India  /  Published 01.03.21

Chinese hackers zeroed in on Mumbai power grid, says US report

Amidst the tense border tension between India and China, a Chinese government-linked group of hackers targeted India's critical power grid system through malware, a US company has said in its late...
By Lalit K Jha in Beijing/Washington

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.02.21

Tata Steel conducts onsite mock drill

On Tuesday, Tata Steel conducted an onsite mock drill to check the company’s preparedness for chemical emergencies inside its Jamshedpur Works’ premise. The National Disaster Response For...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 22.02.21

A different shade: changing colours of repression

Governments are not benign, and the use of the law and regulatory agencies against inconvenient voices is not new. Although it has become a reflex action for journalists to invoke a comparison with th...
By Sevanti Ninan in

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.21

Dark before dawn: legacy of neoliberalism

When the National Democratic Alliance government under Narendra Modi came to power in 2014, several liberal intellectuals simply pooh-poohed the fears of many that we would face an assault on democrac...
By Prabhat Patnaik in

Opinion  /  Published 09.02.21

There's no ‘internal matter’ in a global order

In June 1975, I was on my first trip to the West with my parents when we got the news that Indira Gandhi had declared an Emergency and put several Opposition leaders in jail. Our holiday still had a f...
By Ruchir Joshi in


Calcutta  /  Published 02.02.21

Smoke scare on flight

A SpiceJet flight with 69 passengers and crew turned back soon after taking off for Bagdogra and made an emergency landing at Calcutta airport as smoke was detected at the rear side of the cabin follo...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

World  /  Published 12.01.21

Trump imposes emergency in DC

Ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration as his successor on January 20, US President Donald Trump has issued an order of emergency, amidst threat perception to the event by federal agencies. In a sta...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 26.12.20

Farmers’ protests unlikely to dent BJP’s appeal

In the summer of 1974, amidst a deepening economic downturn, an increasingly authoritarian Central government faced off against striking railway workers. The 20-day railway strike, led by George Ferna...
By Asim Ali in

India  /  Published 15.12.20

SC takes up plea against Emergency

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to examine “whether a simpliciter declaration that the Emergency of 1975 was unconstitutional would be feasible or desirable after a passage of 45 years”...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.12.20

SC to examine 1975 Emergency after 45 years

Emergency is something which should not have happened, the Supreme Court on Monday said as it agreed to hear a plea of a 94-year-old woman seeking to declare as wholly unconstitutional the proclamatio...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi


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