The misuse of the Intelligence Bureau to intimidate independent judges like Justice Muralidhar is worrying and an attack on the independence of the judiciary.
It is true that criminals are used by intelligence and crime agencies all over the world to collect information. However, checking them not to exceed their brief is the most difficult responsibility, writes Vappala Balachandran.
"Winning elections is important but if socioeconomic transformation does not take place... progress of country and society does not take place, then you getting elected and the incumbent getting defeated has no meaning," Gadkari said.
He termed "all these attempts as futile, saying it is nothing more than a tactic to buy time by New Delhi."
View of Jahangirpuri dumpyard in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Atul Yadav
United States and Egypt (white) players vie for the ball during their 15-16th place play-off match in FIH Odisha Hockey Men's Junior World Cup 2021, at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
Mumbai: Indian batter Mayank Agarwal celebrates his 150 runs during the 2nd day of the 2nd test match between India and New Zealand at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Shashank Parade
Low visibility due to a thick layer of smog, during the winter season in Gurugram.PTI Photo
A patient who lost his vision after a cataract surgery undergoes treatment at Indira Gandhi institute of Medical Sciences (IGIMS), in Patna.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.