Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Thursday, May 14, 2009
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Google



Opinion
News Update

News
ePaper
Front Page
National
States:
• Tamil Nadu
• Andhra Pradesh
• Karnataka
• Kerala
• New Delhi
• Other States
International
Opinion
Business
Sport
Miscellaneous
• Cartoons
Engagements

Sudoku
Today's Headlines


RSS Feeds


Specials
In Focus
Photo Gallery
Events 2008
Know Your English

Features:
Magazine
Literary Review
Open Page
Metro Plus
Business
Education Plus
Book Review
Young World
SciTech
NXg
Friday Review
Cinema Plus
Quest
Property Plus

Stocks
Quotes
SE Diary

Advts
Retail Plus
Classifieds
Jobs
Obituary

Archives
Yesterday's Issue
Datewise

Google

Group Sites
The Hindu
The Hindu ePaper
Business Line
Business Line ePaper
Sportstar
Frontline
Publications
eBooks
Images
Ergo

Home

Editorials
Improving market sentiment
The question whether the worst of the economic crisis is behind has, in recent times, elicited a positive answer in India and this is based partly on hope and partly on some indicators. A part of the optimism comes from developments in the ...

Tripartism in the time of crisis
The International Labour Organisation’s call for a global jobs pact to reverse the economic crisis — by most accounts the severest since the great depression of the 1930s — is a measure of its relentless focus on narrowing ...

Leader Page Articles
Is it the end of the road for Gordon Brown?
By Hasan Suroor

Next month, Gordon Brown will complete two years in Downing Street. And he has been more in the news for the wrong reasons.

News Analysis
The role and duty of a State Governor
By V.R. Krishna Iyer

To assume, as the Opposition in Kerala does, that the State Governor has the discretion to substitute his judgment for that of the Cabinet is outrageous.

Economic crisis of global capitalism: beyond regulation
By Venkatesh Athreya

Any effort to end the crisis must recognise the need for substantial demand stimulus by the state. This implies giving up the obsession with the ‘fiscal deficit’ and boldly stimulating the economy so as to provide a wide social basis for recovery.

Reality of bioterrorism: it’s not at all easy to do
By Bruce Schneier

Most instances of food poisonings occur at the end of the food supply chain — at home.

How far can Washington go?
By Vladimir Radyuhin

Neither Moscow nor Washington is prepared to let the row over Georgia endanger its commitment to improve bilateral ties.

Corrections and clarifications
* The first paragraph of a report “Varun issue: U.P. moves Supreme Court” (May 13, 2009) said “The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday challenged in the Supreme Court the recommendation of the State Advisory Board of the ...

Letters to the Editor





Read Today's supplements: Metro Plus | Sci Tech | NXg |

Send: Comments to: thehindu@vsnl.com
Letters to the Editor to: letters@thehindu.co.in with full postal address

Yesterday's
Opinion Page



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
Group Sites: The Hindu | The Hindu ePaper | Business Line | Business Line ePaper | Sportstar | Frontline | Publications | eBooks | Images | Ergo | Home |

Copyright 2009, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu