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The Editorial Board
Opinion  /  Published 14.06.22

BJP’s fascination for rewriting history

India is a fortunate country. All Indians — actors, jugglers, politicians, lion tamers, clowns and everyone else — are so learned in history that they are putting the professional historia...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 14.06.22

A weak Opposition helps BJP's cause

The Bharatiya Janata Party’s seeming political invincibility cannot be solely attributed to popular support. A docile, disorganised Opposition has been a significant contributor to this regime&r...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 13.06.22

BJP’s opportunistic treatment of allies

Perception and action are two prongs of the same weapon. The Bharatiya Janata Party finds them most useful in enlarging the party’s space in states where it has to join a coalition. The BJP gobb...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 13.06.22

Mamata’s message in the wake of unrest

The sequence of events in Howrah, West Bengal since Thursday seems to justify the strong stand that the state’s chief minister, Mamata Banerjee, had taken from its beginning. Roads and a section...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 12.06.22

Arif Mohammad Khan BJP candidate?

Eager wait    Who will be the Bharatiya Janata Party’s candidate for the presidential election next month? This is the question that is on almost everyone’s lips these days i...
By The Editorial Board

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Opinion  /  Published 12.06.22

Social media debate on a Swedish custom

A Swedish child sits at a dinner table while his friend and the friend’s parents dine on meatballs, mashed potatoes and lingonberry sauce. The delicious aroma wafts to the child’s nose, bu...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 11.06.22

The lessening role of British monarchy

It is not easy for monarchs to lose their empires and keep their smiles intact. Last weekend, Queen Elizabeth II showed that 70 years after she became Britain’s head of state, her sense of humou...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 10.06.22

Some cheer: Declining infant mortality rate

Reports on India’s health parameters are usually disheartening — minimal GDP investment and the poor medical infrastructure are some of the causes of this depressing picture. But there is ...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 10.06.22

Tackling inflation: Uphill task for RBI

The Reserve Bank of India has just increased the repo rate by 50 basis points to 4.9%. The Consumer Price Index inflation in April 2022 had climbed to 7.79% and the Wholesale Price Index inflation was...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 09.06.22

Loose cannon

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was one of independent India’s most accomplished communicators. In real life, he was taciturn, often at a loss for words in a small gathering, but he was a man transformed, ...
By Swapan Dasgupta


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