Saturday, April 4, 2020

India’s “Boat People”

Gets Tough On Rohingya Migrants By Poonam I Kaushish In the summer of 1975, hundreds of thousands of people fled South Vietnam after the fall of...

Sports Women

Making India proud By Proloy Bagchi Two recent TV advertisements show teenage girls displaying their keenness for playing football and basket ball. While pushing their respective...

Reform centres for inmates?

‘Open Jails’ By Dr. Oishee Mukherjee The Supreme Court has favoured setting up of ‘open jails’, where inmates will not be confined within prison walls and...

Tight rope walk for India?

Hosting Rouhani Dr. D.K. Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI) President of Iran Hassan Rouhani was in India between 15-17 February. He was returning the obligation of Prime...

Religion & power politics

Lingayat Minority By Dr S.Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) BJP President Amit Shah's categorical announcement that his party will not support a minority religious tag to...

Crown of thorns?

Office Of Governor By Dr S Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Karnataka has earned a unique distinction of having given some important lessons on the office...

Social media ‘kills’

Murderous Mob By Poonam I Kaushish Social media 'kills' and how! Mob lynching is back on the political-social scene with 17 cases across 9 States from...

Trial in mp, Rajasthan?

Duplicate Voters By Insaf Democracy may be in peril in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. Rather, the Opposition Congress is unambiguous about it, as there are signs...

Delay cost huge, rework: Cag

Clean Ganga Project By Shivaji Sarkar "The Ganga cleaning project has cost the nation Rs 7304 crore", notes the National Green Tribunal (NGT) in its observations...

Impact on national politics?

Semi-Final Over By Dr. S Saraswathi (Former Director, ICSSR, New Delhi) Throughout the Assembly elections' campaign in the five States, a dominating idea that circulated among voters...


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