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A G Noorani

The PDP-BJP coalition was a flawed alliance

The coalition’s Agenda of Alliance was deceptive, with the RSS’ writ dominating its terms.

01 Jul 2018 5:32 AM

Judges remain hooked to arcane law as it suits them

Civil contempt lies in obstructing the enforcement of a court order in civil proceedings.

24 Jun 2018 6:07 AM

A procession has a right on road, not assembly

The state and the local authority have a virtual monopoly of every open space at which an outdoor meeting can be held.

17 Jun 2018 6:48 AM

Inter-State Council can function only in a vibrant federation

The Inter-State Council will meet when the PM so decides — not when the states so demand.

10 Jun 2018 12:57 AM

Ceasefire, but no talks

Prime Minister Narendra Modi saw no harm in acceding to her wishes.

03 Jun 2018 12:52 AM

Europe’s perception of America has changed

Macron asked Europe to unite and assert European sovereignty in the face of unilateral moves by the US on Iran and climate change.

27 May 2018 12:07 AM

India’s policy of isolating Pak: What has it achieved?

A deliberate policy of confrontation was launched, at stages, almost immediately after Narendra Modi came to power in 2014.

21 May 2018 5:28 AM

Summitry isn’t a game for small men to play

In contrast, German Chancellor Angela Merkel went to meet Trump for a purely transactional summit.

06 May 2018 12:39 AM

Naroda Patiya: A case for independent public prosecutors?

Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia accused the prosecution of lapses, saying, “Prosecution lawyers drafted the affidavits of some of the accused”.

29 Apr 2018 5:23 AM

There seems to be no end to Kashmiri’s suffering

This year marks 30 years of militancy in Kashmir. No end is in sight to the people’s sufferings — but they will never surrender.

22 Apr 2018 6:02 AM