The recent bypoll results do not, in any way, undermine Narendra Modi’s centrality to the political dynamics of this country
20 Mar 2018
A farmer is named and shamed over a loan of few lakhs. No one dares to displease those who rob us of thousands of crores
09 Mar 2018
We cannot afford any longer to be spectators to this Congress-BJP blame game. No corruption is conducive to our welfare
20 Feb 2018
The anxieties of religionists over evolutionist theories merely expose the insecurities that lurk behind the facade of religious dogmatism
24 Jan 2018
The present idea of secularism cannot endure for long. We should adopt the European model of secularism or end up as a theocratic state
11 Jan 2018
A school in Kerala has expelled two students over their ‘prolonged hugging’ in public. Did the school exceed its mandate?
30 Dec 2017
Inequality is inherent in the relationship between the minorities and the mainstream. But this can be a blessing rather than a curse
16 Dec 2017
What does freedom of choice amount to when all parties are inimical to the welfare of the people? At the EVM, a voter has no choice
20 Nov 2017
The bullet train project, we are told, involves technology transfer. But will it involve culture transfer as well?
12 Oct 2017
A number of corrupt minority educational institutions are abusing the sacred trust the Constitution poses in them
12 Sep 2017
HRD Minister Javadekar’s remark that research was not mandatory for college teachers’ promotions is a step backward
12 Aug 2017
We don’t know if Kovind was nominated because he’s a Dalit. But we do know that he wouldn’t have been, if he weren’t one
10 Jul 2017
Unless wisely used, quotas could perpetuate one’s disabilities. The 1960 deadline for terminating this provision was rationalhe architects of our Constitution believed that reservations meant to b
05 Jun 2017
Our cities are sinking—contaminated water, choked roads and bad air. Why have we shirked our responsibility?
19 Apr 2017
Is Tamil culture no more than Jallikattu? Surely not! So why are Tamil youngsters protesting?
20 Jan 2017