Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Wednesday, November 12, 2008
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Obama and the Iraq war
While President-elect Barack Obama’s promise to withdraw United States troops from Iraq within 16 months of the inauguration of his term remains on the table, there are early signs that he will be under pressure to backtrack. The three top ...
Sourav Ganguly changed the course of Indian cricket. His record of 21 wins in 49 Tests is the best ever by an Indian captain. He negotiated Indian cricket’s time of troubles — which arose from the match-fixing scandals — with ...
Leader Page Articles
Reject the Margaret Alva proposition
By Harish Khare
For the first time a senior Congress leader has publicly proposed some kind of family entitlement. The Congress ought to move decisively against claims of family privileges if it wants to remain relevant to modern, democratic India.
Politics of polarisation
By Sreeram Chaulia
Thai politics has degenerated into a relentless slugfest, generating spin-offs of narrow nationalism and militarism.
Obama and the new ambience in East Asia
By P. S. Suryanarayana
Will Barack Obama consider a five-way dialogue among the U.S., China, India, Japan, and Russia for Asia-Pacific stability?
Empress of African song
By Graeme Ewens
An outspoken opponent of apartheid, Miriam Makeba was exiled for 30 years
Iraq reopens bridge
Iraq reopened on Tuesday a main bridge linking Sunni and Shi’ite districts in northern Baghdad. During a ceremony attended by several senior Iraqi officials and hundreds of people, the al-A’imma, or Imams bridge, was reopened ...
Corrections and clarifications
A sentence in the twelfth paragraph of an article “Obama wonder and Bush blunder” (Op-Ed, November 11, 2008) was “Osama bin Laden committed outrageous terrorism on the WTO building and he was considered to be among the ...
Letters to the Editor
Read Today's supplements: Metro Plus | Opportunities |
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 | NXg | Friday Review | Cinema Plus | Young World | Property Plus | Quest |
Advts: Retail Plus | Classifieds | Jobs | Obituary | Updates: Breaking News |
The Hindu Group:
Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Copyright © 2008, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu