Nirmala loses fans in media, WC frustrates ubernationals

It is learned that Mr Jaitley is also unhappy with the proposal to raise duties on newsprint and levy higher taxes on the super rich.

Young India: Upwardly mobile, superficial

Young India is certainly aspirational. Young people have their foot firmly on the escalator of upward mobility.

Lack of rehab for militants hobbles Pak counter-terror

Pakistan has been viewed as employing a selective approach towards different militant groups.

Diplomatic challenges mount for Modi 2.0

US-Pak relations are looking up. A $6bn IMF financing package stands approved. Imran Khan has received an invite from Donald Trump.


General Shankar Roychowdhury is a former Chief of Army Staff and a former member of Parliament.
S K Sinha is a retired lieutenant-general. He was Vice-Chief of Army Staff and has served as Governor of Assam and Jammu and Kashmir.
Patralekha Chatterjee focuses on development issues in India and emerging economies. She can be reached at patralekha.chatterjee@gmail.com
Vikram Sood is former head of the Research and Analysis Wing, India’s external intelligence agency.
The writer, an author and former diplomat, is a member of the JD(U).