Cover Stories

Lessons in Hate

The shocking instances involving teachers and students reported in the recent past are indicators of the dark abyss into which the education system has fallen.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
04 Sep 2023

Instilling Hate in Children: Communalization of Education

If India has teachers like Tripta Tyagi, the nation becoming Vishwa Guru will remain a distant dream. Hence cleansing education, especially the teachers, of the venom of hatred is necessary.

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
04 Sep 2023


In the tapestry of life's diverse threads, stories often emerge of communal harmony that once defined the choices of names and identities.

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
04 Sep 2023

“Brahma, Vishnu, Maheshwarah” Personified, in Person Most Superior to Him, to Them Respected Teacher Salute!

Sunny Jacob Sunny Jacob
04 Sep 2023

They say, we have beaten poverty. Yes, this is what the recent report released by the government think-tank, Niti Ayog, claims.

Jaswant Kaur Jaswant Kaur
04 Sep 2023

Niall Ferguson wrote in his book Civilization, “We are living through the end of 500 years of Western ascendency”.

Archbp Thomas Menamparampil Archbp Thomas Menamparampil
04 Sep 2023

The "Forest (Conservation) Amendment Bill 2023" was passed by Lok Sabha on July 26 and the Rajya Sabha on August 2.

Dr. Arun Kumar Oraon Dr. Arun Kumar Oraon
04 Sep 2023

This is no place for the minorities. I fear for the future of a country that has declared war against a section of its people.

Mathew John Mathew John
04 Sep 2023

The spate of student suicides in Rajasthan’s Kota, reportedly the highest this year since records began to be compiled, has caught the attention

Aarti Aarti
04 Sep 2023

In a way we are all addicts. Mostly human beings are addictive by nature. Sometimes we are not aware of this. You may call it by any name. It may be called passions or attachments.

P. A. Joseph P. A. Joseph
04 Sep 2023

This morning I received a video from Orissa of a church group who were stopped from worshipping by a police patrol.

Robert Clements Robert Clements
04 Sep 2023