Opinion  /  Published 07.03.20

What do today's women want?

Drama in real life. The throbbing world of Narendra Modi’s followers on social media — 53.3 million on Twitter, 44 million on Facebook, 35.2 million on Instagram and 32 million on the official Twi...
By The Editorial Board

Opinion  /  Published 21.05.19

Questions about the health of our democracy

A long and rancorous electoral season has drawn to a close. India’s general elections for the 17th Lok Sabha were staggered over seven phases. More than a month separated the first and final dates o...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 23.05.19

Sudip of Trinamul leads with a margin of 75168 votes

In 2009 and 2014, the Calcutta North seat sent Sudip Bandyopadhyay to Parliament. Sudip’s adversary that year was the CPM’s Mohammad Salim, not the BJP’s Tathagata Roy, who got a 4 per cent vote...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.05.19

Yogi Adityanath sacks minister critical of BJP

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday recommended that the governor immediately sack Om Prakash Rajbhar from his cabinet for his outbursts against senior NDA partner BJP. Governor Ram...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 19.05.19

BJP surge forecast in Bengal, Mamata sees plot

Four exit polls have forecast between 11 and 23 seats for the BJP in Bengal, a spectacular surge if the results on Thursday match the projections.If the four exit polls — taken immediately after vot...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


India  /  Published 23.05.19

BJP's Baijayant Panda trailing in Kendrapara

Just after 12 noon, Anubhav Mohanty, the Biju Janta Dal's candidate from Kendrapara, was leading with 52 per cent of the votes counted. His nearest rival was the BJP's Baijayant Panda, who had receive...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.05.19

PM Modi divides Varanasi from Kedarnath

Varanasi went to the polls on Sunday with TV channels repeatedly flashing images of Narendra Modi at Kedarnath, which many saw as an attempt to highlight the Prime Minister’s religion amid the last ...
By J.P. Yadav in Varanasi

Opinion  /  Published 16.01.19

'Brand Modi' has lost some of its shine

One term, evidently, is a long time in politics. So much so that even ‘Brand Modi’ — that invincible political juggernaut — seems to have lost some of its shine. Unfortunately, the Bharatiya J...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 15.01.19

Arun Jaitley flies to US for a medical check-up

Finance minister Arun Jaitley unexpectedly left for the US for a medical check-up following a kidney transplant last year, sources said.Jaitley, 66, who had a kidney transplant operation and follow-up...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.01.19

BJP licks lips in Karnataka

BJP leaders are forecasting a “significant development” in Karnataka, which is being read as a signal that an operation is under way to break the Congress-Janata Dal Secular alliance in the state ...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi


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