Central government seems to be misreading the crisis in Kashmir

Appointment of judges: govt's response points to urgent need for transparent norms

New age leaders are undermining global stability by escalating confrontational economic and military positions

Look, who is talking about diminishing the authority of the judiciary

UK elections, UK elections Indian candidate, Indian-origin doctor UK elections, Indian candidate UK polls, UK elections news, UK news, latest news, indian express
Why London Needs Company

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

Indian express forty years ago, Indian express on April 12, 1978, front page of indian exxpress , indian express editorial
April 12, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Soviet Defection

Front page of The Indian Express on April 12, 1978

narendra modi, BJP manifesto, dalits, 2014 Lok Sabha elections, BJP election agenda, BJP promises, Indian express columns
Broken promises

During the four years of BJP rule, Dalits seem to be losing the gains they had made earlier

kiran nagarkar, kiran nagarkar novel, palestine, jewish, kiran nagarkar books, palestine struggle, mahatma gandhi, nelson mandela, yasser murtaza, palestine journalist death
Alone-ness of being Palestine

After pulverising Gaza, Netanyahu has not permitted almost any rebuilding. Nobody can enter or leave Gaza even for work without the okay of the Israeli authorities.

Unnao gangrape
Kutch, Kathua and Unnao: Crimes against women rising under BJP?

The Yogi Adityanath government should bring justice to those who are victims of violence and ensure that something as basic as an FIR is filed by the complainant, without an attempt to shield those who are in power.

posco act, minor victim rape punishment, sexual abuse against children, death penalty, indian express
Untenable position

The CEO and ICICI bank board must wake up and clear the fog about governance standards.

posco act, minor victim rape punishment, sexual abuse against children, death penalty, indian express
Supreme order

Judgment in Hadiya case is a robust defence of the individual’s rights against the writ of clan, community, family

posco act, minor victim rape punishment, sexual abuse against children, death penalty, indian express
Eat, pray, live

What if the calories make it a crucification of flesh, fasting is fun when preceded by a meal of chhole bhature.

April 11, 1978, Forty Years Ago: TN Violence

The police lathi charged and burst teargas shells in Rasipuram in Salem to disperse a crowd of agitators who had reportedly surrounded a police party engaged in removing roadblocks and were throwing stones at them.

Who do you think you are?

While identities matter, when they are carelessly ascribed, they become inimical to freedom.

Facebook data leak, data privacy, Cambridge Analytica, internet regulators, Mark Zuckerberg trial, Facebook Sheryl Sandberg, privacy watchdogs, Donald Trump campaign, political campaigns, Mike Schroepfer
The Community Fallacy

Even before Cambridge Analytica, there were lessons from Facebook’s functioning

Commonwealth Games 2018
Satyagraha to Swachhagraha

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inspired people to make Clean India a mass movement.

Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe easily overcomes no-faith vote
Lessons from a neighbour

India has much to learn from the way Sri Lankan Parliament conducted the no-confidence motion against the government.

The anatomy of equity

Debate around terms of reference of the 15th Finance Commission ignores the evolution of constitutional mechanisms for devolution of public finance.

If Congress wins Karnataka, BJP revolt will take the shape of a tsunami
If Congress wins Karnataka, BJP revolt will take the shape of a tsunami

All is not well within the ruling BJP. In private, more than the Opposition members, it is the MPs of the Treasury benches in Parliament who look worried.

Mutual respect is the key
Time For Rapprochement

Nepal Prime Minister KP Oli’s India visit has removed many misgivings of the recent past.

April 10, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Tamil Nadu Agitation

Chief minister M G Ramachandran is “directing” the operations from Madras gearing up the state machinery to meet the situation.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping. (File)
Raja Mandala: India’s China reset and BRI

Both Delhi and Beijing have incentives to reduce their differences.

posco act, minor victim rape punishment, sexual abuse against children, death penalty, indian express
Animal kingdom

Amit Shah doesn’t get flood mythology. Whether in Israel or India, the animals survive the deluge, and repopulate the world.

posco act, minor victim rape punishment, sexual abuse against children, death penalty, indian express
Lost in the noise

If the BJP wants to gain the trust of Dalits, it can start by asking party’s own state governments to uphold due process

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement