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Opinion  /  Published 19.09.20

Chilling letter by AI: writing on the screen

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Opinion  /  Published 18.09.20

Farms in ferment: LS passes farmer bills

A furious debate has broken out in the political salons of Delhi, corporate boardrooms and the farmlands of the country over the latest wave of reforms that the Narendra Modi government has unleashed ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 17.09.20

Head in the sand: Data on unorganized sector

The Centre has announced its intention to create a national database for the unorganized sector that will also include migrants. This decision must be welcomed. But it must also be ensured that the Bh...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 17.09.20

Safe seat: Pending cases against legislators

Accusation in a criminal case is not guilt. And in the unceasing scramble for votes in Indian politics, false accusations against political rivals are far from unknown. At the same time, it is underst...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 16.09.20

Broken pledge: Staggered PF interest payments

The Centre has announced staggered payment of interest on employees’ provident fund organization accounts. The announced interest rate of 8.5 per cent will not be paid upfront. An interest rate ...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 16.09.20

Come clean: Rajnath Singh on China

What is left unsaid, at times, says a lot more than what is actually uttered. In a statement to the Lok Sabha, the Union defence minister, Rajnath Singh, stated that China has amassed a formidable num...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 15.09.20

Loud vassal: Media as judge and jury

The jurisdiction of the kangaroo court is no longer limited to the hinterland. Its ambit, it seems, has now extended to the drawing rooms of urban India, with a prejudiced, virulent, agenda-driven ele...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 15.09.20

Slip or not: Delhi Police and riot evidence

Eleven lakh pages of technical data cannot be a joke. On these would be based the questioning of Umar Khalid, a former student of Jawaharlal Nehru University and one of the protestors against the Citi...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 14.09.20

Secure law: The National Security Act

The value of a law depends on its application. The National Security Act, 1980 permits preventive detention — up to a maximum of 12 months — “in certain cases and for matters connect...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 13.09.20

Thought control: Violence in universities

Rowdyism and violence have no place in centres of learning. Indian universities, unfortunately, have been witness to such excesses in campuses, time and again. Political animosities have, more often t...
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