Blogs

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

Other Blogs

It's 'Mamata wave' in West Bengal as voters reject Congress-Left alliance

Undeterred by an acrimonious campaign by her opponents - Left, Congress and the BJP - that saw her party confronting allegations of corruption, Mamata Banerjee has once again proved that she still

Ritesh K Srivastava | May 19, 2016, 20:59 PM IST

Kerala election result: Significance of 'Rajettan' entering Kerala Assembly with a lotus

Rajagopal has now entered history books as the first ever BJP MLA in Kerala.

Ajith Vijay Kumar | May 19, 2016, 18:36 PM IST

Assembly Election Results: The story of Queen Bees and a Blooming Lotus

After the terrible drubbing BJP faced in Delhi and Bihar, Amit Shah seems to have revived his Midas touch capturing power in Assam for the first time and opening an account in Kerala.

Akrita Reyar | May 19, 2016, 17:16 PM IST

Women as a vote bank: Not a win-win for politicos

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Miscellaneous | May 17, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Kerala Assembly Elections 2016: Overview - Key issues, candidates, alliances and poll scenario

The stage is all set for a game changer election in Kerala. Voting for the new 140-member Kerala Assembly will take place on May 16 and counting will be done on May 19.

Kamna Arora | May 15, 2016, 10:16 AM IST

Kerala Assembly Elections 2016: Overview - Key issues, candidates, alliances and poll scenario

The stage is all set for a game changer election in Kerala. Voting for the new 140-member Kerala Assembly will take place on May 16 and counting will be done on May 19.

Ankita Bhandari | May 15, 2016, 10:16 AM IST

Modi reforms flicker in rural India, other big challenges remain

For Indian farmer Sompal Singh, the light bulb that flickers outside his mud hut home is a symbol of progress: the first time electricity from the grid has reached his remote village since independence in 1947.

Miscellaneous | May 13, 2016, 15:54 PM IST

Skeletons in the closet: India bad loans getting messier

India's bad-loans problem looks much worse than lenders have been willing to acknowledge, heaping pressure on banks` profits and further tightening the screws on distressed debt that could be bigger than New Zealand`s USD 170 billion economy.

 

Miscellaneous | May 12, 2016, 18:23 PM IST

China, Taiwan add tourists to their squabbles

Ben Blanchard and Faith Hung/Reuters

Miscellaneous | May 12, 2016, 14:05 PM IST

Will Priyanka be the Congress face in UP?

Amulya Ganguli/IANS

Uttar Pradesh is up for grabs in next year's assembly elections.

Miscellaneous | May 11, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

Two years of the Modi govt: Pluses and minuses

Amit Kapoor/IANS

Miscellaneous | May 11, 2016, 09:31 AM IST

Ditto TV review: This OTT app will pleasantly surprise you

While the market is full of OTT content providers, it is time you have a look at– Ditto TV, India's first ever linear OTT TV platform.

Reema Sharma | May 06, 2016, 17:26 PM IST

Five indicators of India's looming demographic disaster

Abhishek Waghmare/IANS

Miscellaneous | May 04, 2016, 19:39 PM IST

Land reforms fail, 5% of India’s farmers control 32% land

Sumit Chaturvedi/IANS

Why it is difficult to reverse more than half-a-century of land-reform failures?

Miscellaneous | May 04, 2016, 19:33 PM IST

Swachh Bharat mission fails March 2016 urban-trash targets

Prachi Salve/IANS

Miscellaneous | May 04, 2016, 19:30 PM IST

Indian Mathematician mimics viruses to design smallest self-assembling structures

In an interesting twist, this work may even shed light on virus self-assembly just as our understanding of some nanoscale biomolecular motors unexpectedly related to rotary car engines

Guest | Apr 29, 2016, 22:09 PM IST

Iran and Russia move closer but their alliance has limits

When Iran took delivery of the first parts of an advanced Russian air defence system this month, it paraded the anti-aircraft missile launchers sent by Moscow to mark Army Day.

Miscellaneous | Apr 28, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Is India ready for the 'thinnest' laptop age?

Nishant Arora/IANS

Miscellaneous | Apr 28, 2016, 10:43 AM IST

Is China provoking India to aim at its soft belly?

Vijay Kranti/IANS

Miscellaneous | Apr 28, 2016, 10:34 AM IST