kapil Sibal

In this 'mother of democracy', lives don't matter

The Lakhimpur Kheri incident shows not only scant regard for rule of law but also arrogance of the perpetrators. What is even more disturbing is the silence of the powerful.

24 Oct 2021

Government notification can’t alter status of Covid tragedy

The government cannot deny that Covid-19 is a disaster. Yet, it has refused to apply the 2015 norms under the NDRF to our frontline soldiers who lost their lives in the pandemic

28 Jun 2021

Inequalities have increased under this government

Demonetisation, faulty implementation of GST and heartless handling of the Covid-19 pandemic have inflicted untold misery on ordinary folk and businesses. 

30 May 2021

Breaking backbone of democratic institutions

The Union government has been working at reducing the elected representatives in Union Territories to ciphers. Its latest target is the National Capital Territory of Delhi

29 Mar 2021