• Reservations sans development

    Leaders of different communities had so much confidence in the fairness of the country, when it won freedom, that none of them wanted reservations.

  • Has Modi lost the plot?

    Has India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi lost the plot?

  • Hema Malini

    Hema Malini blames child’s father for accident

    In tweets today, actor-turned-politician Hema Malini blames the child's father for not following traffic rules.

  • Honour to Vajpayee great pride for India: Modi

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says it is a matter of great pride for India to receive BJP leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s award for his contribution in Bangladesh’s Liberation War.

  • MJ Akbar is an eminent Indian journalist and author.

    Opinion: Why Bangladesh isn’t Pakistan

    Bangladesh’s liberation from Pakistan was an ideological recast. Its differences with India aren't based on ideological premise that Hindus and Muslims are engaged in some form of permanent war.

  • BJP ally threatens agitation against beef meat ban

    After protests by farmers and beef traders, the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP government in Maharashtra of India now faces protests against the beef ban by an ally, RPI(A).

  • BJP, RSS leaders discuss LBA with Bangladesh

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) brass met at the residence of party chief Amit Shah to discuss matters related to Assam, including the contentious Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh.

  • NGOs and agrarian crises

    That the BJP is tilting towards the Hindu ideology is unfortunate, to say the least. But that does not mean those who are fighting against parochialism to underline the secular spirit of our constitution should be getting the wrong end of the stick.

  • When the dead speaks to you

    THE suicide of Gajendra Singh last Wednesday at a political rally in New Delhi organised by Aam Aadmi Party casts a shadow over India's democracy and development.

  • Children of democracy

    RELIGIOUS sensitivity has deepened since the advent of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's regime.

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