A Surya Prakash
The Modi government’s decision to honour Hazarika with the Bharat Ratna reminds one of the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government’s decision to honour Gopinath Bordoloi, a great patriot.
29 Jan 2019
While disposing of this case, the court, in its 3-2 judgment, made certain observations fundamental to this issue.
01 Jan 2019
Stranger still, the then government did not appeal to a higher court seeking more severe punishment given the brutal acts committed by these persons.
04 Dec 2018
When the British left the country, they gave all the princely states three options—to declare their independence, accede to India or accede to Pakistan.
06 Nov 2018
Over the years the apex court has spearheaded measures to ensure that voters have adequate information on election candidates.
09 Oct 2018
The anti-Sikh pogrom began almost immediately after the government announced on the evening of 31 October 1984 that Indira Gandhi had succumbed to the bullets of her assassins.
11 Sep 2018
The decision of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board to establish Sharia courts in all districts across the country has stirred up a controversy.
17 Jul 2018
Babasaheb said violent protests imperil democracy. People agitating over the apex court verdict on SC/ST Act must keep this in mind
24 Apr 2018
Three generations of Indians have toiled over 70 years to bind this nation together. And now some reckless voices are calling for secession
10 Apr 2018
The vice president suspended two JD(U) MPs from Rajya Sabha citing anti-defection law. Here are some lessons from the ruling
22 Dec 2017
The irrational response to the movie is due to the deep distrust among Hindus over the history of India written by Nehruvian and Marxist historians
21 Nov 2017
There has been a sustained effort to keep us in the dark on Sardar Patel’s achievements, the biggest of which was the unification of India
07 Nov 2017
The outcome of two cases in the Supreme Court will determine how far we advance in ensuring the accountability of elected representatives
24 Oct 2017
Congress’ cacophony over the movie is expected. But it is the deafening silence of the Lutyens’ citizenry that is baffling
01 Aug 2017
In all major cases involving over-sensitive legislatures and the media, the Houses have had to bow to judicial opinion
04 Jul 2017