Corporal punishment

The death of a small boy

The Betul tragedy shows that the state does not consider emotional or intellectual maturity important in a person who teaches children »

Krishna Kumar responds

In a general sense, of course, we are all responsible for everything that happens in the world. Nevertheless, we do need some distinctio...»

In corporal punishment we are all complicit

In the context of the cruel thrashing and consequent death of a small boy, Aslam Ansari, in a Betul school in Madhya Pradesh at the hand...»

Polls in the Time of Terror

Will last week's terror strike in Jammu and Kashmir affect the next remaining three phases of elections? Vasundhara Sirnate, Chief Co-ordinator, Research, The Hindu Centre, and Sheikh Saleem, a Kashmiri journalist, provide insights. Read more. »

'I am trying to learn the art and craft of politics' − Ram Madhav
Interview with Ram Madhav, general secretary, Bharatiya Janata PartyRead more. »