Opinion  /  Published 15.05.19

The responsibility of transferring power

History from the perspective of great powers is different, and especially so in the case of departing great powers. Wavell, the penultimate British viceroy in India, sought parallels in history on the...
By T.C.A. Raghavan in

Business  /  Published 24.02.20

With the spread of coronavirus, global recession pointers emerge

Early signs of a global recession sprang up across the globe on Monday with the spread of the coronavirus outside China driving fears of a pandemic with deaths reported from far-flung Italy, Iran and ...
By TT Bureau in

North East  /  Published 24.04.19

Focus on gene exchange for better tea care

A first-time global study on strategy to conserve and use tea genetic resources has asked India to consider greater tea genetic resource exchange to ensure better conservation of tea plants.The study,...
By Roopak Goswami in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 09.04.19

How examinations hurt the environment

Sir — It is surprising that the same educational system that teaches students not to waste paper does so every year. A week ago, I sat for my board examinations. Each answer booklet had 32 pages. Fr...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 23.11.18

Safe Haven: How a girl survived a suicide bomb and found a family

Miracle No. 1: Haven Shepherd wasn't killed.Her dad, destitute, desperate and unable to support a child, brought a pair of bombs to their small hut in Vietnam. He strapped one to himself and the other...
By AP in Carthage (Missouri)

Travel  /  Published 12.10.19

'Nam nom!

My tryst with authentic Vietnamese cuisine began with a visit to a small restaurant in New Delhi called Little Saigon. It was behind a blink-and-you-miss-it door and run by a Vietnamese family who coo...
By Shrestha Saha in

World  /  Published 25.02.19

Vietnam vows 'maximum level' security for Trump-Kim summit

With North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on an armoured train barrelling through China toward Vietnam's capital, and US President Donald Trump about to board a jet for Hanoi, Vietnamese officials scramble...
By AP in Hanoi

World  /  Published 30.04.20

Covid deaths zero in Vietnam. How?

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"First of all, Vietnam mobilised early and mounted \u201ca very strong response,\u201d says the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. \u201cThe government at th...
By in

Opinion  /  Published 27.05.19

Great powers fight the most wars

“Great nations do not fight endless wars,” said Donald Trump in his State of the Union speech last February; but he was wrong. That’s exactly what they do. Great powers fight more wars than anyb...
By Gwynne Dyer in

Travel  /  Published 12.01.19

In Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh meets H&M

The morning sunlight pierces the windows of a glitzy skyscraper and falls on a colourful billboard featuring Uncle Ho — that’s how the people of Vietnam refer to the communist revolutionary leader...
By Sonia Sarkar in


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