Justice Sajjan Singh Kothari

Being Upright Doesn’t Always Pay

  By Prakash Bhandari Justice (retd) Sajjan Singh Kothari has not been swayed by political colours and that may well be the reason for his unceremonious...
epresentative picture of J&K police

Needless crackdown on Jamaat-e-Islami?

Above: Representative picture of J&K police By Pushp Saraf The decision to ban this outfit under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act for five years is surprising...
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Singing A New Tune

 By Rakesh Dixit The opening of cowsheds and singing of Vande matram are not the only issue on which the Congress government led by Kamalnath...
Article 35A

ARTICLE 35A – The Biggest Fraud On The Constitution

By Ashwini Upadhyay Article 35A was not added to the Constitution by following due procedures prescribed for amendment of the Constitution under Article 368. The...
An awareness rally on World Leprosy Day. Patients in India continue to be denied education and treatment to this day/Photo: leprosymission.org

Nobody’s Children

The fact that both the Center and the Delhi government could not give the High Court any plans for rehabilitation of displaced leprosy patients...
Supreme Court

Promise and Performance

Above: Supreme Court/Photo: Anil Shakya A year-end analysis of key controversial issues the apex court will have to confront when it reconvenes after its winter...
Politics across the Himalayas

Politics across the Himalayas

~By Pushp Saraf With Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan accepting the resignation of Thupstan Chhewang, a formidable leader of Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, from...

A Giant Sardar On The Narmada, Small Replicas In Gujarat...

After splurging nearly Rs 3000 Crores on the gigantic statue of unity of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the Gujarat government is seemingly in a hurry...

Turmoil in Shangri-La

Above: The Stakna monastery, en route to Leh from Kargil/Photo: Puneet Nicholas Yadav By Pushp Saraf Threats and counter-threats involving big three socio-religious organisations have created...
The Allahabad High Court

The Case For A High Court Bench At Meerut

  ~By Rajendra Singh Jani It is surprising that in spite of Uttar Pradesh being the “rape and crime capital of India” as rightly said by...

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