If Yakub Memon had not spent 20 years in jail before he was finally hanged there would have been less sympathy for him.
There will no doubt continue a debate about justice to Yakub Memon as there has been about Afzal Guru and the Batla House encounter.
Why do I pick Dravid? For starters, he is the embodiment of world-class excellence in a land of irrepressible mediocrity.
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur responds to all media queries about the board while BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya is silent.
On 8 out of 10 monetary policy statements or actions, Government and the RBI will be — and in the past, have been — on the same page.
Site was designed to test how television could be used to educate and instruct rural audiences to participate in national development programmes.
The BJP has the ammunition to pass the GST bill — most importantly, the promise of a revenue neutral GST tax rate of 11 per cent, which a task force set up by the Congress had first proposed in 2009
Yakub Memon gets all legal protections, and all the tears. The policeman lives and dies unsung.
Post-war Japan bent adversity into opportunity. Can Team Modi do the same?
The concept of wakf for the settler’s limitless generations is archaic.
PM Narendra Modi has done well to draw attention to the epidemic of road accidents.
Attack in Jerusalem is a sobering reminder that in much of the world, including India, it’s not safe to be gay.
India and Bangladesh bury a Partition legacy. Now, both countries must focus on trade and connectivity
Monsoon seems better than expected. But it will take more to relieve the pressure on rural incomes
A look at the front page of The Indian Express, published on July 31, Forty Years Ago.
A culture of lawlessness, corruption and prejudice is being perpetuated.
A debate about representation that is in danger of being reduced to mere muscle-flexing.
Confirmation of Mullah Omar’s death brings closure. And the warning that a more unpredictable era is here.
Aftermath of his hanging puts at risk presumptive legitimacy of institutions that mediate social division.
Gurdaspur underlined that India’s fight against terror lacks reliable and modern counter-terror forces.
He has been the guardian and spokesperson of Pakistan’s ideology. Can his famed flexibility now come to his nation’s rescue?
On farm policy, there is an urgent need to listen to farmers, not just economists and academics.
This week, TV was overtaken by news.
It deserves special category status, especially after the 14th Finance Commission allocation.
This is not the time for comprehensive financial sector legislative reforms. Fix problems through institutional changes.
Looks like the embattled Fifa president has at least one powerful ally — Vladimir Putin.
Modi government may have underestimated the gravity of the issue. It must act urgently.
It may be too late for Yakub Memon. But it is time for India to rethink the use of the death penalty.
We need an informed debate on cash transfers, not ideological positioning.
You don’t prepare for terrorism after it has happened. And you don’t just learn from your own experience.
The US Senate voted to let the Pentagon build a naval base and support facility at Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean.
The Organiser editorial praises the Muslims of Lonand in Maharashtra for showing the “real character of Indian Muslims”.
At a time when America is in political retreat and the Western economic footprint is declining in Afghanistan, China has naturally loomed large in Kabul.
A look at the front page of The Indian Express, published on July 29, Forty Years Ago.
The most desirable monetary policy committee will be one that gives primacy, but not total control, to the RBI.
Will Turkey-US cooperation against IS bring more stability to the region or less?
Through two broad chapters on the investigation and the trial, Avirook Sen presents how the Talwars were hit with a double whammy: a shoddy and insensitive investigation by the UP Police and the CBI and what Sen believed was a premeditated judgment.