The gulf between Delhi and Moscow

India, April 7 -- Russia's foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, and external affairs minister, S Jaishankar, have reiterated their commitment to the bilateral relationship. But beneath the story of cordia... Read More

Covid-19: Five questions about vaccination

India, April 7 -- Facile comments about making the Covid-19 vaccine available to those who need it, rather than those who want it, hide the fact that India's vaccine strategy needs an urgent reboot, o... Read More

From 1980 to 2021, the BJP's journey

India, April 6 -- If there is one political story that captures the shift in Indian politics over the last four decades, it is that of the birth, failure, success, failure, and then even greater succe... Read More

At stake, the future of the Indian polity | HT Editorial

India, April 5 -- On Tuesday, voters in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Puducherry, Assam and West Bengal will choose elected representatives for their state assemblies (Bengal's polls will continue through the m... Read More

Battling Covid-19 in Mumbai

India, April 4 -- Who is responsible for Mumbai's mess? The answer is simple: Years of apathy under successive governments that sought to treat the city as a cash machine, rather than a living ecosyst... Read More

Delhi must impose curbs

India, April 2 -- India is in the middle of another big surge in Covid-19 infections. On Thursday, it saw 81,413 new cases, the highest since October 1. Maharashtra had 43,183 infections, the highest ... Read More

The fight for gender equality | HT Editorial

India, April 1 -- India has slipped 28 places to rank 140 among 156 countries in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap Report 2021, becoming the third-worst performer in South Asia. According t... Read More

Covid-19: Citizens must take the jab | HT Editorial

India, April 1 -- Anyone above the age of 45 can now get a coronavirus vaccine in India. The wait for these doses began on March 2, 2020, when the outbreak was confirmed to have taken hold in the coun... Read More

The scars of 2020-2021

India, March 31 -- Fiscal year 2020-21, which ended on March 31, has been a time of unprecedented economic disruption due to the pandemic. The Indian economy is expected to contract by 8% in 2020-21, ... Read More

The thaw on the India-Pakistan front

India, March 31 -- Responding to Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi's letter greeting Pakistan on its national day, Pakistan's PM, Imran Khan, has claimed that his country seeks "peaceful, cooperative ... Read More