A.G. Noorani

Street power perils

There is no reasoned debate in developing nations. Published Jan 31, 2015 01:11am

A slippery route

Ordinances can lead to rule by decree. Published Jan 24, 2015 12:47am

Lessons of Paris

Moderates on both sides must engage in an honest dialogue. Updated Jan 17, 2015 03:07am

Torturers’ travels

Ironically, it is the US which blazed the trail for ‘universal jurisdiction’. Published Jan 10, 2015 01:25am

Beyond satire

‘The Interview’ has set an unfortunate precedent. Published Jan 03, 2015 06:29am

Kashmir’s verdict

What do the poll results portend for the future? Updated Dec 27, 2014 10:38am

Abuse vs invective

The anger of politicians is expressed in coarse words. Published Dec 20, 2014 01:01am

Cold war is on

The US is mistaken if it thinks it can unilaterally shape the world order. Published Dec 13, 2014 01:24am


The resolution on selecting a UN chief is outdated. Updated Dec 06, 2014 05:31am

Reviving a party

The Congress has its task cut out for it. Published Nov 29, 2014 06:07am

History revised

The attempt is to make Indian nationalism identical to Hindu nationalism. Published Nov 22, 2014 01:27am

Tainted ministers

Many Indian ministers have criminal charges against them. Published Nov 15, 2014 12:57am

Partisan state ads

Government ads must be subject to guidelines. Published Nov 08, 2014 01:23am

Lust for control

Recent times have seen massive accretion of power to BJP. Published Nov 01, 2014 07:34am

A dangerous credo

Hindutva is altogether different from Hinduism. Published Oct 25, 2014 06:47am

RSS legitimised

With Modi as PM, the divide between party and state has become blurred. Updated Oct 18, 2014 09:38am

Independent status

Rulers should not interfere with public prosecutions. Published Oct 11, 2014 01:01am

Politics of floods

Floods in Kashmir have not kept BJP from pursuing bad policies. Published Oct 04, 2014 01:41am

Xi Jinping’s visit

Mr Xi did not publicly disagree with Mr Modi; that’s not China’s style. Published Sep 27, 2014 01:22am

The truth & Israel

Israeli leaders know that they themselves are the transgressors. Published Sep 20, 2014 01:06am