Explained: The fertiliser challenge | Explained News,The Indian Express

Ahead of kharif sowing, due to begin next month, India faces the challenge of meeting its requirement of fertilisers, supply of which has been disrupted in the wake of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. While the government has maintained that there will be no fertiliser shortage for the upcoming season, the challenges include securing supply from … Read more

The good cop | The Indian Express

“The station-house officer will sometimes bush up a case on payment of his terms; he will receive presents from parties and their witnesses… Suspects and innocent persons are bullied and into giving information they are supposed to possess. The police officer, owing to want of detective ability or to indolence, directs his efforts to procure … Read more

A stage for change | The Indian Express

A stage for new beginnings, vocabulary, experiments, explorations and expressions… this was the vision with which Tagore Theater was given a form and shape. India’s first modern city needed a space for creative, social and political dialogues, and a platform for young men and women to express their practices. And Tagore Theater in Sector 18 … Read more

Special to Express: ‘Two years after Chinese aggression in Eastern Ladakh, time to change the narrative’

It was towards early May 2020 that the Chinese undertook a sudden act of aggression in Eastern Ladakh. From the timing and scale, it was evident that the operation was well planned with specific politico-military objectives. Although the Indian Army went in for swift counter-deployment, the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), having secured the first-mover advantage, … Read more

Eat. Pray. Study. Repeat. | India News,The Indian Express

For as long as she can remember, Puja Sharma has had a “craze” for a government job. And a spot in the Railways is her “ekdum dream job (just my dream job)”. A year ago, that “craze” is what brought her to Patna from her hometown Jamshedpur, where her father works as a carpenter. “The … Read more

Eat. Pray. Study. Repeat. | Cities News,The Indian Express

For as long as she can remember, Puja Sharma has had a “craze” for a government job. And a spot in the Railways is her “ekdum dream job (just my dream job)”. A year ago, that “craze” is what brought her to Patna from her hometown Jamshedpur, where her father works as a carpenter. “The … Read more

Tackling the inflation hydra | The Indian Express

After the rampaging virus, flaming prices are the new global scourge. Systemically important central banks that viewed the consistent uptick in inflation as transitory — caused by post-pandemic supply shocks — are now finding it hard to bottle the genie. Expectations that commodity and oil prices would cool down in 2022 as the pandemic ebbed … Read more