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Sunday Spotlight
Published On 24-Jan-2015

Oil prices:Make consumer gain

ILLUSTRATION: G BALAJI NANGALI

In an age when the automobile permeates our very existence, governments are reluctant to entrust automotive fuel supply entirely to markets. In India, in...

Causes and effects of plunging crude 0il prices

Sudhir

The crude oil prices have fallen by more than 48 per cent since June 2014 when it was $115 a barrel. It is now below...

'Govt is not playing spoilsport'

Vivek Rae

Former Petroleum Secretary Vivek Rae does not opine that the government should have transferred all the benefits of the oil price fall to the consumers....


Published On 17-Jan-2015

Killing the voice of farmers

An ordinance promulgated to amend the land acquisition law has become the subject of much debate. DH illustration

An ordinance promulgated to amend the land acquisition law has become the subject of much debate....

'Opposition criticism questionable'

The land acquisition ordinance promulgated on December 31, 2014, has been the subject of intense public debate, political bickering and contention.

In Nano ruins, heartfelt signs

The remains of the Tata Motors-proposed Nano factory stands forlorn like the ruins of some archaeological excavation...

Last harvest for many

Ravinder Singh sits wistfully near his farm land in Paarsaul village, looking at wheat and mustard crop...


Published On 10-Jan-2015

Saffron surge in education

The Ministry of Human Resource Development is mired in controversies. The reasons for controversies...

Centre is promoting culture of conformity

Mridula Mukherjee

Mridula Mukherjee, noted academic and former director of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi...

Distorted facts, selective, biased 'content correction'

Ajay Kumar

In human history, ignorance and knowledge always played wisdom wars against...

Photo Gallery
India's BSF 'Daredevils' motorcycle riders perform stunts as they take part during Republic Day...

India's BSF 'Daredevils' motorcycle riders perform stunts as they take part during Republic Day...

Make in India tableau on display during the 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath...

Make in India tableau on display during the 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti during the 66th Republic Day...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti during the 66th Republic Day...

Pranab Mukherjee with Obama and Modi during an At-Home reception...

Pranab Mukherjee with Obama and Modi during an At-Home reception...

BSF officials perform during the 66th Republic Day Celebration at Attari Border in Amritsar...

BSF officials perform during the 66th Republic Day Celebration at Attari Border in Amritsar...

Illuminated Raisina Hill on the occasion of Republic Day in New Delhi...

Illuminated Raisina Hill on the occasion of Republic Day in New Delhi...

Amit Shah, Sonia Gandhi, Venkaiah Naidu and others using umbrellas as it rains...

Amit Shah, Sonia Gandhi, Venkaiah Naidu and others using umbrellas as it rains...

Mechanised columns on display during the 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath...

Mechanised columns on display during the 66th Republic Day parade at Rajpath...

A view shows Indian Army soldiers marching past the India Gate during the Republic Day...

A view shows Indian Army soldiers marching past the India Gate during the Republic Day...

Navy's women contingent marches during the 66th Republic Day Celebration...

Navy's women contingent marches during the 66th Republic Day Celebration...

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