Opinion  /  Published 07.03.19

Swift in action: robust response to Pulwama

The one thing that Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, got partly right in his post-Balakot broadcast was his assertion that war has a logic of its own and, once started, is difficult to regulate...
By Swapan Dasgupta

West Bengal  /  Published 05.03.19

Arrest relief for Mukul Roy extended

The high court on Tuesday extended by eight weeks the time limit of its interim order that had restrained police from arresting BJP leader Mukul Roy in connection with the murder of Trinamul Krishnaga...
By The Telegraph in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 06.03.19

Democracy endangered by govt and media

Times have changed. Our national discourse has become not just adversarial but also uncomfortably divisive. There is no space for debate. Any opposition to the government, by individuals and at the le...
By Kapil Sibal

India  /  Published 05.03.19

BJP site hacked

The official website of the Bharatiya Janata Party,, was taken offline on Tuesday after hackers defaced the site. No group or individual has claimed responsibility.An official respo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.03.19

Congress, JDS set seat-share deal date

Karnataka’s ruling partners Congress and the Janata Dal Secular would finalise their seat-share arrangement for the upcoming parliamentary elections by March 10 with the sole aim of defeating the BJ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore


India  /  Published 03.03.19

Congress asks: Is terror tag the OIC trophy?

The Congress on Sunday accused the Narendra Modi government of surrendering national interest by attending a meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).“The OIC passed a resolution whi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 02.03.19

Ahluwalia bid to quell ire

Widespread protests erupted on Saturday against Darjeeling MP S.S. Ahluwalia’s purported comment that many of those demanding a son-of-the-soil candidate for his seat “were born in Nepal”, forci...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

North East  /  Published 25.01.20

Will win 100 seats: Dass

Taking charge as the president of the Assam unit of the BJP for the second time, Ranjeet Kumar Dass on Saturday said the party is sure that it will win more than 100 seats in the 2021 Assembly polls d...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 25.01.20

Hill BJP MP ‘hurt’ by Dilip comment on CAA

Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh has said Gorkhas needn’t to be worried about the CAA and they are protected by an “old treaty with Nepal”, inviting a barrage of criticism from Darjeeling partie...
By Vivek Chhetri and Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

India  /  Published 28.02.19

Look who Pakistan is milking

Finance minister Arun Jaitley was prophetic but he forgot the maxim that preachers should set their own house in order before taking to the pulpit.A day after Jaitley told the Opposition on Wednesday ...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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