The first game of the 14th edition of IPL is less than a week away – on April 9 (Friday) – with defending champions Mumbai Indians taking on Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore but the global pandemic is hitting back with a vengeance.
Apr 04, 2021, 12:28 PM IST
The frequent announcement of night curfews and lockdowns in some states, the closure of schools and colleges, shopping malls, cinema halls and public spots one by one further indicates that a third wave of the coronavirus has begun into the country. Though several vaccines, including the two developed at home, have given a new hope that this major health emergency will end soon, a holistic approach towards tackling the COVID-19 crisis is needed.
Mar 24, 2021, 13:07 PM IST
I remember talking to a friend on an abnormal Monday, nowhere to go, nothing to do, just two friends treating the first day of the week as it was the last. “All the things we took for granted,” he said. These words kept ringing in my ears as a reminder of life.
Mar 24, 2021, 07:39 AM IST
Some things in the narrative do not add up. Are there other forces at play in the drama between lawyers and Delhi Police?
Nov 07, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
India has been in a state of dejection and self-denial over Kashmir since Independence.
Aug 19, 2019, 17:06 PM IST
The old logic of caste equations may not hold, and Mayawati may be trying to test that theory.
Jun 04, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
India is not just rising in power, but also in terms of self-confidence in its Dharmic civilisation.
May 31, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
This Opposition does not appear talented enough to evolve. India needs a sparkling, bright, brand new Opposition.
May 29, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
All the leaders who won shared one characteristic in common with Modi.
May 28, 2019, 18:21 PM IST
There should be controversy over the capabilities of the Indian Navy and Coast Guard instead.
May 20, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
All this praise for Godse represents a force within his own ranks that threatens everything he wants to do.
May 20, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
In the North, actors have largely failed to deliver as politicians. In the South, the era of iconic actor-politicians is over.
May 17, 2019, 15:09 PM IST
Similar methods have been used against our Ministers of State for External Affairs before.
May 16, 2019, 17:53 PM IST
Paisa, paisa, paisa: Whoever wins the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the economy will be their biggest challenge
The Indian economy is in a strange shape. Irrespective of the policy priorities of the next government, the economy will be the source of the biggest challenges.
May 15, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Changes are the need of the hour when it comes to the protection of human rights in India.
May 13, 2019, 14:33 PM IST