articles by Sanjay Singh

India

SC order on migrant workers a welcome move, but with most labourers already ferried home, it has come a bit too late

Supreme Court directive to the Centre and the states on how the migrant workers' reverse migration should be handled is a welcome move

India

For Narendra Modi's Atmanirbhar Bharat, bureaucrats in state govts must shed colonial mindset, think out of the box

Modi's resolve should be seen in the context of a time when COVID-19 brings a potential change in the world economic order.

India

Exclusive: India must learn the art of living with coronavirus, says Nitin Gadkari, claims MSME sector can create 5 cr additional jobs

Nitin Gadkari, in conversation with Firstost, says, India must evolve to adapt the art of living with the coronavirus

India

Narendra Modi's experience of rebuilding Kutch post-2001 earthquake will serve him well in navigating pandemic crisis

In 2004, PK Mishra — who is currently Principal Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi — wrote a book titled The Kutch Earthquake 2001: Recollection Lessons and Insights, which was published by New Delhi's National Institute of Disaster Management

India

Congress' barbs over migrant workers only partly justified, but Indian Railways lost chance to earn goodwill

Could the Centre or the Railways have borne the full expenses of the tickets? In these critical times, they surely should have done so.

India

Uttar Pradesh's upcoming airports, large consumer base can attract industries seeking to move out of China, says Sidharth Nath Singh

Sidharth Nath Singh is one of two ministers who are members of a task force headed by the Uttar Pradesh chief minister aimed at attracting investment.

Politics

Muslims to observe Ramzan from home, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, slams communalisation of Tablighi Jamaat incident

In a country as vast as India, some incidents of crime take place but to give a communal colour to each of these incidents is wrong, says Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

India

India model on tackling COVID-19: Five key takeaways from how the country is dealing with pandemic

In India, the first confirmed case of novel coronavirus was reported on 30 January in Kerala. At the time of writing, there are a total of 13,387 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and there have been 437 deaths

India

Sonia Gandhi takes moral high ground in letter to Modi, but fails to shed 'entitlement' imbibed in Congress

Sonia Gandhi's letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi was important because it had come after he had called the Congress chief and sought suggestions in this hour of crisis

India

Coronavirus Outbreak: As end of lockdown approaches, Narendra Modi entrusts states, Cabinet colleagues to figure out road map for way ahead

India has so far been able to contain the pandemic compared to Europe and the US where the novel coronavirus cases have reached alarming proportions

India

Most of India ignores Narendra Modi's critics, stands in solidarity with prime minister in show of unity on Sunday

India began building quarantine centres, notably by the ITBP and Indian Army, even before the first coronavirus case was reported in the country.

India

Tablighi Jamaat congregation was held despite ban on events with more than 50 participants

Unmindful of the restrictions in place in Delhi, Tablighi Jamaat went ahead with their huge religious congregation between 13-15 March at Nizamuddin Markaz Masjid

Politics

Rerun of Ramayan on Doordarshan during 21-day lockdown period may serve dual purpose; keep people at home, boost Hindutva

The retelecast of the serial comes at a time when the nation is under a 21-day lockdown period, which also coincides with the nine-day Navratra.