A.G. Noorani

Presidential system

Political instability can be cured only by political reforms. Published Dec 14, 2019 06:54am

Raids on press

Some safeguard for privacy must be woven into the law. Published Dec 07, 2019 07:04am

Democracy in dark

Events ran at breakneck speed lest dawn aborted the ruse. Published Nov 30, 2019 07:01am

Jailed legislators

Who is to be the judge of the misuse of parliamentary privilege? Published Nov 23, 2019 07:04am

Babri verdict

Cases are decided according to the law not faith. Published Nov 16, 2019 07:13am

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