Editorial: Valid question

While seeking the response of the Election Commission as well as the DMK and the AIADMK to a plea, Madras High Court has posed a valid question: “How can a party member contest on symbols of other parties?” Continue Reading

Editorial: From bottom to top

Addressing party workers in Ambala, Nadda said there are hundreds of political parties registered with the Election Commission of India, with some of them recognised as State parties and a few as national ones, but none of them, except the BJP, gives primacy to its workers. Continue Reading

Will it revive economy?

A series of measures was announced by the Finance Ministry that includes rollback of enhanced super-rich tax on foreign and domestic equity investors, exemption of start-ups from ‘angel tax’, a package to address distress in the auto sector and upfront infusion of Rs 70,000 crore to public sector banks, in efforts to boost economic growth from a five-year low. Continue Reading

Tough task ahead

The new Council of Ministers has 24 Cabinet ministers, nine Ministers of State with independent charge and 24 Ministers of State. There are a total of 24 new faces. Continue Reading