Rohit Parihar

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is Senior Editor, India Today. He is based in Jaipur.

POLITICS

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5 reasons Padmavati matters to Rajasthan more than you think

Any assertion that Rani Padmini - on whom Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film is based - was a mere figment of imagination is an affront to those who revere her.

VOICES

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Las Vegas shooting: I was in Mandalay Bay last year, it could have been me

The famous spirit of Sin City will help overcome this tragedy, but it's a cliché we use after every such massacre.

POLITICS

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Remembering veteran journalist Karan Jeet Singh: You didn't have to go this way

You were no activist, you were a kind-hearted journalist biased to no ideology.

ART & CULTURE

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Padmavati - reality, legends and myths about the most beautiful Rajput queen

Padmini belongs to an era when Rajput history in Mewar was still not well recorded and was a part of oral traditions and ballads.

POLITICS

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Elections are 2 years away in Rajasthan, yet Vasundhara Raje is not taking any chances

Instead of celebrating the completion of three years in power, the Rajasthan CM is busy holding rallies across the state.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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What BJP and Congress can expect in Rajasthan Assembly polls

While Raje and Gehlot seem to have fallen prey to the state's bureaucracy, Sachin Pilot has an advantage.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Why Vasundhara Raje can't shake off those rumours

Rajasthan's chief minister is the latest victim of a whispering campaign.