Kumar Shakti Shekhar

OPEN TO OPINION

Delhi-based journalist with more than 20 years of experience in reporting for print, TV & digital media.

POLITICS

 |   8-minute read

Why PM Modi won’t pick any of these 7 leaders for president of India's post

His choice would be someone who would always be ready to oblige him.

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POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Shame on our leaders for politicising ex-serviceman's suicide

Their sheer intention was to draw cheap political mileage from an emotive issue.

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VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

I am offended liberals are stopping people from having fun on Diwali

It comes and goes but the quality of air hardly gets any better or worse.

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POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

India wants GST, why is Congress against it?

The main Opposition party has reasons beyond political.

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POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Salman Khan is clean. No one killed the blackbuck

A number of benefits of doubt helped the controversial actor pull off the case.

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POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

Modi-Shah will surely sack Anandiben before 2017 Gujarat polls

The Patidar-Patel agitation and the Dalit protests are not the only issues which go against the CM.

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POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

BJP is making it easier for Mayawati to win UP polls

Mishandling of Rohith Vemula suicide case, recent Dalit protests and abusing the BSP supremo will cost the party dearly.

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POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Should Rahul apologise to RSS over Mahatma Gandhi's assassination?

Supreme Court lays the condition for Congress vice-president for defaming the Sangh.

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POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Why Sidhu in AAP will get more brickbats than bouquets in Punjab polls

For resigning from the BJP at this juncture, the cricketer-turned-politician will be described as an 'opportunist'.

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POLITICS

 |   4-minute read

Madhya Pradesh gets a 'Happiness department'. Time to cheer up

The BJP government in the state intends to keep a tab but not solely on GDP indices.

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