The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Prime Minister Narendra Modi took the judiciary by surprise on his first ever visit to the Supreme Court last week to attend a dinner hosted by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has imposed a penalty of US$50 million on the West Bengal government for its indifference towards air pollution.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - t’s a Congress-free  North-East now.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Tuesday without question was the worst day the Bhartiya Janata Party has faced in the past four-and-a-half years.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The vote on Tuesday night is the “meaningful vote” promised by Theresa May early on in the Brexit negotiations.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - I had written a column for this newspaper at the end of August, wherein I had stated that the Congress chose to raise the Rafale deal to try and offset the BJP from raising the Bofors and AgustaWestland cases, which had dominated almost every previous election and hurt its vote banks.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The guiding principle of NAFTA that “good trade makes for good neighbours” is extremely apt as the motto for the BRI as well because common prosperity is a far more effective tool in terms of bonding.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - There is much that is fogbound, yet there is reason to describe last Wednesday’s arrest of Meng Wanzhou, the powerful executive of China’s telecom behemoth, Huawei, as a thunderbolt for the markets.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - It is a sad sign of the times that the polarisation of society on political and religious lines is now impacting the military too, or at least the Army.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Amidst our current grave concerns about the number of jobs created in the Indian economy, good news comes from the tourism sector, which generated an estimated 13.9 million additional jobs in the economy between 2014-15 and 2017-18.