Kerala government’s attempt to force employees to contribute for flood rehab contrasts with the voluntary spirit seen during relief
For seven years, an ordinary citizen was allowed to tweet what they wanted from the handle for a week, the only restriction being that they break no laws. There were surprises, of course, like the man who tweeted on the pleasures of self pleasure.
If the RSS chief had cared to read the speeches of Vivekananda, he would have found that the swami had used the word lion in the context of the awakening of consciousness among all human beings.
The Narendra Modi government, which was politically best positioned to bring about this and other probably more significant management reforms in state-owned banks, did little in this direction for much of its tenure.
Businessman-politician nexus has undermined state’s independence, promotion of public good.
Crass remixes are not tributes, for tributes are not self-serving.
Fear of US ‘abandonment’ shapes the European debate. India, in contrast, is shedding its traditional approach, looking at gains from engaging with US.
The sugar industry faces a crisis of plenty. Unless bold steps are taken quickly, it can prove costly to the Modi government.
External Affairs Minister A B Vajpayee was given a warm welcome when he arrived in the capital of Uzbekistan on the last leg of his eight-day official visit to the Soviet Union.
India’s macroeconomic framework is based on an antiquated belief that the economy is closed.
What’s a writer without his prizes? According to Murakami, it is the sum of his books, the breadth of his readership.
Criminalising the mere espousal of an ideology under the UAPA is unconstitutional.
Report on the poor health of tribal communities raises questions about delivery of government programmes.
The Isro case leaves behind an important caution about national security, and a precedent for securing compensation.
The deal may not matter to Trump’s base – they probably see the probe as a witch hunt and believe there is no collusion.
In 2013 when I joined BJP, my community was shocked; today, they are changing.
Such naming is meant to suppress dissent. It erases the distinction between disagreement and violence.
Its critics want to deny space to the RSS. The Sangh wants to engage with all shades of political opinion and intellectuals and revive the tradition of debate.
Black superman Muhammad Ali outpointed Leon Spinks before a crowd of 70,000 to regain his World Heavyweight Boxing crown, the only man in history to do it for a third time.
Section 377 verdict may have decriminalised homosexuality. Now, a transformation in society and religion demands a nuanced approach.