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More Symbolism, Less Substance

The much-trumpeted inauguration of the new Parliament building is over. It had all the trappings of a new India which Prime Minister Narendra Modi referred to in his speech at the grand function.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
05 Jun 2023

Consecration of Parliament: The Advent of Hindu Rashtra

Do you remember the date, December 10, 2020? The lockdown had not yet been lifted fully. There were indications that Covid-19 would return more virulently.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
05 Jun 2023


The Constitution of India, and not the Sengol, should be the guiding force in the governance of the country in our democratic set up

P. A. Chacko P. A. Chacko
05 Jun 2023

As everyone in the country, I too was looking forward to see the mega inauguration of the magnificent Parliament building on the morning of May 28, 2023.

M L Satyan M L Satyan
05 Jun 2023

The Hindu-Hindutva idea that remained on the margins during the Nehru era, has been brought to the centre stage during the Modi era

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
05 Jun 2023

Narendra Modi has done what Indira Gandhi attempted but failed to achieve: become synonymous with the nation

Mathew John Mathew John
05 Jun 2023

The brutal manner in which a 20-year-old man stabbed and bludgeoned a 16-year-old girl to death in full public view this May 28 in Delhi's Shahbad Dairy

Aarti Aarti
05 Jun 2023

We are always in the company/community of people as in families, schools, training centers, institutions, work areas, societies,

P. A. Joseph P. A. Joseph
05 Jun 2023

As I watch these innocent teenage girls protesting in Delhi, yes indeed, our daughters who won glory for our country, weeping, appealing, and imploring an impassive

Robert Clements Robert Clements
05 Jun 2023

The North-East State is going through its darkest days, with no end in sight to the bloody ethnic conflict. The Biren Singh government’s policies only helped to fuel the fire

Anto Akkara Anto Akkara
05 Jun 2023