Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka at their father’s memorial. Both have forgiven his killers/Photo: UNI

Rajiv Gandhi Assassins: Clemency Dilemma

Above: Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka at their father’s memorial. Both have forgiven his killers/Photo: UNI The Tamil Nadu government’s decision to recommend the release of...
Western Ghats: No Lessons Learnt

Western Ghats: No Lessons Learnt

Above: Unchecked construction activities in the hilly areas triggered the floods/Photo: twitter The National Green Tribunal bans reduction of the ecologically sensitive areas of the...
Supporters of the LGBT community celebrate the Supreme Court's verdict/Photo: UNI

Section 377: Pride over prejudice

Above: Supporters of the LGBT community celebrate the Supreme Court's verdict/Photo: UNI In a historic judgment, the Supreme Court quashed its 2013 verdict and decriminalised...
P Varavara Rao upon his return to his Hyderabad residence where he is under house arrest/Photo: UNI

Arrests of Activists: Crackdown on Dissent

Above: P Varavara Rao upon his return to his Hyderabad residence where he is under house arrest/Photo: UNI The recent nationwide arrests of activists have...
Tribal Movements: Jungle Warfare

Tribal Movements: Jungle Warfare

Above: Siladon villagers stand with bows and arrows near a large stone slab that enumerates their rights under Schedule 5/Photo: UNI The rape of five...
Nun Rape Case: Sins Of The Father

Nun Rape Case: Sins Of The Father

Above: Jalandhar Bishop Franco Mulakkal The CPI(M)-led government in the state which swears by good governance is weak-kneed when it comes to arresting a...
Lawyers’ Fees: Inflated Legal Bill

Lawyers’ Fees: Inflated Legal Bill

Above: (L-R) The office of the Madhya Pradesh advocate general and Purshendra Kaurav The Madhya Pradesh legal officers are getting big bucks as the government...
Ex-CMs’ Bungalows: Staying on Empty

Ex-CMs’ Bungalows: Staying on Empty

Above: MP CM Shivraj Chouhan bestowed “eminence” on his predecessors so they could retain bungalows/Photo: UNI Despite court orders to evict them from official accommodation,...
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Safety of Women: Better Late Than Never

Above: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced measures to tackle crime against women/Photo: UNI The Manohar Lal Khattar government’s time-bound action plan in...
Students campaigning for elections at the Aligarh Muslim University campus/Photo: UNI

Aligarh Muslim University: Caught in a Storm

Above: Students campaigning for elections at the Aligarh Muslim University campus/Photo: UNI Aligarh Muslim University has again landed in a row as the chairman of...

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