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SC allows BJP public meetings and rallies in Bengal, but rath yatra needs fresh proposal

SC bench led by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said the Mamata Banerjee govt’s apprehensions over the proposed rath yatra were not unfounded.

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Supreme Court denies urgent hearing of BJP plea to carry out ‘rath yatra’ in Bengal

BJP's rath yatra was scheduled on December 21 but was cancelled after the Calcutta HC denied permission on grounds that it might cause communal tension.
Calcutta High Court

Calcutta High Court allows BJP’s Rath Yatra, party to announce dates soon

The West Bengal government had refused permission for the BJP's 'Rath Yatra', citing intelligence reports of possible communal violence.
Calcutta High Court

Calcutta High Court says can’t give permission to BJP rath yatra rallies after state refuses

The West Bengal government refused to allow the BJP rally scheduled for Friday in Cooch Behar on the grounds that it might cause communal tension.
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All is not well in BJP, sidelined senior leaders are waiting for Modi to slip

The BJP is surging because the non-BJP parties are disunited. Mere Congress-bashing will not help anymore because Modi has to give his report card.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh flags off the 'Jal Mitti Rath Yatra' at India Gate

To ensure India’s security, the Home Minister has flagged off a rath yatra for a Mahayagya

The Home Minister flagged off the 'rath yatra' which its organisers insist is to seek divine intervention for the welfare of the nation, and has nothing to do with Hindutva. 

TalkPoint: Is the BJP falling back on communal polarisation ahead of 2019 elections?

Eperts weigh in on Rath Yatra and comment on if the BJP falling back on communal polarization ahead of 2019 elections.

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Why does the Right-wing want to ‘occupy’ Delhi’s liberal hotspot Khan Market?

BJP's Ram Madhav took party workers to Khan Market to celebrate the Lok Sabha victory to assert the "new political ideology and culture".


An AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force

IAF workhorse AN-32 gets a fuel that’s green and creates jobs for tribals

The IAF will now run its AN-32 transport aircraft on a blended bio-fuel partly derived from trees. It plans to widen the experiment over the next two years.
Graphic by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Modi era begins in politics as caste factor fades. Here’s why he won’t be easy to beat

BJP's Mandir politics has subsumed Mandal under Modi-Shah and created a pan-Hindu vote. Modi's challenger has to invent a new politics.