Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur is contesting from Bhopal Lok Sabha seat on a BJP ticket against Congress veteran Digvijay Singh. Victims of the blast are upset at the 'freedom' firebrand Pragya is enjoying.
Naveen Patnaik has been synonymous with politics in Odisha. The Biju Janata Dal leader's relationship with the common man, especially women, has confounded critics and Opposition.
Kanhaiya Kumar is the CPI candidate for Begusarai in Bihar. If student leaders are asking probing questions today, credit goes to this young man who looked Narendra Modi in the eye, feel JNU student leaders.
A blacklisted IT firm made a mess of the evaluation system of the Telangana State Board of Intermediate Education's examinations. Out of 9.74 lakh students, a whopping 3.28 lakh failed!
The Indian middle class feels entitled to political opinion like no other social strata yet shies away from electoral action. Why?
Is Bollywood really apolitical? After Akshay Kumar's recent interview of Prime Minister Narendra Modi went viral, B-Town has broken all its borders in terms of political allegiance
Indian politics remain a male dominated domain. So much so that women candidates aspiring to be an MP or MLA have to endure sexist comments and even fend off perverted men during their campaign trail
Parties like All Assam Students' Union warn voters that implementation of the Citizenship Amendment Bill will hurt the state's future and security but BJP remains cool on the controversial Bill and its promises
Shootouts, explosions and arduous treks—all in a day’s work for poll personnel
BJP banks on Modi to hold on to its seats from North Karnataka
Amid the bustle of elections, villages around Pilibhit Tiger Reserve live in the fear of man-eating big cats
Scorned valley stays away from the polling booths
Socialist Unity Centre of India (SUCI) thrived when the Left Front government ruled West Bengal. They not only shielded underground comrades, the art of simple living, high thinking in a community was honed in SUCI centres.
At a time when politicians like Jacinda Arden of New Zealand are transforming world opinion, Indian politicians remain in the grip of men who refuse to share the limelight with women. But there are minor exceptions in Odisha and Bengal, says Krishna Menon
There may be mixed reactions on the way the sexual harassment charges against Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi were dealt with but absence of a mechanism to deal with such charges against sitting judges is the bigger worry.