1. Home
  2. English
  3. Important
  4. Important Stories

Important Stories

Zero Covid: China relents, eases curbs to contain mass agitation against Xi regime

Virendra Pandit    New Delhi: Rattled to the core because of widespread mass agitations against Zero Covid policy and the Communist regime led by President Xi Jinping, China on Wednesday eased many pandemic restrictions, allowed some people to quarantine at home rather than in centralized camps, and scrapped compulsory test requirements to enter most public […]

Sri Aurobindo at 150: How he stood against caste discrimination and a more inclusive Hinduism

(Written by Guru Prakash Paswan and Sudarshan Ramabadran) Bengal has produced several seminal thinkers who have set up the foundations of our progress as a civilisational nation-state. Celebrating 75 years of Independence this year, India is taking nascent but steady steps towards enabling social cohesion and is contributing to enabling diversity, equity, and inclusion. Ramakrishna […]

G20: India’s digital transformation a beacon of light for emerging economies, says Kant

Virendra Pandit   New Delhi: As India began to sketch out the prestigious Group of 20 (G20) events for 2023—Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired an all-party meeting at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday on this matter—New Delhi has said the country’s digital transformation is worth emulation by emerging economies. India’s initiatives in digital public infrastructure—such […]

Roving Periscope: “White Revolution” rattles authoritarian China to the core

Virendra Pandit   New Delhi: When Dr. Verghese Kurien launched “Operation Flood” in January 1970, he set in motion the world’s largest dairy development program later known as India’s White Revolution, which empowered millions of milk farmers. In contrast, the ongoing, youth-led “White Revolution” in China has rattled the Communist regime entrenched in the country […]