Opinion  /  Published 24.09.20

On point: Gloating on Modi's popularity

Sir — It is intriguing that in the article, “Rated highly” (Sept 17), Swapan Dasgupta has considered the increase in the support base of the prime minister, Narendra Modi — thi...
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Opinion  /  Published 23.09.20

Fearless figure: Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Sir — In honour of the deceased Supreme Court judge of the United States of America, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Fearless Girl statue in New York was adorned with a lace collar that the jurist was ...
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Opinion  /  Published 22.09.20

Unfair tactics: Passing farm bills in Parliament

Sir — The Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has rushed three farm bills through the Rajya Sabha amid a great ruckus. The manner in which the bills, which are of existential importance f...
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Opinion  /  Published 21.09.20

Learn gratitude: Education during the Covid-19 pandemic

Sir — As the academic session begins, students are already being asked to aim for high-paying jobs. Even considering job opportunities in such a grim situation is a luxury few can afford. Accord...
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Opinion  /  Published 20.09.20

Fishy fund: Mahua Moitra attacks PM-Cares

The glow is back Sir — It was after ages that I spotted a firefly in the house recently. There are also more insects swarming around street lamps and even the ‘Diwali poka’ see...
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Opinion  /  Published 19.09.20

Cost of friendship

Sir — I was taken aback the other day to realize that neither my Android device nor WhatsApp has an emoticon for a bald person — the closest thing was a balding old man, even there the old...
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Opinion  /  Published 18.09.20

Unfunny words: Modi's reply to Milind Soman

Sir — The reply of the Indian prime minister, Narendra Modi, to the birthday wish tweeted to him by the actor and former supermodel, Milind Soman, would have been amusing had it not been ominous...
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Opinion  /  Published 17.09.20

Without care: Absence of govt data on migrants

Sir — The vacuous response of the Union labour minister, Santosh Gangwar, to a written parliamentary question seeking details on the number of deaths of migrant workers and the compensation offe...
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Opinion  /  Published 16.09.20

No limits: Naomi Osaka's US Open win

Sir — Naomi Osaka won her second US Open women’s singles trophy and her third Grand Slam in a thrilling match last week (“Feet on ground, star reclaims sky”, Sept 14). Osaka pl...
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Opinion  /  Published 15.09.20

A shining legacy: Remembering Swami Agnivesh

Sir — The demise of Swami Agnivesh is a great loss for the entire nation (“Swami’s last word: Resist”, Sept 12). In him, India has lost a progressive, firebrand social worker a...
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