Wednesday, 8 December, 2021

In Pictures

In images, CBI-Kolkata Police row washes out both Houses of Parliament

Proceedings in Lok Sabha were adjourned after Trinamool leaders were joined in their protest by leaders from Congress, BJD, NCP, SP and RJD. Rajya Sabha witnessed similar scenes.
Left party activists carry an efigy of PM Modi as Ravana at Brigade ground in Kolkata | Ashok Nath Dey/ThePrint

In images, Left leaders hold rally in Kolkata with effigy of PM Modi as Ravana

We have to defeat 'chowkidar' Modi in the next elections, said Sitaram Yechury at the rally.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal and Home Minister Rajnath Singh at the former's residence | Praveen Jain/ThePrint

In images, laughter & games at Harsimrat Kaur Badal’s lunch for parliamentarians

Union cabinet minister of Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal threw a lunch at her residence in New Delhi for fellow parliamentarians on the first day of the budget session.
Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and Prime Minster Narendra Modi at tea time during the At Home reception at Rashtrapati Bhawan | Praveen Jain/ThePrint

In images | On Republic Day, PM Modi shares a ‘chai pe charcha’ moment with Manmohan Singh

Top ministers of the Modi government besides former leaders and the other dignitaries were hosted by President Ramnath Kovind on Republic Day.
Representational Image | The women contingent of Assam Rifles during the Republic Day parade rehearsal in 2019 | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

The 5 new entries to watch out for in this year’s Republic Day parade

From an all-women contingent to new additions in the weapons display, ThePrint lists five firsts to see this Republic Day.

In images, Priyanka Gandhi’s emergence from Congress legacy to leadership

With Congress announcing her appointment as a party official, Priyanka Gandhi finally emerges from the shadows of her mother and brother.

In photos: Opposition leaders at Brigade rally in Mamata Banerjee’s Kolkata

The Kolkata rally saw prominent anti-BJP parties attacking the Narendra Modi government.
Navy band during the rehearsal | Suraj Bhist/ThePrint

In images, contingents of Indian army practice for Republic Day

Here are a few moments captured from the Republic Day rehearsal.

In Photos | PM Modi to Amit Shah to LK Advani — When BJP’s top guns were all in the same room

The BJP's national convention, which will see the party set its course for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, was attended by all of top leaders.

In Photos | MPs in Parliament for the extended winter session of Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha MPs were in attendance in Parliament Wednesday morning after the government extended the winter session by a day.

On Camera


Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal | PTI/ANI

Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif have pulled off the greatest Bollywood ‘heist’

How to be private people in a 24x7 online world? Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif just pulled off an impossible feat.

Billionaire backed FabIndia seeks Rs 3,770 crore in IPO

FabIndia aims to submit its draft red herring prospectus as soon as early next year. Its IPO will largely consist of investors selling existing shares.


Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu in New Delhi Monday | ANI

Why Rajnath raised China’s Ladakh aggression at 2+2 dialogue with Beijing’s friend Russia

India and Russia’s maiden 2+2 dialogue comes at a time when New Delhi’s ties with Washington are on an upswing while its oldest ally — Moscow — gets closer to Beijing.   

Yes, UPA’s dead. But here’s what Mamata, PK are saying about Congress & why that’s right too

Even in its second successive annihilation by BJP, Congress retained a solid block of 20% votes. That’s why all of BJP’s victims want the Congress at the core of their challenge.