On a dangerous tangent

The disturbing burden of juvenile crime

Peak performance

Opening Comment

Modi continues to capture fresh territories. The challenge is to retain old ones

Tectonic tactics


Akhilesh-Maya pact is quite unlikely, but it can be a precursor to a big threat to the BJP in Uttar Pradesh

When SWOT analysis fails


Naidu is given to playing his strengths every time there’s an opportunity. But this time the BJP is neither weak nor under threat

"Modiji is way ahead in every respect"


Exclusive interview with Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Juvenile crime and punishment


With juvenile offenders, reform rather than punishment should be the driving idea

Bad water on wheels


Tap water on trains is of dangerously poor quality. A PIL has sought action

The key is to change bureaucrats’ mindset


A retired UP chief secretary reveals how easy or difficult it is to do business in the state

“Automation will not impact India negatively”


Interview with Manish Kumar, CEO & MD, National Skill Development Corporation

The issue is trust, not authority


Civil servants know how to work with political parties of different hues, but the CM must give them respect and their advice due weight