Cover Stories

‘We the People’ on Backburner

‘Serving people is my priority,’ said D. Y. Chandrachud on his very first working day at the Supreme Court after taking over as the Chief Justice of India.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
28 Nov 2022

Constitution Matters

Seventy-three years ago on 26 November 1949, the Constituent Assembly of India adopted and gave to “we, the people” a landmark Constitution which is the only sacred book of every Indian citizen

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
28 Nov 2022


The soul of India is its Constitution. It is a ‘living tree’ capable of growth and expansion

Dr. Pauly Mathew Muricken Dr. Pauly Mathew Muricken
28 Nov 2022

As we celebrate the Constitution Day on November 26 to mark the adoption of the Constitution of India on this day in 1949

Dr Alwyn D’Souza and Dr Lancy Lobo Dr Alwyn D’Souza and Dr Lancy Lobo
28 Nov 2022

The year: 2000! The Venue: The Vatican! A Capuchin priest and I are waiting for a Cardinal at the parlour. The aim: To meet him

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
28 Nov 2022

Tagore dreamt of an India where the citizens would have the courage to hold their “heads high”.

Archbp Thomas Menamparampil Archbp Thomas Menamparampil
28 Nov 2022

Instead of providing timely relief and help them rehabilitate, the state and police have been persecuting the victims, mainly Muslims

Joseph Maliakan Joseph Maliakan
28 Nov 2022

World has been witnessing conflicts and violence based on religion from the time people began to form communities or groups based on their religious identity.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
28 Nov 2022

“Unite to end violence against women and girls”. The theme for this year’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Aarti Aarti
28 Nov 2022

We know the importance of family in our day-to-day life. We call it the Church in miniature.

Patrick Crasta Patrick Crasta
28 Nov 2022

There is a Japanese word UKETAMO, meaning “I accept with an open heart.” In our life we come across a number of issues.

P. A. Joseph P. A. Joseph
28 Nov 2022

As Rahul carries on his long trek through our vast country, there’s something happening. This isn’t a walk galvanizing people to hate their neighbours as most other recent walks have been.

Robert Clements Robert Clements
28 Nov 2022