March 28, 2020
the fully loaded magazine
Saluting the bravest
Eat, Pray, Live
A Turn In The Caste Table
Reverse-engineering the BJP strategy, the SP-BSP are back on the offensive
Mar 16, 2018
We Said It!
SP-BSP alliance is a solid bloc. This political understanding is going to be a gamechanger in 2019, if it remains intact.
Mar 16, 2018
SP-BSP Alliance Double Or Quits?
It’s a dress rehearsal for the big contest in 2019. Bypolls to two Lok Sabha seats in UP offer a chance to test the feasibility of a Bihar-style ‘grand alliance’ against the BJP. But can it work?
Mar 09, 2018
Modi-Yogi Bhakts Aplenty, But Jobs?
Besides Muslims, Dalits are the only vocal section that has turned against the BJP in UP
Feb 08, 2018
A Passing Rumour Heard On The Radio?
Brand Akhilesh was second to none—in publicity, that is. Till the results came.
Mar 17, 2017
Telling The Prayer Beads
Various factors suggest Muslims are backing the BSP. But local equations can force a rethink.
Mar 03, 2017
If Congress doesn’t do well in either UP or Punjab, there is a possibility of an implosion of the scale that was witnessed after the 1977 polls...
Feb 03, 2017
Who’s That Bloc-Buster?
How the Congress and SP thwarted the BSP’s plan to bag Muslim votes in a faceoff with the BJP
Jan 27, 2017
The Test Of A New Track
Akhilesh gives UP its first chug along development politics. The CM’s offbeat ride worries rival parties.
Jan 25, 2017
Father, Son And Holy Bike
The SP emerges in one piece from the ‘family feud’, with some deft manoeuvring by Mulayam
Jan 20, 2017
Saffron Rides ‘Cashless’ Into Caste-Cow Land
In UP, the BJP banks on a ‘second Modi wave’, hoping the demonetisation shake-up will break its 14-year jinx
Jan 13, 2017
An Alliance Of Reluctance
The BJP’s aggressive push has boosted efforts by the Congress and the SP to hitch their poll wagons together
Jan 13, 2017
The Chachas And Chanakyas
Uttar Pradesh is a triangle of shifting proportions—with a minor fourth side. Alliances may decide the final shape.
Dec 29, 2016
Lotus Blooms In The Family Cracks
How the SP’s anti-BJP rhetoric and the BJP’s anti-SP stance could cost the BSP dear
Nov 04, 2016
As Outlook celebrates its 21st anniversary, we look at the exciting and ominous possibilities ahead
Oct 27, 2016
A Chief Minister's Mutiny
Akhilesh sacks ministers, chief secy and clips Shivpal’s wings
Sep 16, 2016
“If We’re Re-Elected, Uttar Pradesh Will Get A New Identity As Uttam Pradesh”
One of the youngest chief ministers, Akhilesh Yadav, on his achievements and the challenges in running the most populous state of India
Jun 16, 2016
A Long, Slow Tussle Later
At last UP has a Lokayukta, after three SC deadlines broken
Feb 15, 2016
Akhilesh picks up big projects and sets deadlines to show that he’s the CM
Nov 09, 2015
That Famous Card Is Proving Hard To Pull
For all its secular protestations, SP hasn’t protested the ruling
Apr 06, 2015
Soaring Bus Fares Exacerbate Distress Of Migrant Workers Amid Coronavirus Lockdown
Coronavirus Live Updates: Confirm Case Count In India Mounts To 918, Death Toll Reaches 21
What India Has Now Is A Clone Emergency: Just Ask The Police
Ramayan A Wholesome Treat For Soul, Shouldn't Be Viewed From Political Angle: Deepika Chikhalia
Every Player Is A Story, Says Hockey Coach Graham Reid
Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayan Then and Now: Politics Of An Epic Kind
Blog: Kashmiris Have Lived Through Many A Lockdown. They Could Advise World On How To Face One
Dipak Misra Was Reviled As CJI But Ranjan Gogoi Beguiled His Way To Power
Taking Up Hijab Against Coronavirus
Seemingly Happiest People Often Suffer From Depression
Blog | Not Music Or Art, But It's 'Fear' That Binds Us Together
Coronavirus: UP To Release 11,000 Prisoners On Parole To Decongest Jails
'Trying Three Existing Drugs To Treat COVID-19': IICT
No House Rent From Migrant Labourers, Workers For One Month: Noida Admin
'Response To Coronavirus Was Pre-emptive': Govt Brushes Aside Criticism
'They Pelted Stones To Attack': Police Blank Fire In Assam To Close Market
Lockdown: 'Money Will Last 2-3 Days. God Knows What Happens After That'
CONFIRMED! Athletes Qualified For 2020 Olympics Will Keep 2021 Spots
Coronavirus: Suresh Raina Donates Rs 52 Lakh To Fight Pandemic
Goliath The Germ: Where Does India Stand In Humankind's War Against Corona
Coronavirus Outbreak: Trying Times Such As This Will Test Our Nation's Character
Nirbhaya Rape And Murder Case: 'Still Have A Lot To Raise, Will Defend Convicts For As Long As I Can'
Opinion | Indian Muslims Have Lost Faith In National Institutions And ‘Secularism’
Nutrition Warriors | A Mizo Village's Fight To Ward Off Stunted Growth, Underweight Children
Union Budget 2020: What FM Nirmala Sitharaman Can Do To Pull Economy Out Of The Rut
Is Judiciary Living Up To The Indian Constitution @ 70?