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  • 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
  • Google’s rise now has implications not only for business, but also politics and society — which makes the antitrust conversation relevant for all countries, including India
    Oct 26, 2020 20:57 IST
    Google’s growth offers a cautionary note. India must closely track emerging global more
  • People wade through floodwater as they move to a safer place, Gopalganj, July 24, 2020
    Oct 26, 2020 20:19 IST
    The reluctance to debate about floods will only normalise the yearly destruction in the minds of the people, generate disillusionment about the responsiveness of the political system at large, and prevent Bihar from finding a comprehensive, ecologically sustainable, solution. more
  • A health care worker of the free influenza vaccination programme holds a flu vaccine inside a tram, Vienna, Austria, October 1, 2020.
    Oct 26, 2020 20:59 IST
    Coordinated State action at the global level that temporarily suspends the application of relevant international law to Covid-19 vaccines and drugs will be an important step in fighting the more
    Prabhash Ranjan
    Prabhash Ranjan
  • Datasets allow companies to anticipate market dynamics, tailor custom offerings, minimise transaction costs and maximise enterprise efficiency.
    Oct 26, 2020 21:03 IST
    The country has a historic opportunity to define high-impact principles for governing digital applications. These can serve as a template for other digital markets, even as they foster a level- playing field at home. more
    Arvind Gupta and Vivan Sharan
    Arvind Gupta and Vivan Sharan
  • Congress President Sonia Gandhi.
    Oct 26, 2020 07:02 IST
    The Centre is misusing institutions to target political opponents and civil society more
    Sonia Gandhi
    Sonia Gandhi
  • Mr Bhagwat emphasised the importance of having the sites of production, workforce engaged in production, economic benefits from sales of production and rights of production under “national control”.
    Oct 25, 2020 21:12 IST
    Bhagwat’s speech indicates a close overlap, with subtle differences on the economy more