Reservations are not just about quotas (Hindu Editorial)

We need to question the equation of reservation with the redressal of caste inequality not because reservation is no longer needed but because it is no longer enough The learned judges of the Supreme Court who quashed the Central government’s notification granting Other Backward Classes (OBC) status to the Jat community in

The Week In Review (IDSA publication )

Important events  in 2015 related to International Relations INSTITUTE FOR DEFENCE STUDIES AND ANALYSIS Click Here To Download 2015 March March 02-08, 3(2), 2015 February 23-March 01, 3(1), 2015 February February 16-February 23, 2(4), 2015 February 9-February 15, 2(3), 2015 February 2-February 8, 2(2), 2015 January 26-February 1, 2(1), 2015

Political Turmoil in Maldives (IDSA )

Maldives is once again in the throes of political turmoil. Its transition to multi-party democracy, which had begun with the presidential elections of 2008, appears incomplete. The country’s first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, of the Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) is now in prison on charges of ‘terrorism.’ The current