West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee has more to answer for than the custodial death of Students Federation of India activist Sudipta Gupta.
By diluting the process of a lokayukta’s appointment, the Narendra Modi government has set a bad example.
The PM has made it clear that UPA 2 plans to tackle the economic slowdown with reforms.
Vijender’s error of judgement in allegedly taking heroin and a flawed system have led to his fall from grace.
The BJP’s new team has to overcome factionalism and come up with big ideas.
Lanka's ethnic minority is the biggest casualty in the ongoing political battle in Tamil Nadu. At the end of most wars, the worst sufferers are often the first who need to move on from the past.
The National Awards prove that Bollywood has come of age with the success of serious films.
There is little mortar to hold BRICS together. The grouping should not be too ambitious. The BRICS grouping attracts attention because its membership seems to reflect the new global reality.
Liaquat Shah's arrest shows the chinks in our approach to security and terrorism. What should have been a feather in the cap of the police force has now become a crown of thorns.
The festival of colours is often used as an occasion to molest women. Let us hope it goes back to being joyous for all of us.
The Cyprus bank crisis is a reminder that the eurozone’s sovereign debt problems are still far from being resolved.
If in 2012 it was the Trinamool Congress, in 2013 it is the DMK which has managed to push the UPA into a corner. The UPA must not succumb to its threats.
The Iran-Pak gas pipeline ceremony was more about political posturing than any concrete vision.
Modify the Juvenile Justice Act to ensure that violent offenders, who are mature enough to understand the nature, implications and consequences of their acts, are brought to justice, on par with adults. RR Kishore
India must join the US and other nations in the UN to demand that Sri Lanka treats Tamils as full and equal citizens.