Evidently, Governor’s Rule in Kashmir has so far failed to push back the tempo of militancy in the Valley which has been energised since July 2016.
29 Oct 2018 12:00 AM
News reports suggest a flagrant indifference to security concerns at Hyderabad and other airports in the area.
28 Oct 2018 4:50 AM
Being pro-India and pro-West as Wickremasinghe was seen to be, he was always bound to be suspect in the eyes of Sinhala hardliners.
28 Oct 2018 4:47 AM
Eleven MLAs of the then OPS faction voted against chief minister Edappadi Palaniswami on the floor of the House.
27 Oct 2018 12:18 AM
So far, the non-Congress Opposition had not shown an overtly keen fighting spirit in the Rafale affair, though many had issued pro forma statements.
27 Oct 2018 12:16 AM
The panel, to be headed by the home minister rather than any of the powerful women in the Cabinet, is to chart out a new course within three months.
26 Oct 2018 12:04 AM
It is far from clear, however, that the CBI director can be removed under the CVC’s authority.
26 Oct 2018 12:00 AM
The state department is revoking the visas of 21 Saudi nationals and further action may be taken at the behest of the Senate.
25 Oct 2018 12:24 AM
The higher judiciary in India, all things considered, has played the role of protecting citizens against state arbitrariness.
25 Oct 2018 12:22 AM
A million people are said to be dying prematurely every year from the poor air we breathe in urban India.
24 Oct 2018 2:09 AM
In 2013, the Supreme Court had called it “a caged parrot”. This basically meant being its political master’s voice.
24 Oct 2018 2:07 AM
The government also had its differences with RBI governor Raghuram Rajan and that was why, it is said, he was not given a second term.
23 Oct 2018 12:03 AM
Giants like Patel and Bose need no new statues and commemoration volumes for the nation to remember them, as Modi may think.
23 Oct 2018 12:00 AM
The present dispensation has badly botched the political and security situation in Kashmir.
22 Oct 2018 6:01 AM
The importance of mutual ties may have been made obvious in the long meeting between Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Ranil Wickremasinghe.
22 Oct 2018 12:00 AM
It is unclear whether he can do so with domestic pressure mounting on him to penalise Riyadh through sanctions.
21 Oct 2018 12:14 AM
Trespassing is a criminal offence and the railways prosecuted nearly 1.75 lakh people for crossing the tracks in 2017.
21 Oct 2018 12:12 AM
RSS’ deep concern for the government arises from the fact that the BJP is the political front of the core Hindutva body.
20 Oct 2018 1:07 AM
Gender justice was denied on the ground although the court had ruled that anyone could worship Lord Ayyappa at his most famous abode.
20 Oct 2018 1:05 AM
Given how secure such hotels try to be with metal detectors in place, how he walked in with a weapon is a mystery.
18 Oct 2018 2:13 AM