Corruption: The Cancer of Society

Corruption: The Cancer of Society

India needs a revolution in order to emerge from the clutches of corruption. Laws should be amended so that bail is not granted to...
Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav is facing a slew of corruption cases whereas AIADMK leader Sasikala was convicted in a disproportionate assets case and is in prison

Criminalisation in Politics: Life Ban is Excessive

Above: Rashtriya Janata Dal chief Lalu Prasad Yadav is facing a slew of corruption cases whereas AIADMK leader Sasikala was convicted in a disproportionate...
IAF Operations in Uttarakhand: The New Central Threat

The New Central Threat

Above: The Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun/Photo: Wikipedia.org The government’s request to the IAF to operate Su-30s from the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun for...
Illustration by Amitava Sen

Corporate Cauldron

Above: Illustration by Amitava Sen Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code was meant to resolve the issue of bad debts but has tarred all promoters of a...
Too late in the day to say privacy is not constitutionally protected

Too late in the day to say privacy is not constitutionally...

Above: A gay pride parade. An affirmative answer on privacy as a fundamental right will reopen other fundamental issues, such as the right to...
Relatives of a newborn who was wrongly declared dead raise slogans against Max Hospital authorities

An Illegal Act

Above: Relatives of a newborn who was wrongly declared dead raise slogans against Max Hospital authorities The cancellation of the licence of Max Hospital goes...
Is India lagging behind in improving quality of life?

Is India Ungovernable?

Above: A traffic jam near ISBT in New Delhi/Photo: UNI It is increasingly becoming difficult to find areas where the quality of governance has improved...

Slapped by a Suit

As the resident editor of a major daily, this writer has had his share of defamation suits. Here is a personal account of the...
Criminal intimidation remains non-bailable in certain states, bailable in others

Remnants of an Old Law: Vetting a Verdict

Above: Criminal intimidation remains non-bailable in certain states, bailable in others Why the SC may want to revisit its judgment in the Aires Rodrigues vs...
Unnao and Kathua Rapes: The Rape of India, the Death of Humanity

Unnao and Kathua atrocities: The Rape of India

Priyanka Gandhi at a protest march in Delhi. Photo: UNI    ~By Dilip Bobb   This week has been one of the darkest in India’s contemporary history. The...

Recent Stories