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‘Just what the truth is I can’t say anymore’

BY SUYASH CHOUDHARY Moody's blues? A macro update Global rating agency Moody's downgraded India's sovereign rating by one notch to the threshold of investment grade. The...

Comms in a pandemic: How Trump, Modi compare mid-way into 1st...

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, May 13 (IANS) Some 50 days ago, Narendra Modi announced a national lockdown from 7 Lok Kalyan Marg. Around the same...

Fair is foul and foul is fair in the Trump universe

BY SAEED NAQVI When the tortoise agreed to ferry a stranded scorpion on its back across the river, which was in spate, he didn't...

Corona & Change – A Theosophical Perspective

BY THERON CARMINE DE SOUSA New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) The Covid-19 virus, is a harbinger of Change - and will continue to accelerate...

Plastics — the saviour of billion human lives from COVID-19

BY D.D. KALE The deadly coronavirus pandemic, that originated from China, has so far killed over 1.35 lakh people across the world. The COVID-19...

Lockdown should be extended for the whole month of Ramzan

Firoz Bakht Ahmed, Chancellor, MANUU (Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad), has written a letter to the Prime Minister requesting him not to lift...

The US presidential elections and future of India-US relations

BY FRANK F. ISLAM As the coronavirus pandemic dominates global news in the United States, progress toward the next presidential election scheduled to be...

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...