The IL&FS trouble exposes the weakness in financial regulatory architecture

Government has forgotten that children have a first right to nation’s resources

E-learning, smart tutorials make IT education accessible

Hussaini Brahmins, various Hindu figures mark Muharram

The documents must know

As I did the rounds of government offices for a death certificate, I found that paperwork has a life of its own, a pace that cannot be hurried or resisted.

The ordinance makes “triple talaq null and void” and will land the offending husband in jail for three years.
A new people

Rajasthan minister Raj Kumar Rinwa is tired of citizens and their complaints about rising prices. He has a suggestion.

September 12, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Yamuna rampage

Exceeding the high mark of 1924 by over a metre, the Yamuna has touched an all-time high level at Etawah, innundating the town and the surrounding 650 villages.

Seven arrested belong to organisations identified for links with Maoists: Pune Police to Centre
My Friend, Gautam

Insistence on transparency and a non-partisan attitude have marked Navlakha’s work.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi.
On liberty

Tomorrow’s India needs a new Charter of Freedom. Does Congress have the courage to sign on to it?

Thanks but no thanks, Murakami said too in a cryptic response to his nomination.
‘B’ word in Valley

NC and PDP’s decision to boycott local bodies polls is unwise and counterproductive

Thanks but no thanks, Murakami said too in a cryptic response to his nomination.
Church and state

Kerala government must fast-track probe against Jalandhar bishop Franco Mulakkal. Delay of due process is taking a toll

Thanks but no thanks, Murakami said too in a cryptic response to his nomination.
Will to win

Serena Williams lost the day, Naomi Osaka won it. It’s a tale of two champions

Indian Express front page, The Indian Express on September 11, 1978, forty years ago, Indian express
September 11, 1978, Forty Years Ago: Cabinet Reshuffle

Front page of The Indian Express on September 11, 1978

Section 377, homosexuality, homosexuality social stigma, Supreme Court verdict, India news, Indian Express news
Limits Of A Verdict

Decriminalising homosexuality may not remove the social stigma around it

Offerings for the people

Wealth lying idle in Kerala’s temples should be used to rebuild the state.

Punjab government, IPC section 295A, desecrating, Sikh sacred texts, Punjab Assembly, Indian Express column
A foreign offence

Punjab government doesn’t get it: Idea of blasphemy has no point of reference in Hinduism

To put Kerala back on its feet

After the floods, women’s group farms hold the key to reviving rural livelihoods.

Rupee, Rupee depreciation, IMF, Rupee against dollar, India economy, Indian Express news
Why India should let the Rupee fall

In 2016, the RBI had been given a new mandate to meet its inflation target and maintain growth. Defending the currency at all costs isn’t part of the brief. This latest weakness will test its resolve.

Rajasthan social security pension, social security pension Rajasthan, social security pension, Rajasthan old aged pension, India News, Indian Express, Indian Express News
A Shrinking Table

For a society in the throes of turbulent change, however, even the most sacred of relationships has come under pressure.

Absence on the bench

Except that the professionalism of the judiciary tends to decrease as one climbs down the judicial institutional ladder.

The ordinance makes “triple talaq null and void” and will land the offending husband in jail for three years.
2018 isn’t 2013

Rupee has hit a low again but economy is not on a slippery slope now. Government should carry on being sensible, patient.

The ordinance makes “triple talaq null and void” and will land the offending husband in jail for three years.
Naya Pakistan?

Imran Khan government’s cave-in to religious hardliners on appointment of Atif Rehman Mian sends out dispiriting signals.

Beti Meri Abhiman, Adarsh Bahu, Daughter-In-Law, Good Daughter-In-Law, IIT BHU, Benaras Hindu University
On the Loose: Marital Miracle

A marriage course is a good idea

In letter to PM Modi, Imran Khan says owe it to people to resolve J-K dispute
View From The Neighbourhood

A weekly look at the public conversations shaping ideas beyond borders — in the Subcontinent. Curated by Aakash Joshi

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