Today in New Delhi, India
Oct 28, 2020-Wednesday
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  • The electoral strategy of stitching together a plurality of minority and some caste groups has maxed out. PM Modi recognised the change
    Oct 27, 2020 20:25 IST
    This is driven by new aspirations, demography, information flows, and the PM’s popularity more
    Baijayant “Jay” Panda
    Baijayant “Jay” Panda
  • The next step is about taking things beyond guns and gizmos
    Oct 27, 2020 20:19 IST
    Defence ties are on a firm footing. Now expand tech and economic cooperation more
  • Elucidating host genetics of Covid-19 holds the potential for understanding both susceptibility to Sars-CoV-2 infection as well as heterogeneity in clinical presentation and severity in disease outcome
    Oct 27, 2020 20:10 IST
    Genetics could help to explain why most people infected by the virus never feel sick, while others develop serious symptoms and lose their more
    Dr Narinder Kumar Mehra
    Dr Narinder Kumar Mehra
  • Tejashwi Yadav has promised to give one million government jobs to people on his first day as chief minister
    Oct 27, 2020 20:09 IST
    Appealing across caste-class lines is nothing new for Kumar but the Yadav scion’s promise is a tacit acceptance that the old vocabulary of the Mandal politics of caste will not yield positive more
    Anshul Trivedi
    Anshul Trivedi
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Prime Minister of Nepal KP Sharma Oli at a meeting on the sidelines of the 4th BIMSTEC Summit, in Kathmandu, Nepal.
    Oct 27, 2020 20:30 IST
    R&AW chief, Samant Goel’s visit has drawn up the predictable response in Nepal — of Indian interference in internal affairs — and has also led to criticism of Mr Oli, who is being accused by his critics of now softening up to more
  • After the fundamental course of six months of initiation and camaraderie with fellow officers at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, the probationers go on a six-week Bharat Darshan tour, as we did in 1963.
    Oct 27, 2020 13:16 IST
    SPICE OF LIFE: A favourable combination of circumstances catapulted some of us to the top echelons of the civil services. For brief periods, some of us also came under the arc light as bit players in the saga of governance more
    TKA Nair
    TKA Nair
  • Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar addressing an election meeting in Jamui, Bihar, October 15, 2020.
    Oct 26, 2020 20:58 IST
    Polls revolve around his record. Despite internal differences, the BJP is likely to back him as more
    Shaibal Gupta
    Shaibal Gupta