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Independence of Poll Body under scrutiny

The Supreme Court on Tuesday zeroed in on the appointment of serving bureaucrats as Chief Election Commissioners and Election Commissioners, suggesting that it compromises...

Naming Adivasis as Vanvasis a Political Fabrication

While ending the Maharashtra leg of his Bharat Jodo Yatra, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said in Buldhana district that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was...

Politics stoops to new lows in Gujarat

They say time heals all wounds. But in the state of Gujarat, election time rips open the wounds of 2002 and leaves them freshly...

Delay in Appointment of Judges is delay of Justice

The delay in clearing the appointment of judges to the higher courts reflects poorly on the functioning of the Central government and also raises...

Release of Life Convicts sets a dangerous precedent

The Supreme Court ordering the release of the remaining six convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case has raised several troubling questions. In May...

Reservations must not remain political tools of Inefficient Gov’ts

Democracies start off setting for themselves lofty goals which they hope to achieve at some point in time. The Declaration of Independence of the...

Pakistan on the edge, again

Pakistan is on the edge. This is nothing new for a country that has been lacking a stable system of governance. Notionally, it has...

Promise of UCC is to Polarise Electorate

The formation of a committee by the Gujarat Government for implementation of the Uniform Civil Code is no surprise as the UCC is very...

Own up responsibility to Acts of Omission and Commission

The collapse of a British-era suspension bridge in Gujarat’s Morbi on Sunday that has claimed over 140 lives is a tragedy of epic proportions....

Supreme Court Intervention on hate speech a welcome step

The Supreme Court on Friday warned against the dangers stemming from hate speech, directing the authorities to act suo moto against offenders without waiting...