Cambridge launches appeal for missing Darwin notebooks

London, Nov. 25 -- The University of Cambridge's library on Tuesday launched a public appeal to help locate two notebooks of the iconic naturalist and alumnus, Charles Darwin, one of which contains hi... Read More

Tarun Gogoi: The man who brought peace and growth to Assam

India, Nov. 25 -- One of the first things that struck anyone who met Tarun Gogoi, whether in or out of power, was his smile. But behind that beaming exterior was an astute political mind and a strong ... Read More

Getting ready for the vaccine

India, Nov. 25 -- In his comments at a meeting with chief ministers to discuss Covid-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi underlined, rightly so, the need to take precautions which will help prevent the s... Read More

Biden's team of liberal internationalists

India, Nov. 25 -- The incoming Joe Biden administration has chosen a foreign policy team of liberal internationalists in an era of hard-edged realism. The question for New Delhi is not whether they ha... Read More

Becoming a court of all citizens

India, Nov. 25 -- In 1944, at the height of the World War II, the best judge not appointed to the United States Supreme Court, Justice Learned Hand, was welcoming new citizens, who were taking the oat... Read More

When China wanted to make peace with India

India, Nov. 25 -- In April 1960, Zhou Enlai embarked on an ambitious diplomatic mission to India to attempt a resolution. Let us recall the context. The previous year, Sino-Soviet differences had come... Read More

The Covid-19 pandemic and the shift in domestic politics

India, Nov. 25 -- Since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, a considerable commentary has ensued on its impact on geopolitics, on economics and the role of technology. But these impacts are intertw... Read More

Azam sister's case: HC orders status quo, seeks LMC reply in 2 weeks

Lucknow, Nov. 25 -- The Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on Tuesday ordered to maintain status quo in former minister Azam Khan's sister's case and ordered the Lucknow Municipal Corporation to fi... Read More

One killed, two missing as car falls into canal

MEERUT, Nov. 25 -- A woman died and three others were injured when an uncontrolled Alto car fell into the Ganga canal after breaking roadside safety wall near village Kamhera in Muzaffarnagar district... Read More

Newborn girl found in plastic bag

MEERUT, Nov. 25 -- A few passersby rescued a newborn girl who was found wrapped in a plastic bag and abandoned at a secluded place in Rithani locality of Partapur area on Monday evening, said police. ... Read More