Friday, 19 August, 2022

Topic: Ashutosh

Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘use and throw’ policy could end up hurting him the most

Several talented leaders have been left by the wayside, say party insiders, a fact that will hit AAP hard in election year.

Ashutosh says AAP got him to use his caste name in 2014

Tweet by Ashutosh comes a day after it was reported that another leader, Atishi Marlena, was made to drop her surname because it sounds Christian.

Is Kejriwal a true politician or unthinking dictator? The question that’s splitting AAP

A flurry of exits, compromises with rivals & dissent in its ranks have left AAP stuttering, raising questions over its chief’s functioning.

Lok Sabha nomination not a factor, says Ashish Khetan as he quits AAP

The former journalist is the second key member to leave the Arvind Kejriwal-led party in just over a week.

After Ashutosh, Aam Aadmi Party leader Ashish Khetan ‘withdraws from party activities’

The former journalist said he wants to focus on his legal practice, but dismissed talk of his imminent resignation as speculation.

Aam Aadmi Party leaders reach out, but Ashutosh doesn’t want to return to party

Seniors, including Arvind Kejriwal and Manish Sisodia, tried to convince Ashutosh to withdraw his resignation, but he has declined, sources tell ThePrint.

Arvind Kejriwal says will not accept AAP leader Ashutosh’s resignation

AAP insiders claim Ashutosh was 'angry' over being denied a Rajya Sabha ticket by the party.

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Sir Ganga Ram hospital Consultants, Residents and DNB students hold placards during a protest in New Delhi, on 30 December 2021 | PTI

Distrust of Indian doctors isn’t new. Class-caste bias always ruled medical profession

As a practising doctor, I discovered large question marks on claims of a trustful patient-doctor relationship in the past. The routine dehumanisation of underprivileged patients remains a rarely mentioned topic.
Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.