Opinion  /  Published 18.04.20

Grim picture in Madhya Pradesh

The fall of the Kamal Nath government in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic has landed Madhya Pradesh in a grave crisis, making it the only state in the country which does not have a cabinet a...
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Opinion  /  Published 03.10.18

Suu Kyi's global awards should be revoked

Sir — Canada’s Parliament has stripped the Myanmar leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, of her honorary Canadian citizenship. The lawmakers of the North American nation took this step to protest against the ...
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Opinion  /  Published 17.04.20

Listed for slaughter

Sir — All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others. A zoo in Germany has said that it might have to feed some animals to others as a last resort if it is to stay afloat during ...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 28.09.18

NZ PM Jacinda Ardern shows the way

Sir — It was wonderful to see the New Zealand prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, attend the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit at the United Nations with her three-month-old daughter, Neve Te Aroha. The child...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 01.08.19

Conservation is a low priority for our legislators

Sir — It is worrying, but not entirely unexpected, that 22 species of flora and fauna have gone extinct in India in the past few centuries. These findings were recently tabled by the ministry of env...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 31.07.19

The planet suffers because of the greed of a few

Sir — Paris might not be burning yet. But the city — it lends its name to the United Nations agreement on climate change — did experience its hottest day in history last week. In fact, the whole...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 12.04.20

Hope lost

Sir — It was heartbreaking to learn that the senator from Vermont, Bernie Sanders, dropped out of the Democratic presidential race in the United States of America, thus clearing the path for Joe Bid...
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Opinion  /  Published 28.07.19

Protecting women in 'sacred' sites

Sir — The plea to protect women devotees from sexual exploitation by expanding the Vishakha guidelines to religious places has been dismissed by the Supreme Court. A religious site is seldom conside...
By The Telegraph in

Opinion  /  Published 11.04.20

Come back

Sir — In the midst of all the gloom-inducing news surrounding the global death toll in the coronavirus pandemic — the figures have crossed 1,01,000 — there was a sliver of good news. It was hear...
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Opinion  /  Published 24.07.19

We need laws that hold politicians accountable

 Sir — The political drama surrounding Sonbhadra — where 11 villagers were killed over a land dispute — reached its peak when 15 relatives of the victims met the Congress general secretary,...
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