Muslims face rapid socio-economic decline. Yet, any move in their favour is made to look illegitimate

India’s liberalisation regime focused on removing poverty, but strains caused by inequalities are sharpening

Recent events in SC are about judiciary asserting itself against executive's overreach

Curbing stubble burning is about inducing behavioural changes in farmers

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Towards Babasaheb’s India

The Modi government is working to institutionalise social and financial inclusion.

Communists and Ambedkarites need to work together to fight the communal forces.
Disfiguring Ambedkar’s vision

Communists and Ambedkarites need to work together to fight the communal forces.

Reappraising India-US

Defence cooperation remains high on rhetoric, short on delivery. Both South Block and Capitol Hill need to do more to revitalise and elevate ties.

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Kathua rape case: Is this the ‘nationalism’ that will now define the ‘Idea of India’?

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.

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The Urdu Press: Atrocities Act ruling

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.”

Economic Graffiti: Why morality matters to economics

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.

The scars remain

On Holocaust Day, let us remember, lest we forget, those who walked through the valley of the shadow of death.

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He Led From The Front

E N Rammohan will be remembered as a strong, compassionate leader of CRPF, BSF

Uttar Pradesh: Man booked for raping 35-year-old daughter in Sitapur
Kathua, Unnao: Shame on us

In Kathua and Unnao, just blaming politicians is another way of exonerating ourselves

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Holocaust rhetoric

Reduction of the event and its horror to an epithet carries the danger that its many lessons and warnings will be unheeded

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In CJI’s court

CJI Misra’s position as master of roster is underlined. Now he must attend to issues of, and threats to, judicial independence

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April 13, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Right To Property

Front page of The Indian Express on April 13, 1978

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Fast and farce

BJP attempt to play victim and blame the parliamentary impasse only on the Opposition is unpersuasive

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Justice for Kathua rape-murder victim should not be seen in the prism of religion

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.

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Furore over funds

Addressing the disquiet over the Finance Commission’s terms of reference will require sober negotiation involving all parties

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Accomplice in rape

Crimes in Kathua, Unnao are horrific, complicity and show of support by powers that be help the rapists

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Science from Africa

A new journal will give the continent’s perspective on science

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Telescope: A zoo in the arsenal

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.

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Towards a southern brotherhood

The rising discontent in South India could revive the idea of Dravidian Cooperation once articulated by DMK founder Annadurai.

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Why London Needs Company

After Brexit, the UK is looking to the Commonwealth to replace EU as trade partner