Latest News on Thelongview
Showing of 0 - 10 from 308 results
Thelongview - Total results - 308
May 09, 2012
Haj subsidy: Why do in 10 years what can be done now?It is better to phase out the Haj subsidy in one shot rather than over 10 years. And there was ways to do it without hurting the common Muslim.
May 07, 2012
Babri demolition was the end act, who led the build-up?The backstory is stronger in the Babri Masjid demolition case than the act of demolition itself.
May 05, 2012
Child Sex Abuse Bill: No danger to teenage loveWhile there have been many who claimed the Protection of Children against Sexual Offences Bill will criminalise teenage love, officials involved in the drafting of the bill say the law purely targets adults who sexually abuse teenagers.
May 02, 2012
Obama and Osama: Ordinary men with great luck?One year later, the retelling of Osama's death centres on vagaries of divine fate, which chose one to play the unlikely avenger who brings the other to justice. Naysayers claim that neither the hero nor the villain in this saga were great leaders, but just plain lucky.
Apr 27, 2012
Rupert Murdoch: Your doting granddad or evil mad genius?Murdoch Sr, in two days, was a gatling gun of headlines that sent the media in so many directions they lost focus on the witness himself.
Apr 25, 2012
S&P hasn't said anything new and markets agreeInvestors should shrug off S&P making headlines and look at the future to see whether there is a case for optimism or not.
Apr 24, 2012
China's dream of electric car domination elusiveIn 2009, China announced bold plans to become a global power in electric car manufacturing. Today, it is scaling back its ambitions.
Apr 16, 2012
What's that musty smell? Oh, it's the CPMPrakash Karat, are you listening? The non-party Left in India is still alive and vibrant. But the Politburo meet proved that the stuffed shirt babus of the CPM are just tone deaf.
Apr 11, 2012
World Bank set for historical change: does it matter to us?For the first time in its 68 years of existence, World Bank will be headed either by a public health professional, or a political hawk or a non-American.
Apr 10, 2012
CPM dumps Achuthanandan, can't let go of his legacyDespite the former Chief Minister VS Achuthanandan being dumped unceremoniously from the Polit Bureau, the CPM cannot let go of his legacy in Kerala and the central leadership of the party still acknowledges his contributions to the party.