Dilip Cherian

DILIPC~1.JPG

Dilip Cherian

Centre to decide

The Gujarat government is keen to extend the tenure of the state chief secretary, Varesh Sinha, for an unprecedented third time.

Unsure future

The dismantling of the Planning Commission has come as a blow to the 500-strong Indian Economic Service (IES) officers, many of whom work in the plan panel.

Akhilesh acts

Akhilesh acts

The big one

The big one

The party is over

The party is over

Calling the shots

Calling the shots

Parting shocks

Parting shocks

Stirring missives

Stirring missives

Feeling the pinch

Feeling the pinch

A big vacuum

A big vacuum

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra