A Surya Prakash
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
Vajpayee’s statesmanship helped India move smoothly from the left-of-centre politics of Nehru and Indira Gandhi to the centre-right
28 Aug 2018
By not standing up for the rights of citizens, the Congress will be ceding more political ground to the BJP like it did after Pokhran II
14 Aug 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
Narasimha Rao is another icon the family-centric Congress has discarded. But others like PM Modi & Telangana’s KCR haven’t forgotten him
03 Jul 2018
If we fail to draw the right lessons from the days of Emergency, we will not be able to preserve our democratic way of life
19 Jun 2018
We need a law to delegitimise opportunistic post-poll alliances if we want people’s mandate to be respected
05 Jun 2018
The new crop of Congressmen must acquaint themselves with the history of their party vis-a-vis our Constitution and judiciary
09 May 2018
After the RS chairman rejected the impeachment notice against the CJI, a Congress leader claimed it had never before happened in our history
08 May 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
This year, Lok Sabha devoted just 12 hours and 35 minutes for Budget-related business, which in the past took around 130 hours
27 Mar 2018
Marxist historians have long been denying the reality of the violent Islamic invasions. India must know the truth and make peace with it
13 Mar 2018