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Undue process? Why AAP MLAs being disqualified is a win-win situation for Arvind Kejriwal

If the disqualification holds, then Delhi is heading for a mini-poll of sorts in six months to elect 20 lawmakers

Prasad Sanyal | Jan 22, 2018, 14:28 PM IST

Is questioning independence of a constitutional body itself not unconstitutional?

The recent decision by the Election Commission to disqualify 21 MLAs of the ruling AAP in Delhi has raised serious questions.

CBP Srivastava | Jan 21, 2018, 11:10 AM IST

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Rio Olympics 2016: Five Indian athletes who redefined 'woman power'

While PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik were India's only two medalists at Rio Olympics, several others made a name for themselves at the mega event.

Suyash Srivastava | Aug 26, 2016, 18:38 PM IST

In rural India, less to eat than 40 years ago

On an average, a rural Indian consumes 550 fewer calories -- and 13 gm protein, 5 mg iron, 250 mg calcium lesser than they used to.
 

Miscellaneous | Aug 25, 2016, 13:25 PM IST

Despite sporting glory, Indian women struggle to rise

Women saved the day for India at Rio, and their growing presence was reflected in the 54 female Indian athletes at an Olympiad.

Miscellaneous | Aug 25, 2016, 13:19 PM IST

India needs to tread the innovation path to progress

Can we truly afford to shun innovation?
 

Miscellaneous | Aug 25, 2016, 13:10 PM IST

Rio Olympics highlights: Ten moments that defined the Games for Indian contingent

Rio 2016 has come and gone. The Games in Brazil had its good, bad, and ugly moments in abundance.

Dattaraj Thaly | Aug 24, 2016, 14:37 PM IST

Naming of new RBI chief shows Modi government regains composure after Rajan shock

Raghuram Rajan`s abrupt announcement of his departure as governor of the Reserve Bank of India came as a nasty surprise to many, especially his fans in the investment community, but the way Urjit Patel was chosen as his successor has been anything but.

Miscellaneous | Aug 22, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

77 mn women added to banking system in 1 year

Saumya Tewari/IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 19, 2016, 15:09 PM IST

47 mn Indian youth drop out by 10th standard

Uttar Pradesh leads the ranking with 1.6 million out-of-school children, followed by Bihar and Rajasthan.

Miscellaneous | Aug 19, 2016, 11:35 AM IST

Phasing out hydro-fluorocarbons the next big challenge

There is a strange similarity between ISIS and HFCs. Both are man-made. 

Miscellaneous | Aug 19, 2016, 11:31 AM IST

Hum Kya Maange – Azadi!

For Bhola Sah, the upcoming August 15 is the day when he will be spending the whole day with his two children and take them around Delhi.

Kamna Arora | Aug 13, 2016, 21:56 PM IST

4 years after Nirbhaya, Delhi rapes triple, police reforms fail

Manisha Chachra/IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 13, 2016, 15:20 PM IST

In recovering housing market, the starter home remains elusive

David Randall and Nichola Groom/Reuters

Miscellaneous | Aug 13, 2016, 15:14 PM IST

8 promises Modi made on I-Day 2015: Some met, some works-in-progress

Devanik Saha/IndiaSpend/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 13, 2016, 14:52 PM IST

The Cursed Father - Harry Potter and his last outing?

Vikas Datta/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 09, 2016, 19:39 PM IST

Prohibition Bihar: Cheers for toddy

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 09, 2016, 19:33 PM IST

How violence contributes to diseases among sex workers

Sumit Chaturvedi/IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 09, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

One nation, one tax – How GST will change India's tax system

As that nationwide system is constructed and brought online, tax administrators will also have to be retrained.

Miscellaneous | Aug 04, 2016, 15:08 PM IST

Agriculture in 115 Indian districts most at risk from climate change

Manupriya/ IndiaSpend/ IANS

Miscellaneous | Aug 04, 2016, 13:59 PM IST

'Give them a bloody nose': Xi pressed for stronger South China Sea response

Ben Blanchard & Benjamin Kang Lim/Reuters

Miscellaneous | Aug 04, 2016, 13:55 PM IST

Suu Kyi tackles military land grabs in test of new Myanmar government

Aubrey Belford, Hnin Yadana Zaw & Antoni Slodkowski/Reuters

Miscellaneous | Aug 04, 2016, 13:52 PM IST