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Why Tablighis are on a dark and deadly mission

BY SAEED NAQVI In the early 70s, Indian missions in West Asia received a curt directive from South Block: do not issue visas to...

A world in perpetual change – Is COVID-19 the worst?

BY PRADIP BAIJAL Humankind is now facing a global crisis. Perhaps the biggest crisis of our generation. The decisions people and governments take in...

Defiance is unacceptable in this crisis

BY D.C. PATHAK Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing the nation a second time on March 24 made the anticipated announcement of a nation-wide total...

Fighting it with common sense

BY D.C. PATHAK Perhaps the most meaningful observation about corona virus that a medical professional made in an interview, was that 'the virus has understood...

When Economic Survey quoted ‘Arthashastra’, ‘Thirukural’

BY ANINDYA BANERJEE New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) When India's Economic Survey, which serves as the official report of the state of the economy, talked...

30 years after exodus, Kashmiri Pandits struggle for justice

BY DEEPIKA BHAN For three decades a community of over five lakh people has been waiting for justice to get the perpetrators of their...

Is shrinking Lotus eclipsing BJP’s dream of ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’?

BY ANINDYA BANERJEE New Delhi, Dec 23 (IANS) May 24, 2019 -- was a day of jubilation at the BJP headquarters here with showers of fresh...

China’s inexcusable internment of Uighur Muslims

BY FRANK F. ISLAM There has been much written and an outpouring of protests throughout 2019 against the Chinese internment of more than one...

Diplomats can do with better home connectivity

BY D.C. PATHAK Diplomacy primarily is an instrument for advancing the cause of the nation's economic and security policy -- foreign policy quite simply is...

Ending temple politics will help harmonize but Pak the cornerstone

BY SAEED NAQVI It was delusory to imagine that the Ayodhya verdict would bring down the communal temperature, even though Muslims will acquiesce in the...