Michael Pinto is a former secretary (shipping), government of India
The very essence of an open, democratic society is that different groups are allowed to agitate their concerns and demands before the relevant authorities. This is what the democratic ethos is all about.
In bank frauds, as in much else, wrongdoers go free, the root cause remains
We must not bring back the licence raj to engineering education
Swaraj’s gesture didn’t change facts of Lalit Modi case or subvert due process
Writer-scholar Rana Safvi says it is imperative for Delhi to hold on to its cosmopolitan culture. Her latest book "The Forgotten Cities of Delhi" emerges at a time when there is a brazen attempt to re-write Indian history with demonisation of the Mughals.