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Columns

For BJP, 2019 poses hardly any challenge

Even in a state like Bihar where it lost the election, it has managed to form the govt demonstrating the clever art of politics.

20 Aug 2017 1:32 AM

Broken promises

Political manifestos attracted public notice in England in the 19th century when political warfare was at its peak.

20 Aug 2017 12:32 AM

Doklam: Lessons from 1962

On India's Independence Day, Chinese and Indian forces clashed in Ladakh, north of Pangong Tso (lake).

19 Aug 2017 1:33 AM

If Trump axes Iran deal, world unsafe

US reports indicate the administration is looking at several options to end the agreement.

18 Aug 2017 2:27 AM

Schoolkids in India, Pak write letters for peace

Possibly both governments are afraid of people-to-people contacts, especially between the youth and children.

18 Aug 2017 2:23 AM

Is a sense of hubris slowing down Modi?

Disobedience of an unjust law is fine, if followed by submission to its consequences, under the rule of law.

17 Aug 2017 12:24 AM

The crisis in Venezuela: Will Chavez’s reforms last?

The crisis, signified by severe shortages and rampaging inflation, isn’t exactly of Maduro’s making.

17 Aug 2017 12:17 AM

How not to travel anywhere

Mirza Ghalib prescribed the first route in the 19th century. The second way has been popularised by Narendra Modi.

16 Aug 2017 2:05 AM

Modi and Kovind offer a glimpse of ‘New India’

President Kovind has no election to fight in the near future, and he was therefore free to express the Sangh Parivar’s true objectives.

16 Aug 2017 2:01 AM

India at 70: Still young, restless, beset by crisis

India remained an optimist’s country despite widespread poverty and illiteracy.

15 Aug 2017 12:25 AM