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Business and Economy
  • Indian Pharma Companies Lead M&A Numbers 
    According to a Goldman Sachs study, Indian pharmaceutical companies are leading in the number of Mergers & Acquisitions of generic industries figuring as buyers in 4 of the 7 deals worldwide.

Democracy, Politics and Judiciary

  • More Conflict of Interest Reports on Maran 
    Another report in the New Indian Express (NIE) revealed broad based and deeper instances of Telecommunications Minister Dayanidhi Maran’s conflict of interest in dealing with wireless spectrums, cable television, and voice technologies for personal gain.

Environment, Health and Education

  • Since when is Punishing a Child Good? 
    In the narrowest interpretation of the law, the Karnataka High Court ruled that under the Sec 95 of Indian Penal Code, a school could beat a child if such beating was done in good faith and to discipline the child.

Terrorism, Defense, Security and Science & Technology
  • US Bans LeT Fronts as LeT Kills Hindus
    On the 3rd anniversary of invasion and occupation of Iraq from the al Qaeda over the weekend, Ayman al-Zawahiri accused the US of giving a “strong impetus to the Indian nuclear programme, while doling out orders to Pakistan.” <More>

  • Naxals Execute 13 Villagers 
    Naxal terrorists killed 13 of the 52 villagers they abducted in a gruesome fashion for opposing their ideology and daring to speak against their methods and means.<More>

  • Farewell to Mig-25
    The Indian Air Force (IAF) bid an emotional farewell to the enigmatic Mig-25 strategic reconnaissance plane capable of flying 30 kilometers near the stratosphere at mach 3 speeds and takes centimeter resolution photographs.<More>


  • China Joins Nuclear Waste Convention
    After years of waffling, China’s legislature, the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress, voted to join the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on Safety of Radioactive Waste Management.<More>

  • IAEA Reports Non-Compliance, Iran Defiant
    The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported back to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) that Iran has not complied with its earlier diktat to suspend nuclear enrichment and Iran has publicly sworn that it will resist the UNSC.<More>


Hot Topics
Featured Analyses
National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme : Making Panchayat Raj Institutions Effective
The Bill on National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme seeks to provide guaranteed employment to one member of every rural household for at least 100 days a year for a minimum wage of Rs.60 per day. Out of 260 million poor people in the country, about 200 million poor people are in rural areas. People in 45% rural India do not get work for six months in a year. 
The Saga of the Jemaah Islamiah
Will Kashmir go the way of Aceh?
A Cry for Help
Watch the Dragon
Cage This "Tiger"
Dalits in India
Was Jinnah a Secularist?
Burying the Howitzer?
Smoking Out Smoking
Featured Edits
U.S. came close to declaring Pakistan a "terrorist" State in 1992


South Indian Inscriptions
Ancient Indian dynasties documented their administration, significant developments, grants, and milestones as inscriptions in temples. The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has documented these inscriptions from 1886. These pages contain inscriptions from Pallava, Chola, Pandya, Western Chalukya, Eastern Chalukya, Rashtrakuta, Hoyasala, Vijayanagara, Vishnukundin, Kakatiya, Reddi, Vaidumba, Chinda, Eastern Ganga, Gajapathi, Kalchurya, Qutb-Shahi of Golkonda, and Moghul,  dynasties.

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