Pallab Bhattacharya, New Delhi | The Daily Star
  • Pallab Bhattacharya, New Delhi

    Pallab Bhattacharya writes from New Delhi, India.

  • What is straining India’s relationship with China and Nepal?

    India’s relations with two of its northern neighbours China and Nepal have of late come under considerable strain over territorial disputes.
  • End of the Dhoni era?

    Former captain and wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni was excluded on Thursday from the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) list of centrally-contracted players, triggering fresh doubts on his future
  • Assam NRC

    An expression of concern?

    The cancellations of Foreign Minister Abdul Momen and Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan’s visits to India amid protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act could be seen as the first sign of rough edges in the bilateral relations over the contentious law.
  • U2 collaborates with A R Rahman

    Inspired by Mahatma Gandhi’s ideology of non-violence, Irish band U2, in collaboration with Oscar-winning composer A R Rahman, released a new track, Ahimsa (non-violence) under the banner of Island records.
  • Delhi pollution a concern ahead of Tigers’ T20I

    A spike in air pollution in Delhi has become a cause for concern in the run-up to the day-night India-Bangladesh T20I on November 3. According to government agencies, the air pollution level in the Indian capital shot up yesterday and was expected to enter the ‘severe’ category last night due to firecracker emissions on the occasion of Diwali, unfavourable weather and a significant spike in stubble burning.