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Growing unemployment: Battle of two parallel realities

Last week, a 20-year-old man from Kapkot in Uttarakhand's Bageshwar district consumed poison after failing the Agniveer entrance test....

As Nepal heads to polls, Here’s what major parties are say...

From L-R: Puspa Kamal Dahal, K.P. Oli, Sher Bahadur Deuba and Madhav Kumar Nepal. Collage: The Wire Kathmandu/New Delhi: In t...

Cities under strain: India’s predicted urban boom

In this photograph taken on October 31, devotees gather to worship the sun on the banks of river Yamuna during the Hindu festival of...

Engagement returns

The US-Pakistan engagement is back. Historically, the two countries have not remained estranged for long before re-engaging. But t...

The march and after

The battle lines have now been clearly drawn. Apparently undeterred by the security establishment’s frontal attack, Imran Khan is...

The declining middle class leaves politics unruffled

Anecdotal evidence suggests that many of those who consider themselves middle class are fighting hard to stay there, and thos...

Analyzing PM Shehbaz’s visit to China

For a few days, the news was circulating that the Prime Minister of Pakistan along with a high-level delegation including Foreign Minis...

Sunak’s rise to PM

Rishi Sunak emerging as Britain’s new prime minister after having lost to Liz Truss in a Conservative Party leadership tussl...

Arvind Kejriwal's radical transformation

Illustration: Ajay Mohanty If Narendra Modi ever gives up being the Hindu Hriday Samrat, who do you think will line up to take his...

Role of tax cuts in Sri Lankan crisis

Gotabaya Rajapaksa has admitted that the failures of his government led to shortages and price hikes. Photo: AFP / Sri Lankan Presi...

An office for Mr. Kharge

Mallikarjun Kharge after his election as Congress president. In the background is a file image of 24 Akbar Road, which houses the Con...

Kharge can't revive Congress, but the party's vote share m...

Mallikarjun Kharge Elected As The New President Of The Congress Party Now that the Congress party has elected a new, non-Gandhi fa...

Twin deficits, balance of payments issues plague Sri Lanka

The IMF has allowed Sri Lanka to use the funds provided by it for managing the fiscal deficit. Photo: AFP / Mandel Ngan After the...

The Anatomy of Pakistan’s 2022 Floods

Homes are surrounded by floodwaters in Sohbat Pur city, a district of Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, August 29...

Are India’s arms exports on ‘cusp of a revolution’?

The BrahMos Missile System is showcased in New Delhi during the Republic Day Parade on January 26, 2009. Photo: B M Meena / Indian Mi...

Are Muslims the only victims?

Muslim devotees offer Namaz at Sector 37 parking area amidst protests, on December 3, 2021 in Gurugram, India [Vipin Kumar/Hindustan...

Why the messiness of the Congress election offers a glimme...

PTI,@ashokgehlot51 and IANS The Congress presidential poll has dominated the headlines in recent days, with many analysts berating...

Grappling with fever, blisters & 4.30am alarms, what’s kee...

Neurologist Shushruta Haden (centre) with fellow yatris take a break from the yatra Monday | Photo: Disha Verma | ThePrint Tumkur,...

The centrality of elections in political process

Maoist Centre chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal flanked by his comrades Narayankaji Shrestha (left) and Baburam Bhattarai, pictured outside th...

Politics in Bangladesh: Who cares for the people?

As the election nears, political clashes scale up Another general election is around the corner. It is one and a half years away f...

Gen Bajwa’s US visit seen as part of efforts to reset ties

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin greets Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa.—Courtesy Pentagon WASHINGTON: Chief of t...