The courts can insist that the grounds on which pardon is given are set out in the president’s order itself.
06 Aug 2017 12:33 AM
The president is a constitutional head of state in a parliamentary democracy in which the prime minister is the chief executive.
01 Aug 2017 12:01 AM
The very process of the Centre appointing governors warps the country’s federal structure.
16 Jul 2017 12:20 AM
Corrupt lobbyists cannot survive without corrupt ministers, civil servants, MPs and journalists.
09 Jul 2017 12:16 AM
It is to such abuses that the 65 brave retirees of the All India Services and Central Civil Services should now devote their attention.
02 Jul 2017 1:27 AM
Vice President M. Hamid Ansari’s term is ending on August 10.
28 Jun 2017 1:26 AM
On June 14, the Washington Post reported that Mueller was investigating the President for possible obstruction of justice.
25 Jun 2017 12:10 AM
The Congress can be revived only by an inspiring leadership, an appealing programme and infusion of new blood.
18 Jun 2017 3:26 AM
The moral is clear — don’t expect others to toe your line. There is simply no alternative to conciliation through a meaningful dialogue.
11 Jun 2017 1:28 AM
The Press Council of India has built up case law on improper grant of ads by the state.
04 Jun 2017 12:11 AM
Robert Mueller has a wide remit and ample authority to fulfil his duties.
28 May 2017 6:09 AM
Once he became Prime Minister, Narendra Modi made Muslim personal law embodied in the Sharia a target of his campaign.
21 May 2017 12:17 AM
Pakistan and India have every reason to be proud of their achievements in many fields of endeavour.
14 May 2017 12:10 AM
There is no common ground on which a government in Srinagar can parley for Kashmir’s rights with New Delhi.
07 May 2017 12:24 AM
The point is that a system of awarding party tickets to candidates for elections is fundamentally undemocratic.
30 Apr 2017 12:36 AM
Speaker of the Lok Sabha Sumitra Mahajan questioned the ban and urged that the matter be “resolved amicably”.
16 Apr 2017 12:00 AM
Yogi Adityanath began his political career with an outfit for the protection of cows.
09 Apr 2017 12:48 AM
Sidhu’s wife and former state legislator Navjot Kaur Sidhu said her family had no other source of income.
02 Apr 2017 5:11 AM
The Speaker of the House has none of the powers that successive speakers of the Lok Sabha have wielded for decades.
26 Mar 2017 3:16 AM
Foreign affairs is a subject of the Union under India’s Constitution and, indeed, of all countries.
19 Mar 2017 2:17 AM