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POLITICS

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BJP, ABVP, Jignesh Mevani, Shehla Rashid

The latest 'star is born': Our liberals must go ga-ga over Mahua Moitra. Their other stars have vanished!

After Hardik Patel, Shehla Rashid, Kanhaiya Kumar and Atishi Marlena, Mahua Moitra is the latest gem in a long list of liberal heroes. None of them has much in common. Except one thing.

POLITICS

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JNU, Kanhaiya Kumar, Anti-national, Yogi Adityanath

Pledge no 'anti-national' activity: Why Yogi Adityanath's campus ordinance should scare us all

Kanhaiya Kumar, Umar Khalid and Anirban Bhattacharya were booked for sedition. Charges could never be proved and yet they suffered. This ordinance could only worsen that scenario.

POLITICS

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Atishi marlena, Swara Bhasker, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Kanhaiya Kumar

Swara Bhasker: 'BJP's Hindutva is violent, sees Muslims as invaders and Hindus' enemies'

Actor Swara Bhasker on why she rejects BJP's ideology, supports Kanhaiya Kumar and AAP, and argues, despite the trolls.

POLITICS

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Atishi marlena, Swara Bhasker, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Kanhaiya Kumar

Swara Bhasker: 'Violent BJP Hindutva sees India as only for Hindus, Muslims as invaders'

Actress Swara Bhasker spoke boldly why she campaigned for Kanhaiya Kumar and five other leaders, about Hindutva, AAP, Congress, being trolled by misogynists and Bollywood.

POLITICS

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Bihar Elections, Begusarai, Kanhaiya Kumar

Kanhaiya Kumar: 'I don't regret being called 'Tukde tukde gang'. BJP's breaking the country. Anyone who opposes them is called 'Tukde tukde gang'

Kanhaiya Kumar, JNU student leader and CPI candidate, spoke with Rohit E David about fighting polls in Begusarai, whether his followers are 'champagne socialists' and why he doesn't regret being called 'tukde tukde gang'.

POLITICS

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Kanhaiya Kumar, RJD, Tanweer hassan

Tanweer Hassan: 'Begusarai is a fight between RJD and BJP. Kanhaiya and his Communists have no vote value here'

RJD’s Begusarai candidate Tanweer Hassan has not got enough screen space as the controversial Kanhaiya Kumar or the powerful Giriraj Singh. However, Hassan has ensured his voice is also heard.

POLITICS

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Shabana Azmi, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Kanhaiya Kumar, Begusarai

What Champagne Socialism?! The Reality of Kanhaiya Kumar's Campaign

Those hurling charges of Kanhaiya's supporters being limelight-seekers have missed the real light this campaign has spread.

POLITICS

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Tejasvi surya, Atishi marlena, Kanhaiya Kumar, Lok Sabha elections 2019

Will the young Turks please stand up: How many youth netas around us truly qualify for that over-used epithet?

We see the term “young Turks” used a lot whenever some relatively younger leader comes to centre-stage, but what does it even mean? And why do most actually not make the cut?

POLITICS

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Tanveer hasan, Giriraj Singh, Jnu sedition case, Kanhaiya Kumar

Why Kanhaiya Kumar's battle in Begusarai represents a strong new hope for Indian politics

Caught between communalists and criminals, Begusarai sees more than a single ray of light in these student leaders.

VARIETY

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Kanhaiya Kumar, Hardik Patel, Nusrat jahan, Lok Sabha elections 2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Will our Lok Sabha look younger this time?

Politics is no child's play. And these five debutantes (some confirmed, some probable) are not children either!