A woman who filed an FIR against a man threatening her for her anti-Modi Facebook posts, found that the Magistrate let off the accused, and ordered an FIR against her instead
There were two things that really stood out for me. The first, all over Punjab, was the lack of women in public. The second was the music. Music is everywhere. Punjab definitely moves to a beat.
'Not only love, decency, humanity, tolerance and constitutionality that has lost today—but the law itself.'
Outrage and shocking disbelief as the Supreme Court reverses the Delhi High Court judgement of 2009 which read down of Section 377 and effectively decriminialised homosexuality.
The Supreme Court rules "Section 377 IPC does not suffer from the vice of unconstitutionality and the declaration made by the Division Bench of the High court is legally unsustainable" thus once again criminalising Gay sex
Today's Supreme Court judgment that reverses the Delhi High Court judgment of 2009 is both constitutionally preposterous and morally egregious
An opinion poll carried out by ABP News-IPSOS Snap Poll in 25 assembly constituencies shows advantage AAP
"I'm not a saint," he said, "unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying."
Rahul Gandhi, seems to have learnt the need to connect better with people after the 4-0 drubbing at the hands of the BJP. But how does he do it and who are the people with whom he wants to connect?
The government stands exposed. Even a Parliamentary cover-up through a JPC will not save it of the embarrassment.
'Working Together for a World Free of Chemical Weapons, and Beyond': Nobel Lecture by the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), delivered by Ahmet Üzümcü, Oslo
AAP is not a perfect party and one may not agree with their positions on various issues. The AAP experiment may still fail. But if it has happened once, it will happen again. And again.
'People need strong, decisive and result-oriented leaders,' wrote the union agricultural minister who surprised all by coming up with a blog detailing his views on recent election results. Full text
'When there are no clear majorities, the government formation is an art of the possible. The Congress Party can give the AAP outside support in order to form a government... '
'People need not worry. At the opportune moment, the prime ministerial candidate will be announced'
'We are going to do a better job than anybody in the country and involve people in ways that you cannot even imagine right now'
The Congress shows a steady march to imminent eclipse in the 2014 elections
As verdict 2013 rolls out, what has the broom, that has mauled the waving hand and stopped the lotus from completely blooming, achieved in Delhi?
After the landslides in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, victory in Chhatisgarh, and emerging as the leading party in Delhi, what are the lessons for the BJP?
While the popular mood against politicians and corruption, the yearning for a break with the past explain may have been a reason, here are 11 reasons one can think of for the party’s debacle.
Five quick takeaways from BJP's landslide tally of 162 seats, and Congress being reduced to 21
'This result leads us to the next campaign for the Lok Sabha... The next Lok Sabha election is going to be fought mainly between the BJP and the Congress'
Archival tributes, speeches, full coverage
'I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination... It is an ideal which I hope to live for and to achieve. But if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die'
Nelson Mandela's Address to a rally in Cape Town on his release from prison, 11 February 1990
Twenty years back, Nelson Mandela gave his Nobel Lecture on 10 December 1993, in the Oslo City Hall, Norway.
Statement at his Inauguration as President, 10 May 1994, Pretoria
Mandela remembered dancing to the music of Bhupen Hazarika, and also managed to persuade Mrs and Prime Minister Gujral to the dance floor
So here comes John Kerry again, for the umpteenth time (but who is counting?) to make peace between us and the Palestinians.
Politicians and officials are desperately seeking to justify their transatlantic assault on democracy.