Sunday, 22 July, 2018

Politics

File photo of Ashok Row Kavi | @Amma29/Twitter

India’s first and oldest gay rights activist is also on the extreme right of RSS

Ashok Row Kavi backs PM Modi, doesn’t endorse separate Muslim, Dalit queer fights, all the while advocating for gay rights.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks in the Lok Sabha on no-confidence motion | PTI

PM Modi says Rahul Gandhi calling surgical strike a jumla strike is an insult to soldiers

Says talks with China undertaken with “full transparency and responsibility”, provides no details on Rafale.

Modi calls Rahul’s hug an attempt to dislodge a poor woman’s son

The PM claimed he was elected by 125 crore Indians, but Gandhi’s gesture in which he asked him to ‘get up’ was said in desperation
Raghav Chadha

Fighting pollution doesn’t get you votes, but common man suffers: AAP’s Raghav Chadha

At Democracy Wall, Chadha talks about AAP being a truly democratic party, and the issues facing Delhi’s Arvind Kejriwal government. New Delhi: The real chall...
Narendra Modi

It’s game on as Modi is way too competitive to let Rahul Gandhi ‘hug’ the limeligh...

The pressure is well and truly on the Prime Minister to pull out a trump card or two when he addresses the Lok Sabha later in the evening.
Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi

Five reasons why Rahul Gandhi oozed love for Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi interrupted his speech, walked across the floor of the House and leaned in to hug PM Modi. ThePrint brings you five reasons why.
Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi may be hugging Modi in Parliament, but their parties are fighting on social media

Both Congress and BJP took to social media to expose the hypocrisy of the other.
Parliament

Who is Jayadev Galla, the Andhra politician with an American accent?

Galla, who initiated the no-confidence motion against Modi govt, is a battery baron and Telugu actor Mahesh Babu's brother-in-law.
Rahul Gandhi hugs Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi first tears into PM Modi with a furious speech and then hugs him

In his speech during the no-confidence motion, Gandhi, referring to Modi's alleged "links with some businessmen," says he is not a chowkidar as he once claimed but a bhagidar.
Narendra Modi

India’s rulers butchers, no-confidence motion brought to give them sound thrashing: Shiv Sena

In its editorial mouthpiece 'Saamana', Shiv Sena accused Modi govt of winning elections through misuse of power.

You can take Rahul out of Pappu but not the Pappu out of Rahul

A Rahul Gandhi who hugs his inner Pappu is Narendra Modi’s clear challenger and target for 2019.