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
"There is probably no heaven and afterlife either. I think belief in an afterlife is just wishful thinking. There is no reliable evidence for it, and it flies in the face of everything we know in science," Stephen Hawking wrote.