Tuesday, 25 January, 2022
TopicRamlila Maidan

Topic: Ramlila Maidan

Junior doctors ‘hurt’ over being disengaged by GTB, hospital now holds process for others

31 junior doctors were disengaged from Covid duty at the Ramlila ground facility of the GTB Hospital Monday, less than two weeks after they joined.

Modi speech fact-check: From NRC to detention centres, here’s where PM went wrong

It’s not just Home Minister Amit Shah who has spoken about a nationwide NRC. President Kovind had told a joint sitting of Parliament about it on 20 June 2019.

‘Small step towards victory’ and a ‘lie’: How protesters saw PM Modi’s no-NRC assurance

Despite being denied permission, several peaceful protests were held across Delhi Sunday, at the same time as PM Modi’s Ramlila Maidan rally.

CAA, NRC has nothing to do with Indian Muslims, says PM Modi at Ramlila Maidan

Addressing a rally in Delhi, PM said people were incited by those in high positions, who shared fake videos.

Tight security for PM Modi’s rally at Ramlila Maidan; anti-drone teams, snipers deployed

CCTVs have been installed on all routes leading to venue and 1,000 personnel from local police, anti-drone teams and NSG commandos will be present.

RSS No.2 ‘Bhaiyyaji’ Joshi leads frenzied crowd in demanding Ram Temple from Modi govt

At the VHP-organised ‘Virat Dharmsabha’ in the capital, many Hindu leaders and saints called to the govt and the judiciary to build the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.

It’s a jet-set June for Rahul Gandhi as he readies to travel from Japan to Jaipur

The Congress president's two-day trip to Japan is part of his bid to establish outreach with Indians in the east Asian country. His visit will involve meetings with senior government officials.

Anna Hazare’s hunger strike comes to an end, with some assurances and much bitterness

Team Anna members say their leader accepted the assurances because without strong public support, they didn’t have as big a bargaining chip as needed.

I have never been silent: Anna Hazare before latest innings in Delhi

The anti-corruption crusader will begin an indefinite hunger strike on 23 March, asking for the implementation of Lokpal and raising farmers’ issues.

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Representative image of Army | ANI

Central Vista, old army uniforms—why this year’s Republic Day parade is a source of pride

Days of Mughal or British glory are over. Central Vista is Indian govt's modern structure, and uniforms are sources of pride.
A Chinese flag being raised in the Lujiazui Financial District of Shanghai | Photo: Qilai Shen | Bloomberg

India among Asian destinations for investors fleeing Chinese real estate debt crisis

Both Goldman Sachs & CreditSights consider Indian companies attractive. While the first recommends high-yield renewables, the latter considers financial firms to well shielded here.


The photo of former PM Indira Gandhi with the three former service chiefs | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.