Society

Right to privacy: A Stop sign for an overreaching Aadhaar?

Mohammed Afeef

The Supreme Court’s verdict upholds the citizen’s right, but how the government and its Aadhaar project respond is to be seen
Mohammed Afeef Bengaluru

Journalist Gauri Lankesh Shot Dead in front of her House

Hardnews Bureau

Prominent journalist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead in front of her by two to three assailants in 


Gorakhpur Tragedy: No country for children

Shalini Sharma

The staggering number of deaths reported from Gorakhpur and Jamshedpur should be looked at against the larger backdrop of the failure of the public health system
Shalini Sharma Delhi

Supreme Court's Landmark Ruling Declares Privacy a Fundamental Right

Hardnews Bureau

The Supreme Court’s landmark ruling is expected to have serious implications for the Whatsapp privacy case and Aadhaar case which are currently being heard in the court

Hardnews Bureau Delhi

SC declares triple talaq unconstitutional, un-Islamic

Hardnews Bureau

New Delhi: The Supreme Court, by majority judgement, today declared the practice of triple talaq as unconstitutional.

Bofors: The Quattrochi and Hinduja connection

Mohan Guruswamy

Acting on a directive of the Lok Sabha’s Public Accounts Committee, the CBI will now be writing to the government seeking its permission to restart the investigations into the alleged Bofors pay-offs
Mohan Guruswamy Delhi

“It’s not their love for cow, it's their hatred against Muslims”

Shalini Sharma

Eighteen days after Pehlu Khan was attacked in Alwar, the family assembled at Jantar Mantar for a dharna. They are yet to receive any word of assurance from the centre or the state government
Shibu Kumar Tripathi Delhi

Demonetisation: Chaos prevails as March 31 deadline expires

Confusion over whether the March 31 deadline to exchange old currency notes applied to NRIs only created ruckus outside the RBI office in Delhi. People braved the heat and left with a bitter heart, accusing the BJP government of being an NRI government
Shalini Sharma Delhi

Why are the Ola and Uber drivers on a strike?

Abeer Kapoor

The confrontation between the striking drivers and the tech-based startups - Ola and Uber - is not as straightforward as it seems. Propelled forward as it is by demonetisation and a demand for rights
Shalini Sharma and Abeer Kapoor Delhi

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