India  /  Published 22.01.19

Protests against economic quota gather steam

Three organisations fighting for the cause of social justice are up in arms against the economic quota as they see it as a threat to caste-based reservation.They feel the 10 per cent quota for “econ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.07.19

LGBT red flag in Poland

Sir — At least 30 towns and villages in Poland have declared themselves ‘free of LGBT ideology’. Swidnik was the first to declare its homophobic leanings in this staunchly Catholic country. The ...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 14.06.20

Rights and wrong

Amidst the fear and chaos generated by the Covid-19 pandemic, we witnessed the plight of migrant labourers across India. Even as the economy stands wrecked by the lockdown, various state governments, ...
By Bhaskar Kumar in

India  /  Published 13.06.20

India fumes at Nepal Bill

Nepal’s lower House on Saturday displayed unity to pass a constitutional amendment bill revising its emblem to reflect a new map with territories involved in a dispute with India.Stung, New Delhi re...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.09.19

Archbishop of Canterbury underlines guarantees in statute

The Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Reverend Justin Welby, on Sunday sought to encourage Indian political and religious leaders to maintain the provisions of the Indian Constitution that guarantee ...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta


India  /  Published 30.03.20

Congress MP moves SC for opening borders with Karnataka

Congress MP from Kasaragod Rajmohan Unnithan has moved the Supreme Court seeking direction to the Karnataka government to open its border with his state for smooth movement of ambulances and other eme...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.12.19

Muscularity seems to prevail

Former Union law minister Ashwani Kumar has flagged concerns about the alleged Telangana encounter, suggesting that “muscularity seems to prevail over constitutionality” in contemporary India.Kuma...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.11.19

Babri lawyer: What if…?

Senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan, who had represented the Sunni Central Wakf Board in the Ayodhya title suit, said on Tuesday citizens need to “retrieve” the Constitution from the political executive...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in

Opinion  /  Published 26.11.19

The slow demise of the Constitution

It is ironic that this year’s Constitution Day coincided with what appears to be a constitutional crisis. In Maharashtra, which delivered a fractured mandate in the recent assembly elections, the Bh...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 29.11.18

Fifty shades of saffron

Division is the flavour of the season. The season that has befallen India since 2014. Sadhus gathered in Varanasi for the Param Dharma Sansad expressed their disapproval of both the Dharm Sabha conduc...
By The Editorial Board in


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