On 30 March, MGK Menon, president of the India International Centre (IIC), communicated to Dr Karan Singh that the IIC had decided to accept his resignation from the body. Dr Singh, a former president and the longest-serving life trustee had submitted his resignation some months earlier but the Centre had taken a while to convey its formal acceptance. If you are reading
Why am I opposed to the imposition of President’s Rule in UP? Well, for the obvious reason. I am wary of the precedent it would set. It’s always easy to apply constitutional arguments to causes you approve of. But the true test of your commitment to a principle is when you apply it to something you don’t like.