Jharkhand  /  Published 14.07.20

15 districts get new commissioners

In a major bureaucratic reshuffle, the state government on Tuesday transferred and posted as many as 17 IAS officers, including officials who held key positions in important departments such as agricu...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 17.05.20

Hearts of steel

If John Kenneth Galbraith’s description of India as a “functioning anarchy” held, we should have collapsed before the coronavirus by now. Instead, it is Galbraith’s country and other developed...
By Jawhar Sircar in

North East  /  Published 05.05.20

Bureaucrats reshuffled

V.S. Bhaskar, chairman, board of revenue, Assam and additional chief secretary to the government of Assam, hill areas, mines & minerals and pensions and public grievances, have been relieved of th...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 13.11.19

NRC: The State as a dehumanized machine

In her book, Paper Tiger: Law, Bureaucracy and the Developmental State in Himalayan India, Nayanika Mathur understands the Indian State as binary and in contradiction. For her, there is a State on pap...
By Bhargabi Das in


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