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Needed, medical devices regulator

Published on 21-Apr-2015

Equal and timely access to quality health care is a priority for everyone. When ill, it is imperative to visit a doctor for a correct...

European approach may change after boat tragedy

Published on 21-Apr-2015
hanging on to life: Migrants are seen onboard a capsized wooden sailboat, that ran aground off the coast of the southeastern Greek island of Rhodes on Monday, as others are seen in the water trying to reach the shores. REUTERS

European leaders were confronted on Monday with humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean, as estimates that as many as 900 migrants may have died off...

AAP crisis: A shift from moral authority to political power

Published on 21-Apr-2015
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The recent crisis in the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was waiting to happen. This very instructive turn of events is crucial not only to the...

Why we let prison rape go on

Published on 20-Apr-2015

It's been called "America's most 'open' secret": According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, around 80,000 women ...

More nations join China-led bank

Published on 20-Apr-2015
CHINA'S RISE: An overpass under construction in Zoucheng, Shandong province. Exporting the Chinese model of technology transfer and infrastructure development toWestern nations, could prove the next leg up in China's ascent as a credible, emerging superpower. REUTERS

March 31 marked the deadline for charter founders to line up for the new, China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank...

Battle for Bihar will be Janata Parivar's first test

Published on 20-Apr-2015

It was not a coincidence that on April 15, the day when the Yadav trio Lalu, Mulayam and Sharad joined ...

Sale of US arms fuels wars of Arab states

Published on 19-Apr-2015
Qatar, a country with bulging coffers and a desire to assert its influence aroundWest Asia, is on a shopping spree. The nation is hoping tomake a large purchase of Boeing F-15 fighters to replace its ageing fleet of French Mirage jets, above. NYT

To wage war in Yemen, Saudi Arabia is using F-15 fighter jets bought from Boeing....

Farmers' pension scheme: Publicity gimmick?

Published on 19-Apr-2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced in Punjab recently that the government is working on a scheme to provide a pension of up to Rs 5,000...

NDA needs change of tact to hold ground in Parliament

Published on 17-Apr-2015

On March 27, soon after the brief function to award former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee with the Bharat Ratna...

Finding order amid the 'English' chaos

Published on 17-Apr-2015

Even as our country is still weighing the pros and cons on the status of the English language in the department...

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Tribute to JB Pattanaik

Tribute to JB Pattanaik

Galina Gorlova stands outside her destroyed home as she speaks to neighbours in the village of Nikis

Galina Gorlova stands outside her destroyed home as she speaks to neighbours in the village of Nikis

Atletico Madrid's coach Simeone attends a news conference in Madrid

Atletico Madrid's coach Simeone attends a news conference in Madrid

Pal community mass marriage ceremony

Pal community mass marriage ceremony

Indian students take part in a fitness program in Ahmedabad

Indian students take part in a fitness program in Ahmedabad

One World Trade Center stands in Lower Manhattan,

One World Trade Center stands in Lower Manhattan,

People buy gold on the occassion of Akshaya Tritiya

People buy gold on the occassion of Akshaya Tritiya

People flee Sanaa with their belongings after an air strike hit a nearby army weapons depot

People flee Sanaa with their belongings after an air strike hit a nearby army weapons depot

An F/A-18C Hornet launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt

An F/A-18C Hornet launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt

People take part in the Color Run near the Eiffel Tower, in Paris

People take part in the Color Run near the Eiffel Tower, in Paris

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