A new phase of the polity

In a series of articles over the next few days, The Hindu will present findings of the National Election Study 2014, a post-poll survey coordinated by Lokniti, Programme for Comparative Democracy at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi. The overview of the series by Suhas Palshikar talks

UPSC notified NO Change in the Exam Pattern or Syllabus

Today Union Public Service Commission-UPSC notified that there is NO change in the Civil Services Examination -2014 as people were speculating and spreading rumors. Only 2 yrs of age relaxation for all categories as notified earlier. Read below: “The aspirants should note that the Government has decided to allow two

Seven steps to an economic rebalancing

India’s economy is at the core of its global profile. The incoming government can transform global equations by rebalancing the Indian economy, making it a platform for a foreign policy outreach The analogy of what might happen to an aircraft when it suddenly drops from 40,000 feet to 20,000 feet

Indian Consulate in Afghanistan Attacked

Indian Consulate in Afghanistan’s Herat province was on Friday attacked by heavily armed gunmen, who were also carrying rocket-propelled grenades, top Indian officials said, adding that everyone was safe. “India’s Consulate in Herat, Afghanistan attacked. Brave ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police) personnel and Afghan soldiers rebut attackers. All are safe,” said