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Justice must be seen to be done

It came as no surprise that his colleagues didn't wish to pass any order.

22 Apr 2019 12:01 AM

Horror returns to Lanka

Such a dastardly deed could have been hatched only through a deep-rooted conspiracy.

22 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Go easy on Net censorship

PUBG gamers have been arrested and harassed while a number of sites like Reddit and Telegram have been getting blocked for no apparent reason.

21 Apr 2019 12:40 AM

Caste still being used for electoral gains

In Bihar, Ram’s home state, chief minister Nitish Kumar has asked for the caste census to be revived.

21 Apr 2019 12:37 AM

Trump’s troubles aren’t over

The conclusion that the President didn’t commit a crime doesn’t clear him of the more damning “obstruction of justice” charge.

20 Apr 2019 12:07 AM


Parties must rein in violent supporters

The violence in West Bengal may be just a teaser as only three seats were at stake in Phase 2.

20 Apr 2019 12:02 AM

Where are the jobs?

The study’s authors said the figures would be much higher if women were included, and even discussed the quality of jobs being created.

19 Apr 2019 12:58 AM

Using communal card in polls is playing with fire

Communal riots preceding elections or while the poll process is on is nothing new.

19 Apr 2019 12:53 AM

Resolve Jet Airways’ mess

Jet’s fate will depend on a viable solution being found, and a quick revival of airline operations that will be a win-win for all parties concerned.

18 Apr 2019 12:14 AM

Assembly bypolls loom large in TN

It’s a question of survival for the Edappadi Palanisamy government, that has 114 MLAs in a House cut to 212 seats.

18 Apr 2019 12:12 AM


Clashing monsoon predictions

The view of a few private weather forecasters is somewhat different on the coming monsoon.

17 Apr 2019 1:13 AM

EC has to act tough, enforce conduct

After the pillorying by the Supreme Court, the EC acted post haste.

17 Apr 2019 1:13 AM

Balanced team for World Cup

Even a very proficient Team India, ranked second in ODIs, would still need oodles of luck in the semi-finals and final to win the World Cup.

16 Apr 2019 12:46 AM

Poll politics colours Jallianwala Bagh too

Politicising any occasion is a pastime Indians are somewhat adept at.

16 Apr 2019 12:39 AM

A challenge for next govt

Whoever forms the next government — whether it is Mr Modi or someone else — will have a lot to unravel and set right.

15 Apr 2019 12:05 AM


Nation completely fails to stick to model code

The bigger issue the EC must tackle is the use of religion in campaigns.

15 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Irani’s degrees of subterfuge

The nomination papers for Amethi in 2014, and again in 2019, now state she’s no graduate and did not complete her Bachelor of Commerce degree.

14 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Electoral bonds will not withstand scrutiny

The political systems of more evolved democracies are closer to this ideal of accountability of political parties.

14 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Price of hyper-nationalism

Many on the “Leave” side are apparently having a change of heart after understanding the full consequences of a no-deal Brexit.

13 Apr 2019 1:28 AM

Managing electoral rolls key to holding fair polls

Violence at the polling booths was one of the first of the hurdles the system faced in its infancy.

13 Apr 2019 1:28 AM