CJI Bobde-led collegium has not ensured an appointment to SC — this apparent incapacity calls for court to look within.
Bihar’s Covid containment measures lapsed into complacency. Irregularities must be probed, systemic deficits addressed.
The Planning Minister, N D Tiwari, told a news conference that the approval was by consensus but the three leftist states — West Bengal, Kerala and Tripura — expressed dissent at the NDC.
Bhind Police is setting up a museum about the dacoits of Chambal. There may be more to their story
By maligning Jaffer, Uttarakhand cricket officials hurt proud legacy of a game that brings a diverse country together
The new paragraph on Afghanistan, calling for the withdrawal of the foreign troops, seems to reflect the views of most countries, though Kabul is less than satisfied with it.
Online platforms need to answer many questions, government needs to be more transparent when it issues a blacklist
Private enterprise is key for wealth creation. The Prime Minister’s caution against vilification of private sector is timely
It’s welcome that China wants to end the standoff in Ladakh, but India cannot afford to drop its guard
The French are upset over an invasion of American theories. Blame all that fuss on their internal matters
A Southern Railways press release said 14 bodies had been identified. The accident occurred when the couplings of the goods train snapped and some empty oil tanker wagons broke loose.
Morarji Desai is likely to make an effort to bring the leaders of the Assam movement back to the negotiating table to discuss the issue of the foreign nationals in the state with the central government.
After row over tie-wearing, New Zealand Parliament has changed the rule. Stuffed shirts must follow suit.
Economic indicators signal a recovery that is gaining momentum. Growth may surprise on the upside.
Chamoli flash flood is a warning and call — to treat mountain ecosystem with sensitivity and care, plug gaps in research.
Farewell for J&K leaders in Rajya Sabha was welcome departure from acrimony that mars political exchange.
Weather-enabled bumper production in India and ongoing global price recovery could provide opening for resolving farm crisis.
MHA’s plan to create volunteer corps to flag ‘anti-national’ online content violates democratic principles, must be withdrawn.
Referring to the situation in Afghanistan and the Iran-Iraq war as deeply disturbing, the PM said “let us hope the big powers will not be able to take advantage of local disputes and enlarge them into wider conflicts.”
A group is ‘stealing’ African artefacts from European museums as a form of protest, reviving unaddressed questions
Congress’s promise on shrine customs ahead of elections shines light on path not taken, shows lack of political imagination
Pakistan foreign minister Agha Shahi has said that besides Islamabad and Kabul, Tehran should also be a party to the talks
PM made a strong case for farm reform. His words need to cross the barricades — derision doesn’t work
The cause of the fire is said to be a short circuit at a Venus Circus premises but it is yet to be confirmed. It is suspected that over 25 per cent of the circus staff and animals, changed or caged, have been burnt.
Under President Biden, US foreign policy offers change — and also continuity on key issues. Delhi must seize the possibilities