The first chief election commissioner was Sukumar Sen, a tower of integrity and independence.
04 Nov 2018 12:05 AM
The RSS set up the Vishwa Hindu Parishad in 1964 to capture the Babri Masjid.
28 Oct 2018 6:27 AM
India refused to accept offers of help from the UAE for the massive floods in Kerala.
21 Oct 2018 4:55 AM
Colonial rulers in India enacted the OSA in 1889 and later in 1923. But while Britain reformed its law in 1989, India did not.
14 Oct 2018 2:12 AM
A summit of the two countries’ prime ministers took place in New Delhi in May 1955.
07 Oct 2018 1:53 AM
A code of conduct cannot be a cure-all. Crimes continue to be committed despite the existence of a penal code on the statute book.
30 Sep 2018 2:34 AM
The debate should stop short of being highly “contentious”, but the offended state will have voiced its grievance for all the world to hear.
16 Sep 2018 12:00 AM
Five respected civil rights activists were arrested on August 28 in connection with acts of violence in Bhima Koregaon in January.
09 Sep 2018 7:01 AM
The Guild was astute enough to discern a combination of tactics; both overt and covert.
02 Sep 2018 12:00 AM
Violence does not erupt by itself. It erupts only after the atmosphere has been fouled by hate speech.
19 Aug 2018 1:19 AM
Article 35-A is not a mere executive order under Article 370 but is itself a constitutional provision, a compact recorded in both constitutions.
12 Aug 2018 12:37 AM
Civil servants paid by the taxpayers will be required to act as public relations officers of the party momentarily in power.
05 Aug 2018 12:04 AM
What is disturbing about Trump’s forays is his utter disdain for professional diplomats.
29 Jul 2018 12:08 AM
Initially, Libya, Iran, Syria, Yemen, Venezuela, North Korea, Iraq and Chad were named in the travel ban; Chad and Sudan were later removed.
22 Jul 2018 12:02 AM
Each country — namely Iran, Russia, Syria and North Korea — is targeted because the US dislikes it or disapproves of its policies.
17 Jul 2018 5:23 AM
Executive and legislative excesses can be cured by courts.
08 Jul 2018 12:46 AM
The coalition’s Agenda of Alliance was deceptive, with the RSS’ writ dominating its terms.
01 Jul 2018 5:32 AM
Civil contempt lies in obstructing the enforcement of a court order in civil proceedings.
24 Jun 2018 6:07 AM
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
The Inter-State Council will meet when the PM so decides — not when the states so demand.
10 Jun 2018 12:57 AM