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Jul 23, 2014
Gaza war: How bias affects coverage of Israel-Palestine conflictThe recent flare up in Gaza which went from a searching for three kidnapped Israeli teens to a full fledged invasion, has seen no halt in the bloodshed as the death toll hit 583.
Jul 22, 2014
Bangalore rape outrage: The strange silence of the Congress governmentIt has been more than a week, but neither the state government nor the management has shown any appreciable action as thousands take to the streets condemning the rape of a minor.
Jul 20, 2014
Bangalore rape: Is India’s IT capital turning into a sex crime capital?Two weeks ago, a 6-year-old girl was raped on the premises of a well-known international school in Bangalore. The parents had a tough time dragging the police out of their chairs. But when that did not yield any result, they enlisted the support of other parents of kids studying in that institution and staged a demonstration in front of it seeking action against the culprits.
Jul 12, 2014
Why PM Modi's Rs 6,300 cr 'Namami Ganga' budget plan is misguidedThe plans are grand, all running into several hundred crores of rupees in estimated costs, and nobody will be able to accuse this government of a lack of ambition in rejuvenating the Ganga. Problem is, the plans focus on taxing the river further.
Jul 01, 2014
A plague on all our houses: Solving India's building collapse problemSafety in multi-storey buildings in India is something that people should be worried about now.
Jun 30, 2014
Iraq: 10-year old is ISIL's newest recruit, his childhood first casualtyAmid concerns of the violence spilling over to neighbouring nations, the children of Mosul, and the rest of the war and violence torn Iraq are doomed to languish.
Jun 27, 2014
BJP's treatment of Gopal Subramanium is a dark sign of things to comeThe manner in which the BJP government blocked Subramanium's nomination to the Supreme Court is a harbinger of how it will possibly use its brute power in the near future.
Jun 13, 2014
BCCL needs to make up its mind on the Indian Readership SurveyThe IRS numbers were published in January 2014; what has provoked this morning’s front page ET story, more than four months after the release and when nothing new has happened since then?
Jun 13, 2014
World Cup 2014: Will India's Neymar come from the Northeast?The 1950s and early 60s are perhaps the golden age of Indian soccer: we won the gold at the inaugural Asian Games in 1951, repeated our success in 1962, and finished fourth in the Melbourne Olympics in 1956.
Jun 11, 2014
Bull in a China shop: Ajit Pawar should ban mobs, not FacebookMaharashtra deputy CM Ajit Pawar is right to be concerned about what caused the Pune techie to be killed by a mob. But by even talking about a social media ban ala China he is confusing the medium for the message.