Saif Ullah Khan

OPEN TO OPINION

Deputy editor, DailyO

POLITICS

 |   9-minute read

SC wants Parliament to enact anti-lynching law. But will that be enough?

In today's political climate, laws alone might not be able to protect minorities.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

The BJP doesn't mind khap panchayats, but is politicising Hamid Ansari's Sharia court remarks

No, these courts are not a 'parallel legal system', and the SC had earlier rejected a plea to ban them.

POLITICS

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Nitish Kumar may finally have to bank on BJP's hard Hindutva in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

'Sushasan Babu' who swears by the three 'C's of fighting crime, corruption and communalism, would have to go back to the drawing board.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

The unending AAP saga - Why even the SC can't break the Delhi govt-LG impasse

After euphoria over apex court verdict, Delhi government's first decision runs into hurdle.

POLITICS

 |   5-minute read

Rajya Sabha deputy chairman polls: How a united opposition plans to beat Modi at his own game

The Grand Alliance partners understand this would be the final test of their unity as they enter the election year.

POLITICS

 |   6-minute read

Modi in Maghar: Will PM's gambit to woo Dalits sway 2019 polls in BJP's favour?

The BJP knows it is caste politics that will be the final catalyst and game changer for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.

POLITICS

 |   12-minute read

BJP, hold your Emergency outrage, please

Modi government's own track record is not much better than Indira Gandhi's 1975 imposition.

POLITICS

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Jinnah portrait ruckus to demand for Dalit quota in AMU and Jamia: Adityanath has a new strategy

Pitting Muslims against Dalits is the BJP’s best bet to counter a united Opposition in UP.

POLITICS

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BJP’s arrogance, Congress’ self goal: How AAP is back in the game for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Forever the street fighter, Kejriwal has another opportunity to portray himself as the victim and garner sympathy votes.

POLITICS

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A bold new stand: Why Rahul Gandhi is ready to take on the RSS

The Congress president is stronger than ever before to face the Sangh's defamation suit head-on.