March 15, 2020 9:11 am
Deshpande’s recently released book Halla Bol: The Death and Life of Safdar Hashmi, encapsulates the life of this talented young man who was killed on the first day of 1989, when he was only 34.
January 30, 2020 12:09 pm
In January 2019, soon after the Congress came to power in the state, the government stopped the payments, after which the beneficiaries moved court. With the case still pending in court, on January 23, the government scrapped the scheme.
September 29, 2019 9:29 am
The crisis in the UK yields an interesting contrast concerning the question ‘Who Rules?’
June 25, 2019 3:30 pm
PM Modi on Emergency: "India salutes all those greats who fiercely and fearlessly resisted the Emergency. India's democratic ethos successfully prevailed over an authoritarian mindset."
February 08, 2019 8:44 am
Sanjay Gandhi apparently did not know — the man closest to her at the time. Perhaps some readers of this newspaper — old, but not very old like me — could perhaps help to solve this till-now intractable problem.
November 17, 2018 12:48 am
Locating 1975 in the larger context of draconian colonial imports and how they strain Indian democracy even today
August 24, 2018 12:07 am
Can Emergency be reimposed, I have often wondered
July 05, 2018 7:21 am
Applicants have to give details of when and where they were imprisoned
June 30, 2018 12:54 am
Emergency did not end dynasty in Indian politics. But it kicked off its journey into irrelevance
June 29, 2018 5:21 pm
"In a democracy, it is fine if people die, however, the king should live. Our soldiers and farmers are dying. The slogan of 'Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan' is dying," the Sena claimed.