Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Saturday, June 16, 2007
Ms. Patil and the Presidency
Sometimes, the best political decisions are arrived by stitching together a compromise. The surprise nomination of Pratibha Devisingh Patil as the Presidential candidate of the United Progressive Alliance and the Left parties was preceded by ...
A shattered dream
The Palestinians find themselves in a situation quite similar to what they were in before Israel grabbed their territories in the 1967 war. The Gaza Strip and the West Bank are politically separated and the dream of a united sovereign state has ...
Leader Page Articles
Nuclear weapon-free world a mirage?
By M.R. Srinivasan
There are some new portends of a revival of the cold war era arms race. India should propose an updated version of the Rajiv Gandhi Plan, focussing on a no-first-use commitment by all states possessing nuclear weapons and a comprehensive test ban.
Why India should cut carbon emissions
By K. Venugopal
It is simply a matter of raising energy efficiency.
Little to celebrate at the birth of `Hamastan'
By Ian Black
The blow to the Palestinians is especially grave because for decades it was thought they would never descend to civil strife.
Corrections and Clarifications
* The sixth paragraph in a report "How the President is elected" (June 14, 2007) gave the formula for determining the quota for a candidate to be declared in the Presidential election as: "For example, assuming the total value of valid votes ...
Letters to the Editor
Read Today's supplements: Metro Plus | Property Plus |
Send: Comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Letters to the Editor to: email@example.com with full postal address
News: ePaper | Front Page | National | Tamil Nadu | Andhra Pradesh | Karnataka | Kerala | New Delhi | Other States | International | Opinion | Business | Sport | Miscellaneous | Today's Headlines | Features: Magazine | Literary Review | Metro Plus | Open Page | Education Plus | Book Review | Business | SciTech | Friday Review | Young World | Property Plus | Quest |
Advts: Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |
The Hindu Group:
Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Copyright © 2007, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu