Post Pulwama strategies: A journalist and politician first to speak up

By Saeed Naqvi Feb 22 (IANS), Prem Shankar Jhas column in The Wire caused my mind to wander in an unlikely direction: Kanpur riots soon after the demolition of Babari Masjid. Jhas... Read more »

Midnight drama before Maharashtra farmers suspend ‘long march’

Nashik, Feb 22 (IANS) Dramatic developments, including an unprecedented post midnight ‘peasant rally’ addressed by Maharashtra Ministers, led to a mammoth “long march” of farmers from Nashik to Mumbai being called off early... Read more »

As talks with government fail, farmers resume 200-km ‘long march’

Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) After an overnight halt at various locations, Maharashtra farmers resumed their 200-km ‘Kisan Long March-2′ from Nashik to Mumbai to protest against what they termed a “betrayal” of the... Read more »

Winds of change in Delhi government schools

By Nivedita Singh New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Schools run by Delhi government have had a makeover which few thought was possible. When the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) came to power in February... Read more »

Indians offer home and hearth to Kashmiri students facing harassment after Pulwama attack

Feb, 20 There were allegations of Kashmiri students and businessmen facing harassment from Hindutva mobs in northern India. As social media was filled with calls for war and trumping up hate for... Read more »

Bloodiest February for men in uniform in recent times

By Gautam Datt New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Three Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots in as many crashes, 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel in a car bombing, a major in an... Read more »

Bengaluru decks up for dazzling display of air prowess

By Bhavana Akella Bengaluru, Feb 19 (IANS) India’s aerospace hub has been decked up for a show of air prowess by birds of a different kind at the five-day biennial Aero India expo... Read more »

Pulwama Terror Attack: Time for Introspection

By Syed Ali Mujtaba Feb 18, The terror attack on the CRPF convoy at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir is the most ghastly among all such attacks that so far has happened in... Read more »

Pulwama fallout: Indian tea exporters ready to stop exports to Pakistan

By Bappaditya Chatterjee Kolkata, Feb 15 (IANS) India can stop exporting tea to Pakistan in the wake of escalating tensions between the two neighbours following the Pulwama terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir... Read more »

Modified Route Dispersal Policy takes a toll on air services in Northeast

By Sujit Chakraborty Agartala/Aizawl, Feb 15 (IANS) With the number of flights to and from the northeastern states witnessing a sharp decline over the past several months, passengers from the region are facing... Read more »

Shortage of skilled IT workforce looms over India: Nasscom (IANS

By Bhavana Akella Bengaluru, Feb 15 (IANS) As the demand for disruptive technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Analytics grows, shortage of a skilled IT workforce to run them is posing a... Read more »

My success filled with setbacks, failure: Ameen Sayani

(IANS) Celebrated radio presenter Ameen Sayani says his success story includes a lot of obstacles but he would like to remember the triumphs over failures. The 86-year-old Padma Shri recipient said this on... Read more »