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LIFE

 |  The Castaways  |  4-minute read
Jodhpur, Rajasthan, Transgender rights, Indian drag queens

Goodbye, Queen Harish: The famed drag performer was truly Queen of the scene

The stunning Rajasthani folk artist died in a road accident near Jodhpur in Rajasthan. His is an extraordinary story, danced to the filmi rhythms of Bollywood and the unrelenting sounds of reality.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Civic polls, Rajasthan, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi

Why an educational qualification to stand for polls is against the very spirit of democracy

Having a minimum educational qualification for contesting local body polls was problematic. It is a welcome move that Rajasthan's new Congress government has reversed this BJP policy.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Jaipur metro, Congress, Rajasthan, Ashok Gehlot

Why the Gehlot government in Rajasthan is not being able to take new decisions

Gehlot is busy undoing what the BJP did to stop his earlier projects.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Minimum education requirement, Zila parishad, Civic body polls, Panchayat Polls

Rajasthan: Minimum educational criteria for civic polls was elitist. Scrapping it is inclusive

The educational criteria introduced by the former BJP-led government has been cancelled by the new Congress-led government in Rajasthan. Common folk can breathe a sigh of relief as they get their right back.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Elections, Rajasthan, Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot

Not everyone gets a third chance. Ashok Gehlot should not repeat his earlier mistakes

The greatest skills of Gehlot will be tested on how he can take Sachin Pilot along.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan

Rajasthan, MP, Bharat: No country for young leaders

India is a young country governed by old men. When will this change? Why didn't Rahul Gandhi, who promised reforms, do something real about this?

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Assembly elections 2018, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

The Modi-Shah combine has tasted its first major defeat. But what they could do to counter this is truly scary

Rahul Gandhi has given the BJP major worries. To counter him, the right wing could now aggressively take up temple politics. But that spells doom for India's institutions.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, BJP

Assembly Election 2018 results may force Amit Shah to change his electoral strategy

The BJP is in the need of a serious rethink.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Now, it's time for 'Beta Bachao': UP govt approves a sex sorted semen scheme to deliver up to 95 per cent probability of a female calf

The states with the most abysmal ratio of human females to males are vying to top sex selection to produce more females to males. We mean cattle.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Superstitions, Assembly elections 2018

Assembly polls: We don't need astrologers to forecast the 'auspicious' time for our netas

The fault, dear voters, is definitely in our stars.