As a debate rages on about whether or how long reservations should continue, ET Magazine shines a light on some of the castes that are up in arms.
Instead of treating ILR as a prestige project, Modi govt would do well to weigh the financial and ecological costs against the potential benefits of each link.
Hindi’s ability to unite India is a threat to all those forces, which want the country to remain enslaved to English. Hindi is not against India’s regional languages.
In late August, the government issued a circular with guidelines to be followed by the police while making arrests on sedition charges.
David Lagercrantz on writing 'The Girl in the Spider's Web', the fourth book in Millennium crime series
Lagercrantz touches on the reasons behind taking the premise of the book beyond Sweden, Larsson’s partner Eva Gabrielsson’s opposition to the book, and why Salander is iconic.
Why government's bid to welcome refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh & Afghanistan is easier said than done
The Narendra Modi government may have declared policy to welcome refugees but their relatives waiting for them in India do have much faith in such doctrine.
How community rights under the Forest Rights Act could transform the lives of millions of forest dwellers
Community rights under the Forest Rights Act could transform the lives of millions of forest dwellers, but only if the bureaucracy is pushed to implement the legislation fairly and without delay.
Half-baked safety standards & nonchalant attitudes to hygiene: Is every food item prone to contamination?
Dubious testing facilities, half-baked safety standards and nonchalant attitudes to hygiene may mean that every food item is prone to contamination.
India's water security crisis: Dams, pollution and climate change biggest threats facing Himalayan rivers
A committee set up by the ministry of environment and forests said hydel projects in Uttarakhand aggravated the June 2013 disaster.
Elon Musk has done more concrete things to combat global warming than anyone: Ashlee Vance, Biographer
Elon Musk is accomplishing and attempting to accomplish far more valuable steps than a new app or a consumer entertainment service.
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