Post summer recess, SC to hear Ayodhya, Aadhaar, AAP-Centre tussle

New Delhi, July 2  As the Supreme Court resumes work on Monday after 43 days of summer recess, all eyes are on its hearing on Ayodhya title dispute, the constitutional validity of Aadhaar and power tussle between the Delhi and Central governments.

The Ayodhya issue assumes added significance as it…

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BJP can not escape by leashing record of Congress in past

A full-fledged attack has been initiated on the Congress Party by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders in which they have decided to target not only Rahul Gandhi and his mother and brother-in-low but also his grand mother. BJP which has been accused of undermining…

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Time to reject US food imports

New Delhi June 30  I don’t understand. Why should India continue to import 50 per cent of its almond requirement from America? After all, almond is not a fruit tree that is not cultivated in India. While India’s almond production remains confined to the hilly states of Jammu…

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A perverse comparison

New Delhi June 29  When criticism becomes perverse and hyperbolic, people start attributing motives. When persons who like to be seen as balanced intellectuals adopt extremist vocabulary, the questions about motives become even more strident. The Emergency has been unambiguously criticised by innumerable non-BJP, non-Congress parties. Many have…

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The New Panama Papers leak poses new challenges for BJP govt

The Modi government seems to be piling up insurmountable problems in the run up to the 2019 elections in May next year. First the spiralling crude prices, fiscal deficit and current account deficit widening, increased tariffs by the United States on a huge list of Indian product imports, the Karnataka…

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