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Courts of injustice

Alternative legal redress systems are needed and welcome. But, as debate in the UK has shown, sharia councils are the preserves of clerics who are intolerant of women’s equality and rights.

These tweets show Donald Trump's contempt for media has not waned

Trump, who is known for his wish-washy and flippant stance on several issues has constantly berated the media.

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Is Akhilesh Yadav doing a Narendra Modi? Consider these similarities

Akhilesh Yadav, the scion of the Samajwadi Party and the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, seems to have paid close attention to the drum of development Modi had been beating

Guess what helped India become a bigger economy than former overload Britain

In February 2016, it was reported that India's rapidly mounting economy (predicted to hit 7.6 per cent in 2016 by the IMF) had outdone China.

Letters to the Editor: Theatre of the absurd

"I agree that Delhi Law Minister Somnath Bharti must step aside pending the probe into his midnight law-enforcement activities."

Politics of a riot

Since the demolition of the Babri Masjid in 1992, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and its leader, Mulayam Singh Yadav, have been the political party of choice for Muslims in Uttar Pradesh. This came after the Ram bhakts had been fired upon by the police under orders from Mulayam in Ayodhya in 1990. Hindutva forces sarcastically […]

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The limits of austerity

Arvind Kejriwal needs to focus on policy instead

The authoritarian democrat

Mrs Thatcher's demise has generated a flood of tributes and some painful memories.

Incredible timing

The three-minute visual was to have been shown in movie theatres,television channels,on YouTube and other social networking sites.

Reviving secularism

In case you are politically naïve and do not fully understand what that word means today let me make clear that it means Narendra Modi.

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