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Naroda Patiya riot case: Kodnani acquitted; Babu Bajrangi’s conviction upheld

Naroda Patiya riot case: Kodnani acquitted; Babu Bajrangi’s conviction upheld

 Above: Maya Kodnani (file picture) Former BJP Minister Maya Kodnani was given clean chit by the Gujarat High Court on Friday (April 20) in the...
NO PROBE SAYS TOP COURT SC dismisses Judge Loya death case; says no merit, death was natural

NO PROBE SAYS TOP COURT: SC dismisses Judge Loya death case; says no merit,...

Petition scandalous, says bench, stops short of issuing contempt notice The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and...
Satire: The Hidden Stars who deserve to be in the Indian team

Coasting to Gold

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence ~By Dilip Bobb The usual media hype has accompanied the Indian contingent to the Commonwealth Games being staged in Australia’s appropriately...
Satire: In a flux up state, the latest terms to get endeared to

Terms of Endearment

~By Dilip Bobb Like politics and the global economy, cricket is also experiencing the Great Churn as the ball tampering issue scrapes the gloss off...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

The Ten Commandments

  ~By Dilip Bobb The original Commandments were handed down on stone tablets and were ten rules for people to lead a satisfying and fulfilling life....
Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court against The Wire till April 12

Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court against The Wire...

Above: (Left) Jay Shah with father BJP President Amit Shah The Supreme Court, on Thursday (March 15), asked a Gujarat trial court not to...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Bruised Egos Journalists assigned to the BJP beat—and their tribe is increasing—were quite thrilled that the party was moving to a swanky new headquarters with...
Punjab CM’s Son-in-Law: A Case of Vendetta Politics

A Case of Vendetta Politics?

Above: The CBI has filed a case against Simbhaoli Sugars Ltd whose deputy general manager is the CM Amarinder Singh’s son-in-law/Photo: newsheads.in In a shocking...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Minister’s Mission Every ministry she has been given charge of, Smriti Irani likes to stamp her authority and rush in where angels fear to tread....
Jay Shah defamation case: Gujarat HC restores gag on The Wire, portal to move SC

Jay Shah defamation case: Gujarat HC restores gag on The Wire, portal to move...

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday restored a gag order barring news portal The Wire to write further on the “exceptional” increase in Jay Shah's firm’s...
Sohrabuddin Sheikh Encounter Case: Yet another Hostile Witness

Sohrabuddin Case: Yet Another Hostile Witness

The Bombay High Court order hailed the press as the most powerful watchdog of society. Even as the Bombay High Court quashed a trial court's...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

Delhi Durbar

Red Flags for Rafale  The secret clause that the NDA government is waving to avoid disclosing pricing and other details of the Rafale deal...
Judge Loya death case: Arguments reveal discrepancies; Loya’s name not on register of where he stayed

Judge Loya death case: Arguments reveal discrepancies; Loya’s name not on register of where...

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud on Monday (February 5) got back to...
BJP president Amit Shah leads a public meeting at Ambasa, 70 km east of Agartala/Photo: UNI

Uphill Challenge

Above: BJP president Amit Shah leads a public meeting at Ambasa, 70 km east of Agartala/Photo: UNI With polls due in three states in the...
Judge Loya’s death: Petitioners demand probe; SC bench asks for further investigation and documents

Judge Loya’s death: Petitioners demand probe; SC bench asks for further investigation and documents

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud on Friday (February 2) resumed hearing of...
Bombay HC lifts media gag order in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case

Bombay HC lifts media gag order in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case

Above: (Left) Kausarbi and Sohrabuddin Sheikh The Bombay High Court, on Wednesday (January 24), quashed an order by a special CBI court that banned...
Justice Loya death: CJI Dipak Misra’s bench to hear case on Monday

Justice Loya death: CJI Dipak Misra’s bench to hear case on Monday

Decision comes a week after four senior judges openly protested against Chief Justice’s decision to assign the case to a bench headed by Justice...

Judge Loya death case: Maharashtra Govt submits report to SC, but says not to...

Above: Supreme Court; (inset) Judge Loya The Supreme Court bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Mohan M Shantanagoudar was on Tuesday (January 16) given...
Handpicked by Modi and Shah, Jai Ram Thakur takes oath as Himachal CM

Handpicked by Modi and Shah, Jai Ram Thakur takes oath as Himachal CM

A five-time MLA from Seraj constituency, Thakur was chosen to be the chief minister after BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal lost in...
Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, inducts 19 ministers

Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, inducts 19 ministers

The swearing-in ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, central ministers and chief ministers of all NDA ruled states  Days after his re-nomination was...
Amit Shah

Defeat for politics of appeasement, says Shah

It was a decision that had already been made. Around 4pm on Monday (December 18), with the BJP having already won 68 seats and leading in 31...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Magic Carpet Ride

  ~By Dilip Bobb There’s magic in the air these days, and Gogia Pasha and PC Sarkar, both lamentably late, have nothing to do with...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Standing up to Pressure Quint, the online news portal started by Raghav Bahl after he sold his stake in TV-18 to Mukesh Ambani, has stood...
Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul Gandhi was formally elevated as Congress president on Saturday, taking over from her mother Sonia Gandhi who held the post for 19 consecutive years As...
With 40 Bills on agenda, Parliament’s winter session commences

With 40 Bills on agenda, Parliament’s winter session commences

As Congress and other Opposition parties hope to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government on a slew of issues, stormy session likely  As...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

DELHI DURBAR

Princess Diaries The Indian government seems to have pulled out all stops to ensure that Ivanka Trump’s Hyderabad sojourn was a success and that she...
CBI court restrains media from reporting on Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case trial

CBI court restrains media from reporting on Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case trial

Above: (Left) Kausarbi and Sohrabuddin Sheikh Amid renewed interest in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case following conflicting news reports over the mysterious death...
Hardik Patel (in red turban) at a Patidar rally in Gujarat. Photo: UNI

Patidars: The Reservation Riddle

Above: Hardik Patel (in red turban) at a Patidar rally in Gujarat. Photo: UNI With the Patidar community constituting 14 percent of the population of...
Prime Minister Modi bows down in respect at the steps of the Parliament house. Photo: UNI

Winter Session of Parliament: Bleak House?

With no news of whether this session will be called, the Opposition is up in arms. But the ruling BJP does not want to...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi. Photo: PIB

Modi, BJP capitalizes on Sardar Patel birth anniversary ahead of Gujarat polls

Above: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel...
A grab of the website of People’s democracy

BJP protecting the corrupt, promoting black money, says CPI(M)

Above: A grab of the website of People’s democracy Contrary to the BJP’s claim of being anti-black money, the CPM has accused the saffron...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

India Tomorrow India Today is looking at India Tomorrow. In a not unexpected move, founder chairman of the India Today group Aroon Purie has formally...
Jay Shah with his father Amit Shah during his marriage reception (file picture). Photo: UNI

Court ‘gag order’ on portal

Above: Jay Shah with his father Amit Shah during his marriage reception (file picture). Photo: UNI Online news portal The Wire has published what it calls a ‘gag...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Adani’s Clout The Australian media has been at the forefront of massive protests against Gautam Adani’s coal mining project in Queensland. Thousands of people in...
Journalists protesting in Guwahati. Photo: UNI

IFJ expresses concern over defamation suit filed against news portal for investigative report

Above: Journalists protesting in Guwahati (file picture).Photo: UNI The world press freedom and media security watchdog, The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), has expressed concern...
Jay Shah says he will sue portal for Rs 100 crore

Jay Shah says he will sue portal for Rs 100 crore

Above: Jay Amit Shah with his father Amit Shah at his marriage reception. Photo: UNI BJP President Amit Shah’s son Jay Amit Shah has released...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

New Tourist Attractions

  ~By Dilip Bobb Now that the Uttar Pradesh government has decreed that the Taj Mahal is no longer an edifice of interest, our bucket...
Former BJP minister Arun Shourie

After Yashwant Sinha it’s the turn of old BJP hand Arun Shourie to speak...

Above: Former BJP minister Arun Shourie The former union minister says demonetisation was the largest money-laundering scheme ever conceived and implemented by a government Days after...
Retired judge to probe Jayalalithaa’s death

Retired judge to probe Jayalalithaa’s death

With rumours circulating about how exactly former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa died in hospital, a press release issued by the Directorate of...
Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani

Gujarat riots accused Kodnani has till Tuesday to get Amit Shah to testify for...

Above: Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani’s last hope is a possible deposition in her defence by...
Nine-New

Cabinet reshuffle: Modi inducts 9 junior ministers, promotes 4 to cabinet rank

Of the nine new junior ministers inducted in the council of ministers, 4 are former bureaucrats. Caste equations, politics and regional representation also addressed...
While taking decisions on cabinet rejig, Modi and Amit Shah will have to keep in mind the BJP’s strategy for the 2019 LS polls and assembly elections due over the next year

Cabinet reshuffle likely on weekend: a few big changes on the cards

Above: While taking decisions on cabinet rejig, Modi and Amit Shah will have to keep in mind the BJP’s strategy for the 2019 LS...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

There is a plan

~By Dilip Bobb   This government has a unique way of creating a feel-good atmosphere. In Chinese military schools, it is described as the art of...
Positive reactions to SC verdict on triple talaq

Positive reactions to SC verdict on triple talaq

Reactions to the Supreme Court’s Tuesday (August 22) verdict of setting aside the controversial triple talaq practice for divorce among Sunni Muslims was mostly...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Alternate Professions

  ~By Dilip Bobb Here’s a thought. What if some prominent Indians had not opted for the professions they are now in? Maybe they could...
Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel’s victory in RS polls calls for introspection in Congress party

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to...
VENKAIAH NAIDU

NDA’s Vice-President aspirant Venkaiah Naidu quits ministry

Smriti Irani also takes over I&B; Narendra Tomar gets additional charge of urban development A man seeped in BJP's political ideology, senior leader Venkaiah...
Kovind files nomination for Presidential election

Kovind files nomination for Presidential election

Above: Ram Nath Kovind (fourth from left) accompanied by PM Narendra Modi (third from left), BJP president Amit Shah (fifth from left), senior BJP...
Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was on March 18...
(L-R) BJP president Amit Shah; party workers soaking in the emphatic victory in UP at BJP headquarters

People have rejected dynasty and appeasement politics: Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah held a press conference at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi at around 3.45 pm on March 11 and the thrust of...
Modi cool on mega win, congratulates Amarinder first

Modi cool on mega win, congratulates Amarinder first

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is over the moon. Probably even they failed to anticipate the magnitude of the victory in Uttar Pradesh, the...
Pictures: UNI

Modi’s intriguing stance on Advani, Joshi and Bharti

The political overtones of the Babri Masjid case indicate rivalries and manoeuvres ~Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrThe Modi government is actively pursuing the issue of...
Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore (photo: UNI); The Capitol Complex in Chandigarh showcases the architecture designed by Le Corbusier

Chandigarh: Back to Governor’s Rule

The center’s decision to appoint an independent administrator for Chandigarh saw political parties up in arms as they demanded control be restored with Raj...
Arunachal Pradesh governor JP Rajkhowa; Photo credit: Lovely Professional University

Do We Need Governors?

Should this gubernatorial post be abolished considering how Article 356 was misused in Arunachal and Uttarakhandc, so much so that the Supreme Court had...

Futile Fight for Justice?

Attempts to implicate Narendra Modi and his right-hand man Amit Shah for the 2002 riots in Gujarat have come to naught as courts have...

'Amit Shah' - 54 News Results

Naroda Patiya riot case: Kodnani acquitted; Babu Bajrangi’s conviction upheld

Naroda Patiya riot case: Kodnani acquitted; Babu Bajrangi’s conviction upheld

 Above: Maya Kodnani (file picture) Former BJP Minister Maya Kodnani was given clean chit by the Gujarat High Court on Friday (April 20) in the...
NO PROBE SAYS TOP COURT SC dismisses Judge Loya death case; says no merit, death was natural

NO PROBE SAYS TOP COURT: SC dismisses Judge Loya death case; says no merit,...

Petition scandalous, says bench, stops short of issuing contempt notice The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and...
Satire: The Hidden Stars who deserve to be in the Indian team

Coasting to Gold

Above: Illustration by Anthony Lawrence ~By Dilip Bobb The usual media hype has accompanied the Indian contingent to the Commonwealth Games being staged in Australia’s appropriately...
Satire: In a flux up state, the latest terms to get endeared to

Terms of Endearment

~By Dilip Bobb Like politics and the global economy, cricket is also experiencing the Great Churn as the ball tampering issue scrapes the gloss off...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

The Ten Commandments

  ~By Dilip Bobb The original Commandments were handed down on stone tablets and were ten rules for people to lead a satisfying and fulfilling life....
Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court against The Wire till April 12

Jay Shah case: SC stays defamation proceedings in Guj trial court against The Wire...

Above: (Left) Jay Shah with father BJP President Amit Shah The Supreme Court, on Thursday (March 15), asked a Gujarat trial court not to...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Bruised Egos Journalists assigned to the BJP beat—and their tribe is increasing—were quite thrilled that the party was moving to a swanky new headquarters with...
Punjab CM’s Son-in-Law: A Case of Vendetta Politics

A Case of Vendetta Politics?

Above: The CBI has filed a case against Simbhaoli Sugars Ltd whose deputy general manager is the CM Amarinder Singh’s son-in-law/Photo: newsheads.in In a shocking...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Minister’s Mission Every ministry she has been given charge of, Smriti Irani likes to stamp her authority and rush in where angels fear to tread....
Jay Shah defamation case: Gujarat HC restores gag on The Wire, portal to move SC

Jay Shah defamation case: Gujarat HC restores gag on The Wire, portal to move...

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday restored a gag order barring news portal The Wire to write further on the “exceptional” increase in Jay Shah's firm’s...
Sohrabuddin Sheikh Encounter Case: Yet another Hostile Witness

Sohrabuddin Case: Yet Another Hostile Witness

The Bombay High Court order hailed the press as the most powerful watchdog of society. Even as the Bombay High Court quashed a trial court's...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

Delhi Durbar

Red Flags for Rafale  The secret clause that the NDA government is waving to avoid disclosing pricing and other details of the Rafale deal...
Judge Loya death case: Arguments reveal discrepancies; Loya’s name not on register of where he stayed

Judge Loya death case: Arguments reveal discrepancies; Loya’s name not on register of where...

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud on Monday (February 5) got back to...
BJP president Amit Shah leads a public meeting at Ambasa, 70 km east of Agartala/Photo: UNI

Uphill Challenge

Above: BJP president Amit Shah leads a public meeting at Ambasa, 70 km east of Agartala/Photo: UNI With polls due in three states in the...
Judge Loya’s death: Petitioners demand probe; SC bench asks for further investigation and documents

Judge Loya’s death: Petitioners demand probe; SC bench asks for further investigation and documents

The Supreme Court bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar, D Y Chandrachud on Friday (February 2) resumed hearing of...
Bombay HC lifts media gag order in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case

Bombay HC lifts media gag order in Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case

Above: (Left) Kausarbi and Sohrabuddin Sheikh The Bombay High Court, on Wednesday (January 24), quashed an order by a special CBI court that banned...
Justice Loya death: CJI Dipak Misra’s bench to hear case on Monday

Justice Loya death: CJI Dipak Misra’s bench to hear case on Monday

Decision comes a week after four senior judges openly protested against Chief Justice’s decision to assign the case to a bench headed by Justice...

Judge Loya death case: Maharashtra Govt submits report to SC, but says not to...

Above: Supreme Court; (inset) Judge Loya The Supreme Court bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Mohan M Shantanagoudar was on Tuesday (January 16) given...
Handpicked by Modi and Shah, Jai Ram Thakur takes oath as Himachal CM

Handpicked by Modi and Shah, Jai Ram Thakur takes oath as Himachal CM

A five-time MLA from Seraj constituency, Thakur was chosen to be the chief minister after BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Prem Kumar Dhumal lost in...
Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, inducts 19 ministers

Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat CM, inducts 19 ministers

The swearing-in ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, central ministers and chief ministers of all NDA ruled states  Days after his re-nomination was...
Amit Shah

Defeat for politics of appeasement, says Shah

It was a decision that had already been made. Around 4pm on Monday (December 18), with the BJP having already won 68 seats and leading in 31...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

Magic Carpet Ride

  ~By Dilip Bobb There’s magic in the air these days, and Gogia Pasha and PC Sarkar, both lamentably late, have nothing to do with...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Standing up to Pressure Quint, the online news portal started by Raghav Bahl after he sold his stake in TV-18 to Mukesh Ambani, has stood...
Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul-era begins in Congress as Sonia outlines challenges

Rahul Gandhi was formally elevated as Congress president on Saturday, taking over from her mother Sonia Gandhi who held the post for 19 consecutive years As...
With 40 Bills on agenda, Parliament’s winter session commences

With 40 Bills on agenda, Parliament’s winter session commences

As Congress and other Opposition parties hope to corner Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government on a slew of issues, stormy session likely  As...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

DELHI DURBAR

Princess Diaries The Indian government seems to have pulled out all stops to ensure that Ivanka Trump’s Hyderabad sojourn was a success and that she...
CBI court restrains media from reporting on Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case trial

CBI court restrains media from reporting on Sohrabuddin Sheikh encounter case trial

Above: (Left) Kausarbi and Sohrabuddin Sheikh Amid renewed interest in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case following conflicting news reports over the mysterious death...
Hardik Patel (in red turban) at a Patidar rally in Gujarat. Photo: UNI

Patidars: The Reservation Riddle

Above: Hardik Patel (in red turban) at a Patidar rally in Gujarat. Photo: UNI With the Patidar community constituting 14 percent of the population of...
Prime Minister Modi bows down in respect at the steps of the Parliament house. Photo: UNI

Winter Session of Parliament: Bleak House?

With no news of whether this session will be called, the Opposition is up in arms. But the ruling BJP does not want to...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium in New Delhi. Photo: PIB

Modi, BJP capitalizes on Sardar Patel birth anniversary ahead of Gujarat polls

Above: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a gathering on the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas – to mark the 142nd birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel...
A grab of the website of People’s democracy

BJP protecting the corrupt, promoting black money, says CPI(M)

Above: A grab of the website of People’s democracy Contrary to the BJP’s claim of being anti-black money, the CPM has accused the saffron...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

India Tomorrow India Today is looking at India Tomorrow. In a not unexpected move, founder chairman of the India Today group Aroon Purie has formally...
Jay Shah with his father Amit Shah during his marriage reception (file picture). Photo: UNI

Court ‘gag order’ on portal

Above: Jay Shah with his father Amit Shah during his marriage reception (file picture). Photo: UNI Online news portal The Wire has published what it calls a ‘gag...
Media Watch

The Fourth Estate

Adani’s Clout The Australian media has been at the forefront of massive protests against Gautam Adani’s coal mining project in Queensland. Thousands of people in...
Journalists protesting in Guwahati. Photo: UNI

IFJ expresses concern over defamation suit filed against news portal for investigative report

Above: Journalists protesting in Guwahati (file picture).Photo: UNI The world press freedom and media security watchdog, The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), has expressed concern...
Jay Shah says he will sue portal for Rs 100 crore

Jay Shah says he will sue portal for Rs 100 crore

Above: Jay Amit Shah with his father Amit Shah at his marriage reception. Photo: UNI BJP President Amit Shah’s son Jay Amit Shah has released...
Illustrations: Anthony Lawrence

New Tourist Attractions

  ~By Dilip Bobb Now that the Uttar Pradesh government has decreed that the Taj Mahal is no longer an edifice of interest, our bucket...
Former BJP minister Arun Shourie

After Yashwant Sinha it’s the turn of old BJP hand Arun Shourie to speak...

Above: Former BJP minister Arun Shourie The former union minister says demonetisation was the largest money-laundering scheme ever conceived and implemented by a government Days after...
Retired judge to probe Jayalalithaa’s death

Retired judge to probe Jayalalithaa’s death

With rumours circulating about how exactly former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa died in hospital, a press release issued by the Directorate of...
Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani

Gujarat riots accused Kodnani has till Tuesday to get Amit Shah to testify for...

Above: Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani Former minister and BJP leader Maya Kodnani’s last hope is a possible deposition in her defence by...
Nine-New

Cabinet reshuffle: Modi inducts 9 junior ministers, promotes 4 to cabinet rank

Of the nine new junior ministers inducted in the council of ministers, 4 are former bureaucrats. Caste equations, politics and regional representation also addressed...
While taking decisions on cabinet rejig, Modi and Amit Shah will have to keep in mind the BJP’s strategy for the 2019 LS polls and assembly elections due over the next year

Cabinet reshuffle likely on weekend: a few big changes on the cards

Above: While taking decisions on cabinet rejig, Modi and Amit Shah will have to keep in mind the BJP’s strategy for the 2019 LS...
Lead Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

There is a plan

~By Dilip Bobb   This government has a unique way of creating a feel-good atmosphere. In Chinese military schools, it is described as the art of...
Positive reactions to SC verdict on triple talaq

Positive reactions to SC verdict on triple talaq

Reactions to the Supreme Court’s Tuesday (August 22) verdict of setting aside the controversial triple talaq practice for divorce among Sunni Muslims was mostly...
Illustration: Anthony Lawrence

Alternate Professions

  ~By Dilip Bobb Here’s a thought. What if some prominent Indians had not opted for the professions they are now in? Maybe they could...
Ahmed Patel

Ahmed Patel’s victory in RS polls calls for introspection in Congress party

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to...
VENKAIAH NAIDU

NDA’s Vice-President aspirant Venkaiah Naidu quits ministry

Smriti Irani also takes over I&B; Narendra Tomar gets additional charge of urban development A man seeped in BJP's political ideology, senior leader Venkaiah...
Kovind files nomination for Presidential election

Kovind files nomination for Presidential election

Above: Ram Nath Kovind (fourth from left) accompanied by PM Narendra Modi (third from left), BJP president Amit Shah (fifth from left), senior BJP...
Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

Firebrand Adityanath emerges UP CM

In what seems a victory for the RSS over the BJP in a post-poll victory tussle, the firebrand Yogi Adityanath was on March 18...
(L-R) BJP president Amit Shah; party workers soaking in the emphatic victory in UP at BJP headquarters

People have rejected dynasty and appeasement politics: Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah held a press conference at the BJP headquarters in New Delhi at around 3.45 pm on March 11 and the thrust of...
Modi cool on mega win, congratulates Amarinder first

Modi cool on mega win, congratulates Amarinder first

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is over the moon. Probably even they failed to anticipate the magnitude of the victory in Uttar Pradesh, the...
Pictures: UNI

Modi’s intriguing stance on Advani, Joshi and Bharti

The political overtones of the Babri Masjid case indicate rivalries and manoeuvres ~Parsa Venkateshwar Rao JrThe Modi government is actively pursuing the issue of...
Punjab Governor VP Singh Badnore (photo: UNI); The Capitol Complex in Chandigarh showcases the architecture designed by Le Corbusier

Chandigarh: Back to Governor’s Rule

The center’s decision to appoint an independent administrator for Chandigarh saw political parties up in arms as they demanded control be restored with Raj...
Arunachal Pradesh governor JP Rajkhowa; Photo credit: Lovely Professional University

Do We Need Governors?

Should this gubernatorial post be abolished considering how Article 356 was misused in Arunachal and Uttarakhandc, so much so that the Supreme Court had...

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