Cover Stories

A Death Knell for NGOs

Every bad law is justified under the guise of ‘good intention’. The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act Amendment Bill passed by the Parliament is no exception.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
28 Sep 2020

FCRA Bill: A guillotine for NGOs

On September 20, this writer received an alert on WhatsApp. The message said that an amendment to the Foreign Contributions Regulation Act (FCRA) was being proposed.

Jaswant Kaur Jaswant Kaur
28 Sep 2020


Dear Shri Satya Pal Singh, MP, Your parents had a purpose when they named you Satya (Truthful).

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
28 Sep 2020

People were greatly surprised when the induction of Rafale Jet Fighters was marked by a sarva dharma puja. They wondered whether a Hindutva-inspired BJP had matured

Archbp Thomas Menamparampil Archbp Thomas Menamparampil
28 Sep 2020

The Delhi Police has been excelling in lawless behaviour for quite some time now. They very cleverly facilitated the brutal attack on Jawaharlal Nehru University students early this year.

Joseph Maliakan Joseph Maliakan
28 Sep 2020

At a Webinar organized by USM Indore on 20th September 20202, 120 young leaders who have been part of Universal Solidarity Movement

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
28 Sep 2020

The New Education Policy begins with the UN goal of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development,

Dr. Frazer Mascarenhas Dr. Frazer Mascarenhas
28 Sep 2020

Agriculture is the backbone of the Indian economy; it is estimated that at least sixty percent of the Indian population

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
28 Sep 2020

As fair play evolved and even warfare rules changed from barbaric methods to slightly more civilized ways,

Robert Clements Robert Clements
28 Sep 2020

It is a terrible irony that most of us, who know English and can read this article, who live in urban India, who left rural India back just a generation or two ago,

Amandeep Sandhu Amandeep Sandhu
28 Sep 2020

Governments in Pakistan and other Islamic countries are accused of being controlled by the fanatic religious leaders.

Varghese Alengaden Varghese Alengaden
28 Sep 2020

Rajasthan government permits family members of COVID-19 patients to meet them in hospitals by wearing face masks, PPE kits and hand gloves.

Aarti Aarti
28 Sep 2020