Opinion  /  Published 07.02.20

The flag must fly high

Are symbols eternal? Emblems defy time because they represent ideas, and ideas, history has shown, can endure in spite of such adversaries as time and tyrants. Indeed, the march of human civilization ...
By The Editorial Board in

North East  /  Published 08.03.19

Hint at SKM-BJP poll alliance

The Sikkim Krantikari Morcha and the BJP have reached close to an agreement to fight the coming parliamentary and Assembly elections in the state jointly but opinion was divided over its impact on the...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

India  /  Published 29.01.20

Discourse signals grave danger: Sinha

Former BJP leader and one-time Union minister Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday alleged “grave danger” to Indian democracy from what he said was the BJP’s intention of dividing India along religious l...
By Sanjay K Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.01.20

'Samvidhaan' is Oxford's Hindi word of 2019

Oxford University Press (OUP) on Tuesday named Samvidhaan' (Constitution) the Oxford Hindi Word of 2019, saying it received widespread attention in the year which was witness to the spirit of the Indi...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 27.01.20

Preamble is changeable: VC

Visva-Bharati vice-chancellor Bidyut Chakraborty courted yet another controversy on Sunday when he criticised those opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act by reading the Constitution’s Preamble, w...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Santiniketan


Opinion  /  Published 27.01.20

Essence of India

Perhaps the best thing about our present rulers is that they have forced us to go back and examine the founding vision and principles of a country that, despite its many failings and unfulfilled promi...
By Samantak Das in Calcutta

India  /  Published 26.01.20

Congress sends Constitution copy to PM

The Congress on Sunday alerted the people against the dangers of diluting the Constitution, doing so probably for the first time since the document’s adoption in 1950 and striking a sombre mood rath...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.03.19

What does it mean to be Indian?

Thankfully, I happen to share with my would-be detractors an avid interest in Indian history, which helps me dispel these self-effacing albeit historically inaccurate arguments. If we go by historical...
By Debobroto Das in

North East  /  Published 24.01.20

Call to save Constitution

The Co-Ordination Committee against the Citizenship Amendment Act will observe Republic Day as Constitution Protection Day on Sunday to “underline the threat posed to the Constitution allegedly by t...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

India  /  Published 17.01.20

FIRs over ‘new statute’ post

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has filed defamation cases with two Lucknow police stations accusing identified people of circulating on social media a fake “new Constitution” and attributing it f...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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