Cover Stories

Tokenism at Play

Uparbeda is a nondescript tribal village in Odisha’s Mayurbhanj district. None had heard about it till recently. It was so neglected that its residents lived in darkness.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
04 Jul 2022

Murmu or Sinha? Act like a President

The tribals continue to be the most neglected sections of society. They are exploited by politicians, businessmen and contractors.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
04 Jul 2022


Election of Draupadi Murmu as the next President of India is a foregone conclusion as the BJD (Biju Janata Dal), the YSR Congress and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) have declared their support to her.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
04 Jul 2022

According to Article 60 of the Constitution of India, the responsibility of the President is to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution

Sacaria Joseph Sacaria Joseph
04 Jul 2022

In our depraved, sick society, religion seems to be the driving force for man’s inhumanity to man.

Mathew John Mathew John
04 Jul 2022

The Indian media today is caught in the pincer of a severe crisis marked by a lack of credibility and responsibility.

Ramesh Menon Ramesh Menon
04 Jul 2022

Abortion is the deliberate killing of an innocent human being in the womb.

Bp Gerald John Mathias Bp Gerald John Mathias
04 Jul 2022

Army needs a change from the colonial to the national. But the new scheme introduced by the government does not come up to the expectations

N. Kunju N. Kunju
04 Jul 2022

The proposed ambitious K-Rail SilverLine Project of Kerala has invited knee-jerk reactions from the public, political parties and civil society groups alike

Dr. Pauly Mathew Muricken Dr. Pauly Mathew Muricken
04 Jul 2022

Effective this July 1, in line with the notification of the Union Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change of 12 August 2021

Aarti Aarti
04 Jul 2022

For the last 30 years, I have been speaking and writing about the urgent need of promoting practical value education in schools, especially for high-school students.

Varghese Alengaden Varghese Alengaden
04 Jul 2022

“Congratulations ma’am!” “Thank you! Are you congratulating me for soon becoming the first tribal president?”

Robert Clements Robert Clements
04 Jul 2022