The drug menace in Punjab has claimed the lives of at least 27 young people in June, say media reports

Drug Menace in Punjab: High and Half-Baked

Above: The drug menace in Punjab has claimed the lives of at least 27 young people in June, say media reports While the drug problem...
Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh with his colleagues in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha

Punjab State Legislature Act: Rewarding Favourites

Above: Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh with his colleagues in the Punjab Vidhan Sabha/Photo: diprpunjab.gov.in The Punjab government is proposing to bring amendments into Punjab...
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits Kanha Upvan in Lucknow/Photo: UNI

Bovine Slaughter: Tough Stand

Above: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits Kanha Upvan in Lucknow/Photo: UNI With statistics showing that existing laws to prevent cow slaughter have failed,...
Construction workers

India Moves Changes to its Statistical System

Above: Construction workers   The Union government has released the draft National Policy on Official Statistics. In the second part of its two-part series on...
CPI (M) activists lay siege to Raj Bhavan to protest against the TN governor

Raj Bhavan Row in Tamil Nadu: Governor’s Reign

Above: CPI (M) activists lay siege to Raj Bhavan to protest against the TN governor The constant tussle between TN governor Banwarilal Purohit and the...
Surviving the Great Bank Robbery

Surviving the Great Bank Robbery

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence Burgeoning NPAs of banks can be tackled by creating a “bad” bank and using the expertise of distressed debt specialists...
Out of Job India’s Employment Statistics

Out of Job: India’s Employment Statistics

Above: A worker in a steel factory in Wazirpur, New Delhi (file pic)/Photo: Bhavana Gaur India’s employment statistics are in turmoil due to inadequate...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

Sexual Assaults on Boys: Silence of the Lambs

Union minister Maneka Gandhi recently drew attention to the plight of male children who had been sexually abused, a group far more vulnerable than...
Bypoll Results: Saffron Singed

Bypoll Results: Saffron Singed

Above: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with BJP President Amit Shah in New Delhi/Photo: UNI The BJP’s crushing defeat against a united Opposition in the recent...
Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala (right) administering the oath to HD Kumaraswamy at the swearing-in ceremony

Karnataka: Rocky Road Ahead

Above: Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala (right) administering the oath to HD Kumaraswamy at the swearing-in ceremony Considering that the JD(S) and the Congress fought each...

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