• Feb
    11

    About six months ago, a senior police officer in Uttar Pradesh said at a private gathering that Uttar Pradesh would have a hung assembly following this year's elections. The

  • Feb
    08
    By R Venugopal

    It is customary for the life insurance people, especially for the vast number of its foot soldiers, the agents, to look for a lot of sops from the finance minister

  • Feb
    06

    Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen was a German Luftwaffe Field Marshal who architected the Blitzkrieg attack assault strategy. It was this same strategic imperative which was tested in Guernica during

  • Jana Chaudhuri is an unusual name suggesting one of two options: A. Bengali parents enamoured of Prague or all things Czech named their daughter by

  • Feb
    03

    Industrialisation brings with it its own squalor and yet, the desires of the modern world are such that we increasingly want faster cars, faster aeroplanes, newer computers and smarter

  • Feb
    01
    By Raghupati Singhania

    From a macro point of view, the budget presented by the finance minister is a growth-oriented one with special focus on rural, agriculture and infra sectors. Demonatisation resulted in

  • By Sanjeev Ahluwalia

    Finance minister Jaitley has come out swinging from a tight corner created by the demons of demonisation on the one hand and the headwinds of protectionisms and uncertainty from the

  • Jan
    30
    By Rajiv Nath

    ISRO created a record of sort by successfully launching PSLV-C35 with eight satellite passengers on board! Of these, five were international passenger satellites with three satellites belonging to Algeria, one

  • A local newspaper in Jaipur interviewed some of the bright young things thronging the packed central square at the event venue. “Festival dressing is the in thing,” exclaims Juhi,

  • Jan
    26

    A few days before Donald J Trump was sworn in as the new president of the United States of America, Chinese president Xi Jinping used the annual Davos meeting to