PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

PLPA Amendment: Aravallis in Haryana Stare at Uncertain Future

Within 7 days of publishing the proposed amendments in the Official Gazette, the Haryana Assembly passed the resolution to amend the Punjab Land Preservation...
Arun Jaitley (photo: Rajeev Tyagi); Ram Jethmalani (photo: Anil Shakya

Battle of the Legal Eagles

The Delhi High Court was recently transfixed by the fierce barbs thrown by two veteran lawyers, Ram Jethmalani and Arun Jaitley, at each other...
Patanjali Yogpeeth in Haridwar. Photo: wikimedia

Baba Ramdev’s food park courts trouble

Above: Patanjali Yogpeeth in Haridwar. Photo: wikimedia Located in Greater Noida, it is under the scanner after many trees were felled without permission by Patanjali...
Sant Rise!

Sant Rise!

A controversial move by the Madhya Pradesh chief minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan, to make sadhu babas ministers of state has been challenged in the...
The CBI is probing whether AP Singh’s actions were impacting the very functioning of the agency.

The Hidden Half-truths in AP Singh’s Case

The CBI is gearing up to probe another past boss. A look into the maze within the labyrinth ~By Sujit BharThe case of former Central...

I beg your Pardon…

Dera Sacha Sauda head Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is again in the news. After the Sikh clergy ex-communicated him in 2007, it has suddenly...

Dancing in the Dark

Though the Supreme Court stayed the ban on dance bars, it is a moot question whether the Maharashtra government will accept the verdict. It...

Ness in Mess

The Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia spat is not just about bruised egos. It’s also about millions of dollars slipping out of their IPL franchise.  By Vishwas...
Mumbai Dance Bar

Much Nautch About Nothing

Are Mumbai’s dance bars dens of vice as made out by the moral brigade and the political establishment? With the ban on them stayed...
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A cut too deep in MP?

Two bills passed by the state assembly have made it possible for Ayush doctors to substitute their allopathic counterparts in primary health centres. But...

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