A.G. Noorani

Habeas carcass

Preventive detention was first introduced by the East India Company. Published Nov 09, 2019 06:03am

Judges’ bias

It was a reminder of a very natural infirmity of the human mind. Published Nov 02, 2019 07:05am

Uncle Toms

Muslims of India must provide help and succour to Kashmiris. Published Oct 26, 2019 07:05am

Cases of sedition

Imprisonment for life reflects a colonial mindset. Published Oct 19, 2019 06:58am

Judges & politics

Usurpation of power by judges must be resisted as much as those by politicians. Updated Oct 12, 2019 10:06am

Politics & history

The BJP’s attempts to rewrite history are particularly dangerous. Published Oct 05, 2019 07:10am

Constitution spurned

The RSS denounced the constitution as ‘anti-Hindu’. Published Sep 28, 2019 07:05am

The BJP’s designs

Modi’s recent disclosure is as revealing as it is belated. Published Sep 21, 2019 07:01am

Students’ protest

Expression of dissent on campus should be protected. Published Sep 14, 2019 07:09am

Civil protests

Persecution of dissent is rife in the Modi era. Published Sep 07, 2019 07:09am

Torture & law

Pinochet’s arrest was a benchmark for international law on crimes against humanity. Published Aug 31, 2019 07:09am

Shimla scrapped

The Modi government rejects the very idea of talks. Published Aug 24, 2019 07:06am

Destroying Kashmir

Repressive measures cannot stifle the voices of protest. Published Aug 17, 2019 07:07am

Speaker’s role

Why does it matter that the office be impartial? Published Aug 03, 2019 07:04am

NSA-FO clash

Disgust with diplomats contributed to the NSA’s rise. Published Jul 27, 2019 06:57am

Dismantling Saarc

India stalled the framing of the Saarc convention. Published Jul 20, 2019 06:58am

Kashmir’s press

Newspapers that report the Indian army’s excesses are intimidated. Published Jul 13, 2019 07:20am

China on maps

President Xi’s decision will make compromise difficult, if not impossible. Updated Jul 06, 2019 03:45pm

Modi & states

‘One nation, one election’ is an assault on India’s federalism. Updated Jun 29, 2019 11:49am

Future of Congress

Adversity tests individuals as well as institutions. Published Jun 22, 2019 06:59am