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

    Pallab Bhattacharya writes from New Delhi, India.

  • 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.
  • Now tomato prices go up in India

    After onion, retail price of tomatoes shot up across India on Tuesday due to supply disruptions caused by heavy rains in key growing states.
  • India says onion prices will drop soon

    Onion prices will calm down in the next few days as government-owned agencies have started releasing stock from the central buffer,
  • Rohingya repatriation to Myanmar

    Rohingya Repatriation: Delhi assures Dhaka of continued support

    India assured Bangladesh of continued support for safe and speedy repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar last night.