Latest News on Rajnath Singh

'Rajnath Singh' - 27 Total Results

Media Watch

Rafale Media Bar It should have been a huge PR moment—handing over of the first Rafale fighter jet to India’s defence minister, Rajnath Singh, at...
The French Conundrum

The French Conundrum

By Dilip Bobb There’s a bizarre connection between the two French-made frontline fighters in the Indian Air Force inventory—the Mirage 2000 and now the first...
BJP’s Announces New Parliamentary Party Executive Committee

BJP’s Announces New Parliamentary Party Executive Committee

The BJP’s top three leaders took 1-2-3 positions on Wednesday as it announced its parliamentary party executive committee with the prime minister Narendra Modi...
Selection Blues

Selection Blues

By Dilip Bobb Every team faces selection problems while preparing for a major event, largely to do with form, fitness, winning record, health issues...
New Chief, Old CBI and Another Flashpoint

New Chief, Old CBI and Another Flashpoint

The unprecedented slugfest between the CBI and the Kolkata police chief is a result of the same old problem of political interference in key...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

DELHI DURBAR

Odds on Ombudsman Something odd took place at the July 19 meeting of the Lokpal selection committee. The committee consists of the prime minister, Chief...
Satire: Cave Rescue, Indian Style

Cave Rescue, Indian Style

~By Dilip Bobb There were many remarkable aspects to the rescue of young boys from a cave complex in Thailand that captured the world’s imagination....
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Down to The Wire It is well known that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his ministers and supporters will target any media house, journalist or website...
Official Bungalows: VVIP Squatters

Official Bungalows: VVIP Squatters

Above: The bungalow occupied by ex-CM Akhilesh Yadav The Supreme Court has denied government accommodation to former public servants as it says that these belong...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Crime Watch The worst possible news for journalists lay in these grim statistics: Since 2015, there have been 142 attacks on mediapersons in India. No...
PM Modi breaks silence on Kathua and Unnao rapes, even as UN chief calls Kathua incident “horrific”

PM Modi breaks silence on Kathua and Unnao rapes, even as UN chief calls...

After nation-wide public outrage over the horrific Kathua and Unnao rape cases and the widespread criticism of the government’s silence on the incident, Prime...
Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI

SC/ST Act dilution row: Supreme Court declines urgent hearing of govt’s review petition

Above: Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during  Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI Apex court rejected the centre’s request...
IAF Operations in Uttarakhand: The New Central Threat

The New Central Threat

Above: The Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun/Photo: Wikipedia.org The government’s request to the IAF to operate Su-30s from the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun for...
God help the country: that is Modi government's unique defence strategy

God help the country: that is Modi government’s unique defence strategy

~By Rajesh Sinha Don't be shocked by the headline. Narendra Modi government has in full faith taken recourse to age-old, traditional Indian tactics to safeguard...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

New Year Resolutions

  ~By Dilip Bobb It’s now almost traditional among people of all faiths to faithfully record their resolutions for the year ahead and resolve issues that...

RS logjam: Jaitley says Modi didn’t question Dr Singh, Ansari’s commitment to nation

With a week of Parliament’s winter session already washed out, BJP goes on the defensive to broker peace with Congress-led Opposition An end to the...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Fourth Estate

Exit Clause Exit polls have become a compulsory exercise for any media outlet worth its name. They went wrong in Bihar and horribly wrong in...
The entrance to Central Jail No. 1 of Tihar Prisons. Photo: Rajeev Tyagi

Trouble in Tihar

Above: The entrance to Central Jail No. 1 of Tihar Prisons. Photo: Rajeev Tyagi The brutal beating of some prisoners in high-security Tihar Jail recently...
UP leads India in murders, MP again tops in rape cases: NCRB 2016 report

UP leads India in murders, MP again tops in rape cases: NCRB 2016 report

Crime in India 2016 report reveals most BJP-ruled states have high prevalence of IPC crimes but Delhi still maintains dubious distinction of highest crime...
A Rohingya child. Photo: Javed Sultan

How are Rohingyas unwelcome, when Bangladeshis and Tibetans were?

Above: A Rohingya child. Photo: Javed Sultan    With India having no refugee policy, Rajnath Singh’s call for refugee status “procedure” falls flat; Myanmar may...
ARTICLES OF FAITH

ARTICLES OF FAITH

~By Inderjit Badhwar The people of Kashmir embraced India and spurned Pakistan well before India embraced Kashmir. How many people recognise this fact as the...
Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNI

Rohingya affidavit to SC: Leak puts govt on backfoot, says it was an “incomplete”...

Above: Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNI Home minister Rajnath Singh clarifies that affidavit on the Rohingya deportation issue will be filed in...
Justice karnan

Justice Karnan’s lawyers petition new President, meet home minister

Above: Justice CS Karnan Mathews J Nedumpara and AC Philip, advocates for Justice CS Karnan (Retd.) on Saturday (July 29) met union home minister...
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...
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav at a rath yatra in Lucknow. Photo: UNI

UP’s Modern Kurukshetra

As this crucial state goes to the polls next year, political parties gear up for a royal fight in the face of demonetization, caste...
Zakir Naik’s NGO placed on FCRA watch list

Zakir Naik’s NGO placed on FCRA watch list

The Government of India has, for the first time, issued a gazette notification under Section 12(4) of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), putting...
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Losing The West

The Mamata Banerjee government recently decided to change the name of West Bengal to only “Bengal” in English and calling it only “Bangla” or...

'Rajnath Singh' - 27 News Results

Media Watch

Rafale Media Bar It should have been a huge PR moment—handing over of the first Rafale fighter jet to India’s defence minister, Rajnath Singh, at...
The French Conundrum

The French Conundrum

By Dilip Bobb There’s a bizarre connection between the two French-made frontline fighters in the Indian Air Force inventory—the Mirage 2000 and now the first...
BJP’s Announces New Parliamentary Party Executive Committee

BJP’s Announces New Parliamentary Party Executive Committee

The BJP’s top three leaders took 1-2-3 positions on Wednesday as it announced its parliamentary party executive committee with the prime minister Narendra Modi...
Selection Blues

Selection Blues

By Dilip Bobb Every team faces selection problems while preparing for a major event, largely to do with form, fitness, winning record, health issues...
New Chief, Old CBI and Another Flashpoint

New Chief, Old CBI and Another Flashpoint

The unprecedented slugfest between the CBI and the Kolkata police chief is a result of the same old problem of political interference in key...
Delhi Durbar: An inside track of happenings in Lutyens’ Delhi

DELHI DURBAR

Odds on Ombudsman Something odd took place at the July 19 meeting of the Lokpal selection committee. The committee consists of the prime minister, Chief...
Satire: Cave Rescue, Indian Style

Cave Rescue, Indian Style

~By Dilip Bobb There were many remarkable aspects to the rescue of young boys from a cave complex in Thailand that captured the world’s imagination....
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Down to The Wire It is well known that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his ministers and supporters will target any media house, journalist or website...
Official Bungalows: VVIP Squatters

Official Bungalows: VVIP Squatters

Above: The bungalow occupied by ex-CM Akhilesh Yadav The Supreme Court has denied government accommodation to former public servants as it says that these belong...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Media Watch

Crime Watch The worst possible news for journalists lay in these grim statistics: Since 2015, there have been 142 attacks on mediapersons in India. No...
PM Modi breaks silence on Kathua and Unnao rapes, even as UN chief calls Kathua incident “horrific”

PM Modi breaks silence on Kathua and Unnao rapes, even as UN chief calls...

After nation-wide public outrage over the horrific Kathua and Unnao rape cases and the widespread criticism of the government’s silence on the incident, Prime...
Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI

SC/ST Act dilution row: Supreme Court declines urgent hearing of govt’s review petition

Above: Members of Dalit organisations raising slogans during  Bharat Bandh over SC/ST issue, in Lucknow on Monday/Photo: UNI Apex court rejected the centre’s request...
IAF Operations in Uttarakhand: The New Central Threat

The New Central Threat

Above: The Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun/Photo: Wikipedia.org The government’s request to the IAF to operate Su-30s from the Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun for...
God help the country: that is Modi government's unique defence strategy

God help the country: that is Modi government’s unique defence strategy

~By Rajesh Sinha Don't be shocked by the headline. Narendra Modi government has in full faith taken recourse to age-old, traditional Indian tactics to safeguard...
Illustration by Anthony Lawrence

New Year Resolutions

  ~By Dilip Bobb It’s now almost traditional among people of all faiths to faithfully record their resolutions for the year ahead and resolve issues that...

RS logjam: Jaitley says Modi didn’t question Dr Singh, Ansari’s commitment to nation

With a week of Parliament’s winter session already washed out, BJP goes on the defensive to broker peace with Congress-led Opposition An end to the...
Media watch: Latest happenings in the corridors of journalism

Fourth Estate

Exit Clause Exit polls have become a compulsory exercise for any media outlet worth its name. They went wrong in Bihar and horribly wrong in...
The entrance to Central Jail No. 1 of Tihar Prisons. Photo: Rajeev Tyagi

Trouble in Tihar

Above: The entrance to Central Jail No. 1 of Tihar Prisons. Photo: Rajeev Tyagi The brutal beating of some prisoners in high-security Tihar Jail recently...
UP leads India in murders, MP again tops in rape cases: NCRB 2016 report

UP leads India in murders, MP again tops in rape cases: NCRB 2016 report

Crime in India 2016 report reveals most BJP-ruled states have high prevalence of IPC crimes but Delhi still maintains dubious distinction of highest crime...
A Rohingya child. Photo: Javed Sultan

How are Rohingyas unwelcome, when Bangladeshis and Tibetans were?

Above: A Rohingya child. Photo: Javed Sultan    With India having no refugee policy, Rajnath Singh’s call for refugee status “procedure” falls flat; Myanmar may...
ARTICLES OF FAITH

ARTICLES OF FAITH

~By Inderjit Badhwar The people of Kashmir embraced India and spurned Pakistan well before India embraced Kashmir. How many people recognise this fact as the...
Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNI

Rohingya affidavit to SC: Leak puts govt on backfoot, says it was an “incomplete”...

Above: Rohingya refugees crossing the Bangladesh-Myanmar border. Photo: UNI Home minister Rajnath Singh clarifies that affidavit on the Rohingya deportation issue will be filed in...
Justice karnan

Justice Karnan’s lawyers petition new President, meet home minister

Above: Justice CS Karnan Mathews J Nedumpara and AC Philip, advocates for Justice CS Karnan (Retd.) on Saturday (July 29) met union home minister...
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...
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav at a rath yatra in Lucknow. Photo: UNI

UP’s Modern Kurukshetra

As this crucial state goes to the polls next year, political parties gear up for a royal fight in the face of demonetization, caste...
Zakir Naik’s NGO placed on FCRA watch list

Zakir Naik’s NGO placed on FCRA watch list

The Government of India has, for the first time, issued a gazette notification under Section 12(4) of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), putting...
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Losing The West

The Mamata Banerjee government recently decided to change the name of West Bengal to only “Bengal” in English and calling it only “Bangla” or...

'Rajnath Singh' - 0 Videos Results

Recent Stories