Thursday, 30 June, 2022


Social media a key player for most political parties ahead of 2019 elections

War rooms are getting ready and thousands of volunteers are being trained in data analytics by the Congress, CPI(M) and AAP.  New Delhi: Election 2019...

India’s young audience is mature, but storytellers haven’t done enough: Neelesh Misra

Gaon Connection founder Neelesh Misra shares his ideas about content creation, fake news and journalism.

If a chaiwala can be PM, why can’t a house maid become a comedian: Deepika Mhatre 

The maid-turned-comedian speaks strongly against treatment meted out to domestic helps by their employers.

Nudity is liberating, no regrets about bold scenes: Rajshri Deshpande of ‘Sacred Games’

Rajshri Deshpande says mainstream cinema is still stuck with 'fantasy characters' and is yet to start looking at women as real people.

BJP keeps close eye on my Twitter, trolling is immediate: Priyanka Chaturvedi

Congress leader downplays BJP’s ‘Beti Bachao’ campaign, says it’s the grand old party that gave India its first woman PM, President and Speaker.

Indian scientists develop country’s first anti-nuclear medical kit

The kit developed by Institute of Nuclear Medicine and Allied Sciences has over 25 items, that provide protection against harmful radiations. 

ConQuest 2018 finalists from eastern region were chosen in Kolkata

Two teams from NUJS, Kolkata, and IIT Khargpur won this regional round and will now be headed for final national round to be held in Bengaluru.

Choksi extradition does not require Interpol red-corner notice: CBI tells foreign ministry

CBI has already written to its counterpart agency in Antigua for the provisional arrest of Choksi.

On our first birthday, the best of ThePrint exclusives

A selection of the biggest breaks, exclusives and scoops by ThePrint reporters in its first year.

Only Mulayam’s son can enter politics, no opportunities for any of us: AAP’s Bhagwant Mann

Speaking at Democracy Wall, the comedian-turned-MP also hit out at today’s youth for taking shortcuts, as well as taking failure to heart and giving up.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


The Indian Air Force logo | Commons

Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.