China faces split into seven parts

The so-called unity within the Chinese Communist Party is in tatters as all three factions are involved in a bitter feud.

16 Aug 2017

War’s in the air

Away from Doklam, China is likely to target strategic locations in Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Uttarakhand, fear intelligence agencies

13 Aug 2017

In the Era of Gau Rakshak, politicians must invest in Kabir

A few kilometres away from PM Narendra Modi’s buzzing mini-office in Varanasi is a sleepy town that had awakened society some 500 years ago.

12 Aug 2017

Vigilance body sees no corruption in AIIMS despite CBI recommendations

Anti-corruption watchdog buried several cases in AIIMS, overruling the investigative agency’s recommendations of action against tainted officials.

06 Aug 2017

Rookie terrorists’ fodder is Pak’s new martyr factory

Sensing the popular unrest from growing radicalisation among Kashmiris, Pakistan’s ISI has cynically changed strategy to keep militancy alive.

30 Jul 2017

TN Bills to wait, but others from south set for processing

Chief Minister ‘Edappadi’ K Palaniswami had met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 25, seeking an interim solution on the issue for this academic year.

28 Jul 2017

Payback time! Shelling the shell companies

37,000 shell companies have come under the scanner since demonetisation, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a public function on July 1.

23 Jul 2017

Create jobs: Government directs central ministries

The government has asked the top bureaucrats in the Ministries to suggest new policy initiatives in the light of emerging trends.

19 Jul 2017

Parched poor: No countryside for drinking water

The war for water has spread to the well-quenched corridors of power. Only 20.7 per cent of the rural populace has enough and safe water supply.

16 Jul 2017

Drinking water ministry writes a dirge on low funding for rural schemes

Ministry of Drinking Water in a 24-page note laments negligible finance and appalling approach towards majority of rural population that lacks clean and safe water.

11 Jul 2017

Doklam border issue: A weapon for Chinese President ahead of Communist National meet

An elite communist, Xi has successfully silenced many commoners within the party, but still fears substantial threats from Shanghai and Beijing factions led by Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao, repsectively

10 Jul 2017

China to keep pot boiling till Novemeber

The brief meeting between Modi and Xi during an informal gathering of BRICS leaders in Hamburg last week raised hopes of a resolution to the complexity involving Doklam plateau.

09 Jul 2017

Modi wants ministers in office, not in courts

Government is the biggest litigant in the country. The Prime Minister wants to put an end to it.

09 Jul 2017

MHA to examine on Tuesday Tamil Nadu Medical Education Bills to find a way around Centre's NEET

In April, CM Palaniswami had written a letter to PM Modi seeking Presidential assent for TN Admissions to PG Courses in Medicine and Dentistry Bill and the TN Admissions to MBBS and BDS Courses Bill.

03 Jul 2017