States have turned the imitation of repressive laws into an art form...
Wit is one of the diplomat’s prized possessions.
Non-alignment is a worn-out misnomer.
The spirit of faith has evaporated with the rise of Hindutva.
Never before has India’s record on human rights plummeted to such depths.
Every single spell of détente evaporates before our very eyes.
Third World leaders emulated their erstwhile oppressors...
The right to dissent has to fight an unequal contest in Modi’s India.
US presidents have used the NSA just as they wished.
Judges are quick to take offence and accuse critics of malevolence.
The effects of Indira Gandhi’s action are still felt by India’s top court.
ICS cadets were raised on James Mill’s notorious work.
Yasin Malik’s case is a revealing example of Modi’s political vendetta.
The Shaheen Bagh sit-in aroused international admiration.
The People’s Alliance should publish a black book of repressive laws.
The constitution paved the way for its own distortions.
No man shall be judge in his own cause.
The farmers’ protests hold a lesson in democratic governance.
Indians are not alone in falling for the ‘strong man’ myth.
The party is like a duke in reduced circumstances.