In Assam, where every road is leading to saffron, the GOP decides to plough a lonely furrow to cut its losses ahead of bypolls.
The new refrain, coming every other day, can’t be without calculation. Subtle feelers to the Opposition can’t harm the JD(U) CM, it at least gets him vital bargaining space.
It’s Krishna vs Arjun, says elder brother Tej Pratap, on his tiff with Tejashwi. Rivals mock them with a ‘Dara Shikoh-Aurangzeb’ analogy. Either way, the turf is primed for battle.
Has India’s OBC population gone way beyond the 27 per cent counted in 1931? The only way to know for sure is to count again: Bihar’s political foes are one on this demand.
A Rajput in charge of JD(U), another in charge of RJD, a Brahmin at the helm in Congress. What exactly is brewing in the homeland of Mandal and OBC politics?
What’s behind the Covid spike in Kerala? Delta coming to the least seropositive state. Targeted, strategic testing that uncovers cases the best. And the least under-reporting.
The Captain and Sidhu have made a tentative rapprochement, but plenty signs of rancour linger in the air within the Punjab Congress.
“We wanted a resolution but are moving towards an explosion.” That’s a party MP from Punjab on the situation in the local Congress after New Delhi snubbed Amarinder for Sidhu.
A Modi cabinet expansion raises hopes of representation everywhere, and it was a jumbo expansion too. Yet Bihar finds itself cast adrift.
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Cryptocurrency is emerging as the new global moolah. Is India ready to cash in on the $2.36 trillion market?
India doesn’t want to be left behind as the world begins to embrace crypto. But creating the necessary regulatory framework isn’t easy.
Decoding the mechanics behind the befuddling yet exciting world of money that is not quite money
Exchanges, government and security agencies need to work closely to create a regulatory framework for the cryptocurrency market
Addressing chronic ‘political’ violence in Kannur demands engaging every layer of society permeated by its apparatus and mechanisms
The shifting of Durand Cup to Calcutta is harsh on Delhi’s football lovers
Fahim Dashty resisted, till death, the Taliban’s sectarianism. His heart beat only for a modern, democratic Afghanistan.