Covid 19 has dug up many glitches in governance and incongruities in societies, laying them bare on the surface.
Radhika, a Class V student, seems to be lost in her own thoughts, recalling the good old days when she was a role model for the whole class. She seems to have lost the very purpose of her life.
It was the virtual ‘midnight knock’! The irony was that the knock took place in broad daylight, and expectedly in a blatantly unjust, uncivilised and unconstitutional manner.
The BJP was once known as a party with a difference. What was meant was that its leaders were committed to their ideology of Hindutva
At a time when India is facing huge challenges to its pluralistic democracy due to the erosion of democratic institutions and processes,
Our ancient scriptures elevated Satya or truthfulness above every other value not just in speech but in action.
The new Administrator’s negative steps have shattered the peace and tranquility of the placid waters of the islands
Entire attention of the ruling dispensation is capturing the support of the people, by hook and by crook, in view of perpetuating the chair of power
Right to privacy is part of life written in golden letters in international documents. The new IT rules seem to be violative of these rights and freedoms
That night he had a dream. Stojan Adasevic saw a ground full of beautiful children and youngsters, playing and laughing merrily.
With the state of the economy plummeting, and money needed to handle the running of the country, rumour has it that everything under the sun would be taxed,
The NHRC cannot but play an adversarial role. Are you equipped to play that role?
“Strike while the iron is hot” is applicable to the current political scenario from the perspective of the opposition parties.
We require the support of every other species to survive, but all other species would benefit seven-fold if humans perish
People remember how during the Communist regime in Eastern Europe, when public criticism of the Government was impossible,
Among the many blessings that the curse of corona has brought to our drawing rooms, and I believe it has been a basket full of blessings,
So many of India’s sons and daughters floating as unclaimed body bags is a blot on the Indian nation!
Simply put, schools are considered to be temples of learning and a place where children are imparted with education as well as human values.
As he took up a new post, the bureaucrat placed on his office door: “Reject bribes. Hold your head high.”
And as the second wave that mercilessly killed thousands in the country, exhausted the logs of wood in crematoriums, had bodies lying in queue,
Mohammed Faizal objects to Praful K Patel's ‘anti-democratic and anti-people’ working style. He says people are unhappy over the Administrator’s decisions
Freedom of Religion in India Hauled up by the US State Department
The Yoga guru was forced to withdraw his remarks on allopathy as ‘Stupid Science’
Recently a network of Chinese social media showed a humiliating picture of an Indian crematorium side by side with another showing the proud launching of a Chinese space-rocket.
Amidst discord and allegations between the Centre and the states on the supply of oxygen, availability of Covid vaccines and other issues related to the pandemic
We are now living through an inferno fanned by a man totally obsessed with consolidating power even amidst cataclysmic loss of life.
Nation wants Prime Minister Modi to use his 56 inch chest
With third wave fear of covid-19 lurking large on everyone's minds, it would be unfair to conduct offline CBSE school examinations.
Amidst the country’s largest COVID-19 vaccination efforts which are underway, the writing on the wall is clear.
Sikkim is a mesmerising north-eastern state due to its natural beauty, mountainous terrain and its unique flora and fauna.
With patriotism being questioned, sedition being defined and slogans being the criteria for motherland loyalty,
Covid time has proved it otherwise. Help and care coming from strangers, unknown and unseen to those suffering from the disease and loneliness.
Accountability is something which the nation cannot expect from any of the ministers who think or believe that they are answerable only to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
A virus that created critical crisis in the ever interacting human society, Covid 19 pushed people to self-distancing and safeguarding individual existence even in the intimate circle of family.
At the current rate, it will take at least one year to vaccinate 100 crore eligible population
Most feel that Modi has put India on her knees with his monumental follies…moving even China and Pakistan to help her
Instil virtues of Humility and Gratitude to tide over the pandemic panic
Would rather die in jail than be shifted to hospital says Stan Swamy to HC
That a 10-year-old child in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri, according to media reports, had to recently quit school as he was forced by his father
There is a need for rejuvenating women’s movement in India for breaking the concrete wall of patriarchy as a means for politically empowering women
Everything is fair in love, war, politics and profession, is the latest modified and applicable phrase in the Indian context.
An attempt by the Modi Government to improve the ranking of India in the World Press Freedom Index has boomeranged
Cyclone Tauktae was the worst ever storm to have made landfall along the Gujarat coast after 1998 when catastrophic tropical cyclone killed at least 10,000 people.
The onslaught of the second wave of COVID-19 and its impact have led to disease, devastation and death.
At the time of Partition in 1947, the 12 year old boy accompanied his Muslim parents from Peshawar in Pakistan to India.
Filled with horror I read about the twenty-seven ONGC employees who died and fifty-three missing, when their barge sank during Cyclone Tauktae’s tryst with the west coast of India.