Cover Stories

Cleansing the Corrupt

‘First attack the corrupt. Then embrace them.’ These words of senior lawyer and former Union Minister Kapil Sibal sum up the mode of operation of the present regime.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
10 Jul 2023

BJP and Allies: The Fatal Embrace

Pawar has been known to take contradictory positions depending on the prevailing political winds. Such flip-flopping highlights his lack of a principled approach and raises questions

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
10 Jul 2023


A video has gone viral. A man is seen smoking a cigarette and urinating on a tribal youth, who is silently bearing the abuse he is subjected to.

Jaswant Kaur Jaswant Kaur
10 Jul 2023

After reading the article, “Beleaguered community -- being a Muslim in new India” by Zia Us Salam in The Hindu on 30th June

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
10 Jul 2023

The damning silence of Narendra Modi about the Manipur human tragedy is ill becoming of the Prime Minister of a nation.

P. A. Chacko P. A. Chacko
10 Jul 2023

Are we slowly but steadily converting our academic institutions into prisons? Two recent incidents -- one at the Kolhapur Institute of Technology's College

Joseph Maliakan Joseph Maliakan
10 Jul 2023

A situation is created that one can’t trust one’s eyes and ears. The scammers are tapping sophisticated AI tools to create havoc

Aarti Aarti
10 Jul 2023

The guide taking us on a tour of Istanbul was extremely articulate and expressive, suddenly he whispered

Robert Clements Robert Clements
10 Jul 2023

Today our interests ought to coincide with hearts and minds united in shared human interests. Manipur matters. The Prime Minister should speak up

Thomas Menamparampil Thomas Menamparampil
10 Jul 2023

Times are bad in India: Manipur has been burning for two months now. Millions of citizens all over are denied their fundamental rights. Corruption and crony capitalism are rampant.

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
10 Jul 2023

Fr. Stan Swamy died as an undertrial prisoner in Holy Family Hospital Mumbai on July 5, 2021. As we remember his life and mission and recommit

Joseph Xavier Joseph Xavier
10 Jul 2023