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Yazhini P M and Sylvia Karpagam writes: The complete disconnect between the justifiable aspirations of the majority and the privileged educated elite of the country was perfectly captured in May 2019....

Atul Bhardwaj writes: The President of the United States (US) hosted the first in-person Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (Quad) summit at the White House in the last week of September. The Prime....

Babu Mathew writes: The herculean task of legislatively recasting the entire gamut of labour law in India is now completed. Nothing similar has ever happened in India before on this scale. But the....

Rajen Harshé writes: The Taliban have taken over Afghanistan on 15 August 2021. Evidently, Pakistan’s constant support to the Taliban and the withdrawal of the United States (US) forces from....

Atul Bhardwaj writes : The foreign occupation of Afghanistan is over after two decades. The smooth and quick regime change in Kabul resulting from an agreement and tacit understanding bet­ween the....

Anushka Singh writes: The Supreme Court has observed that the law of sedition (Section 124A of the Indian Penal Code [IPC]) is “colonial” and “stale” and is being “misused” by the executive, hence....

Usha Ramanathan writes: The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill is on the list of business in the Lok Sabha. It was first introduced in the Lok Sabha in August 2018 but lapsed when....

Shilpi Gulati writes: On 18 June 2021, the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB) brought out a notice seeking public comments on the new Cinematograph (Amendment) Bill. Giving the....

Satyendra Ranjan writes: Recent anti-government protests in Cuba gave an opportunity to the Western capitalist establishments to launch a tirade against socialist systems of the world in a decades-old....

Kumkum Roy writes: We seem to be heading towards a round of “revision” of history textbooks during an unprecedented crisis created by a pandemic, lockdowns, and an economic downturn whose magnitude is....

Rekha Chowdhary writes: Being the first ever engagement of the Government of India (GoI) with mainstream political leaders of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), after the August 2019 changes, the all-party....

Atul Bhardwaj writes : The United States President, Joe Biden, made a concerted pitch against China at the three-day Group of Seven (G-7) summit at Cornwall, United Kingdom (UK) which concluded on 13....

Disha Wadekar writes: In a judgment delivered by the sessions court in Goa, Tarun Tejpal, the former editor-in-chief of Tehelka magazine, was acquitted of all charges in a sexual assault and rape case....

D Raghunandan writes : The second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic in India has indeed been brutal, completely overwhelming the public health system, especially hospital care. The surge exposed the total....

Vijay Raghavan writes: India’s prisons are overcrowded with nearly 70% undertrial prisoners. A large number are languishing in prisons without quality legal aid, and lack of family support. As per....