POLITICS

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Yogi Adityanath, Gorakhpur hospital tragedy, Janmashtami-Eid

Yogi Adityanath’s Janmashtami-Eid jibe aimed to divert public attention from Gorakhpur deaths

No one has ever heard of any 'ban' on celebration of the festival at police stations, so why else would he rake up the issue if not to divide communities?

POLITICS

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BJP, Chhattisgarh, Cow Vigilantism, Gau Rakshak, Cow politics

Cows dying of starvation in BJP-ruled Chhattisgarh shows how flawed gau raksha governance is

Lack of medicines, neglect, and hunger killed the poor animals in a state where they are supposedly holy.

POLITICS

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Supreme Court, JS Khehar, Chief Justice of India, Dipak Mishra

What India should expect from the next Chief Justice, Dipak Mishra

His first task is to heal the Supreme Court.

ART & CULTURE

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Independence, Urdy poetry, India At 70

Inqilaab Zindabad: How Urdu poetry shaped 70 years of India's glorious freedom

We stand to lose the verse of revolution if we remove the study of its poets and writers from our curriculum.

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, BJP, Modi, Opposition, mood of the nation, GDP

Mood of the Nation poll says Rahul Gandhi is the best alternative to PM Modi

Prime Minister might just be tempted, given the economic uncertainties that lie ahead, to hold elections earlier than scheduled.

POLITICS

 |  Between the Lines |  3-minute read
Sexual harassment, Women, Pride Plaza assault

Shameful, woman loses 5-star hotel job over complaint of sexual assault

The footage shows the hotel's security manager pulling the woman employee's sari.

POLITICS

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Rahul Gandhi, BJP, Modi, mood of the nation

3 years on, PM Modi’s popularity reigns supreme

Mood of the Nation poll says the gap between him and the second most popular PM ever is only widening.

POLITICS

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Politicians, Election Commission, Rajya Sabha polls, OP Rawat, JM Lyngdoh

CEC Lyngdoh once spoke the truth about ‘cancerous’ politicians, now OP Rawat warns us

His statement comes days after the BJP lost a high profile Rajya Sabha seat in Gujarat.