Category Archives: The Hindu

Warm in Washington: Modi in U.S. – The Hindu (Jun 28, 2017)

Warm in Washington: Modi in U.S. – The Hindu (Jun 28, 2017) Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s first meeting with President Donald Trump, concern had grown about the future course of the bilateral relationship, particularly whether Mr. Trump would maintain…. For … Continue reading

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Mending the rift – The Hindu (Jun 27, 2017)

Mending the rift – The Hindu (Jun 27, 2017) The fact that Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have handed over a list of demands to the Qatari regime should, on the face of it,….For further reading, … Continue reading

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Being smart about Smart Cities Mission – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017)

Being smart about Smart Cities Mission – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017) The Centre would like us to believe that the Smart Cities Mission will transform urban life in the agglomerations that enter the elite club. For further reading, visit … Continue reading

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Know Your English – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017)

Know Your English – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017) Is the word ‘topper’ used only by Indians? (K Nandini, Mysore) No, it isn’t. The word ‘topper’ is listed in all standard dictionaries, but the meaning that we Indians have given … Continue reading

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Whose privilege? – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017)

Whose privilege? – The Hindu (Jun 26, 2017) The Karnataka Assembly’s resolution imposing a one-year prison sentence and ₹10,000 fine on the editors of two tabloids is indefensible and deserving of unsparing criticism. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This … Continue reading

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A foregone conclusion – The Hindu (Jun 24, 2017)

A foregone conclusion – The Hindu (Jun 24, 2017) It may have the trappings of an ideological battle, but the 2017 presidential election has become a platform for political messaging. With the Bharatiya Janata Party… For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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The clean-up begins – The Hindu (Jun 23, 2017)

The clean-up begins – The Hindu (Jun 23, 2017) Armed with the powers, a little over a month ago, to get lenders and defaulting borrowers to sit down and address the messy task of cleaning up toxic bad debts, the… For … Continue reading

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Jailing a judge – The Hindu (Jun 22, 2017)

Jailing a judge – The Hindu (Jun 22, 2017) The imprisonment of Justice C.S. Karnan, who recently retired as a judge of the Calcutta High Court, for contempt is the culmination…. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is … Continue reading

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American voyage – The Hindu (Jun 21, 2017)

American voyage – The Hindu (Jun 21, 2017) Three years after his first visit to meet U.S. President Barack Obama, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will travel to Washington for his first meeting with the new President, Donald Trump, on…. For … Continue reading

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End the violence – The Hindu (Jun 20, 2017)

End the violence – The Hindu (Jun 20, 2017) Longstanding issues such as the demand for a separate state of Gorkhaland in the Darjeeling Hills of West Bengal cannot be wished away with a magic wand.  For further reading, visit … Continue reading

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