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Alok Nirantar illustrates Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s position in the polls in the Uttar Pradesh where all eyes are on Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati led SP-BSP alliance and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s BJP.
Nala Ponnappa | The Federal
After Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar was listed as a global terrorist at the UNSC, Nala Ponnappa takes a dig at the possible impact of China’s move to allow the process on the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.
As former prime minister Manmohan Singh said that his government also conducted covert strikes on Pakistan, Sajith Kumar depicts Pakistani army keeping a close watch on Indian media for ‘information spills’ for the future.
Sandeep Adhwaryu depicts Chinese President Xi Jinping, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and a Pakistan Army general congratulating Jaish chief Masood Azhar on his ‘promotion’ to being global terrorist after the UNSC move to enlist him.
After the Election Commission’s move to grant another clean-chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over poll code violations, R. Prasad takes a dig at the poll watchdog.
Manjul takes a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for claiming victory on terrorism with Jaish chief Masood Azhar’s listing at the UNSC, while the latest Maoist attack left 15 security personnel dead in Gadchiroli.
On World Press Freedom Day, Suhail Naqshbandi illustrates how the current state of press will be perceived in the future — a sharp decline over the ages.
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