Rajeev Dhavan
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Supreme Court lawyer.

VARIETY

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Decriminalising elections: Cleaning up the electoral process

Treat it as a Valentine's message to the people of India.

POLITICS

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How the CAA movement has shaken the establishment

The Modi-Shah combine is handling the CAA movement with a rigid unflinching strategy to not give in when good sense should have prevailed.

VARIETY

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How Citizenship Amendment Act feeds into Hindutva logic

The people's protest is a movement to save India's soul. It is the Indian spring in winter.

POLITICS

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The learning curve ahead for the Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance

The Maha Vikas Aghadi coalition between the Shiv Sena, NCP and the Congress is a learning experience for a future politics of reconciliation and hope.  

POLITICS

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Why BJP is responsible for the Maha disaster

The party does not have a clear majority in most of the states it claims to rule.

VARIETY

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Why should Indians continue to live under the shadow of sedition?

Indian democracy must consider whether the offence of sedition itself must be abolished.

POLITICS

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Lessons for India from a UK court verdict

The PM’s advice to the President has to be in the public domain as it represents the exercise of constitutional power.

POLITICS

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The sultanate of governors

There has been an overt conversion of the post of the governor into a totally political one.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Bringing Kulbhushan Jadhav home: Why gloating over India’s victory at the ICJ won’t do us any good

India is claiming a victory at the ICJ in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. So is Pakistan. Here are some facts that both sides need to pay attention to.