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Canadian politicians need to stop hobnobbing with Khalistanis: Ujjal Dosanjh

Jalandhar-born former Premier of British Columbia, Canada, says ‘freedom of expression’ excuse won’t work if politicians share the stage with separatists.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with his family during a visit to historic Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad | PTI

All family and no work: Justin Trudeau’s lonely 48 hours in India

From the moment the Canadian PM landed in New Delhi to his latest trip to Gujarat, Justin Trudeau has faced a series of snubs from Modi govt.
Illustration by Siddhant Gupta

Talk Point: Is Modi right in cold shouldering Trudeau for his dangerous votebank politics?

Experts weigh in on the low-key tour of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to India. He has not been welcomed or entertained by Prime Minister Narendra Modi yet.
Justin Trudeau

Uncertainty over Amarinder-Trudeau meeting on Sikh separatists in Canada

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh to receive Canadian PM in Amritsar on 21 Feb; awaits MEA nod to his request for a one-to-one meeting with Justin Trudeau.
Mother and a new born child in Odisha

Gujarat records dramatic fall in sex-ratio at birth, according to new NITI Aayog report

Health Index Report: Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra all saw steep declines in the sex ratio,only Punjab, UP and Bihar improved
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Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh

This edition of 'Off The Cuff' saw Hon. Chief Minister of Punjab, Amarinder Singh in conversation with ThePrint Chairman & Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta and Associate Editor Ruhi Tewari. Singh Singh spoke at length on everything from beef, drugs and sedition to the future of the Congress Party and the inviolability of Electronic Voting Machines. The event was held in Delhi on 12 April 2017. Also Read: EVMs or Canadian Ministers, Amarinder Singh was forthright & unsparing Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh Capt. Amarinder Singh (R) in conversation with Shekhar Gupta (L) and Ruhi Tewari (C). Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh Captain Amarinder Singh (L); Randhir Singh (C); Anirudh Chaudhary (R) Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh General (Retd.) Bikram Singh Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh Capt. Amarinder Singh (L); former finance minister P. Chidambaram (C); Shekhar Gupta (R) Off The Cuff with Amarinder Singh Navin Raheja, MD, Raheja Group (L); Capt. Amarinder Singh (R)    
Dr Rajneesh Arora, ex-VC, PTU giving a speech on YouTube

The IIT graduate and RSS man who is now in the middle of Punjab’s latest financial fraud

Rajneesh Arora belongs to a family of teachers in Amritsar with close links to the RSS. He himself rose to state vice-president of the Sangh.
Sidhu and Rahul Gandhi

Mystery of the missing Sherry: Congress wondering why Sidhu refuses to campaign

Despite being on party’s star campaigners list and great demand across states, cricketer-turned-TV celeb hasn’t gone anywhere at the high command’s behest.
A farmer in a field in Punjab

Punjab farmers protest over flaws in loan waiver scheme before highly publicised rollout

CM Amarinder Singh will launch the scheme Sunday; farmers allege gross favouritism in selecting beneficiaries besides clerical errors in the lists.
K.P.S. Gill

कहानी एक शेरदिल आईपीएस अधिकारी की: के.पी.एस. गिल को याद करते हुए

उन्हें कभी अपनी छड़ी के सिवा किसी और चीज के साथ नहीं देखा गया. उनके मुताबिक बंदूक-पिस्तौल रखना पुलिस अधिकारी की कमजोरी की निशानी थी. फिर भी वे जीतते रहे.

On Camera

File photo of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar | Facebook/NitishKumarJDU

The curious case of Nitish Kumar — 87% anger, 100% victory

In the supposedly most-politicised state in India, people say they don’t have ‘options’ this election.

Tata woos investors for digital platform as it seeks to compete with Jio, Amazon, Flipkart

Tata Sons is working with advisers to explore bringing in financial or strategic investors, including global tech companies, for its new digital entity.

Defence

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh releases the New Defence Acquisition Procedure (DAP) at the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) meeting, in New Delhi on 28 September 2020 | @DefenceMinIndia | Twitter

Govt scraps offset policy for govt-to-govt deals, allows leasing of defence equipment

The new Defence Acquisition Procedure 2020, which was unveiled by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh Monday and kicks in on 1 October, also cuts down procurement time.
Narendra Modi and Amit Shah | File photo: T. Narayan | Bloomberg

Partners dispensable in Modi-Shah construct if they do not bring additional votes

In the Modi-Shah construct, if partners do not bring additional votes, they are dispensable. However old or loyal, either they become supplicants, or die.