Topic: Palghar police
The blame game after Palghar lynching is a fresh reminder of how the politics of hate can ruthlessly hijack the much-needed development agenda.
Balram Jinwal and Arbaaz Khan, working as extras in a film, were mistaken for terrorists after they came out of the film set wearing their costumes.
Fieldwork has shown Paharis and Gujjars are deeply entwined, in ways that their political leadership does not acknowledge.
European Union ban on Russian crude imports from 5 Dec will drive European refiners to buy more Middle East oil, putting them in competition with Asian buyers.
The IAF chief said the model of integration that India adopts must be future-ready, must reduce levels of decision-making, and capitalise on the strength of all three services.
In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.