October 18, 2018

Sardar Patel statue to be inaugurated this month. 10 things to know about the Statue of Unity

Located on a river island called ‘Sadhu Bet’, the Statue of Unity is about 3.5 km away from the Narmada dam. Photo: Reuters Built as a […]
October 15, 2018

#MeToo in India: Congress workers protest outside MJ Akbar’s Delhi home, demand his resignation

A day after Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar dismissed all allegations of sexual misconduct as “false, wild and baseless”, Congress workers staged a protest […]
October 15, 2018

India may have to pay a price for protectionism

Indian Prime MInister Narendra Modi with US President Donald Trump. Escalating the global trade conflict is the last thing the Indian economy needs today. Photo: AP […]
October 13, 2018

Congress’ decision to go solo in upcoming Assembly polls will help party ascertain its position, size up likely allies for 2019

Political pundits will have us believe that the Congress’ failure to stitch a broad alliance of Opposition parties will render difficult its task of winning the […]