The Statesman (India)

NEW Delhi (The Statesman/ANN) - Punjab is already among the leading consumers of alcohol in the country. Its per capita annual consumption of 7.9 litres places it second in the country among all states.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The scenario is extremely unfortunate, and runs counter to the Finance minister’s assurance, let alone the long march towards a knowledge economy, development of skills and digital India.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) -​ The black is once again the target of white prejudice, if not violence and killings quite yet as in the United States.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) -​ The Kathmandu Post, a member of the Asia News Network like this newspaper, republished an article carried by another network member, the Korea Herald, which suggested that China’s secrecy had made the coronavirus crisis worse.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Ba had passed through that fire often enough. She had been to jail several times in South Africa. Suffering for the sake of the country’s freedom had become so natural to her that she thought nothing of imprisonment for herself, her husband or her children.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The Chief Justice has advanced cogent reasons for effecting a balance between development and the environment.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Equally, is it an index to Afghanistan’s fractured polity that the result was declared close to six months after the election was held ~ in September last year.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Czech novelist Milan Kundera in his seminal work The Unbearable Lightness of Being posed an ever-recurring question: what can life be worth when the first rehearsal for life is life itself?

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - US President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Ahmedabad and New Delhi on February 24 and 25.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ ANN) - The new “Points-Based Immigration System” will award points for specific skills, professions, salaries or alifications/attributes, and visas will be awarded to those who gain sufficient points.