2020-07-03 20:02:25| The Economic Times
View: No getting away from the maskIn the early stages of the pandemic there was confusion about this, but now it is established that, while hardly fool-proof, masks are the simplest firstline defence against transmission of a virus that lodges in the lungs. They block people breathing the virus in, but even more important, they reduce the amount of the virus that those who are already infected can breathe out.
2020-07-02 19:19:53| The Economic Times
The delays and uncertainty at ports are hurting our industries especially pharma, auto and electronic sectors that, over the years, have become part of the global value chain.
2020-06-30 07:23:49| The Economic Times
Once the Modi government puts away the Chinese ghost from its political imagination, then it will be able to counter China at the LAC more effectively. In the last 70 years, India has created the example that democracy and economic progress are not incompatible.
2020-06-29 19:48:02| The Economic Times
View: Look at foreign funding holistically The fact is that neither is RGF the only institution receiving funds from a foreign government, nor is the Chinese embassy the only embassy dispensing such funds in New Delhi.
2020-06-28 20:11:16| The Economic Times
View: Act, not react with ChinaOr else we will have to relive the sorry picture of British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain alighting from a plane on September 30, 1938 claiming that he had brought peace for our time. Eleven months later, Adolf Hitler invaded Poland.