The draft telecom act, which replaces a colonial law, does well to put in technological, regulatory changes but falls short on some aspects
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 06:51 PM IST
Both the NIA and the ED have their work cut out for them. They will have to track down other unidentified elements associated with the PFI before they can reorganise themselves. Unravelling their international connections is of paramount importance
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 06:52 PM IST
India’s balanced diplomacy makes it the only major country that can productively engage multiple powers, bridging the chasm between US and Russia, Israel and Iran — all of whom have interests at play that can be significantly harmed if violence escalates here
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 06:52 PM IST
What the government and RBI will have to balance, though, is the optics of their actions to protect both domestic growth and the stability of the external account
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 06:50 PM IST
The party has faced external issues but for the first time, battles public defiance of the Gandhis
Updated on Sep 26, 2022 06:53 PM IST
Lengthy on principles but short on actual details, five months after the initiative was proposed by Xi Jinping, experts are still combing their knowledge of China’s opaque politics to make sense of it.
While the Sangh remains unfazed by the attention these meetings gathered, stating that these interactions are “routine”, the commentariat is perusing these for subliminal clues about the Sangh’s overtures towards the minorities
This puzzle involves eight big cats released into a national park.
India made a five-point commitment in its pursuit of achieving net-zero emissions. By 2030, it aims to increase the non-fossil energy capacity by 500 GW, fulfil 50% of its energy demand with renewable energy, reduce 1 billion tonnes of CO2 and decrease carbon intensity to less than 45%.
The survey found that there are 25 different species of dragonflies and damselflies in Delhi alone and over 51 species across the National Capital Region.
In the past few years, several electric cab services—such as BluSmart, Plug Mobility, Evera, and eeeTaxi—have been launched in Delhi/ NCR.
On September 24, 2021, Tillu Tajpuriya’s gunmen, dressed as lawyers, shot Gogi dead in courtroom 207 in Rohini, before being killed by police personnel at the spot
External affairs minister (EAM) S Jaishankar spoke to reporters on Sunday following his address to UNGA and a meeting with the UN Secretary General. His big conclusions included the following:
The future of the WWW is making its grand entrance: Web 3.0. It’s an internet that’s more intelligent and interactive. It’s a way to create an expansive experience which also focuses on discovery engines. And yes, it’s still evolving
Updated on Sep 25, 2022 08:40 PM IST
For over 20 years, the 5’11” tall pacer ran in, hit a length and did what the team wanted her to do.
Published on Sep 25, 2022 08:38 PM IST
The side events, of civil society and businesses engaging with leaders, take centre stage in a largely symbolic UNGA. However, its key role in consolidating attitudes on several global issues cannot be discarded
To my mind, what distinguishes Nalin’s cinematography is his internationalist stance that transcends the so-called burden of regional cinema.
Jaishankar’s UN address underlined pressing global challenges and the need for reforms
Published on Sep 25, 2022 08:35 PM IST
Under the Hyderabad coach, India had touched great heights in fielding which helped take on top rivals like Australia and South Africa on their home turf.
If you are a little weaker but have a good day you will have a chance, says India under-17 women’s World Cup coach.
The first former player to take over as Hockey India president has eyes set on hosting the January World Cup, improving age-group hockey and the women’s national team.
September born authors give way to a banned book.
If history is anything to go by, it appears unlikely that web3 will create a “new middle class”.
Of how Khushwant Singh helped me — then, a novice writer — get my first book published; of Zail Singh's immeasurable wit; and of Malavika Sarukkai's gift of dance.
Be it a potent delivery which she stuck to for two decades or the warmth she exuded as a natural leader, the tall pacer was an undisputed queen of women’s bowling.
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 09:07 PM IST
This week, a a variation on the classic liar / truth-teller conundrum, inspired by the great logician and polymath Raymond Smullyan.
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 06:57 PM IST
A knife is all about the anatomy. Learn the parts, see why they matter, and get a list of what to look for when picking replicants next. In this week’s Sound Bites.
Updated on Sep 24, 2022 06:52 PM IST