Advertisement


Constitution
India  /  Published 09.01.19

BJP caste boomerang worry

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday told a public rally in Maharashtra’s Solapur that his government had demolished the falsehood being spread and provided 10 per cent extra reservation withou...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.19

Reservation bill: Taking the Constitution lightly

Nowadays, even a constitutional amendment is taken lightly. This is suggested by the speed at which the National Democratic Alliance’s proposal to extend 10 per cent reservations to economically bac...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 07.01.19

Negation of social justice: Academics

Political parties have largely supported economic quota but wondered whether it can be implemented, while academics are divided on the relevance of the additional reservations.Congress communication c...
By TT Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.12.19

Tryst with a new, chilling destiny

New India has made a tryst with a new — but chilling — destiny. The passage of the citizenship (amendment) bill, which was passed by both Houses of Parliament, is a testimony to the growing distan...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 11.12.19

IPS officer quits over bill

An IPS officer said on Wednesday that he had decided to resign from the service as protest against the “blatantly communal and unconstitutional” Citizenship (Amendment) Bill.Abdur Rahman, posted a...
By PTI in Mumbai

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.19

Our truncated definitions of citizenship

It is difficult to say whether orthodoxy, as well as its nemesis, dynamism, are characteristic more of a given society or the ideas it receives and internalizes. We believe that normally any major shi...
By G.N. Devy in

Books  /  Published 04.01.19

The power of hatred generated by 2014 election

Further, Uday Chandra analyses the complicated negotiations in the somewhat politically marginal Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand. Also, the Aam Aadmi Party remains in contention as a welfare-oriented centr...
By Raziuddin Aquil in

Opinion  /  Published 20.11.18

Principle of reservations turned upside down

Affirmative action is based on constructive principles. According to the Constitution, reservations are for groups which are less developed economically and educationally than the mainstream. The idea...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 14.04.19

Majoritarian bullying: We must say no

Time was that general elections had India collectively holding its breath... then exhaling. Parties campaigned furiously, there was a mandatory two-day lull on election eve and then everyone (or nearl...
By Mukul Kesavan in

Opinion  /  Published 18.02.20

Ideal space and reason

It is not dissent or peaceful protest that is anti-democratic, but the destruction of the spaces for protest that goes against deliberative democracy. In a lecture luminous with reason, the Supreme Co...
By The Editorial Board in


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.