The toughest times have been met by the Prime Minister with calm.
The Covid-19 crisis has laid bare leadership in each country, sealing the fate of its people as an invisible enemy wreaks havoc.
Post the pandemic, changing the way global supply chains function and shifting manufacturing and production out of China is how new opportunities emerge for India.
Though the state machinery came into action right after the first case, the situation has become more critical in Maharashtra as cases are rising every day.
Top government officials admit that with Nitish Kumar at the helm, the state government’s response system has always performed several notches above the standardised levels during all previous disasters.
At the moment, things are such a mess in the Congress, that if he had a chance, even Rahul will not mind joining the BJP.
For 70 years, Chinese propaganda has been mastering the Art of Disinformation. Beijing’s rewriting history of the 1959 Tibetan Uprising is a classic example.
The Madhya Pradesh chief minister has killed irony several times over by asking people to not be a Covidiot.
Chouhan, more popularly known as “Mamaji” for the various schemes he introduced to benefit the women of Madhya Pradesh, resumed the CM’s gaddi after a hiatus of a little over 15 months.
When UN OHCHR sought to file an intervention application in the Supreme Court against CAA, the Indian government claimed that no foreign party has locus standi on CAA as it pertains to Indian sovereignty.
Farmers are worried about the fallout of Covid-19 on the harvest season.
The government has to fight on two fronts — against the internal lobbies ranged against it and the external lobbies as well, with both in symbiosis.
These are tough times of global crisis when leadership has been in short supply. For India, Modi has so far been successful in providing the right mix of authority and reassurance.
The Kilo class is the most numerous submarine class operated by the Indian Navy.
The former Chief Justice of India has not been made a Rajya Sabha member on a party ticket, but has been nominated by the President.
India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about the YES Bank crisis and the fatal combination of ambition, greed and corruption that led to a series of failures of Indian banks, in the March 23, 2020 edition of the India Today Magazine.
It is not just that Scindia’s role is badly enacted but the silence of other Congress leaders is also frustrating. Even Rahul or Sonia or the CM could do with a few more lines of explanation.
Disrupting conventional thinking, Prime Minister Modi held a video conference to fight Covid-19 with all SAARC leaders.
While India has given a strong turn in the energy roadmap towards renewables and re-balancing the energy mix, it would be unfair to expect to wean off fossil fuels completely at this stage of our developmental cycle.
While many reasons are being attributed to Jyotiraditya Scindia quitting the Congress, only the Nehru-Gandhi family is to be blamed for the mess.
Fortunes of leaders like Jagan Mohan Reddy and Himanta Biswa Sarma have soared after leaving the Congress. Will Jyotiraditya also strike gold?
Of late, it has increasingly become apparent that social media is more than a tool today. It has become a weapon in its own right.
India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about how Delhi riots were a breakdown of institutions designed to anticipate, avert and act against communal incidents, in the March 16, 2020 edition of the India Today Magazine.
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Yashodhara Raje Scindia has called Jyotiraditya’s entry into the BJP a ghar wapasi, but the family has fight bitterly over ‘ghar’ and more.
Menon was one of the strangest characters to have appeared on the political scene after independence.
Donald Trump admitted publicly that the Taliban could well take over power in Afghanistan, arguing that the United States cannot be there for another 20 years.
Foreign media rarely analyse why an overwhelming majority of India’s 200 million Muslims don’t want to settle in a Muslim-majority country.
In her new book Messiah Modi, the biggest charge Singh makes against Modi is that he has developed the ‘messiah syndrome’.
Delhi riot was independent India’s first digital riot, broadcast live on our phones. There was nothing that was hidden, and it was left to the people to make up their minds as to who did what and when.
India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about how the US President’s visit was a triumph of Modi’s personalised, pragmatic and multi-aligned foreign policy, in the March 9, 2020 edition of the India Today Magazine.
The editorial in Saamana — founded by Bal Thackeray — has always been considered the voice of the party chief.
Besides India’s neighbourhood policy, fructification of the wider Indo-Pacific policy of India also depends on its relations with Myanmar.
Hearing the plea on hate speeches by BJP leaders ahead of the Delhi riots, the Supreme Court said that it is feeling “pressure” of the circumstances and cannot “handle” the pressure.
Civil society has to respond, rise to the occasion inventively and to respond to a regime that does not understand the spirit of the preamble.
Today, depending on which side you are batting for, you choose your own facts and then force other people to conform to whatever opinion you subscribe to.
It must go to India's credit that despite his previous track record, Trump didn't embarrass the hosts.
Water needs a multidisciplinary approach that exceeds the capacity of reductionist engineering and myopic neoclassical economics.
The true impact of 'Namaste Trump' will far exceed the hype or the fine print.
Commentators say that the biggest problem is that Rahul Gandhi is the chosen one and the party doesn’t know what he stands for.
Air Force One and POTUS are inseparable. So much so that if the US President isn’t onboard, Air Force One cannot even be called Air Force One.
The TRS government is balancing development and welfare. YSR Congress is busy fixing problems created by its predecessor.
Swamiji Krushnaswarup Dasji's words have outraged the liberals who think girls of menstruating age menstruate and refuse to acknowledge that the word menstruation begins with men, who decide what women can touch and when.
Much needs to be done by the Modi government to take the India-US relationship to a new level despite key challenges.
India Today Group Editor-in-Chief talks about how Arvind Kejriwal scored an emphatic victory in Delhi after AAP’s governance card trumped the BJP’s polarising campaign, in the February 24, 2020 edition of the India Today Magazine.
From saying there is no alternative to Kejriwal to ridiculing his opponent, the Delhi CM followed the Modi script to the last word.
The process began when the results of the 2014 national elections came out. Many called it a vote for Hindutva.
It seems like more than anyone else, it is Sisodia who is aware of his limitations as a politician.
Arvind Kejriwal and the Aam Aadmi Party can now aspire to spread wings in other states as well.
The Delhi legislative assembly election 2020 was a very important election due to various reasons, both national and local.