Story Posted on 09-04-2019
Last man standing for India's Muslims? Asaduddin Owaisi opens up on his background, his politics and his sherwani
Asaduddin Owaisi is arguably the most forceful and significant Indian Muslim voice today.
Shatrughan Sinha: 'I saw BJP turning into a one-man show and a two-man army. They kept threatening to expel me'
Having joined the Congress after decades in the BJP, the flamboyant Shatrughan Sinha spoke with Rohit E David on why he switched, movie stars in politics and whether, after his Advani years, he's 'secular' now.
Liberals are suddenly tearing up for LK Advani. Their lamentation shows how hollow and hypocritical they are, for Advani started it all.
Facing internal rivals and external pressures, the politicians of the Valley are stoking separatist feelings, uncaring of how this will impact life post-elections in Kashmir.
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The BJP has repeated its winning horse, while the Congress, it seems, shot the video on a mobile phone.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity has rebounded in states where the BJP lost to the Congress less than half a year ago.
Narendra Modi's tenure began with the shadow of Mohd Akhlaq's lynching in Dadri. Today, villagers of Bishada, Dadri, say Akhlaq lived like them, but his alleged act towards a cow was 'unforgivable'.
Global thinking has changed with increasing acceptance of income transfer initiatives like NYAY and PM-KISAN to fight poverty and inequality. This part of the series focuses on the UN and India’s fight against hunger and inequality.
When statues are vandalised: It is not opposition to a thought process. It is the savagery of action that is the worrying part
From Periyar to Ambedkar, Mahatma Gandhi to Rajiv Gandhi, vandalising statues has become the new normal. Does this represent an intellectual anger? Or something far more sinister?
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