Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

On the intolerance of ideas, and liberty …

  By Dr. John M   I like thinking and learning. Birthdays surely make one slower on the bike, but birthdays, it seems, do not have the same...
Jallikattu protestors in Bengaluru; Supreme Court

Will jallikattu set a social precedent?

Many larger issues emerge from the bull-taming bill in Tamil Nadu ~By Meha Mathur While the state of Tamil Nadu has circumvented the Supreme Court ordered...
Why always status quo when change is the only constant?Why always status quo when change is the only constant?

Why always status quo when change is the only constant?

Administrative services: Proposal to give weightage to performance in the foundation course could be a change that might be able to boost performance ~By Abhishek...

Legacy of the Nawabs

The great, great granddaughter of Wajid Ali Shah, the last Nawab of Awadh, is all set to bring the family cuisine to the world....
Illustration: Amitava Sen

Devil’s in the Details

Above: Illustration: Amitava Sen Was providing autonomy to the IIMs the sole objective of a new legislation? There are several grey areas that can be...
Protest in Delhi against RTI Act dilution/Photo: UNI

Regulating the Regulator

Above: Protest in Delhi against RTI Act dilution/Photo: UNI The NDA government’s move to bring the Chief Information Commissioner and Information Commissioners directly under the...

Need for amendment to Section 378 of the Criminal Procedure Code...

By Aabad Ponda Chapter XXIX Of The Criminal Procedure Code 1973 deals with appeals. An appeal is a creature of the statute and no...
Actress Diya Mirza with acid attack victim Laxmi at a youth conclave in Lucknow. Photo: UNI

Scarred for Life

Above: Actress Diya Mirza with acid attack victim Laxmi at a youth conclave in Lucknow. Photo: UNI Despite the fact that acid attacks are common...
Retired judge Justice Abhay Thipsay (extreme right) with Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders/Photo: Twitter

Judges in Politics

Above: Retired judge Justice Abhay Thipsay (extreme right) with Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders/Photo: Twitter Former chief justices and judges have often ventured into...
Church Under Attack: Not in God’s Name

Church Under Attack: Not in God’s Name

Above: Franco Mulakkal is taken into custody by the Kerala Police after nuns in the state agitated on the streets/Photo: UNI India’s first rape-accused bishop...

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