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View: How India can minimize the use of ‘discretion’ in public policy

Despite the economic reforms of the 1990s, the Indian economy remains heavily regulated. As a result, the ordinary citizen has to expend considerable time, money...

From charkha to vaccine, PM Modi talks atmanirbharta | India News

AHMEDABAD: On the occasion of the 91st anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s Dandi March, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday highlighted India’s journey towards “atmanirbharta (self-reliance)”...

Chhattisgarh CM slams nails, barricades at farmer protest sites, accuses government of ‘internationalising’ issue

New Delhi: Slamming the Centre over the treatment of farmers protesting the new farm laws, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Saturday likened the installing...

Jawaharlal Nehru ignored intelligence report of Chinese road in Indian territory in 1957: Book | India News

NEW DELHI: In early 1957, an audacious secret mission into Aksai Chin that saw an Indian Army officer and a havildar join a group of...

Real face of Jinnah: New book says he never wanted a united India | India News

For quite some time now, a view has been taking root in India that puts the blame for Partition at the door of Congress, with...

Influence of dictatorship on country’s democracy rising, says Congress’ Sonia Gandhi

Raipur: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Saturday alleged that anti-national and anti-poor forces were spreading hatred and venom of violence in India and the influence...

Several Congress leaders throw weight behind Gandhi family on CWC eve

Several Congress leaders on Sunday threw their weight behind the Gandhi family amidst a growing tumult with the party deeply divided on the leadership issue...

View: Early for govt to pat its back for absence of upsurge in the wake of of revocation Article 370

By Avinash Mohananey It came as a huge surprise to those who have dealt with or were posted in Kashmir in security establishments when the...

China ‘bigger threat to India’ than Pakistan: Sharad Pawar

Amid the border tension with China, NCP President Sharad Pawar has said China is a “bigger threat to India” than Pakistan. China’s military might is...

View: Pakistan is part of strategic move that China is making

By Avinash Mohananey As Sino-Indian relations nosedive and head for a possible confrontation, Pakistan is deriving vicarious pleasure at the way China has applied a...

Modi-Shah ‘hijacked’ BJP, NDA govt with no breather for other leaders: Ashok Gehlot | India News

JAIPUR: Reacting sharply to Amit Shah‘s remarks on the Congress on the 45th anniversary of Emergency, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot accused the home minister...

China: View: Why Modi must not repeat Nehru’s mistakes on China

After 20 Indian soldiers were killed by the Chinese in a border clash, there are jingoistic screams in the media. Critics want to delink India...

Galwan Valley: ‘China feels vulnerable about borders, but may not escalate Galwan’

Rana Mitter is director of Oxford University’s China Centre and professor of the history and politics of modern China. Speaking to TOI’s Srijana Mitra Das,...