A fair bit of dissent and demonstrativeness is part of the package that defines democracy, especially a loud one like India
16 Jul 2022 1:39 AM
The Europeans would not go beyond polite words to speak out against China in the context of the India-China conflict and confrontation
04 May 2022 4:01 AM
The incidents of hate speeches targeting a particular community across the country are unacceptable
28 Apr 2022 12:32 AM
We should consider that India is not a dictatorship and should be using its natural strength as a democracy
29 Mar 2022 12:34 AM
Legislatures and Parliaments, while meant to be self-governing, still are in need of governing
05 Jan 2022 1:23 AM
Respecting the right of party functionaries to speak out, without incurring punishment ought to be the norm rather than the exception
28 Oct 2021 1:01 AM
Mr Khattar does not stop with advocating 'tit for tat' as a strategy
07 Oct 2021 1:10 AM
Magna Carta came out of an intra-elite struggle between 40 barons and their King
13 Jul 2021 9:11 AM
The byelection for a Member of Parliament in the Yorkshire constituency of Batley was a paradigm of this ugliness
03 Jul 2021 12:20 AM
What should cause us concern is the centrality of the Prime Minister’s residence and office to this new layout
24 Jun 2021 7:03 AM
In short, no matter how legitimately political power is acquired, justice demands the balancing factor of an opposition
10 Jun 2021 1:03 AM
None of the rights and liberties that the Constitution saw initially as being “fundamental” are present in the original form today
12 Jan 2021 10:50 AM
500 signatories, including more than 60 former leaders, wrote an open letter organised by Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance
25 Jun 2020 3:16 PM
Citizenship as a basic identity has had the effect of bringing the politics down to earth.
21 Jan 2020 4:37 AM
We have reached the stage in our democracy where a lamp is called a chair, a stool a shirt and a tubelight the sun.
10 Jan 2020 12:14 AM
Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday reiterated the commitment to preserve the values mentioned in the Indian Constitution.
26 Nov 2019 1:58 PM
He made these remarks during Question Hour when Speaker Om Birla told him to ask a supplementary.
25 Nov 2019 11:32 AM
Polling for 90 seats of Haryana and 288 constituencies of Maharashtra began at 7 am and will continue till 6 pm in the evening.
21 Oct 2019 8:14 AM
The BJP had the numbers, and hence the right to pass the law in the manner it wanted.
06 Oct 2019 3:09 AM
The withdrawal was one of the protesters' key demands and both she and Beijing had previously refused to budge on the issue.
07 Sep 2019 12:30 PM