Editorial

India Elections

People power on display in Chhattisgarh

Something remarkable happened in the first phase of voting in the Chhattisgarh Assembly elections on Monday: 76.28% of the total...

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Trump must curb racists in his party

Donald Trump has a philosophy which is opposite of that of Mahatma Gandhi, who declared that “means are everything”. He...

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One size doesn’t fit all

The Supreme Court is showing commendable concern for the health of the air that Indians breathe, and its recent order...

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Supreme Court must be obeyed

The Supreme Court of India has ruled that women believers of all ages should be admitted without hindrance to the...

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India’s ‘MeToo’ moment

Despite what ought to be obvious, but is not to all too many obtuse males (and unfortunately, some females as...

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Congress seeks to return to 2004 in 2019

The meltdown of Congress-Mayawati relations is proof that India’s Grand Old Party is often its own biggest enemy. At a...

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Stand firm on polls in Kashmir

The week just past witnessed the visit of the former President of Sri Lanka, Mahinda Rajapaksa, to India on the...

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SC affirms individual liberty

The bugle has been sounded and the proclamation read out by very civil, left-liberal individuals that India in 2018 has...

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Next target, the Olympics

The emergence of teenage sensations such as Saurabh Chaudhary, Manu Bhaker and Hima Das in recent months is proof, if...

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Mother Nature’s wake-up call

Each year, parts of our country have undergone flooding, in many instances at the cost of precious lives. This year,...

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Press is not an enemy

This publication has immense respect for the Indian judiciary. Across the decades, several of the finest jurists in the world...

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Support Indians, not foreigners, Mamata Didi

Certain things are above politics, namely the nation’s unity, integrity and security. Advocating regionalism for political gains can affect the...

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A fixed match in Pakistan

The expected has happened in Pakistan. The all-powerful Pakistani generals have given the gloss of “constitutional” procedure to strengthen their...

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PM Modi takes on VVIP corruption

Now that the CBI has finally presented a charge-sheet including the name of a VVIP among VVIPs, Palaniappan Chidambaram, in...

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Physician, heal thyself

It is astonishing that homosexuality can be such a contentious topic even in 2018. Section 377 of the Indian Penal...