Today in New Delhi, India
Jun 02, 2020-Tuesday
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  • Indian and Chinese soldiers jointly celebrate the 2019 new year, Arunachal Pradesh
    Jun 02, 2020 06:04 IST
    It is aiming to change facts on the ground, incrementally alter the balance of power, and assert its more
  • The lockdown was badly planned. Shift gears to address issues the marginalised  at the bottom of the pyramid face
    Jun 02, 2020 05:53 IST
    Instead of focusing on the economy, the Modi government has pushed its divisive agenda more
  • The PM’s clarion call for self-reliance is a game changer. Imagine the force, energy, skills and strength a self-reliant nation of 1.3 billion people will bring to bear on the global polity
    Jun 02, 2020 06:02 IST
    The focus has been on the supply-side. Expect measures, within bounds of fiscal prudence, to boost demand more
  • After the horrific manner of George Floyd’s death, the US president’s first tweets seemed to encourage police to shoot demonstrators. Though he has occasionally sought to rise above the occasion, Mr Trump continues to be a president with minimal presidential qualities.
    Jun 02, 2020 06:03 IST
    The US, for both internal and external reasons, must get its act more
  • Democracy is too precious and Parliament is too valuable an institution to sit out a national crisis. India’s battle against the pandemic and its economic revival needs national buy-in; it also requires the executive to be accountable. And this can only happen in Parliament
    Jun 02, 2020 06:00 IST
    The national crisis calls for a national, democratic more
  • Governments have used the lockdown to ramp up testing, production of masks and personal protective equipment; and create dedicated Covid-19 hospitals
    Jun 01, 2020 08:22 IST
    The State must be more vigilant, citizens more responsible more
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Osaka, June 28, 2019
    May 31, 2020 19:42 IST
    The government has undermined secular democracy; social justice; federalism; and economic more