Friday, 18 January, 2019

Politics

File image of Arvind Kejriwal

On anniversary, Mamata calls demonetisation a disaster while Arvind Kejriwal terms it a mystery

Arvind Kejriwal questioned the rationale behind demonetisation and termed it as "a self inflicted deep wound" on the Indian economy.
Manmohan Singh | PTI photo

Havoc unleashed by demonetisation evident to everyone now, says former PM Manmohan Singh

In a statement issued on the second anniversary of demonetisation, former PM Manmohan Singh urged against ‘unorthodox, short-term economic measures’.
File image of K Kavitha | Facebook

Naidu worked against Telangana, now trying to enter through backdoor: KCR’s daughter

TRS MP K. Kavitha says she is not sure Prime Minister Narendra Modi is liked in Telangana. 
UP CM Yogi Adityanath, chief guest South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook, MoS for External Affairs V K Singh and others offer prayers during grand Diwali celebrations 'Deepotsav', in Ayodhya | PTI

Darkness cannot defeat light: South Korean First Lady celebrating Diwali with CM Yogi in Ayodhya

South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook was treated to a dazzling display of over three lakh earthen lamps on the ghats of Sarayu river.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with the employees of Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd in Bengaluru | Shailendra Bhojak/PTI

Want to be original equipment maker for Rafale, not an offset partner: Hindustan Aeronautics

Managing director Madhavan was replying to the charge that Hindustan Aeronautics Limited had been deprived of an offset contract from the Rafale deal.
Lal Thanhawla, Chief Minister of Mizoram

After protests, Election Commission summons Mizoram’s Chief Election Officer to Delhi

Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla had earlier written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking for Mizoram Chief Election Officer Shashank's removal.
Praveen Jain explains the story behind his photograph

Praveen Jain’s photo exhibition is a journey through India’s modern political history

The exhibition, titled ‘200 & One’, traces photojournalist Praveen Jain’s 34-year journey from the 1984 riots to the rise of Narendra Modi as PM.
File photo of Junaid Mattu

Candidate that J&K governor hinted would be Srinagar mayor is now mayor

Independent Junaid Mattu, the “foreign-educated” face that Governor Satya Pal Malik implied would be mayor, beats Congress’ Rasool Hajam to the post.
Congress leaders

Karnataka bypoll results show opposition math & absence of Modi can easily trounce BJP

BJP hopes to counter this strategy with what it believes to be its trump cards — Modi, and issues such as Hindutva, national security and welfare.
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Lesson from Karnataka bypoll results — a united front can stop Modi, says Congress

Congress' Karnataka in-charge K.C. Venugopal says similar strategy across the country will rout out communal forces.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint.in

Rahul Gandhi’s pitch that Modi is the worst doesn’t mean Congress is the best

Which constituency is Rahul Gandhi addressing? How exactly does he define his base? Or, does he even know what his base is?