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  • For India, high temperatures have had a devastating impact on communities, the economy, and biodiversity
    Dec 04, 2020 20:04 IST
    Two reports underline the scale of the crisis yet again. India must remain focused ...read more
  • India is the world’s largest open data market. It is a treasure trove for big tech firms, as much as it is for firms within India wanting to expand operations outside its borders
    Dec 04, 2020 20:02 IST
    Develop a coherent position across the domain of trade, law, finance and diplomacy based on domestic and international requirements...read more
    Rudra Chaudhuri
    Rudra Chaudhuri
  • In his annual comments in the run-up to Navy Day, naval chief Admiral Karambir Singh outlined the orientation of the IN as a force that is ”combat-ready, credible and cohesive”
    Dec 04, 2020 20:00 IST
    India’s hi-tech human talent needs to be given the necessary incentives to irrigate the Indian techno-strategic ecosystem in a more effective manner...read more
    C Uday Bhaskar
    C Uday Bhaskar
  • The underlying approach in Biden’s remarks was consistent with what his aides were saying even before his victory
    Dec 04, 2020 19:57 IST
    Indians anxious about Biden need not worry. Biden’s China plan is far more strategic than his predecessor’s approach ...read more
    Yashwant Raj
    Yashwant Raj
  • Farmers listen to a speaker as they take part in a protest against the central government’s recent agricultural reforms at the Delhi-Haryana state border in Singhu on Friday.
    Dec 04, 2020 17:03 IST
    Any change in agricultural markets should use the farm development model of Punjab and Haryana and after improving upon the flaws, new enactments should be made. ...read more
    Lakhwinder Singh
    Lakhwinder Singh
  • Seventy-one years have passed since India adopted its Constitution, guaranteeing equality to all its citizens, including its largest minority population — women.
    Dec 04, 2020 11:36 IST
    It was BR Ambedkar who stated that a Constitution was only as good as the individuals who implemented it. Thus, a modern democratic nation-state must aspire to develop institutions that enshrine within themselves constitutional values as originally conceptualised in their foundation...read more
    Reshma Arif Khan
    Reshma Arif Khan
  • MSPs have also incentivised foodgrains over other crops, giving rise to imbalances of water and land resources and shifting land away from crops such as pulses and oilseeds, necessitating costly imports.
    Dec 04, 2020 19:33 IST
    Instituting MSPs through law will lead to inflation and distort markets ...read more