Cover Stories

Muscling Constitution

The recent weeks witnessed an avalanche of attacks against the apex court. Significantly, it came not only from the government but from a couple of constitutional bodies too.

Dr Suresh Mathew Dr Suresh Mathew
23 Jan 2023

Government Vs Judiciary: Slugfest

The judiciary is autonomous in India. It means that it is not under the jurisdiction of the executive or the legislature.

Cedric Prakash Cedric Prakash
23 Jan 2023


A witness has to take an oath before deposition in a court of law in the country. The oath is as follows, although the language varies from court to court

A. J. Philip A. J. Philip
23 Jan 2023

Recent statements emanating from Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju, Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar and Lok Sabha Speaker

Jacob Peenikaparambil Jacob Peenikaparambil
23 Jan 2023

There has been a progression, or rather regression, of Vs over the last week. For those unfamiliar with Hindi, let me first do a literal translation

Chhotebhai Chhotebhai
23 Jan 2023

I need to preface this essay with a caveat. I was an unrelenting and downright mean critic of the Gandhi trio for privileging their own interests

Mathew John Mathew John
23 Jan 2023

Even if 1 percent wealth tax is levied on the rich, it would be sufficient to meet the cost of the National Health Mission.

Jaswant Kaur Jaswant Kaur
23 Jan 2023

The World Economic Forum President recently declared, “Expecting India to be the fastest growing economy”.

Prakash Louis Prakash Louis
23 Jan 2023

Intensive agitations have only brought about interim solutions to the problems plaguing Goa. Appeasing tactics employed by successive governments

Pachu Menon Pachu Menon
23 Jan 2023

Preventing corrupt practices means putting in place a slew of measures.

Aarti Aarti
23 Jan 2023

Every country, every people have their own learned insights, lived customs, traditional ways of beliefs, expressions etc.

P. A. Joseph P. A. Joseph
23 Jan 2023

The first melody I learned to play on my harmonica as a youngster was the ‘Red River Valley’ and often

Robert Clements Robert Clements
23 Jan 2023