The Constitution and democracy are the heart and soul of India. The country will fall apart if either of them is threatened. For seventy years, the nation has proved the doomsayers wrong.
Justice A.P. Shah is well known for his forthrightness and for his no-nonsense attitude. He demonstrated this as Chief Justice of the Delhi and Madras High Courts and
Is India governed by the principles and norms laid down in the “national scripture”, the Constitution of India?
My relative in Melbourne, Australia, took me to a dairy on the outskirts of the city. The dairy had about 500 well-fed, high-yielding cows.
We eagerly look for bridge-builders, who, despite all difficulties, past clashes and confrontations, are eager to search for areas of agreement in view of the common good, and have a Message to give.
Scenario: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s premature death sent shock waves to the Bollywood sector and society.
I heard you the other day mentioning in a video message the name of the late Iraneous Thirumeni.
‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ (KBC) is probably one of the most successful mega programs on TV channels, with bumper prizes in toe.
Her grandparents’ charity of distributing food to beggars on varying occasions had inspired Sneha Mohandas.
My neighbour Ramkumar, suddenly appeared in the next balcony of my building and gave me a big smile, “Bob, I’ve discovered a vaccine the world needs at this moment!”
Who will provide remedy if not the Supreme Court when fundamental rights are breached?
The arrest of Arnab Goswami evoked howls of protests from the centre, politicians and ordinary people, while that of octogenarian activist Stan Swamy under the dreaded UAPA barely registered.
I wondered whether I did the right thing in visiting the Ambala Christian Cemetery, known earlier as the European Cemetery, on Jagadhari Road in Ambala Cantonment in Haryana.
Five BJP ruled states are mulling to bring in a law to disallow ‘love jihad’, a term coined by the Sangh Parivar for mixed marriage between a Muslim man and a woman of other faith.
The day we say we have something to learn from others we shall make progress. We shall recognise the worth of “Work” over “Words”.
And then it struck me! No it did not strike me like the bolt from the blue! I half expected it, like most of the world did. Why wouldn't anyone not expect it,
A nexus between bank staff, middlemen, school and government employees in Jharkhand, Bihar and Punjab have come to the fore, where scholarship amount worth millions of rupees,
‘Spiritual awakening’ is the most substantial measure in combating the menace of environmental pollution
The celebrated CP Scott who served as the Editor of Manchester Guardian for over 50 years observed a century back that “comment is free, but facts are sacred”.
As she reaches a village, Salami Shashankar tells a reliable person to inform the people about her arrival. “Bank Madam has come,” word quickly passes around from one to another.
My neighbour who has a habit of poking his nose in my business, stood outside my house, as I dismantled the grill, unscrewed the heavy steel door, and opened the thick wooden shades,
Tejashwi Yadav has set a new tone for the political discourse. It is a shift from identity politics to the issues faced by the people
A disjoined opposition parties apparently have a long way to go to counter BJP’s continuing onslaught on democracy
In his victory speech Joe Biden reaffirmed to be a unifier and a healer. His personal religious beliefs did not unwelcome others with a different outlook
Unfortunately the political and religious leaders in our country are exploring ways and means to spread hatred, revenge and violence against all who are critical of their policies and actions
The only way to anger-reduction is recognition of the cause of pain and respect for the humiliated community’s collective dignity
An alarming repercussion of the pandemic-induced lockdown, many states in India witnessed a spike in the number of student suicide cases during the period,
It is believed that marriages are made in heaven and the institution of marriage is greatly revered across nations.
When the government bulldozes ahead with plans that are disadvantageous to the state, the people have every right to take the issue out to the streets.
It is highest time that a "Dalit Lives Matter Movement"emerges in order to draw attention to the brutal discrimination that the Dalits suffer under the caste system
“Mama!” “Yes my son?” “The exit polls said, I and that thirty one year old boy would win in Bihar!” “I know my son, but they were wrong! On top of it you lost quite miserably!”
One of the most endearing and enduring images post-election of the 46th President of the United States Joe Biden
In the highly charged environment in which the US elections and the Bihar elections have grabbed more attention than the increasing Covid-19 cases,
Some years ago, there was a mushroom growth of “English Medium Schools” in every nook and corner of urban areas in India.
Jyotiraditya Scindia’s future politics and Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s chair are at stake in Madhya Pradesh Assembly bye-elections.
The man who killed three people in a Church in Nice, France on 29th October was shouting Allahu Akbar (God is great) while attacking people with a knife.
In the recent past, and currently in France, we have been seeing a lot of protests and anger exhibited by people,
Fundamentalists who are engaged in violence, hatred and murder are enemies of religion.
A Christian IAS officer in Tamil Nadu, who has been admired for relentlessly crusading against corruption, has applied for voluntary retirement from government service (VRS),
Love for one’s country is one of the many forms of love people learn as children. It stems from the love for family and heritage.
Is there any solution to a complicated problem like corruption? No easy answers. Well, it is a big menace which has to be eradicated.
And as Trump, hees and haws about letting go of the presidency, Liberty, the statue calls out to him, “Baby Donny,