September 2021 | Vol. LIX No. 23 |  Regular

Lawmakers or Lawbreakers?

   

By Nasir Hussain Wikipedia is a free online encyclopaedia available at tap of a finger in more than 300 languages. From 2010 onwards, Wikipedia has revolutionised the source of information....
Reviewed by Syed Nooruzzaman There is no dearth of people who show considerable interest in what Sufism (Tasawwuf) stands for despite the controversies associated with it. While Sufis yearn for...
According to India Today, the Uttar Pradesh government spent more than 300 crores (more than $45M in the 2017 exchange rate) when it changed the name of Allahabad to Prayagraj...
When it comes to helping the poor and needy, instead of giving them money just once and forgetting them thereafter, it would be far better if we keep our charities...
Though he is in no position to immediately join hands with the RJD yet in the name of Caste-based Census Nitish seems to be planning to bring about Koeri-Kurmi-Yadav alliance.
The Delhi High Court quashed four of five FIRs lodged over an alleged incident of looting and arson of houses in a single compound during the northeast Delhi riots last...
The state governments cannot withdraw criminal cases against sitting MPs and MLAs without prior sanctions from the respective high courts, the Supreme Court has said. On August 7, a bench...
Mega Kisan Mahapanchayat launches anti-BJP campaign By Abdul Bari Masoud Giving in to pressure from the Opposition parties and farmers’ unions for action against Karnal SDM Ayush Sinha, who issued...
A Bangladeshi scientist who helped develop a cheap oral vaccine against cholera, a Pakistani microfinance pioneer and a Filipino fisherman were among the winners of Asia’s equivalent to the Nobel...
THERE IS AN ATTEMPT TO GIVE COMMUNAL COLOUR TO NEWS: CJI Web portals “only listen to powerful voices” and “write anything” against judges or institutions, the Supreme Court said in...