Seema Chishti unpacks SC order which says that a ‘re-convert’ to Hinduism from Christianity would be entitled to quota benefits.
In an interview with IE, Sen speaks on some of the questions that have been raised about his relationship with the university. Excerpts.
The dish has come to telegraphically signal ‘anti-national’.
Dreze and Reetika Khera of IIT Delhi met Subramanian on February 10 to discuss their recent work on PDS leakages and related matters.
The CBCI is understood to have conveyed its displeasure to Syro-Malabar church authorities.
Delhi and Puducherry are seen as Union Territories with Assemblies, and are called ‘half-states’ even though the term does not technically exist.
The voters’ expectations will now force AAP to think big.
Why a victory or setback in the national capital matters
Desired or dismissed, party stirs Patel Nagar, a seat whose choice has invariably formed govt.
On Janpath, even Congress loyalists and Modi fans acknowledge AAP.
Former Attorney General Soli Sorabjee said that the 'Constitution itself is secular', and a debate is 'totally unnecessary'.
Roznama Khabrain writes that Obama laid emphasis on his observation that India can develop only if it is not divided on religious lines.
Data was analysed using National Sample Survey 68th round, 2011-12, and information available with Health Ministry.
Shoaib Iqbal explains his decision to switch parties, as do Chaudhry Sahi Ram and Krishna Tirath. Seema Chishti reports.
Opinions and expectations differ but there is agreement on the likelihood of a close election.
In India, the Constitution guarantees free speech but not the right to offend. A look at what has constrained and qualified that right.
There will be a session on the slogan of ‘inclusive growth’ and to point out discrepancies.
One of the stalwarts of Urdu literature, Pakistani writer Intizar Husain on his childhood in India, the politics of language and the intolerance towards minorities in Pakistan.
Delhi architect beefs up Nathuram’s views with his own to serve ‘democracy’.
The Centre said last week that it would start consultations for a consensus on a Uniform Civil Code at the earliest.
US-based doctor and writer has written his most recent book, ‘Being Mortal’.
The health system, he warned, was becoming a threat to individual well-being.
Seema Chishti explains issues in the debate.
Going by respondents’ admissions, untouchability is the most widespread among Brahmins, followed by OBCs.
When the Trinamool Congress twirled umbrellas in the House on Tuesday, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan asked them to not ‘introduce new styles of protest’.
An exhibition on Nehru’s first Cabinet tells of his capacious idea for India.
The BJP is faced with a serious dilemma on this issue.
Reservation in public educational institutions and government jobs is usually, at most, 50 per cent.
The request for access will now have to be okayed only by the PMO — which, sources said, will be done on a case-by-case basis.
There was controversy in the Maha Assembly as the Fadnavis govt won trust by voice vote, and 5 Cong MLAs were suspended for manhandling the Governor. IE explains the issues involved.
Digvijay believes the Congress lost the chance to fix itself between 2004 and 2014 when its leadership was not in the government.
Congress MP Digvijaya Singh analyses what is hurting the Congress.
The government at the Centre... has set a record of working exclusively for big industrialists and dhan seths.
CAPITAL CONUNDRUM: President gives nod for calling largest party but Jung has to leave door ajar for AAP too.
Sheila Dikshit was quick to add that it remained to be seen how this vision “would be practically implemented”.
In 1999, it was only when the NDA was able to break away parties from other groupings and draw them on its side.