You can have all the dumbbells, the exercise mats and resistance bands at home. It’s not the same as working out in an atmosphere where everyone is dedicated to self optimization.
Backed by expeditious and effective implementation in sync with its spirit, NEP could shape the lives of our future generations.
So far, South Korea has been the template. Sri Lanka may provide some more insights.
Major rationalisation and pruning of subsidies can go a long way in financing a development plan for eastern India as well as the new demands for reinforcing defence in the wake of Chinese aggression.
A parallel council with a similarly blended mix should be set up with individual states to take into account local factors, and in the spirit of cooperative federalism.
Given this uncertainty over the reach of PM-KISAN and its targeting, the relevance of the scheme needs to be carefully evaluated during this period.
Gradual pick-up and signs of plateauing of economic activity underscore difficulty of fiscal management. It’s a long haul ahead
Assault on Hong Kong’s autonomy is of a piece with Xi’s assertiveness at home and expansionism abroad
The Assam agitationists and the government at midnight simultaneously implemented the terms of the July 25 accord with minor modifications and decided to hold a preliminary negotiation on the “foreigners’ issue” at Imphal on August 11.
Feeding street dogs increases their trust in humans. It is also consistent with Court verdicts.
India needs to revive, strengthen and reinforce the ideals of pluralism and decentralisation of power, not abandon parliamentary system for a presidential form of government
The pandemic may change the world for the better or worse, but, as we go through these times, we must all find our own silver lining.
The rest of India should imagine a lockdown without free speech and expression or access to newspapers, television, mobile telephones, Internet, hospitals, police stations, courts and elected representatives. That is the situation today.
Let Muslims join in building the temple and when it is ready let both communities come together to build a mosque on the other bank of the Saryu river.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra may have lost a prized Lutyens address in the heart of Delhi, but her new residence, which she purchased many years back, does have compensations.
Justice Basu says that as a judge he went on to deal with many cases of alleged torture. However, piecemeal actions are hardly the solution, the 85-year-old says.
Pakistan has constitutionally ousted the Ahmadi Muslims from state nationality. They are not Muslims in Pakistan. They become Muslims the moment they step into, let’s say, India that has not apostatised them.
WhatsApp head Will Cathcart writes: With courage, ambition, and boundless potential, India can emerge from this pandemic stronger than ever before — a leading democratic digital powerhouse that will lead the world in the 21st century.
This government’s record on regulation is not inspiring. So the critical question will, less, be: Does one agree with the document?
Many Opposition leaders do not want an honest debate and hence have been asking the prime minister to refrain from attending this event.
Bal Gangadhar Tilak’s imprisonment by invoking the law of sedition failed to suppress the freedom struggle. The two trials teach us useful lessons in dealing with public protests.
Leadership crisis of the Congress is now manifest in a farcical battle of the generations
Over 140 years after Giovanni Schiaparelli saw canals on Mars, Nasa seeks aliens in a lake bed
SC needs to ask tougher questions, of those who wield power — before it dismisses an 83-year-old citizen’s plea for freedom
NEP-2020 provides us with a roadmap for reclaiming, re-articulating and restructuring the Bhartiya self for becoming a global leader (Vishwaguru) where equity, equality and fraternity will be celebrated.