Tuesday, 13 November, 2018

Topic: Yogi Adityanath

Shehla Rashid | Facebook

How Shehla Rashid’s tweet on Sinead O’Connor sparked an ideological debate

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath, chief guest South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook, MoS for External Affairs V K Singh and others offer prayers during grand Diwali celebrations 'Deepotsav', in Ayodhya | PTI

Darkness cannot defeat light: South Korean First Lady celebrating Diwali with CM Yogi in Ayodhya

South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook was treated to a dazzling display of over three lakh earthen lamps on the ghats of Sarayu river.
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath welcomes artistes dressed up as Lord Rama, Sita and Lakshman in Ayodhya | Deepak Gupta/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Ram Mandir is so 1992 and Modi knows it

Hindutva can't be the main narrative of the BJP for 2019 - and if it is, will backfire.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Free dialysis services to be provided in all Gorakhpur hospitals, says UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath inaugurated a 10-bed dialysis unit at Gorakhpur district hospital Thursday saying that the plan comes under the Ayushman Bharat scheme.
Nishikant Dubey | Facebook

BJP wants to erase Mughal emperor Akbar’s legacy, but its MP models himself on him

A video listing achievements of BJP MP Nishikant Dubey indirectly portrays him as Akbar with the song Azeem-o-Shaan Shehenshaah playing in the background.

Reducing Patel’s stature to a statue, and Yogi’s bid to turn Allahabad into ‘Prayagraj’

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.
Farmers protest

Tikait calls an end to farmers protest but says will teach Centre a lesson if demands not met

He said the protest achieved its goals, which was to highlight the many difficulties farmers face.
Kisan Kranti Padyatra in New Delhi | PTI

For BJP, Uttar Pradesh strongman Rajnath Singh best bet to tackle farmers’ protest

BJP brass felt there was an immediate need to resolve crisis as the optics of farmers marching to Delhi could have disastrous fallout in poll season.
Lucknow police at crime scene

My husband was not a terrorist. How can police shoot him, asks dead Apple worker’s wife

Vivek Tiwari's family said the Lucknow police constables should have enquired or warned him before opening fire.
Police personnel at the residence of Vivek Tiwari

It is a murder, top UP cop says about Apple store manager killed by policeman

Chief minister Yogi Adityanath says killing of Vivek Tiwari was not an encounter. Top cop calls it a shameful incident.
Madhya Pradesh

Congress promises restrictions on RSS shakhas in MP: Cynical poll ploy or hard secularism?

The Congress party in its manifesto for Madhya Pradesh has vowed to ban government employees from attending RSS shakhas or using government property for their m...