Saturday, November 28, 2020

People

A statue, an occupation

Written by Janaki Nair | November 27, 2020 3:05:46 am JNU had long nurtured the tradition of a social realism that engaged with...

Ahmed Patel’s silences ran deep. Congress will miss its go-to person

Written by Salman Khurshid | Updated: November 27, 2020 8:43:46 am Ahmed Patel passed away on November 25, 2020 (Express Archive)The passing...

Battle for a city

By: Editorial | Updated: November 27, 2020 8:48:54 am The BJP’s hopes for the GHMC, which encompasses 24 assembly seats across four districts,...

In defence of the Supreme Court

Written by Shivam Singh | Updated: November 26, 2020 2:12:59 pm Chief Justice of India Sharad Bobde.In India, there is no institution...

Law of unfreedom

Written by Christophe Jaffrelot | November 26, 2020 3:34:27 am The notion of “love jihad” first appeared in Gujarat in 2007, prior to...

New old America

By: Editorial | Updated: November 26, 2020 8:37:05 am Biden’s team comes as a big relief to America’s friends and partners who have...

Ahmed Patel had a sense of Congress’ history, and future challenge

Written by Sheela Bhatt | Updated: November 26, 2020 8:43:06 am Ahmed Patel passed away on November 25, 2020For Ahmed Patel, May...

One ration card, many left behind

Updated: November 25, 2020 8:33:17 pm Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.Written by Sameet Panda and Vipul Kumar In her final announcement of the Atmanirbhar Bharat...

The Constitution has been the guiding light of the measures undertaken by the Modi govt

Written by Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank | November 25, 2020 5:43:04 pm "Our Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a firm believer in upholding the...

Ahmed Patel, Congress Troubleshooter, Sonia Gandhi’s Top Lieutenant

<!-- -->Ahmed Patel represented Gujarat eight times in parliament. (File)New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, one of Sonia Gandhi's closest political advisers...

Bihar affirmed EC’s ability to conduct elections that are free, fair — and safe

Written by Ashish Kundra | Updated: November 25, 2020 9:01:23 am Bihar's numbers were staggering. The state, with more than 73 million...

Tarun Gogoi had the ability to disagree without upsetting colleague or foe

Written by Pradyot Manikya Bikram Debbarma | Updated: November 25, 2020 9:05:19 am Tarun Gogoi passed away on November 23, 2020. (Express...

Criticism that goes too far

Written by Hitesh Jain | November 24, 2020 10:26:12 pm In the last few years, especially post-2014, there has been an attempt to...

Pieces of peace

By: Editorial | November 24, 2020 3:50:11 am Imran Khan and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani declared their determination to make a “leap of faith”...

News on Covid-19 vaccines is encouraging. But the devil remains in the details

Written by Shahid Jameel | Updated: November 24, 2020 8:41:32 am Based on various sero-surveys, India may already have an estimated 135...

India must seize the new strategic possibilities with the Gulf

Written by C. Raja Mohan | Updated: November 24, 2020 8:40:18 am Delhi must get its businesses to focus on the range...

Tarun Gogoi, Trusted Congress Old-Timer Who Took Risks And Won

<!-- -->Tarun Gogoi was the chief minister of Assam for three continuous terms.Tarun Gogoi, the chief minister of Assam for three continuous terms...

The promise of CAA, minus politics

November 23, 2020 5:39:28 pm In December last year, during protests against the CAA and NRC, several districts of UP had witnessed violence and...

Regime of subsidies is the main reason why there is stubble in the first place

Written by Jessica Seddon , Ashok Gulati | Updated: November 23, 2020 7:11:51 am A Farmer burns paddy Stubble in his field in...

IAF has enhanced India’s deterrent and coercive posture in Ladakh

Written by Arjun Subramaniam | Updated: November 23, 2020 8:40:52 am An IAF jet in Leh amid the prolonged India-China face-off. (PTI/File)After...

The dirty truth about ODF

November 22, 2020 9:08:26 pm The lack of water supply and constricted running hours turn these toilets into no more than dry latrines, and...

Inside Track: Two reasons why BJP govt could be delaying framing rules under CAA

Written by Coomi Kapoor | November 22, 2020 4:33:33 am In December last year, during protests against the CAA and NRC, several districts...

Tavleen Singh writes: Is it any wonder that in Modi’s India dissidence is being seen as sedition?

Written by Tavleen Singh | Updated: November 22, 2020 8:36:18 am Home Minister Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.We heard two...

Machine hole

By: Express News Service | November 21, 2020 3:54:17 am For, football might be global in nature but at a very basic level, it...

Rescuing the bank

By: Editorial | Updated: November 21, 2020 5:44:53 am The bank’s management failed to come up with a credible capital-raising and revival plan,...

Rise and spectacular fall of designer Manish Arora

Written by Leher Kala | Updated: November 21, 2020 8:49:18 am Fashion designer Manish Arora at his office in Noida, India, Nov....

Making of a biotech hub

Updated: November 20, 2020 6:52:24 pm The unprecedented COVID situation is a huge challenge to the country, but it has brought with it...

Partnership in progress

Written by Gurjit Singh | November 20, 2020 3:18:54 am Though the main threat in the region is from China, this is rarely...

My friend, Soumitra

Written by Sharmila Tagore | November 20, 2020 3:00:11 am If there is any regret I have it is that the legacy...

Shadow in Bengal

By: Editorial | Updated: November 20, 2020 8:09:02 am What pushed a 19-year-old student — whose faith in her own dream enabled her...