Tue, Jul 27, 2021

Editorial News
  • Editorial: Sans dissent, democracy at risk Editorial: Sans dissent, democracy at risk

    It was one of the most important judgments, perhaps significant enough to be termed historic considering the times we live in, when a division bench of the Delhi High Court granted bail to three...

  • Editorial: Shooting the messenger Editorial: Shooting the messenger

    It seems there is no end to the woes of Twitter in India. The platform set off on the wrong foot with the government just a few months ago on issues involving a toolkit that was allegedly drafted by...

  • Editorial: Moment of pride Editorial: Moment of pride

    It is a heartening example of Tamil Nadu showing the way to the rest of India in upholding the rights of sexual minorities.

  • Editorial: The seven year itch Editorial: The seven year itch

    Coinciding with the NDA government completing seven years in office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently drew the nation’s attention to the BJP-led NDA regime’s achievements over the past seven...

  • Editorial: Kicking karoshi out of office life Editorial: Kicking karoshi out of office life

    The WHO had recently revealed in a report that lakhs of people the world over are succumbing to health hazards brought on by long working hours.

  • Editorial: The peak is in sight Editorial: The peak is in sight

    Two weeks ago, India recorded 4,529 COVID-19 deaths, which was officially the highest daily death toll recorded in any country since the start of the pandemic. The highest single-day spike in any...

  • Editorial: Stifling dissent in democracy Editorial: Stifling dissent in democracy

    George Orwell’s dystopian novel 1984, published in 1949, includes a reference to a memory hole, housed within a cubicle inside a Ministry of Truth. Its job is to bundle in a chute and incinerate...

  • Editorial: Between a long haul, and a quick exit Editorial: Between a long haul, and a quick exit

    The mass exodus witnessed in Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) over the past few weeks after the fledgling outfit received a drubbing in the April 6 polls might appear like the end of the road...

  • Editorial: Old lockdown in new avatar Editorial: Old lockdown in new avatar

    Tamil Nadu embarked on a two-week-long statewide lockdown, that came into force from May 10.

  • Editorial: Don’t bury the numbers Editorial: Don’t bury the numbers

    Amidst the tragedy of citizens gasping for breath, a question that has reared its head over and over again is whether India is undercounting the fatalities occurring as part of the second wave of the...