Autobiographies and biographies are passe. BJP leader Uma Bharti has come up with a new genre—tweetography—to tell her life story. What better way to communicate in Modi era? In a 280-character format, disclosures can be piecemeal, depending on impact. Sidelined Sadhvi surely knows how to catch Modi’s eye.
SC’s new law to regulate arrests and bail just passes buck to govt
Supreme Court’s call for a law to regulate arrest and bail passes the buck to government to do what judges ought do themselves. The court has held bail as a constitutional right and issued guidelines against unnecessary arrests. New law isn’t needed to pull up erring trial judges or police.