Vinod Dua discusses the current state of the economy and makes suggestions for the upcoming Union budget 2018-19.
The Wire Staff
The M.L. Khattar-led BJP government gifted the copies to VVIPs during the International Gita Mahotsav in 2017, an RTI response said.
The apex court has asked the central and state governments to respond to Kalburgi’s wife’s petition within six weeks.
Vinod Dua discusses the emergence of a new young leadership in India.
Krishna Motor Garage has been restoring classic and vintage cars for over seven decades. Members of the Sharma family, who own the garage, talk about the challenges of maintaining vintage cars.
The rover’s journey was to begin with a launch onboard a PSLV rocket, and hopefully end by winning the Google Lunar X-Prize’s $20 million reward.
The exemptions, granted earlier by the court to persons who cannot stand up because of their specified disabilities, would continue.
The CPI(M) general secretary underlines why lifting the maximum limit on companies for political donations could lead to rampant corruption.
The finance minister takes to Facebook to explain the logic behind the government’s electoral bonds scheme.
The fruits of his research have been deployed in strategic industries like space and defence, as well as to help characterise and conserve culturally important monuments.
The FIR reportedly states that the journalist and her sources “have unauthorisedly accessed the Aadhaar ecosystem in connivance of the criminal conspiracy”.
Ajay Maken alleged that N.D. Gupta is holding an office of profit and is thus ineligible.
Maya Mirchandani speaks to political scientist Rahul Sagar about his research on Hindu nationalism and how it can help in understanding contemporary Indian politics.
Indian officials cautiously optimistic that there is now greater willingness in Washington to follow through on their threat to cut assistance to Pakistan
Vinod Dua discusses why PM Modi has not held even a single press conference in his term.
The latest GDP figures prove that the economy has taken a battering because of the hasty implementation of GST.
Guru’s appointment comes after the previous editor, Paranjoy Guha Thakurta, stepped down in July following differences with the management over an article he had co-authored on the Adani group.
Vinod Dua discusses The Tribune’s story on the Aadhaar database breach.
The former Pakistani prime minister also urged self-reflection to understand the country’s lack of credibility and acceptance at the international level.
With no clear-cut demarcation of the boundary between India and Myanmar, disputes over alleged encroachment of land have surfaced between villagers on both sides.
The video was released days after India had hit out at Pakistan for violating understandings for the Jadhav-family meet.
The theft took place on the final day of an exhibition of around 300 items showcasing five centuries of Indian craftsmanship.
Vinod Dua discusses the Bhima Koregaon violence in Maharashtra and the history of the commemoration event.
A day-long Maharashtra bandh was called by Dalit groups to protest the violence that broke during the Bhima Koregaon battle commemoration.
Arfa Khanum Sherwani discusses the major political events of 2017 and the impact they had on Indian foreign policy, and the upcoming political challenges in 2018.
In an interview with The Wire’s M.K. Venu, the former finance minister says that India’s agrarian and unemployment crises cannot be solved through the one budget that’s left.
The BJP MLA from Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar also accused the previous Samajwadi Party regime in the state of being biased towards “members of a particular community.”
Contrary to what the prime minister said, women from India have long been going to Haj without a male guardian.
Vinod Dua discusses how Rahul Gandhi has to apologise for Congress’s past deeds, and Modi’s claim of removing restrictions for women going for Haj.
The controversial Bill has been sent to a parliamentary standing committee.
The amount surpasses the bank’s second quarter net profit of Rs 1,581.55 crore.
“The way the Muslim population is increasing, the existence of Hindus is in danger. It is a well-planned conspiracy to have a Muslim in the chair of president, prime minister and chief ministers.”
According to diplomatic sources, Trump’s tweet could be a sign that US was serious about its ‘deadlines’ given to Pakistan taking action against the Taliban and Haqqani network.
A list of ten incidents where Indians showed defiance in 2017.
They were on topics as diverse as the sand mafia, an attempted kidnapping, corporate corruption, ISRO and the RSS.
Maya Mirchandani speaks to journalist and author Bertil Lintner about his new book China’s India War and the Rohingya crisis.
India said that the ambassador’s “association” with Hafiz Saeed was “unacceptable”.
As we look back at the year gone by, here’s a list of people who were unfairly targeted in 2017.
Walid Abu Ali and Saeed both attended and spoke at a rally organised by the Difa-e-Pakistan (Defence of Pakistan council) on Friday.
Vinod Dua argues why criminalising triple talaq is unnecessary.