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Sunday Spotlight
Published On 28-Feb-2015

Trailer to achchhe din?

GRAPHICS:G BALAJI

India always makes a grand spectacle of a Budget document, unlike anywhere else in the world. This year's was even more noteworthy...

Does growth lead to political success?

Sukumar Muralidharan

Practitioners of the art of divining budgetary intentions from the survey of the economy that precedes it, faced ample challenges...

'This Budget has provided vision and resources'

Subir Gokarn

Dr Subir Gokarn, Director of Research at the Brookings Institution India Centre and former deputy governor, Reserve Bank of India...


Published On 21-Feb-2015

Rajasthan: Nagging problems remain

Rajasthan is one of the states where problems in healthcare have always been bigger than the vision and perspective of different governments.

Increase allocation to healthcare sector

Dr T P Lahane

Dr T P Lahane is a renowned eye surgeon in Mumbai, recognised for his mastery of sophisticated techniques in eye surgery...

Health policy: Raising hopes, questions

Dh Graphics: G Balaji Nangali

After almost 15 years, the Government of India readies for addressing the ills of the health sector which is crying for attention...


Published On 14-Feb-2015

'BJP is yet to apply mind on backing Manjhi'

Senior BJP leader and former deputy chief minister of Bihar Sushil Kumar Modi tells Abhay Kumar of Deccan Herald that Nitish Kumar cannot remain out of power for too long. Excerpts:

Senior BJP leader and former deputy chief minister of Bihar Sushil Kumar Modi tells Abhay Kumar of Deccan Herald that Nitish Kumar...

'It is going to be a temporary crisis'

Srikant. PHOTO/MOHAN PRASAD

A research scholar of repute, an eminent writer, a veteran journalist and academic, Srikant is all rolled into one...

Making a mockery of statute norms

For nearly a week, Bihar was forced to be under a constitutional crisis. A chief minister - Jitan Ram Manjhi - seemingly lost the confidence of his own party MLAs and got reduced to a minority but governor Kesri Nath Tripathi was in no mood to accept that.

For nearly a week, Bihar was forced to be under a constitutional crisis. A chief minister - Jitan Ram Manjhi - seemingly lost...


Published On 07-Feb-2015

A string of injuries worries India's title defence

What appeared to be an ideal preparation is instead turning out to be India's biggest hindrance in their...

Photo Gallery
Union Budget 2015-2016 viewing session at ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on Saturday...

Union Budget 2015-2016 viewing session at ASSOCHAM in New Delhi on Saturday...

Narendra Modi and other BJP members during presentation of the Union Budget 2015-16...

Narendra Modi and other BJP members during presentation of the Union Budget 2015-16...

An Indian worker carries a sack of onions at a wholesale market in Hyderabad, India...

An Indian worker carries a sack of onions at a wholesale market in Hyderabad, India...

BJP MP Kirti Azad carrying his copy of the Union Budget 2015-16 at the Parliament House in New Delhi

BJP MP Kirti Azad carrying his copy of the Union Budget 2015-16 at the Parliament House in New Delhi

Farmers listening to the Union budget 2015-16 speech on radio at a village in South Dinajpur...

Farmers listening to the Union budget 2015-16 speech on radio at a village in South Dinajpur...

A display board shows the share prices at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai...

A display board shows the share prices at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai...

Arun Jaitley along with MoS Finance Jayant Sinha addressing the post budget press conference...

Arun Jaitley along with MoS Finance Jayant Sinha addressing the post budget press conference...

Arun Jaitley along with MOS Finance Jayant Sinha leave Parliament after presenting the annual budget

Arun Jaitley along with MOS Finance Jayant Sinha leave Parliament after presenting the annual budget

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli embrace after defeating the UAE at their Cricket World Cup match...

Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli embrace after defeating the UAE at their Cricket World Cup match...

Supporters of India's Cricket World Cup team wave the national flag during their match...

Supporters of India's Cricket World Cup team wave the national flag during their match...

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