Tag "Opinion Current Events"

Know the Nation

Photography for me is about darshan. In photography today, I see the art of tomorrow. It is something very unique for us,” ace lensman Raghu Rai had said when I met him in 1990. Over 38 years, the colossus of

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No Crimes Committed

Criminal psychologists say that a person commits a crime in a moment of high tension, irresistible temptation, uncontrollable passion, deep infatuation, extreme provocation or utter frustration or in answer to an undying call of conviction or conscience. So, according to

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Quota bomb

The new Bill has opened a Pandora’s box. Can the Opposition wrest the pre-poll narrative from the BJP yet? Clearly, the Opposition has been stumped by the BJP’s googly in the form of the quota Bill for economically weaker classes, which is

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Lameduck CBI

Everybody has a takeaway from the Supreme Court ruling reinstating agency chief Alok Verma The Supreme Court’s reinstatement of CBI director Alok Verma is a mixed bag and not quite the rap on the knuckles of the government as is being

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A toast to Test

Winning a series in Australia is not just about making history but about shaping the future of the Indian sporting mind After independence, this was India’s first real liberating moment in cricketing history when the tame rain-fed draw of the

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Neutralizing China’s Over Love and Other Policies: How Does it Make Sense?

President Ram Nath Kovind may have sought to deepen our civilisational links and hoped to build on a shared anti-colonial narrative with Myanmar during his visit to that country but semantics cannot paper over the fact that our neighbour has

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Civility Ends

On the face of it, the new year, according to the Western Gregorian calendar, is a very arbitrary date. It really has no significance, historically, in any culture in the world. One could say, once upon a time before the

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Organisational Growth: What Factors Can Increase the Pace and Impact?

Leadership topics have gained interest for hundreds of years now — from the early Greek philosophers, such as Plato and Socrates, to a plethora of management and behavioural experts — all have discussed them threadbare. Seldom, however, has the need

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Celebrating 100 Years of Operations: Union Bank of India to host Multiple Events

Established on November 11, 1919, in Mumbai, the Union Bank of India (UBI) has turned 100 years old with over 4,000 branches across the country. In the series of celebratory events in key cities of India, UBI hosted the first

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A man-made disaster

Mother nature punished humanity in India hard this year with devastating floods in Kerala and Manipur. But humans continue to treat the planet with contempt The devastating floods that ravaged central Kerala earlier this year reminded all of India about the

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