North East  /  Published 05.07.20

Villagers reaffirm faith in Constitution

Four villages located along the India-Bangladesh border on Sunday clarified that they have no intention to go with the neighbouring country, while reaffirming their faith in the Constitution. Last we...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Books  /  Published 03.07.20

Nehru: legacy, 16 stormy days

The reverberations of this neutering of the original, unalloyed Constitution, Singh correctly points out, resonate to this day. The source of the Indian State’s repeated infractions on liberty t...
By Uddalak Mukherjee 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 14.06.20

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

Opinion  /  Published 07.06.20

Heal the mind

At the time of Independence, more than a quarter of India’s population had been subjected to deprivation, discrimination and degradation on account of the prevalent caste system. In establishing the...
By Kashish Makkar in

India  /  Published 01.06.20

Nepal bill to redraw India border

The Nepal government on Sunday tabled a constitution amendment bill to provide legislative backing to a new map that includes three territories in dispute with India within Nepal’s territorial limit...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 30.05.20

United stand

Sir — A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court demanding a constitutional amendment to exclude the word, India, from Article 1 of the Constitution — “India, that is Bharat, shall be a Union of...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 13.05.20

Single-judge benches in apex court

The Supreme Court will for the first time in its 83-year existence constitute single-judge benches, a move accelerated by the mounting number of cases during the lockdown. Constituting one-judge bench...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.05.20

Last advice as judge: Statute holy book

Judges should decide cases on the basis not of their religious beliefs but of the Constitution, Justice Deepak Gupta of the Supreme Court said as he retired on Wednesday.“l must say that when a judg...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

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


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