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Saturday, May 8, 2021

Destroyed by corruption

If only the ways of the government were above board, questions such as moral legitimacy of governance would not have been so very complicated...

Check on influx still stands Mum on the deep divide

The stand of the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) that non-locals cannot and should not contest in the coming Assembly election...

Beating the blockade

The United Naga Council’s blockade along Manipur’s lifelines will not end. Whatever the cause of the disagreement among those negotiating a truce, this is...

Not the time to pass the buck Busy delivering political points

It is now obvious to all. No one wants to resolve the ongoing economic blockade, with the Congress and the BJP more keen on...

Questioning Silence

Delivering the third Nikhil Chakravarty Memorial Lecture last year, noted historian Romila Thapar threw light on some of the most contentious issues of our...

Troubled times for the State Congress Boycotted and shunned in hill dists

The State unit of the Congress is in deep trouble. No two ways about it. Take a look at the reality. It stands boycotted...

Shrinking Playfields

All work and no play make Jack a dull boy. But no work and no play would probably make Jack good for nothing. Once...

Death Trivialised

The killing of a militant leader two days ago, not long after his atrocious escape from police custody bring out yet another general attitude...