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Letter of the Week: Heal thyself

March 15, 2014 2:25:55 am

The AAP talks about change and accountability but, by the same logic, it has to be accountable for its own actions.


Opportunist politics

March 13, 2014 1:14:07 am

The writer has rightly pointed out that Jats are not a socially, financially or educationally backward community.


Go further

March 12, 2014 12:05:27 am

Supreme Court deserves applause for directing the lower judiciary to complete criminal trials against sitting MPs and MLAs within a year of framing charges against them.


Sides of a coin

March 11, 2014 12:51:24 am

Don’t get me wrong, the UP government grossly overreacted by even contemplating the usage of the IPC’s section on sedition against 65 Kashmiri students.


Letters to the editor: How futile

March 5, 2014 12:46:44 am

Letters; This refers to ‘Whose Lokpal’ (IE, March 4).


Stall the bill

March 4, 2014 1:04:39 am

Ordinances at this stage would have set the wrong precedent.


A human touch

March 3, 2014 12:30:07 am

Modi’s mockery typifies everything that is wrong with unrestrained liberalism.


Letters to the editor: Undiscerning law

February 28, 2014 12:41:09 am

Lower courts have often been tardy in applying that test, even though higher courts have generally stood by serious authors and artists.


Letters to the editor: Misusing power

February 27, 2014 12:59:55 am

Even Parliament is currently only adjourned sine die and has not been prorogued.


Letters to the editor: The path of peace

February 26, 2014 12:59:08 am

This refers to Nuti Namita’s article ‘A past of its own making’ (IE, February 17).


Letters to the Editor: Clear the air

February 25, 2014 12:05:29 am

Arvind Kejriwal seems to have a one-point agenda – The vilification of India’s richest industrialist, Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani.


Letters to the Editor: Anger over ink

February 22, 2014 12:05:24 am

Hinduism has survived against all odds and has 800 million-plus followers in India


Black days

February 20, 2014 4:48:09 am

THIS refers to ‘Blacked out’ (IE, February 19). There is a hue and cry in Parliament over the creation of Telangana. And given the unruly and unbecoming behaviour of some MPs, people are angry and suspicious about the real intentions of their representatives. Passing the Telangana bill in the dark by ordering that Lok Sabha […]


Letters to the editor: Historic wrong

February 19, 2014 12:26:20 am

Penguin’s decision to sign an out-of-court settlement abandons the basic ethics of publishing.


Letters to editor: Credit cronies

February 18, 2014 12:02:45 am

This refers to ‘India Stinc’ by Shekhar Gupta (IE, February 15).


Letters to the editor: Utterly shameful

February 17, 2014 1:46:44 am

This refers to the editorial ‘Parliament is shamed’ (IE, February 14).


Letters to the editor: Letter of the Week

February 15, 2014 12:56:23 am

The meeting between US Ambassador and Gujarat Chief Minister has been hyped both by the media and political parties.


Housing dispute

February 14, 2014 2:47:04 am

The repeated adjournments in the 15th Lok Sabha are condemnable.


Where liberals dare

February 13, 2014 12:16:42 am

The largest part of the blame lies with the executive.


Self enlightenment

February 12, 2014 3:03:30 am

If panchayat raj is Rahul’s priority, he can advise his Delhi MLAs to vote for the Swaraj Bill, which is being introduced by the AAP.


Protest and quit

February 11, 2014 4:27:36 am

Kejriwal forgets that as chief minister he has responsibilities — in addition to his own convictions — towards the people of Delhi.


Letters to the editor: High stakes

February 8, 2014 12:12:18 am

The four consecutive US FDA bans on Ranbaxy’s manufacturing facilities in India have focused attention on the routine violation of safety and quality standards.


High stakes

February 7, 2014 2:59:40 am

The government must overhaul the regulatory apparatus to prevent this from happening again.


An outsider’s eye

February 6, 2014 2:16:45 am

I was born and educated in Burma in the local medium but had to leave because I was a foreigner.


Another front

February 5, 2014 1:00:30 am

The only viable alternative to the UPA is the BJP-led NDA.