India  /  Published 18.11.18

Calcutta High Court renaming has to wait

The election season may have broken out in a rash of name changes involving cities and districts, but the high courts of Calcutta, Bombay and Madras may have to wait a while yet.A bill that sought to ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 15.11.18

Poor policies make public transport unsafe

Sir — The state government had said in June that it will do away with the ‘commission system’ of earning for bus drivers and conductors. The ‘commission system’ — under which bus workers e...
By The Telegraph

India  /  Published 14.02.19

BJP finds UP lifeline in Mulayam

The BJP has seized on Mulayam Singh Yadav’s lavish praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament, hoping that the Samajwadi Party patriarch’s comments on Wednesday would confuse voters lea...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Houses stalled over discussion on riots

By TT Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 16.11.18

MLAs work even fewer days than MPs do

Indian politicians seem to fervently believe that all work and no play will make them dull — so much so that they opt almost entirely out of doing their jobs. This aversion to work became clearer wh...
By The Editorial Board


India  /  Published 02.01.20

BJP to rework CAA campaign

The BJP is working on a fresh propaganda blitz to take on the Opposition campaign against the amended citizenship act, betraying signs of concern at the widening protests against the contentious law.B...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 28.01.19

Why Britain must talk European

The author is Professor of European Studies at Oxford University and a Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University...
By Timothy Garton Ash

Opinion  /  Published 26.09.18

Keeping criminals out of politics

In its 244th report in 2014, the Law Commission distinguished between “earlier” times when politicians had suspected links to criminals — the N.N. Vohra committee findings on the Mumbai blasts p...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 16.07.19

Modi whip on House truants

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday cracked the whip on ministers who skip Parliament duty and asked for the names of the absentees.Modi raised the issue at the weekly closed-door meeting of party...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 25.09.19

Tribals unseated by a breach of trust

By Virginius Xaxa


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