The Modi government is working to institutionalise social and financial inclusion.
Communists and Ambedkarites need to work together to fight the communal forces.
Defence cooperation remains high on rhetoric, short on delivery. Both South Block and Capitol Hill need to do more to revitalise and elevate ties.
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has yet again failed to act by not taking any action against two of her BJP ministers. She allowed these individuals and their affiliated organizations to rally around the national flag – desecrate it, abuse it to shield demons.
Maulana Asrar-ul-Haque Qasimi, in his column in Rashtriya Sahara on April 10, writes: “In the past, Dalits have been subjected to physical violence, they have been whipped and forced to commit suicide.”
To deal with corruption, it is not enough to just get fiscal policies right. It is in our collective long-term interest to nurture individual values.
On Holocaust Day, let us remember, lest we forget, those who walked through the valley of the shadow of death.
E N Rammohan will be remembered as a strong, compassionate leader of CRPF, BSF
In Kathua and Unnao, just blaming politicians is another way of exonerating ourselves
Reduction of the event and its horror to an epithet carries the danger that its many lessons and warnings will be unheeded
CJI Misra’s position as master of roster is underlined. Now he must attend to issues of, and threats to, judicial independence
Front page of The Indian Express on April 13, 1978
BJP attempt to play victim and blame the parliamentary impasse only on the Opposition is unpersuasive
The truth is that the rest of India did not bother to react to the rape and gruesome murder of a small child in Jammu & Kashmir. It is almost too terrible to even consider the why of the germ of such a thought.
Addressing the disquiet over the Finance Commission’s terms of reference will require sober negotiation involving all parties
Crimes in Kathua, Unnao are horrific, complicity and show of support by powers that be help the rapists
A new journal will give the continent’s perspective on science
Mercifully, gone are the days when a commentator on Doordarshan memorably described a male swimmer as the “best breast-stroker”. Now, we are more sophisticated and circumspect.
The rising discontent in South India could revive the idea of Dravidian Cooperation once articulated by DMK founder Annadurai.
After Brexit, the UK is looking to the Commonwealth to replace EU as trade partner
Papa CJ started stand-up comedy in 2004 after his visit to the annual Fringe festival in Edinburgh. Since then, amongst various places, he has performed at the Sydney Opera House and also at gun-point in South Africa, he quips.