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Mobile phone services on postpaid connections were restored in Kashmir after remaining suspended for 70 days following abrogation of Article 370 and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir.

Tiring them out will not help

Restoration of post-paid mobile phones in Kashmir is welcome only if it is a first step in a long series to eventually return the trouble...Read More

Rich yields from poverty studies

Rich yields from poverty studies

Field studies do not strictly form part of theoretical economics. While they still debate whether economics is an exact science, developm...Read More

BCCI: Old wine in old bottle

BCCI: Old wine in old bottle

The Lodha Committee reforms have now yielded a new Board of Control for Cricket in India with the same old faces—okay, not the same but t...Read More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping

Cooperation amidst conflict at Mamallapuram summit

Nations have permanent interests they uphold at all times. So, long before the Mamallapuram summit, it was clear that neither President X...Read More

Congress in a suicidal mood

Congress in a suicidal mood

Senior leaders openly speak at cross-purposes, sowing confusion in party ranks, and generally creating an impression of the Congress bein...Read More

Lack of Opposition cohesion a crux issue

Lack of Opposition cohesion a crux issue

It is unfortunate that the cohesion between parties in the Opposition before the Lok Sabha elections has virtually evaporated and has in ...Read More

Watering down draconian steps

Watering down draconian steps

The dropping of Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act charges against three accused in the State’s High Court among 250 writs of habeas cor...Read More

BJP’s ideological legitimacy; CPM mulls counter moves

BJP’s ideological legitimacy; CPM mulls counter moves

Inter alia she said “fascism is inextricably tied to the economic crisis of capitalism and the decline of its institutions.

Building further on Wuhan spirit

Building further on Wuhan spirit

All through the Nehruvian years when India ran on empty, with food shortages, famines and health pandemics blighted Indians

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Thus spake the Sarsanghchalak

It is natural for the traditional Vijayadashami speech of the RSS Sarsanghchalak to get public prominence, especially when the BJP is in ...Read More

SC restraint proves infructuous

SC restraint proves infructuous

The Supreme Court order restraining the Maharashtra government from felling over 2000 trees in Mumbai’s Aarey area to build a shed for me...Read More

New challenges in Kashmir valley

New challenges in Kashmir valley

It is heartening that Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has decided to withdraw the advisory which directed the Amarnath Yatra p...Read More

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

An outrageous order, indeed

The registration of a sedition case against 49 prominent citizens for appealing to the Prime Minister in an open letter in July in a poli...Read More

Will Modi-Xi meet be quiet on Jammu and Kashmir & HongKong?

Will Modi-Xi meet be quiet on Jammu and Kashmir & HongKong?

Mamallapuram, the ancient port town near Chennai, is getting ready to host the Chinese President Xi Jinping for an informal summit with P...Read More

Not by rate-cuts alone

Not by rate-cuts alone

Markets were far from impressed by the 25 basis points cut in the policy rate by the RBI last Friday. They, in fact, gave a big thumbs-do...Read More

US renews hopes on major trade deal

US renews hopes on major trade deal

There was little explanation beyond the clichéd one that the deal had not been dropped but had been held in abeyance. Now has come US Sec...Read More

Premature to expect Indo-Pak thaw

Premature to expect Indo-Pak thaw

It is premature to see the signs of a thaw in Indo-Pak relations using the instrument of the 550th anniversary of the birth of the Sikh s...Read More

Problem in being politically correct

Problem in being politically correct

Political correctness can be problematic at times. We live in fraught times where modern and ancient often clash and more often comp...Read More

Mixed signals for economy

Mixed signals for economy

More bad news on the economic front. The Goods and Services Tax (GST) recorded the lowest collections in September in nineteen months. Th...Read More

Save local elections in Kashmir for later

Save local elections in Kashmir for later

Grassroots democracy in Kashmir, anyone? Let us not delude ourselves. There can be no democracy at the local or even at the assembly...Read More

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