017, 19:09 PM IST

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The new American President & the future of Indo-US ties

It is now just a matter of few days for the world to know as to who among the two – Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump – would finally control the reins of the world’s oldest democracy.

Ritesh K Srivastava | Nov 04, 2016, 16:37 PM IST

Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump - Who will suit India's interest better?

As America goes to polls on November 8 to elect its new president, who will, in all probability, take charge in January 2017, there are genuine concerns in India regarding the future of Indo-US tie

Ritesh K Srivastava | Nov 04, 2016, 16:24 PM IST

Why Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton should not forget Shirley Chisholm

Nearly eight years back, it was a huge moment in American history when for the first time a Black man became the president of the United States.

Akrita Reyar | Nov 04, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

Low birth weight, preterm delivery cause most newborn deaths in India

Devanik Saha/IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Nov 02, 2016, 16:10 PM IST

Global TB report a wake-up call for India

Sachi Satapathy/IANS

Miscellaneous | Nov 02, 2016, 16:00 PM IST

China-Pakistan corridor is against India's strategic interests

The CPEC is against India`s geographical and strategic interests.

Miscellaneous | Nov 01, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

Why playing madman can be an advantage with Pakistan

India must turn the tables now.

Sanjeeb Baruah | Oct 31, 2016, 20:02 PM IST

The manner of giving is worth more than the gift

A surge in economic growth, rising disposable income, enhanced aspirations and an increased exposure to global trends has conceived and nurtured a transfigured gifting industry for India Inc.

Miscellaneous | Oct 28, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Mistry's exit a blip in Tata's long, illustrious history

Amit Kapoor and Sankalp Sharma/IANS

Miscellaneous | Oct 27, 2016, 11:03 AM IST

India’s Response to Terrorism – Affective and Ineffective

Is terrorism bad? A resounding ‘yes’ from across India!

Are steps needed to be taken to curb it? Yes!

Shobhika Puri | Oct 27, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Indian banks need to adopt fully-encrypted ATM security solutions

This incident is a wake-up call for the Indian banking ecosystem to pause and realise that adopting extra-layered, state-of-the-art encryption security to minimise consumer financial data breach has become essential.

Miscellaneous | Oct 26, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

Cricket board plays hide and seek with Lodha Panel

The Lodha Committee will now fix a ceiling for contracts the BCCI can enter into and anything beyond that limit would require its approval.

Miscellaneous | Oct 24, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

How Syrian boy with burnt face became propaganda icon

The pro- and anti-Russian strand has consistently run through the debates between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Miscellaneous | Oct 24, 2016, 10:51 AM IST

Nailing Pakistan’s historic lies on Kashmir – Point by Point

I remember a very interesting conversation with my grandfather about Kashmir relating with the remarkable speech made by K Krishna Menon at the United Nations in January 1957. Menon was at that tim

Akrita Reyar | Oct 21, 2016, 16:45 PM IST

Amma's illness: Woes of a one-person party

This is however not the first time that Tamil Nadu has been "run" by an absentee Chief Minister.

Miscellaneous | Oct 20, 2016, 01:08 AM IST

Hopes and expectations from a new UN Secretary General

Antonio Guterres has a formidable reputation of clean governance and strict administration, having cleaned up the UNHCR as its head.

Miscellaneous | Oct 20, 2016, 01:02 AM IST

New questions over India's $165 bn gamble of linking rivers

Charu Bahri/IndiaSpend /IANS

Miscellaneous | Oct 13, 2016, 12:06 PM IST

India, broader South Asian region remain steady amidst global slowdown

Amit Kapoor and Sankalp Sharma/IANS

Miscellaneous | Oct 13, 2016, 11:55 AM IST