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Thursday, July 19, 2018
Liberal Victimhood: It hides structural oppression of the marginalised, appropriates their protests

On crime against women, bad questions, poor answers

Demoralised teachers are ill-suited to deliver Delhi’s new curriculum to students

Bengaluru's new pet licensing laws are beset by the familiar failing of public policy

Citizens, non-citizens, minorities

Updating of the National Register of Citizens in Assam and the Citizenship Amendment Bill could lead to a redrawing of the demographic map of South Asia, give new life to the discredited two-nation theory.

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Blame it on the liberals

Liberal-bashing is fun: You can say that they are not liberal enough and target them for being liberal too

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Let it play

Decline of Parliament needs addressing, and it has many reasons. Live broadcast of House proceedings is not one of them

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Messi’s magic

It was the best of his goals in the worst of times. It was a made for World Cup moment

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Shrinking America

US court’s upholding of travel ban underlines that Trump is a symptom of the insularity gripping his country

J&K Governor N N Vohra announces exgratia for Amarnath pilgrims killed in accidents
Governor’s Say

Far from being alienated by it, people of Kashmir have welcomed Governor’s Rule

Forty Years Ago, June 28, 1978: Defusing Janata Crisis

Atal Bihari Vajpayee and George Fernandes are planning to fly to Patna to seek Jayaprakash Narayan’s help and advice on ways to solve the Janata Party crisis.

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Listen to the voiceless

Accountability for human rights abuses and violations cannot be indefinitely suspended while we wait for a political solution to Kashmir

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Ripples of reform in Dhaka

Bangladesh capital’s transformation of the water services sector, that connects the urban poor to the piped network, has lessons for cities in India

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View from the right: Firm hand in J&K

The editorial in Organiser analyses the breakdown of the BJP-PDP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir.

Missing Sam

Field Marshal Manekshaw was loving, gracious, playful and charismatic

Forty Years Ago, June 27, 1978: Janata Crisis

Atal Bihari Vajpayee and George Fernandes returned from their two-hour discussion with Charan Singh at Suraj Kund with the impression that the home minister continued to believe he was the aggrieved party.

Yogi Adityanath nod to Patanjali Food Park
Two inequalities

Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath’s talk of Dalit reservations in Jamia, AMU, misunderstands nature of minority institutions

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Like a boss

Minister Sushma Swaraj uses social media to reach out to people. Now she shows the way on dealing with trolls

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No fun land

China’s expanding list of those-that-must-be-shunned frames a mighty power ill at ease with itself

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City and the deluge

Mumbai will need to refurbish its drainage system, curb plastic menace to deal with its frequent flooding problems

The use of the test in Indian cricket has raised questions even from within the BCCI.
To Yo-Yo or not to

There are questions about the test that cricket administrators in India must answer.

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal inspects a VR for an advanced cycling simulation application. (Express photo by Nirmal Harindran)
Through A Wider Lens

AIIB meeting presents an opportunity to redefine the parameters of development.

Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Raj Narain, stressed that the leader who deviates from the chosen path of an organisation has no legal or moral right to lead it, influential he might be.
Forty Years Ago, June 26, 1978: Desai on Janata

Argentina, with a masterful display of quicksilver Latin rhythm, defeated a rough-tackling Holland 3-1 Buenos Aires to win the 1978 World Soccer Cup in extra-time.

Little Sparta of the Gulf

UAE has been punching above its weight in strategic matters. On defence cooperation with Abu Dhabi, Delhi has barely scratched the surface

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