Horror of Horrors

The organized killings have few parallels in Myanmar’s torturous history with the 30-odd victims being herded up before being shot by the ever so obedient soldiers of the repressive junta.

Manipur Mayhem

As Brigadier (retd) Ranjit Borthakur, rated as an expert on China and the north-east has reminded the authorities ~ “Unlike the other states of the region, militant outfits have never talked peace. Successive state governments haven’t made any significant attempt to persuade them to join the peace process.”

Dateline Atlanta

It is an index to the enormity of that tragedy that Robert Aaron Long (21), the man who went on the rampage at three spas in the Atlanta area, has been charged with eight counts of murder in connection with the attacks.

Cap on the khap

An essay towards ending the persecution by khap panchayats ought now to be initiated with Tuesday’s Supreme Court directive (coram:…