Sunday, 4 December, 2022
TopicBharat Jodo Yatra

Topic: Bharat Jodo Yatra

Could opposition breach ‘BJP fortress’ Gujarat? Urdu press says polls can surprise

ThePrint’s round-up of how the Urdu media covered various news events through the week, and the editorial positions some of them took.

How BJP plans to unite splintered Rajasthan unit & counter Bharat Jodo with Jan Aakrosh Yatra

JP Nadda flagged off BJP's rath yatra, which will cover 200 assembly constituencies, in Jaipur Thursday. Ex-CM Vasundhara Raje and state BJP chief Satish Poonia shared the stage.

‘Meethi nok jhok!’ Rahul Gandhi-Jairam Ramesh banter tries to show kinder, gentler Congress

Through videos, photographs and reels, the Congress is trying to combat two major criticisms raked up by Rahul detractors: that he is a privileged dynast and an inaccessible leader.

Jolted by Congress outreach to MP tribals, BJP doubles down on its own efforts ahead of polls

Tribal votebanks influence 84 of MP's 230 assembly seats. BJP's most recent efforts to woo community include highlighting the PESA Act & CM Chouhan flagging off Janjatiya Gaurav Yatra.

Amid power tussle, Congress likely to maintain status quo in Rajasthan until Bharat Jodo Yatra

With Congress's Bharat Jodo Yatra to enter Rajasthan on 5 December, sources said the general mood of the party leadership is not to rock the boat in the state just yet.

Ghulam Nabi Azad has some advice for his former party — ‘first Congress jodo, then Bharat jodo’

In an interview with ThePrint, former CM of J&K talks about settling into his role as president of Democratic Azad Party, how he’s nobody’s B-team & how Article 370 isn't ‘bad’.

After Himanta’s ‘Saddam’ jibe at Rahul, Urdu press praises Iraqi dictator, calls him ‘tall leader’

ThePrint’s round-up of how the Urdu media covered various news events through the week, and the editorial positions some of them took.

12 injured as Congress workers ‘attacked’ during Bharat Jodo Yatra in Tripura

Hundreds of Congress workers were marching to Santir Bazar market in South Tripura district around 3.30 pm Friday when stones were hurled at them.

Bharat Jodo Yatra isn’t just about Rahul Gandhi. It’s a walking classroom on public policy

If there is talk about India’s problems, can pudiyawalas offering one-shot solutions be far behind? Bharat Jodo Yatra would have remained colourless without them.

TV reduced Rahul Gandhi’s Gujarat rally to a sound bite, no space for Bharat Jodo Yatra

Almost any ‘news’ takes precedence over the proposed 3,570 km Bharat Jodo Yatra, which by any stretch of the imagination is a lot of leg work.

On Camera

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51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar addressing a press conference on the eve of Navy Day | ANI

Indian Navy puts on hold plans to build IAC 2, but is considering repeat order of Vikrant

At his annual press conference, Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar also said they'll soon take a call on whether they'll go in for marine version of Rafale fighters or F/A 18 Super Hornets.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.