Tagged: The Hindu Editorial

Sacking FBI chief, a clear misfire

Sacking FBI chief, a clear misfire

The decision to sack the FBI chief calls into question Trump’s use of presidential powers President Donald Trump’s decision to fire James Comey as the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation at a...

Karnataka’s political future: the power of two

Karnataka’s political future: the power of two

Karnataka’s political future will hinge on how the BJP and Congress deal with factionalism When elections draw near, rivalries within parties intensify. As Karnataka prepares for next year’s Assembly poll, front-line leaders of the...

Justice Karnan, the recalcitrant judge

Justice Karnan, the recalcitrant judge

It is doubtful if sending Justice Karnan to jail is the most judicious way of restraining him It is singularly unfortunate that the Supreme Court’s efforts to discipline Justice C.S. Karnan of the Calcutta...

Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French presidential election: The centre holds

Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French presidential election: The centre holds

Emmanuel Macron successfully overcomes the French far right’s most potent campaign Emmanuel Macron’s decisive victory in the French presidential election has elicited a sigh of relief not just in his country, but in others...

Space for all: South Asia satellite launch a positive signal to the neighbourhood

Space for all: South Asia satellite launch a positive signal to the neighbourhood

India’s launch of the ‘South Asia satellite’ sends a positive signal to the neighbourhood By launching the GSAT-9 ‘South Asia satellite’, India has reaffirmed the Indian Space Research Organisation’s scientific prowess, but the messaging...

All for one? : On Congress’ strategy to contest in presidential poll

All for one? : On Congress’ strategy to contest in presidential poll

Congress will need to reach out to friends and foes to make a contest of the presidential poll That opposition parties have begun talks on putting up a common candidate in the presidential election...

Different clocks: Changes in financial year need Centre-States coordination

Different clocks: Changes in financial year need Centre-States coordination

Changes in the financial year need proper coordination between the Centre and States Madhya Pradesh has decided to shift its financial year that now runs from April 1 to March 31, to align it...

Short-sighted ploy: Move to impeach Nepal Chief Justice is a setback

Short-sighted ploy: Move to impeach Nepal Chief Justice is a setback

The move to impeach the Chief Justice is a setback to the separation of powers in Nepal By launching impeachment proceedings in Parliament against Supreme Court Chief Justice Sushila Karki, the ruling coalition government...

Powering up food: fortification is good but needs regulation

Powering up food: fortification is good but needs regulation

Augmenting foods with nutrients can improve overall health, but it must be regulated Since a diversified diet that meets all nutritional requirements is difficult to provide, fortification of food is relied upon by many...

Building holistic India-Sri Lanka ties

Building holistic India-Sri Lanka ties

India must continue to engage Sri Lanka beyond mere transactional deals Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe’s meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi last week, on his third visit to the...