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What's Net Neutrality In Plain English?

What's Net Neutrality In Plain English?

06 April, 2015

FAQs on a raging and important debate on the Internet in India.

Learning From Each Other

Learning From Each Other

13 January, 2015 Amartya Sen

'Indian mathematicians learned something from Babylonians, Greeks and Romans, they also taught some brilliantly new ideas to mathematicians elsewhere in the world.'

In The Dock

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) levels charges of direct conflict of interest and impropriety against cabinet minister Ravi Shankar Prasad (BJP) and former minister Manish Tewari (Congress)

Make In India, Largely For India

Make In India, Largely For India

15 December, 2014 Raghuram G. Rajan

1) Make in India; 2) Make for India; 3) Ensure transparency and stability of the economy; and 4) Work towards a more open and fair global system.

'Rampant Abuse Of Office And Criminal Misconduct'

Full text of the complaint filed by the noted lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party leader against CBI Director Mr Ranjit Sinha

25 November, 2014

'We Need A Change In Mind Set...'

Raghuram G. Rajan

'...where the wilful or non-cooperative defaulter is not lionized as a captain of industry, but justly chastised as a freeloader on the hardworking people of this country.'

20 November, 2014

'Unfair, Illegal, Unconstitutional And Unjust'

Ashok Aggarwal

On Sanskrit replacing German in Kendriya Vidyalayas: Full text of the letter by lawyer-activist on behalf of the All India Parents Association

02 November, 2014

'A Disclosure In Violation Of Tax Treaties Helps The Account Holder'

Arun Jaitley

The Congress Party’s stand is understandable. It does not want evidence to be forthcoming in support of the names available with SIT. Are some others ill informed, just indulging in bravado or are they Trojan horses?

31 October, 2014

'You, Mr Finance Minister, Are The Biggest Obstacle'

Ram Jethmalani

The eminent lawyer writes another open letter to the finance minister: 'I want to show to the nation that you are determined to see that Prime Minister Modi can never fulfil his pledge to the unfortunate people of India to get back the black money'

31 October, 2014


Gauri Gill

Jis tann lãgé soee jãné’, a Punjabi saying goes. Only she whose body is hurt, knows.

27 October, 2014

'Shifting Goal Post To Save Face'

Aam Aadmi Party

The BJP-led central government's latest turnaround raises key questions


24 October, 2014

'You Are Out To Help The Biggest Criminals To Escape'

Ram Jethmalani

The former law minister writes to the finance minister on the black money issue: 'I strongly suspect that your conduct shows that you too like many others do not want truth to come out'

14 October, 2014

'The New Government Is Not Committed To The NREGA'

Jean Dreze

28 leading economists write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to 'express deep concern about the future of India's National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA)'

10 October, 2014

'I Lost My Patience'

Rajdeep Sardesai

'I uttered an expletive and lunged at the person. It was an unfortunate response and one which I deeply regret. Whatever the provocation, there is no excuse for me to have got into a scuffle.'

27 September, 2014

'Prepared To Engage In A Serious Bilateral Dialogue With Pakistan'

Narendra Modi

'Pakistan must also take its responsibility seriously to create an appropriate environment. Raising issues in this forum is not the way to make progress towards resolving issues between our two countries.'

26 September, 2014

'The Core Issue Of Jammu & Kashmir Has To Be Resolved'

Nawaz Sharif

Pakistani PM brings up plebiscite in his UNGA speech: 'More than six decades ago, the United Nations passed resolutions to hold a plebiscite in Jammu and Kashmir. The people of Jammu and Kashmir are still waiting for the fulfilment of that promise.'

26 September, 2014

'Evidently False And Misleading'

Delhi High Court restrains IIPM and its management from using “MBA, BBA, Management Course, Management School, Business School or B-School” ” in relation to the courses / programmes being conducted by them


19 September, 2014

'For Me This Topic Ends Here'

Deepika Padukone

'My issue is you propagating the objectification of a REAL person, and not a character being played... All I am asking for is respect as a woman off-screen'

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