Editorial: Order of the day

The Supreme Court on Wednesday found the indefinite ‘occupation’ of a public road by the Shaheen Bagh protestors unacceptable. The apex court said the protest, considered an iconic dissent mounted by mothers, children and senior citizens of Shaheen Bagh against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), became inconvenient to commuters. Continue Reading

Editorial: Horrible Hathras

Rightly terming as ‘horrible’ the Hathras incident in which a Dalit girl was allegedly brutally raped and died due to injuries, the Supreme Court has directed the Uttar Pradesh government to inform it by 8 October about the steps taken to protect witnesses in the case. Continue Reading

Editorial: Happy deal

Amid the ongoing India-China standoff in eastern Ladakh along Line of Actual Control (LAC), the United States has approved India’s request to buy $ 90 million worth of equipment, spare parts and logistical support for its fleet of C-130J Super Hercules cargo aircraft. Continue Reading

Editorial: Lock & key

The world is entering into the phase of unlock to normalise life even after the Coronavirus infections continue to surge. Countries have started reopening schools, colleges, offices, shopping malls which were shut down for months after the Coronavirus outbreak. Continue Reading

Editorial: UP,down

Amid outrage over the Hathras gang-rape case, another shocking crime has taken place in Uttar Pradesh. This time, a minor girl was allegedly raped by her neighbour in UP’s Bulandshahr. Continue Reading

Editorial: Lines of control

India has rejected China’s position that it abides by its 1959 stand on the perception of the Line of Actual Control(LAC). Delhi has asked Beijing to refrain from advancing an ‘untenable unilateral’ interpretation of the de-facto border. Continue Reading

Editorial: Time-tested ties

Days after holding a virtual bilateral summit with Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Danish counterpart Mette Frederikson for an hour on Monday in a summit that was significant in more ways than one. Continue Reading