While people want material progress that ‘modernity’ implies, they also want respect for their religious and cultural traditions
07 Jun 2019
A young boy ran away from his home in Hyderabad and eventually ended up in a farm in Punjab. What happened after that?
22 Apr 2019
The military academies provide general education with specific training needed in the armed forces.
11 Mar 2019
Since Independence, there have been no serious attempts at introducing a credible set of national principles applicable to all citizens.
07 Feb 2019
There are two major challenges that concern civil servants.
14 Jan 2019
You have a whole life before you. You have bodies and minds which will grow and mature and serve you in the future.
20 Dec 2018
The one thing unique in the Constitution was the right for all adults, regardless of qualification, to vote.
02 Nov 2018
We may become a wealthy and politically strong nation but without a social order that makes life livable for everyone, present and future achievements are pointless --- what is to be done?
10 Sep 2018
Over the decades, all state institutions have become corrupt and are unable to deliver the services that a citizen expects
14 May 2018
The Bahmanis initially unleashed terror on civilians. Later, they came to an understanding with Vijayanagar leading to calmer times
10 Apr 2018
Today, the Supreme Court will hear appeals challenging the 2010 Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya case
12 Aug 2017
Most IAS officers are subjected to directions from elected representatives with the real threat of transfer if directions are ignored
10 Jul 2017