AG Noorani in Frontline comments on the Supreme Court’s abdication of duty in the manner in which it has deal with habeas corpus petitions in Kashmir, through which citizens are entitled to be told what the state has done to fellow citizens.
Just because the Bharatiya Janata Party did not register a resounding victory in the just-concluded elections doesn’t mean that all concerns about the Election Commission’s processes and the functioning of Electronic Voting Machines is invalid, writes Kannan Gopinathan on the Polis Project.
“Vibhishana changes the terms of reference of the Rama-Ravana conflict, when he confronts Ravana on the grounds of dharma.” Amrith Lal asks in the Indian Express if Vibhishana is the first “anti-national”?
Especially in America, but all over the world, we no longer have a good sense of time thanks to the 2010s. The rhythms of pop culture and current affairs have become extremely skewed, writes Katherine Miller on Buzzfeed.