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Need to restructure indigenous fighter programme

Need to restructure indigenous fighter programme

Tuesday, 08 October 2019 | Abhijit Bhattacharyya

India could emulate the Beijing model if it sincerely wants the IAF to be a strong and superior fighting institution of a 1.3 billion people It’s the innermost desire of 1.3 billion souls of India, me too included obviously: How to transform the Indian Air Force (IAF) from “Imported Air Force”...

Toothless tigers

Toothless tigers

Saturday, 05 October 2019 | Hima Bindu Kota

Independent directors should be able to question the promoter group and serve the interest of minority shareholders in boardrooms. For this to happen, the SEBI has to empower them A strong independent director is an asset to an organisation if he/she has the ability to objectively analyse affairs to bring about...

Kashmir is firmly on the global radar

Kashmir is firmly on the global radar

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Kalyani Shankar

While Modi has risen in the eyes of the Americans after his recent engagements in the US, trade irritants continue to remain. Besides, the Kashmir issue has now been internationalised, whether India likes it or not No doubt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s week-long visit to the US shows the strengthening...

Incentivise reuse of plastic

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Kumardeep Banerjee

The solution to reducing pollution lies in making it viable for rag-pickers to collect carry bags for a guaranteed amount The Government hasn’t imposed a mandatory ban on single-use plastic throughout the country, a measure seen as too disruptive for the industry at a time when it is coping with an...

Booster for corporate India

Booster for corporate India

Friday, 04 October 2019 | Uttam Gupta

Much will depend on how the surplus in the hands of companies resulting from tax cuts is apportioned among them and equally importantly, how it is spent In a flurry of announcements made on September 20, 2019 (also described in media circles as a third Union Budget in less than three...

Time to put salve on wounds

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Joyeeta Bhattacharjee

Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to India comes at a time when the relations between the two neighbours are a bit strained Indo-Bangladesh relations will get a boost with the visit of our neighbouring country’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to India, beginning today. This will be the first visit by...

Relevance of  the Mahatma

Relevance of the Mahatma

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Hiranmay Karlekar

Reversing the civilisational slide will require a shift towards a need-based economy, whose cornerstones are just morality and justice Mahatma Gandhi’s message and the way of living have a special relevance in the world today given the direction in which the dominant global civilisation is unfolding and the impact of its...

The storm ahead

The storm ahead

Thursday, 03 October 2019 | Markandey Katju

The worst drag in life is poverty, so Indians must now choose whether they wish to continue living in poverty or sacrifice 135 million people for a gigantic revolution Hai maujazan ek kulzum-e-khoon, kaash yahi ho. Aata hai abhi dekhiye, kya kya merey aage. (A turbulent sea of blood is before...

State Editions

Civic bodies issue 566 challans, slap Rs 27L fine on violators

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Bizman gets ransom call from convict in G’gram

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Teachers learn self-defence technique

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air remains very poor 5th day in row

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

AAP welcomes Centre’s Ravidas temple move

19 October 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Sunday Edition

The French Bulldozer

13 October 2019 | Miniya Chatterji | Agenda

the power of Forgiveness

13 October 2019 | Swami Mukundananda | Agenda

Yoga and mindfulness

13 October 2019 | Jacqualine Tara Herron | Agenda

Attention feels good

13 October 2019 | Ajit Kumar Bishnoi | Agenda

Astroturf | Check your child’s behaviour early

13 October 2019 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

It’s a fine job

13 October 2019 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer