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TENSION OVER PENSION
KAMAL NATH’S COLD START DOCTRINE
DEATH FOR DISSENT?
THE FALLOUT • AS RUSSIA’S VLADIMIR PUTIN SETS OUT TO SUBJUGATE UKRAINE, WHAT IS THE COST INDIA, HIS OWN COUNTRY AND THE WORLD WILL HAVE TO PAY?
A TORTURED HISTORY • The second-largest country in Europe after Russia, Ukraine was born in 1991 after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The separation created several points of friction between Russia and Ukraine, from the status of disputed Crimea to the ownership of the erstwhile Soviet Union’s Black Sea fleet and its nuclear weapons emplaced in Ukraine. A look at how the festering confrontations led to the current crisis.
OUR RUSSIAN ARMS • The international sanctions on Russia following its invasion of Ukraine could have an impact on ongoing defence deals with India, including for the Triumf S-400 missile platform and the $375 million joint venture with the DRDO to export BrahMos missiles to the Philippines. The Indian armed forces are highly dependent on Russian military hardware.
‘What is the point of a job when you don’t have a country?’ • INDIA TODAY TV’S GAURAV C. SAWANT IS IN KYIV COVERING THE CONFLICT. HIS ON-THE-SPOT REPORT
HOW INDIA WILL BE HIT • RUSSIA'S INVASION OF UKRAINE SENDS WORLD ECONOMIES INTO A TIZZY. THE INTENSITY OF THE IMPACT WILL DEPEND ON HOW PROTRACTED THE CRISIS IS
FASTEN YOUR SEATBELTS • The government’s urgent steps to bring back Indian nationals are overtaken by tragedy
TIE-BREAKER TERRITORY • Why Purvanchal, the Bhojpuri-speaking eastern belt of Uttar Pradesh, may well decide who will rule Lucknow
OVER AT LAST? • THE MILDER OMICRON VARIANT RAISES HOPE THAT WE CAN PERHAPS TAME THE PANDEMIC. IT IS THE UNVACCINATED WHO MAY USHER IN A FRESH WAVE
IN THE PILL BOX • New drugs and their efficacy in reducing the impact of the virus
ADDING AN e TO EDUCATION • RESPONDING TO THE URGENT NEED TO IMPROVE ACCESS TO EDUCATION, THE GOVERNMENT STRENGTHENS ITS E-LEARNING INITIATIVES TO ENSURE A BROADER REACH
DECODING PM e-VIDYA
Womenpreneur in Education
WOMEN'S EDUCATION IN INDIA: THROUGH HISTORICAL LENSES
Sri Chaitanya's Sushma Boppana: 'Women have an amazing skill set'
WOMEN in EdTech
ENTREPRENEURIAL JOURNEY OF Dr. MARIAZEENA JOHNSON
Mrs. Satya Bhalla
Dr Shalya Raj
THE BIG PRIVATISATION PUSHBACK • By January this year, the Centre had achieved just five per cent of its Rs 1.75 lakh crore divestment target for FY22. What ails the privatisation process, and what’s the way out?
IN THEIR SIGHTS • PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE WILDLIFE PROTECTION ACT COULD MAKE IT EASIER FOR CULLS TO TAKE PLACE. SOME WANT TO TAKE IT A STEP FURTHER AND LEGALISE HUNTING IN INDIA
Helping animals find their feet • A Rajasthan veterinarian makes prosthetics to give disabled animals a second chance