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Markandey Katju

Former Judge, Supreme Court of India; Former Chairman, Press Council of India

Justice Markandey Katju is former Judge, Supreme Court of India and former Chairman, Press Council of India.
The Dreadful Times To

The Dreadful Times To Come

Indians, I do not wish to alarm or terrify you but only to tell you the truth. The times which are coming in our subcontinent
04/10/2016 11:58 AM IST
A.S. Dulat Is Wrong, Dialogue Won't Solve The Kashmir

A.S. Dulat Is Wrong, Dialogue Won't Solve The Kashmir Problem

In a recent interview to The Wire, former RAW chief A.S. Dulat suggested that the only way to solve the Kashmir imbroglio is through dialogue, not aggression. I submit that Mr. Dulat's statements in this context are meaningless clichés and platitudes. They are totally superficial, and reflect little understanding of the realities of the Kashmir problem. Those who think that mere political dialogue can resolve the Kashmir problem are living in a fool's paradise. They do not know what is really happening. So, let me explain.
29/08/2016 11:36 AM IST
Demanding Azadi For Kashmir Is Not Sedition, But It Is Certainly

Demanding Azadi For Kashmir Is Not Sedition, But It Is Certainly Stupid

The JNU students and Amnesty did not commit or organize violence, and nor did they call for immediate resort to arms. Hence, in my opinion, they committed no crime, and the charges against them should be dropped. That being said, I totally disapprove of the demand for Azadi for Kashmir or any part of India.
23/08/2016 4:12 PM IST