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Jan 20, 2019
BJP's bid to polarise populace, aided by silent and complicit media, has left Indian democracy in disarrayA closer look at the trajectory of Indian politics and society in the past five years shows us that much has indeed changed since the BJP came to power.
Jan 14, 2019
Assam intellectual Hiren Gohain slams govt, says sedition charge 'dangerous, unresisted abuse of power by ruling dispensation'These charges show to what extent the administration can go to abuse freedom of expression and suppress dissent, says Assam intellectual Hiren Gohain.
Jan 11, 2019
Arun Jaitley claims 10% quota for general category poor doesn't violate basic structure of ConstitutionArun Jaitley also accused the Congress of grudgingly supporting the Constitution Amendment Bill, passed by Parliament earlier this week.
Nov 26, 2018
Supreme Court refuses to entertain fresh petition against Article 370, says matter already part of pending pleasThe petition has alleged that due to vote bank politics, successive governments did nothing to repeal Article 370 and Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir was adopted much after the Indian Constitution came into force.
Sep 25, 2018
Supreme Court ruling on lawyer-politicos: These professionals have enjoyed double employment since first Indian govtThe Supreme Court has dismissed a petition seeking to have politicians barred from practicing law, saying that there was no legislation to bar them from taking up both jobs.
Sep 10, 2018
'India can't become North Korea': Congress criticises Amit Shah for saying BJP will rule for 50 yearsCongress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala termed the claim made by Shah at the BJP national executive meeting as Mungerilal ke Haseen Sapne - a famous TV serial in which the main character was always daydreaming
Sep 06, 2018
Supreme Court's verdict on Section 377: LGBTQ community members, activists celebrate landmark judgmentThe Supreme Court on Thursday passed a verdict on Section 377 of the IPC, and said consensual sex between homosexual adults is not a criminal offence. However, unnatural sex with animals remains criminalised.
Aug 31, 2018
Arrests made in Bhima Koregaon raids attempt to 'overturn Constitution': Rights groups call for action against Maharashtra PoliceThe arrests of the five activists, in a nationwide crackdown on Tuesday, highlights the violation of all due procedures and is a mockery of the legal system, said a joint statement signed by over 30 civil society groups.
Aug 30, 2018
Bhima Koregaon raids: Some of the arrested activists are Naxal mentors, claims BJP leader in TelanganaThe BJP spokesperson rejected suggestions in some quarters that the police action in the Bhima Koregaon raids is a crackdown on political dissent.
Aug 06, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind stresses need to address political violence in Kerala, says it has no place in ConstitutionThe President referred to the violence in Kerala as "unfortunate", and said that it does little justice to the glorious traditions of the state.