Online edition of India's National Newspaper
Friday, June 05, 2009
ePaper | Mobile/PDA Version
Know Your English
A push for the social sector
On May 16, 2009, the United Progressive Alliance became the first political formation since 1984 to have returned to power after completing a full term in office. More remarkably, the UPA came close to achieving a majority defying the commonly ...
Cyclone Aila’s trail of destruction in India and Bangladesh has brought world attention to the plight of tens of thousands of people who spend their entire lives in the path of tropical storms. There is concern also for the Sundarbans, a ...
The zones of conflict in Australia
Do the incidents in Melbourne represent a revival of racism, or are they a reflection of the country’s sagging economy?
The challenge of being Mayawati
By Vidya Subrahmaniam
Mayawati’s 2007 victory was a result of mature, sensible politics. She must reclaim these qualities if she is to recover the ground lost in 2009.
A seeming threat to West Bengal’s Left Front
By Marcus Dam
The Trinamool Congress-led Opposition’s demand for the State government’s dismissal may gain shrill stridency in the months ahead.
Renewables beat fossil fuels in race for investment cash
By Terry Macalister
Clean technologies attract $140bn compared with $110bn for gas, coal and electrical power; the biggest growth for renewable investment comes from China and India.
Corrections and clarifications
* * Asif Ali Zardari is the President of Pakistan and not the Prime Minister as said in the opening paragraph of a report “Will Manmohan meet Zardari in Russia?” (June 4, 2009). * * The Indian High Commissioner in Australia ...
Letters to the Editor
Read Today's supplements: Friday Review | Cinema 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 | 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 © 2009, The Hindu. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu