Students and politics

Where Young Turks are born

Change is the challenge, and students are impatient for it. They are frustrated with the culture of vendetta politics. Deadly violence used »

Thorny path to campus politics

Amid sustained demands and as part of its pre-poll promise, the Samajwadi Party government restored student unions in Uttar Pradesh last...»

The numbers count

Last December, even as television news channels were slowly waking up to more horrific details of the gang rape of a 23-year-old on a bus...»

Lyngdoh in limbo

One of the Lyngdoh committee recommendations mandates that a candidate cannot spend more than Rs. 5,000 on his entire election campaign....»

The Hindu presents the all-new Young World

Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab: The Need for a Border States Group

The aim of the research report by Tridivesh Singh Maini is to examine the approach of the political leadership, as well as the business community, in three ‘border States’ towards India-Pakistan ties.This paper has sought to look at a number of factors, which include politics, economics as well as security issues.Read Article »

In the 16th Lok Sabha Election 2014, West Bengal has witnessed some interesting trends. Apart from the debacle of the Left and the ascendance of the Trinamool Congress (AITC), the other somewhat s... »