Vijayaraghavan Narasimhan

OPEN TO OPINION

Author is practising advocate in the Madras High Court.

VOICES

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Oh Mani Shankar Aiyar, why did you have to speak

The 'Tamilian-not-so-well-versed-in-Hindi' seems to aspiring for a Congress-mukt Bharat, even more than Amit Shah.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

POLITICS

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Judicial overreach: Why Arun Jaitley and Ravi Shankar Prasad are fighting a lost battle

When the executive and legislature have willingly or otherwise exited, there is a natural tendency for the judiciary to step in.

POLITICS

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India cannot afford a lesser respected Supreme Court

The bar and bench need to lean on the other, to enhance institutional integrity and judicial discipline.

POLITICS

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Will Modi government now please stand up to Supreme Court's order on national anthem?

The apex court has asked Centre to decide if 'Jana Gana Mana' should be played in cinema halls.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Making America sick again: Will Trumpcare fail the ultimate Jimmy Kimmel test?

It is absolutely stunning to see, hear and experience the power of democracy - open debate in society and social media - being led by a Hollywood celebrity.

VARIETY

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There's a method to the madness of both Kim Jong-un and Trump

While the US president wants to deflect attention from his shortcomings by talking tough on Pyongyang, North Korea wants to prevent Western incursions by building up the nuclear stockpile.

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu Assembly: How our Constitution is being taken for a ride

Speaker P Dhanapal disqualified 18 AIADMK MLAs owing allegiance to 'removed' party leader TTV Dhinakaran.

VOICES

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