Cover Stories

Courts Still Hold Sway

The recent observations and orders of the Supreme Court and High Courts present a silver lining when most institutions are kowtowing

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
07 Jun 2021

As Governance Fails, Courts Step In

THE Supreme Court of India along with High Courts and subordinate courts have a lot on their hands. There are more than 4.4 crore cases pending.

Ramesh Menon Ramesh Menon
07 Jun 2021


The NHRC cannot but play an adversarial role. Are you equipped to play that role?

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
07 Jun 2021

“Strike while the iron is hot” is applicable to the current political scenario from the perspective of the opposition parties.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
07 Jun 2021

We require the support of every other species to survive, but all other species would benefit seven-fold if humans perish

Zenith William Zenith William
07 Jun 2021

People remember how during the Communist regime in Eastern Europe, when public criticism of the Government was impossible,

Archbp Thomas Menamparampil Archbp Thomas Menamparampil
07 Jun 2021

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,

Julian S Das Julian S Das
07 Jun 2021

So many of India’s sons and daughters floating as unclaimed body bags is a blot on the Indian nation!

P. A. Chacko P. A. Chacko
07 Jun 2021

Simply put, schools are considered to be temples of learning and a place where children are imparted with education as well as human values.

Aarti Aarti
07 Jun 2021

As he took up a new post, the bureaucrat placed on his office door: “Reject bribes. Hold your head high.”

F. M. Britto F. M. Britto
07 Jun 2021

And as the second wave that mercilessly killed thousands in the country, exhausted the logs of wood in crematoriums, had bodies lying in queue,

Robert Clements Robert Clements
07 Jun 2021