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Mar 18, 2017
Anti-Discrimination Bill: India needs comprehensive law to punish prejudice, uplift diversityIn India, the lack of a comprehensive anti-discrimination law has for long stymied efforts at providing effective and adequate redress to the oppressed.
Mar 01, 2017
Ramjas College and Gurmehar Kaur row: Debate rages on freedom of speech a day after social media backlashVirendra Sehwag took to Twitter on Wednesday to clarify his position on Ramjas College row. Former Team India batsman Virender Sehwag, whose tweet trolling DU student Gurmehar Kaur triggered an outrage on social media, had claimed on Tuesday that his post was "plain fun" but was misconstrued.
Feb 07, 2017
Laws approved by Parliament take 261 days to be enforced; delay in implementing cost croresIt takes an average of 261 days for a parliamentary law to come into force, according to a report by Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy, a think-tank.
Feb 05, 2017
Shashi Tharoor criticises anti-defection law, claims it had negative impact on democracyFormer union minister and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor on Saturday said the anti-defection law has a negative impact on democracy as it diminished the voting power of people's representatives.
Jan 06, 2017
Shashi Tharoor among Congress leaders detained after party stages demonetisation protest in KeralaJoining the nation-wide agitation against demonetisation of high value currency notes, thousands of Congress workers in Kerala staged protest on Friday outside central government offices across the state.
Dec 12, 2016
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor takes exception to Parliament disruption over demonetisationOn Monday, Congress MP and former Union minister Shashi Tharoor took exception to continued disruption of Parliament and said those disrupting the House should be suspended automatically.
Dec 07, 2016
Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's Delhi home burgled; police suspects vagabondsCongress MP from Thiruvananathapuram Shashi Tharoor's house at Lodhi Estate was burgled on the night of 29 November.
Dec 01, 2016
Demonetisation: Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as Opposition protests continueAs the House assembled at noon after a brief adjournment, the Opposition demanded discussion on the issue of demonetisation.
Nov 10, 2016
What if Donald Trump really didn't want to become the President of the United States?Last week, Indians were by and large badmouthing the Donald Trump and now there is all this desperate dredging for virtue in the same man. We didn’t vote him into power, America did
Nov 05, 2016
Shashi Tharoor: You can’t revenge yourself upon history, history is its own revengeShashi Tharoor's new book — An Era of Darkness — examines the legacy of the British Empire in India