G P Joshi

The writer is a retired director of the Bureau of Police Research and Development and author of ‘Policing in India — Some Unpleasant Essays’

A makeover for CBI
Fri, Nov 09, 2018

Country’s premier investigative agency cannot be governed by British-era law

Getting away with it
Sat, Nov 05, 2016

A culture of fake encounters is sustained by support from different quarters.

Minister Vs Officer
Thu, Dec 03, 2015

The Anil Vij-Sangeeta Kalia spat in Haryana underlines the need to build trust.

Colonial structure, feudal values
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

J&K DIG’s ‘kingly’ abuse of power is no aberration

Rethinking impunity
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Why it may be time to revoke the AFSPA in areas like Manipur.

The real deterrent
Tue, Aug 27, 2013

A harsher anti-rape law is no answer,certainty of punishment is.

Neither caged parrot,nor unruly horse
Sat, May 25, 2013

The new law must define CBI 'autonomy' and government 'superintendence'