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Story Posted on 02-04-2019

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Cold War, Pakistan, Hema Malini, Narendra Modi

Mission Shakti: Did the 'chowkidar' of space actually put India in danger?

If Pokhran is anything to go by, Pakistan may soon want to test their own ASAT, as they did two weeks after India's nuclear tests. Wouldn't that turn space into the next battleground?

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  8.68 minutes watch-minute read
Wayanad, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Amethi, Rahul Gandhi

Mission 272 With Rajdeep Sardesai: Has Rahul Gandhi fallen into the Wayanad trap?

If the Congress president wanted to make a statement, he should have contested from a Vidarbha or a Marathwada.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Terrorists, Nathuram Godse, Narendra Modi, Hindu terror

His name isn't Khan. But he may be a terrorist: If Narendra Modi feels Hindus can’t be terrorists, here's why he's wrong

Godse was a Maharashtrian Brahmin. Indira Gandhi’s assassins were Sikhs. Several terrorist attacks have been carried out by non-Muslims. Then why is one community singled out for the insult?

SPORTS

 |  3-minute read
Wankhede stadium, Zaheer Khan, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni

When India Won the World Cup: My memories of Mumbai, April 2, 2011

The night when I saw Sachin Tendulkar cry.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Imran Khan, Pakistan, Khalistani movement, Hafiz Saeed

No-Go Zone: Why India-Pakistan religious tourism is a non-starter

The religious corridors to Kartarpur and now Sharada Peeth being enthusiastically mooted by Pakistan are simply a cynical ploy, which India must beware of.

VARIETY

 |  2-minute read
Dekho magar consent se, Ban on songs, Liberalism, Jawaharlal Nehru University

JNU's Double Standards: Students want 'sexist songs' banned. What happened to their liberal free thought?

What's next, JNU? Ban books, plays, films, outfits or foods you find offensive? And we thought you were different from AMU and BHU!

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Jds-congress alliance, Congress, BJP, Post-poll alliances

Time to ban: Post-poll alliances, a total breach of voters’ trust

Would anyone be shocked if the BJP and PDP form an alliance again after the Assembly elections are announced? Or if BSP ties up with Congress if the situation calls for it? What is this but a gross violation of a voter's choice?

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
N Chandrababu Naidu, Mayawati, Nyay, NREGA

Didi’s ‘national designs’ clear in TMC manifesto

Upcoming Lok Sabha Polls is an opportunity for Mamata to project herself as a credible face among the regional aspirants who are nursing ambitions beyond their regional contours.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
2019 general elections, Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Congress manifesto

Why the Congress manifesto could be taken with a pinch of salt!

While promising to reach out to India's poor and farmers, Rahul Gandhi should also explain why past policies by his party failed to help exactly those segments.

HUMOUR

 |  2-minute read
Twitter memes, Congress manifesto, Amethi, Wayanad lok sabha seat

Wayanad-ward: Twitter turns Rahul Gandhi’s Wayanad dream into memes

Rahul leaves home turf and goes Wayanad-ward. Can Twitter let that go? Naah!