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Trump’s NSA is a threat to world peace

After many a meeting and documents galore, in 1947, the US Congress enacted the National Security Act.

01 Apr 2018 12:05 AM

Modi needs to change the hawkish doctrine

Modi appointed Doval as NSA almost immediately after he became Prime Minister in May 2014.

25 Mar 2018 12:13 AM

Kashmir: Repression is at an all-time high

A group called Hindu Ekta Manch called for a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation, not the police in Kashmir.

18 Mar 2018 12:12 AM

No university can survive in a society riven with strife

The 70-year-old University of Kashmir has been a victim of the sordid politics of those New Delhi instals in power in Srinagar.

11 Mar 2018 1:40 AM

Ordinances a blot on the Constitution. SC must act

The ordinance is, both, a blot in and a blot on the Constitution.

04 Mar 2018 1:49 AM

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Political culture governs probity in public life

Article 102 of the Constitution lays down certain criteria for disqualifications for membership of Parliament.

25 Feb 2018 12:51 AM

India-Pak ties can get worse

Home minister Rajnath Singh and Indian Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat are as belligerent.

18 Feb 2018 5:01 AM

Unelected bosses rule the roost in parties

The amendment was passed with 309 MPs supporting the motion and 305 opposing.

11 Feb 2018 12:11 AM

The politics of polls

Modi set about it in a devious manner after launching a whispering campaign through BJP’s men in the print and electronic media.

04 Feb 2018 12:14 AM

When Jinnah fought for Bhagat Singh

The government came under fierce attack in the Central Assembly, led by Jinnah.

28 Jan 2018 12:30 AM

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Ministers above law

The Supreme Court waxes eloquent on judicial activism, but it has yet to strike down Section 197.

21 Jan 2018 1:20 AM

Triple talaq bill: Govt did not follow the set procedure

Rule 74 of the Lok Sabha’s Rules of Procedure mentions motions that may be moved after introduction of a bill.

14 Jan 2018 12:45 AM

Lack of trust shouldn’t stall Indo-Pak talks

In December, India’s minister for external affairs firmly ruled out even reviving cricket matches between the two countries.

07 Jan 2018 12:28 AM

No respect for parliamentary system in India

The parliamentary system places enormous power in the hands of the government.

31 Dec 2017 1:31 AM

Judicial censorship violates our Constitution

Orders such as this are not only erroneous in law but also provide wrong guidance to the high courts.

24 Dec 2017 5:21 AM

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For the RSS, ‘culture’ means Hindu culture

As with Hitler’s Mein Kampf, the writings of the RSS’ chiefs and ideological mentors have been neglected.

17 Dec 2017 12:11 AM

Films & feelings

The Supreme Court refused to stay the release of the film, which was due on December 1, as the CBFC had yet to make a decision.

10 Dec 2017 12:12 AM

The nexus: Crime & politics

The malaise is excellently described by one of the most upright police officials in the subcontinent, Tariq Khosa.

19 Nov 2017 5:35 AM

Wave of intolerance

The 13 far-right parties in Europe may not be homogeneous, but Islamophobia unites them in their opposition to immigration.

12 Nov 2017 12:03 AM

Complex cases help expose flaws in justice

The high court censured the trial court judge, Shyam Lal, for convicting the Talwars.

05 Nov 2017 12:02 AM

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