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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

Kumaraswamy’s job is to govern. Tears and complaints about being victimised do not figure among deliverables
Style and substance

This football World Cup entwined the two in never-before ways

Kumaraswamy’s job is to govern. Tears and complaints about being victimised do not figure among deliverables
Price of popcorn

Maharashtra’s move to regulate food prices in movie halls is misguided. It could push back the multiplex revolution

Forty Years Ago, July 17, 1978: Alliance ends

The CWC also decided against an alliance with the Janata Party or accepting its support in forming a government in the state.

A silent emergency

Rising cases of leprosy among Adivasis call for urgent public action.

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Raja Mandala: India and Trump’s world

US president’s criticism of the West signals breakdown of consensus on economic globalisation. Delhi must be flexible in dealing with this reality.

By undermining Parliament, government is curtailing the role of the Opposition
House Under Siege

By undermining Parliament, government is curtailing the role of the Opposition

The dividing line

Labelling Opposition as pro-Muslim coarsens public debate. Political leadership must reflect on this in an election year

Is Congress pro-Muslim? It’s the wrong question

Congress does not have to be pro-Muslim to regain lost ground. Its policies towards the community need to be guided by the democratic principle of inclusiveness laid down in the Constitution.

A lynching in Digital South
A lynching in Digital South

The companies that have got us hooked must be on the hook for better solutions

The ‘Institutes of Eminence’ falls woefully short of what India needs

As a country, we failed to seize the opportunity to invest in excellence despite the stated aim.

Kumaraswamy’s job is to govern. Tears and complaints about being victimised do not figure among deliverables
Trade matters

Threats to the multilateral trading system are worrisome. But that shouldn’t stop India from focusing on exports

Kumaraswamy’s job is to govern. Tears and complaints about being victimised do not figure among deliverables
Shadow over polls

Nawaz Sharif’s arrest is a sobering portent ahead of a Pakistan election associated more with a sense of foreboding than hope

Forty Years Ago, July 16, 1978: Ajanta Discovery

The paintings were discovered in cave number six and 17 during the clean-up job by the chemists of the Archaeological Survey of India.

Beyond Section 377
Beyond Section 377

India’s sexual minorities need not only decriminalisation but rights and protections

Despite verdict, work paralysed in capital: delhi Govt to Supreme Court
A constitutional renaissance

SC’s Delhi verdict affirms: Constant repair and renewal of constitutionalism is prime function of adjudication

Nawaz Sharif, daughter Maryam arrested on return, terror strikes Pakistan polls
View From The Neighbourhood: Nawaz Sharif returns

The former Pakistan PM was convicted of corruption “not directly”, since no definitive proof of disproportionate assets was uncovered, but via the “indirect method”.

Justice more accessible

Sharia courts are an alternative dispute redressal mechanism that responds to the decline of the civil justice system, and addresses the needs of the poor.

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From Russia, with hope

India’s team feels the pain of not qualifying, but the World Cup shows the power of self belief in changing a squad’s fortunes.

British PM Theresa May wins support from divided UK government on Brexit plan
Out of my mind: Brexit decisions

Political divisions on this issue run through both the ruling party and the Opposition. The process of leaving has a time limit, which ends on March 29, 2019. The UK has to negotiate with the European Commission.

Prashant Kishor: Back to the start
Will Prashant Kishore run Modi’s 2019 campaign too?

Kishor took credit for Narendra Modi’s success in the 2014 general election and Nitish Kumar’s victory in Bihar in 2015. However, he had to eat humble pie when the Congress was routed by its worst margin ever in Uttar Pradesh in 2017.

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