Chandigarh traffic police spreading awareness about road safety among women two-wheeler riders/Photo: twitter/@trafficchd

Road Safety: Faith Over Safety

Above: Chandigarh traffic police spreading awareness about road safety among women two-wheeler riders/Photo: twitter/@trafficchd Bowing to pressure from the Akalis, the Union home ministry asks...
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley chairing the GST Council Meeting in Delhi in January this year. Photo: PIB

GST: No Constitutional Validity

The recent decision to cross-empower states to collect Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) will run into trouble since the power to levy and...
A young kidney patient undergoing dialysis, which helps to purify the blood

Organ Donation: For Want of a Kidney…

Above: A young kidney patient undergoing dialysis, which helps to purify the blood While people with clout can get Kidney for transplant within days, commoners...
Metro: Rough Ride

Metro: Rough Ride

When travel demand is exploding in cities, why are public transport systems experiencing stagnation, with the marginal costs of system expansion far exceeding the...
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...
Amaravati: Dream Turns to Dust

Amaravati: Dream Turns to Dust

Above: Many illegalities went into the land acquisition and planning of Amaravati/Photo: amaravatiforum.com The shocking illegalities being perpetrated in the name of building this capital-city...
All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered

Clinical Establishments Act, 2010: Cracking the Whip!

Above: All healthcare clinics in Uttarakhand will have to be duly registered With the Uttarakhand High Court seeking closure of establishments not registered under Clinical...
Beemapally Beach in Thiruvananthapuram littered with garbage, despite a drive to keep it clean. Photo: UNI

Swachh Bharat Takes a Beating

The Delhi High Court has pulled up the Delhi government for the spread of diseases such as Dengue and Chikungunya and sought to know...
Flex Boards, Hoardings: Going Overboard!

Flex Boards, Hoardings: Going Overboard!

Above: Flex boards on display at various points in Thiruvananthapuram city/Photos: Kaviyoor Santhosh The Kerala High Court has ordered that numerous illegal hoardings be removed...
The government has allowed Dalmia Bharat Ltd to maintain and develop tourist facilities at the Red Fort for five years

Red Fort Branding: To The Lowest Bidder?

Above: The government has allowed Dalmia Bharat Ltd to maintain and develop tourist facilities at the Red Fort for five years The government’s bid to...

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