Opinion: Sidhu's Timing For Rebellion Is Poor - And It Will Hurt Him

Opinion: Sidhu's Timing For Rebellion Is Poor - And It Will Hurt Him

Ashutosh | Tuesday June 22, 2021

Ideally, Sidhu should lie low in the Congress and wait. Age is on his side, but will he be that patient?

Blog: Vidya Balan Pulls A Kate Winslet - Very Successfully

Blog: Vidya Balan Pulls A Kate Winslet - Very Successfully

Sonal Joshi | Monday June 21, 2021

Winslet and Balan are great role models and should be very proud of their 40 plus version.

Blog: Not Yet, But Soon? Talk Of BJP-Sena Reunion Picks Up

Blog: Not Yet, But Soon? Talk Of BJP-Sena Reunion Picks Up

Sreenivasan Jain | Monday June 21, 2021

A possible rapprochement between the BJP and Shiv Sena, triggered by the recent unscripted meeting between Uddhav Thackeray and Prime Minister Modi in Dehli, is not entirely implausible.

How Did A Startup Win A Rare Banking License In India?

How Did A Startup Win A Rare Banking License In India?

Andy Mukherjee, Bloomberg Opinion | Monday June 21, 2021

BharatPe, a barely three-year-old payments startup, is going to be the half-owner of a bank in India - a prize that has eluded many of the country's pedigreed tycoons.

Opinion: India vs Brazil - One Of Them Has To Be Right On Inflation

Opinion: India vs Brazil - One Of Them Has To Be Right On Inflation

Daniel Moss, Bloomberg | Thursday June 17, 2021

Thousands of miles from the corridors of the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank, a struggle between competing views on inflation is unfolding.

Opinion: Gautam Adani Needs Investors Who At Least Have A Website

Opinion: Gautam Adani Needs Investors Who At Least Have A Website

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Thursday June 17, 2021

Gautam Adani's debt-fueled empire received a jolt this week when the Economic Times reported that three of the six Mauritius-based funds that have invested most of their money in the Indian billionaire's stocks had seen their accounts frozen by the

Opinion: Chief Ministers Refuse To Be Extras In Modi-Centric Show

Opinion: Chief Ministers Refuse To Be Extras In Modi-Centric Show

Sagarika Ghose | Wednesday June 16, 2021

While state governments need to assert their demands rationally, the BJP-led Centre must realise that 21st-century modern governance lies in operationalizing federalism.

Opinion: Elon Musk-Jeff Bezos Spat Reflects Bad Space Policy

Opinion: Elon Musk-Jeff Bezos Spat Reflects Bad Space Policy

Adam Minter, Bloomberg | Wednesday June 16, 2021

Last week, the Senate passed a measure that would allot $10 billion over five years for NASA to develop two new lunar landers.

Opinion: To Counter Haryana Farmer Anger, Hate Politics At <i>Mahasabha</i>

Opinion: To Counter Haryana Farmer Anger, Hate Politics At Mahasabha

Brinda Karat | Tuesday June 15, 2021

Just ten days earlier, this gentleman had organised a "Hindu Mahapanchayat" at Indri village in Nuh. Its declared purpose was to demand the release of "innocents" arrested for the murder of a young Muslim called Asif in the neighbouring village.

Blog: Chirag Paswan Tried To Be Too Clever By Half

Blog: Chirag Paswan Tried To Be Too Clever By Half

Manish Kumar | Monday June 14, 2021

The damage report for Chirag Paswan is in - and it's leaving the 38-year-old looking awfully shaky. He's been displaced as the leader of his party by a disgruntled uncle who today reportedly refused to meet him in Delhi.

Opinion: In Response To Ram Guha's View Of Rahul Gandhi - by Salman Khurshid

Opinion: In Response To Ram Guha's View Of Rahul Gandhi - by Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid | Monday June 14, 2021

I imagine that Guha could have marshalled many arguments to reject Rahul Gandhi and dismiss those of us who have the courage of our conviction in publicly standing by him.

Opinion: Rahul Gandhi Has To Take The Job - Or Get Out Of The Way

Opinion: Rahul Gandhi Has To Take The Job - Or Get Out Of The Way

Ashutosh | Monday June 14, 2021

To fight such formidable opponents, Rahul does not need Prasada and Scindia but gladiators. Personally, Rahul has to unlearn, he has to erase his memory.

Opinion: Luxury And Hunger, The Two Faces Of An Unequal Pandemic

Opinion: Luxury And Hunger, The Two Faces Of An Unequal Pandemic

Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg | Monday June 14, 2021

Mercedes-Benz AG recently introduced its Maybach sport utility vehicle in India -- right in the middle of a fierce second wave of the pandemic.

Opinion: The Congress Party's Death Wish - by Ramachandra Guha

Opinion: The Congress Party's Death Wish - by Ramachandra Guha

Friday June 11, 2021

Those who wish for a change of government in 2024 must surely recognize that the Congress is at present by far the weakest link in the Opposition.

Opinion: Why Delta Strain Is Dangerous, Will Vaccines Work On It, And Other FAQs

Opinion: Why Delta Strain Is Dangerous, Will Vaccines Work On It, And Other FAQs

Sam Fazeli, Bloomberg | Thursday June 10, 2021

As nations race to roll out vaccines in the global effort to contain Covid-19 and allow for a return to normal, the rise of dangerous virus variants threatens to prolong the pandemic.