Guest Column

Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi

Meenakshi Lekhi is an MP from New Delhi constituency, and the BJP's national spokesperson. Lekhi is a lawyer in the Supreme Court.


Fighting crypto-intellectuals

With the recent arrest of some overground activists of the banned CPI (Maoist) by

By Meenakshi Lekhi September 23, 2018

Lying about the RSS

From a weapon to a shield, from an alibi to a subterfuge, from a stratagem to a

By Meenakshi Lekhi September 09, 2018

Humans failed, not laws

Recently, we came across two disturbing cases of abuse of small girls in shelter

By Meenakshi Lekhi August 26, 2018

Persons, not possessions

One of the more productive moments of the monsoon session of Parliament was the

By Meenakshi Lekhi August 12, 2018

One law for all

The plan of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) to set up a shariah

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 29, 2018

Ghosts of Emergency

D.E.M. O’Cracy, the beloved husband of T. Ruth, father of L.I. Bertie, brother of

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 15, 2018

The antics of an anarchist

Democracy and anarchism don’t go hand in hand unless you are an Arvind Kejriwal.

By Meenakshi Lekhi July 01, 2018

A chimera of an alliance

The recent byelection results have drawn a lot of attention in the national media.

By Meenakshi Lekhi June 17, 2018

Forming governments in courtrooms

It is telling that the two recent times the Supreme Court held a midnight hearing,

By Meenakshi Lekhi June 03, 2018

Of debates and disruptions

The Parliament used to be an institution for enacting the 3Ds: Debate, dissent and

By Meenakshi Lekhi May 06, 2018

History repeats itself

It was not long ago when a political leader from Delhi, with national ambitions,

By Meenakshi Lekhi April 22, 2018

Ensuring a cyber-just democracy

I remember calling Internet the new-age God, because it offered space for expression

By Meenakshi Lekhi April 08, 2018

One poll for all

Since the past many days, I have been witness to a raging debate in India over the

By Meenakshi Lekhi March 25, 2018

De-Congressising the ecosystem

In the last fortnight, the Indian political landscape was dominated by stories

By Meenakshi Lekhi March 11, 2018

Having the last laugh

One of the first things humans learn after coming into this world is how to laugh.

By Meenakshi Lekhi February 25, 2018
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