Tue, 25 Jun 2019

V.R. Laksminarayanan- A role model for civil servants

VRL was MGRs surprise choice to head the Tamil Nadu Police in the early 1980s. ...

Numbers and the future

That India is likely to overtake China as the most populous country by 2027 and be home to 1.64 billion ...

Basic needs, basic rights- on aftermath of Bihar AES death

India must recognise the right to a minimally decent life, so that no person falls below a certain level of ...

N. Chandrababu Naidu, a leader in his labyrinth

The road ahead seems to be a bumpy one for Nara Chandrababu Naidu ...

Cartoonscape June 25, 2019

The Hindu Provides Cartoons On All The Latest Topics & News From The World Of Politics, Business, Current Affairs & ...

Readers Mail - Madurai

Repair roadThe road linking K. Pudur Moondrumavadi with Iyer Bungalow is in a very bad condition with big potholes. It ...

A commendable reform in the draft National Policy on Education

The draft National Policy on Education has an important reform on the first stage of education ...

Corrections & Clarifications June 25, 2019

Wild yak was erroneously described as an endangered species in a Science & Technology page story titled Why did woolly ...

The gulf of deniability

Regardless of the culprit, the U.S., Iran and other players must not overreact. ...

U.S. and allies can still make Iran blink

Canceling the missile strike against Iran made the White House look indecisive, but it could be turned to America's advantage ...

Climate science under assault

U.S. hostility to the scientific consensus on global warming means that Japan and other countries must step up. ...

Goals for the Group of 20 summit in Osaka

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has four major agenda items in store for the Group of 20's upcoming summit in Osaka. ...

Gap between economic data and sense of recovery

The Japanese people's tendency to still lean toward pessimism over the state of the economy may be attributable to their ...

The fourth Rome versus the neo-Persian empire?

We should not underestimate the will and power of the Iranians. ...

India must strengthen the credibility of its national statistical system - analysis

The non-release or delay of NSS data has happened in the past but this did not emerge in the public ...

India and theUS must aim to stabilise the trade ties

On major issues, the two nations are essentially on the same side. ...

The triple talaq bill will uphold womens dignity - analysis

The argument that the bill conflates the criminal and civil law betrays total ignorance about the history of how triple ...

Mayawatis decision shows an unwillingness to learn

Many regional parties, like the BSP, have reduced themselves to family enterprises ...

Chinese media calls for 'people's war' as US trade war heats up

Chinese media calls for 'people's war' as US trade war heats up CNN Hong Kong (CNN) China will survive its ...

Terms of peace - The Indian Express

Terms of peace The Indian Express Direct talks between US, Iran are the only way to de-escalate tensions. A new ...

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U.S. dollar reels in Asian session, euro challenging 1.1400

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks across the Asian region finished in the red on Tuesday.The widespread losses, all relatively modest except ...

Qatar pledges $3 billion in financial support for Pakistan

DOHA, Qatar - The tiny gas-rich nation of Qatar has pledged to invest a further $3 billion in the financially-stressed ...

Ireland to play key roles on energy efficiency commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoiseach Loe Varadkar is to be appointed Honorary Patron of the International Energy Agency (IEA)'s new Global ...

Taiwanese carrier takes delivery of Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner

NORTH CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Taiwanese airline EVA Air has taken delivery of the first of its order for twenty ...

Myanmar leader and Asian Development Bank president in talks

BANGKOK, Thailand - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao on Sunday ...

Fokker F28 aircraft put under scrutiny to advance safety research

RICHMOND, Virginia - The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA) has performed a crashworthiness test ...

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