Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 | Last Update : 04:58 AM IST

Karan Thapar

Will PM Boris be forced to resign next week?

No wonder the British are calling their hapless Prime Minister benighted Boris

14 Sep 2019 12:25 AM

Imran and Army: How, in a year, Pak PM has learnt to be ‘flexible’

These were arguments based on sound democratic and governance principles.

22 Aug 2019 1:35 AM

Diluting of the RTI Act is questionable

It’s not easy to think of a measure that has done more to deepen and strengthen Indian democracy than the Right to Information Act (RTI) of 2005.

24 Jul 2019 1:38 AM

India’s judiciary faces critical test of its objectivity

The truth is that the affidavit has a lot of detail. It also has references to station house officers and transcripts of conversation.

24 Apr 2019 1:18 AM

Sedition case on Kanhaiya, others is wrong

If the BJP wishes to criminalise anti-national slogans, it needs to create a specific law for this purpose.

15 Jan 2019 12:16 AM


This Diwali could be a crackerless one

In a country where nearly 80 per cent of the people are Hindu and the preponderant majority is deeply religious this seems like an amazing outcome.

25 Oct 2018 1:01 AM

New-style coup: Army-ISI forces Pak media, judges to toe the line

Leading columnists have had their columns dropped; TV stations have introduced a 90-second delay to beep out anything sensitive.

25 Jul 2018 12:58 AM

Riveting, fast-paced and no-holds-barred

Politicians are also usually great raconteurs. In addition, they have an ear for gossip.

15 Jul 2018 6:07 AM

Gov erred by ignoring norms, SC must step in

The Constitution requires a stable government and that means the governor must appoint a chief minister who has majority support in the Assembly.

18 May 2018 12:37 AM

How Modi & Cong got military history wrong

As for the suggestion that Cariappa was badly treated by Congress governments, the facts suggest otherwise.

05 May 2018 6:23 AM