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Natural Cities: An innovative urban agenda

THE third UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (UN-Habitat III) convened at Quito, Ecuador, from October 17 to 20, 2016. The...

Cover Story

Cover Story : The cost of warmongering

B“ased on very credible and specific information which we received yesterday that some terrorist teams had positioned themselves at launch pads along the...

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Governance

Dreaming of Olympic laurels!

WHEN the BJP-led government came to power in May 2014 with the clarion of ‘demographic dividend’, boasting of India’s youth power, one expected...

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Cover Story

Cover Story : The IAS Dilemma – To be or not to be!

INDIA is commemorating the silver jubilee of the Liberalisation-Privatisation-Globalisation (LPG) reforms that commenced in July of 1991. On this occasion, the most telling...

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Governance

Governance : Indian democracy’s underbelly: Time to clean-up

PRIME Minister Narendra Modi prostrates before Delhi’s Parliament House, venerating it as ‘Temple of Democracy’. At Capitol Hill in Washington DC, he uses...

Governance

EC should use ‘Brahmastra’

ELECTION to the 15th Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly is in its final leg. Nominations are over and the campaign has peaked. Voting will...

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Banking

Non-Performing Assets: Banker’s heist?

IN economic and commercial parlance, banking is a kind of business different from others. In general terms, it is accepting and safeguarding money...

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Governance

A nation sans security?

L’AFFAIRE Pathankot air base—a mess-up by the Punjab Police, Indian Air Force, National Security Guard (NSG), Indian Army and Defence Security Corps, all...

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Governance

A metropolis in deluge

FOR once, Prakash Javadekar has spoken as a true Union environment minister. Though couched in diplomatic language, he has made one point clear–the...