Jawaharlal Nehru
Opinion  /  Published 18.11.20

Grey theory: Ideology and national interest

Ideology, it is believed, is the elixir that sustains political parties in a democracy. But can ideology also sound the death knell of democracy and national interest? This intriguing query was raised...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 16.11.20

The other Nehru: Dams and nature’s economy

India and the world of the 21st century have moved beyond the ideas of Jawaharlal Nehru. Environmental writers and activists have been prominent critics of his development model. More than any other s...
By Mahesh Rangarajan in

India  /  Published 14.11.20

JNU students complain to Modi about VC

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 14.11.20

Light in the dark: Harris is a symbol of inclusion

The symbolism with which Kamala Harris’s election has been invested recalls Jawaharlal Nehru’s bitter analysis of the global pecking order around the time of the 1927 International Congres...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray in

India  /  Published 13.11.20

Ideology vs national interest in PM’s class

By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.20

Bokaro zoo warms up for winter

With the advent of winter in Jharkhand, Bokaro zoo has begun its annual exercise of ensuring that inmates don’t catch a chill. However, unlike earlier years, the focus is on providing natural re...
By Our Correspondent in Bokaro

India  /  Published 06.11.20

JNU Students’ Union to boycott convocation ceremony

The JNU Students' Union (JNUSU) has decided to boycott the varsity's convocation ceremony later this month over alleged research fund cuts and vivas of many PhD scholars not being conducted ev...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.11.20

Query: Why no action on other VCs?

The suspension of Delhi University vice-chancellor Yogesh K. Tyagi has prompted teachers at several other central universities to ask why the government isn’t acting against their VCs whom they ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.09.20

Assam cut claims Nehru chapters

If Nehru is not to blame, then better to keep him out. The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC), the state board, has removed several chapters on Jawaharlal Nehru while pruning the syllab...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

India  /  Published 19.09.20

Minister: Nehru target again

Junior finance minister Anurag Thakur launched an attack on the Nehru-Gandhi family while defending the PM CARES Fund in the Lok Sabha on Friday, triggering uproar that led to four adjournments. Thak...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


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