October 27, 2017 3:59 PM

    Priority is to prevent Kashmir from turning into Syria: New interlocutor

    The biggest challenge and the top priority in Kashmir are to deradicalize Kashmiri youth and militants and prevent it from turning into a Syria of India, says Dineshwar Sharma, the newly-named interlocutor for talks in Jammu and Kashmir.

    October 06, 2017 5:54 AM

    Lack of jobs will be major issue in next LS polls: Yashwant Sinha

    Dissident BJP leader Yashwant Sinha remains unfazed by all the criticism he has faced for his strong critique of the economy and asserts that lack of jobs will be a major issue in the next Lok Sabha elections.

    August 04, 2017 11:44 AM

    Deeply disturbed over increase in bigotry under Modi government: Gopalkrishna Gandhi

    The opposition's vice-presidential candidate Gopalkrishna Gandhi says that he is deeply disturbed over increase in bigotry and suppression of dissent under the Modi government.

    July 06, 2017 12:18 PM

    Hold BJP responsible for breaking Kashmir promises: Yashwant Sinha

    The BJP should be held to its promise of dialogue with all stakeholders, including Hurriyat, and even Pakistan, as that is the only way out of the present imbroglio in Jammu and Kashmir, says senior party leader Yashwant Sinha.

    April 30, 2017 12:59 PM

    'RSS government' will never recognise progressive writers: Nayantara Sahgal

    A member of the Nehru-Gandhi family and one of India's foremost writers with feminist concerns, Nayantara Sahgal returned her Sahitya Akademi award in 2015 to protest against rising intolerance in the country.