Uphaar verdict reinforces a dispiriting message: scales of justice tilt towards well-heeled
Thirty years after its creation, the Bajrang Dal continues to challenge an already precarious rule of law
A schooling initiative in Bhubaneswar doesn’t leave it to government, seeks to be the change agent.
How did Indrani plan it? What was on her mind? That and more, after a break.
As they sit on daily judgement, they reveal their insecurity about their own paths to power — and a distrust of the outsider.
Pakistan is still on a journey to discover itself within the paradigm of jihadi governance Hamid Gul recommended.
The Muslim community has registered a moderate 0.8 per cent growth to touch 17.22 crore in the 10 year period between 2001 and 2011, up from 13.8 crore, the census data said.
The renaming of a road is part of a wider pattern of strategic messaging by the NDA.
Differentiating between terror and other cases for death penalty is unsustainable.
Once again, the debate on census population data on religion misses the point.
That’s the real challenge, in Palmyra and elsewhere, in the face of the IS’s ideology of fear and destruction.
In being unafraid of bringing religion into foreign policy, Modi treads new ground in India. But there are dangers.
On census, Christians and conversions, Surjit Bhalla has tortured his data to make it say what he wants to hear.
Why payments banks must not fizzle out like other attempts at financial inclusion.
Use of ‘development’ as a catch-all represents a shrinking of the imagination.
To suggest that quantity never produces quality is snobbish, inane and untrue.
The Centre needs to wake up. Otherwise India may return to the shortages of the mid-1960s.
The state needs a stimulus. Only the Centre can provide it.
We stand to gain much from developing an understanding of ancient India, its deep and diverse ideas.
In August, the rupee has depreciated by about 3.3 per cent against the US dollar. Such volatility and decline in asset prices are stressful.
Indians hate to walk. At sprawling foreign airports, they often don’t need to.
From now on China will be like any other economy.
Last week when TV channels announced that Sarma was holding talks with BJP president Amit Shah, Rahul sprang belatedly into action.
The new leader from Gujarat is an unpleasant young man with dodgy political ideas and dodgy political heroes.
Brazil’s president has upset both sides of the spectrum. The stalemate seems set to continue.
The man of the match in Sri Lanka: Mahinda Deshapriya, elections commissioner
Things can change between India and Pakistan if one side simply refuses to play the well-worn game
Despite having the highest level of female education and the lowest fertility rate, why is the Christian population growth rate the same as that of the average Indian?
A full-fledged GST will take time in the present political environment. But the Union government can begin by transforming its own indirect taxes into a GST at the manufacturing stage.
Patel demand for reservation is an eruption against growth that has not been inclusive or accommodative.
Is forcing government servants to send their kids to government schools absurdity or common sense?
They need protection. They are not wastelands, or receptacles of garbage.
Special package will not have an enabling effect on Bihar’s economy.
Sangakkara reintroduced the indomitable spirit of Sri Lankan cricket to the world.
Strengthen the New Pension System to head off ‘one rank one pension’-like political crises.
Gujarat, the first state to fight caste-based reservations, may also be the first to re-invent the system.