Editorial

Opposition’s Protests Hollow; Acting CM’s Campaign is Logical

Although the opposition protests about the voters’ list being tweaked, the acting Chief Minister definitely has a more logical and strategic campaign. The acknowledgement of a formidable force usually comes from the pesky antics of the Opposition and its relentless

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S Nambi Narayanan: No Monetary Compensation For the Injustice

The harassment and brutality undergone by ISRO scientist Narayanan cannot be dissolved with no monetary compensation. No amount of monetary compensation is enough for any kind of injustice and for one that was intentionally meted out to former ISRO scientist

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Indian women are killing themselves and we have nothing to offer them but platitudes

At a time when India often appears puffed with conceit to others vis-a-vis its self-avowed leadership position in various global fora and the Government has earned praise for its Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao campaign, here are some very sobering statistics.

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Twin strategy

For political watchers, BJP President Amit Shah’s rally in Rajasthan earlier this week where he virtually launched the party’s election campaign among workers for the forthcoming Assembly poll in that States was a dead giveaway on the issues that are likely

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Battle cry

BJP national executive lays out the contours for the party’s re-election bid, but… There were no major surprises, and none were expected, at the Bharatiya Janata Party’s national executive meet in New Delhi over the weekend. And that should worry the

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Section 377: Government Leaves Decision to the Wisdom of the Supreme Court

Petitioners Aman Nath, Ritu Dalmia, Aakash Aggarwal, and Navtej Johar talked to Team Viva about their day of freedom, independence and joy from the tag of being criminals. With the historic ruling by the Supreme Court of India scrapping section

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One Last Effort to Get the Ganga Clean

After a frustrating three decades of monitoring efforts to clean the Ganga, Government has decided to make one last attempt to take care of the Nation’s pride – River Ganga. That the measures taken till date by successive Governments to

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OPTICS GONE AWRY

Fuel price spiral and fall in the value of the Rupee have created a tricky situation for the ruling dispensation One could accuse Prime Minister Narendra Modi of various weaknesses but an unskilled use of public relations and fantastic ability to convey

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OFF THE BLOCKS

K Chandrashekar Rao is the first of the regional satraps to make his move for 2019 The mammoth rally on Sunday by the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) on the outskirts of Hyderabad where the party supremo and Telangana Chief

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TURNING POINT

There’s no evading the question being asked by Kashmiri terrorists in targeting families of police personnel The abduction and subsequent release of 11 family members of Jammu and Kashmir State Police personnel by Islamist terrorists in the Valley after making

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