An Indian Record of Human Rights

THOSE who live in glass houses should not throw stones at others. The saying applies very much to successive governments of India which chafe at international accountability for their observance of human rights, are very…

A blot on Indian civilisation : Charles Chasie

MUCH has been written about the extraordinary and extra-judicial legislation in India which have become a blot on its civilisation and greatness. Such legislation ridicules India’s democracy, justice system, equality and fundamental human rights and…

Resisting a Police State

The following is an extract from Analytical Monthly Review's Editorial (Published in Kharagpur, West Bengal)  appeared on its February 2009 issue. Read More

Stop This Terror of Law : Ravi Nair

This unconventional war cannot be won in a conventional way. It can only be won by showing that our values are stronger, better and more just, more fair and more humane than the alternative. Terrorism…

Democratic governance is best form: Ex-CJI

HYDERABAD: Former chief justice of India, MN Venkatachaliah, on Thursday made a strong plea for democracy as the most efficient way to govern and to provide an accountable system of governence.  Delivering Dr B.R Ambedkar…