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Giriraj Singh

Union Minister Giriraj Singh Expresses His Anguish Over Increased Job Related Migration Of People From Bihar To Other States

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

"Why Niti Aayog is calling Bihar a backward state?" BJP's Rajiv Pratap Rudy asked in the questioning hour of Lok Sabha

Oxygen Deaths: Rahul Gandhi's Tweet Criticising Govt Gets An Italian Response From Giriraj Singh

Jul 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Union Minister Giriraj Singh replied to Rahul Gandhi in Italian after the latter criticised the government for claiming no oxygen shortage deaths were reported in the second wave.

PM Modi Slams TMC Over Antipathy For ‘Chotiwalas’

West Bengal Assembly Elections: Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took a jibe at Mamata Banerjee and asked if she is going to file a nomination for another seat in the last phase of the election.

He Should Be Sent Back To School: BJP Leader Giriraj Singh Takes A Dig At Rahul Gandhi

Mar 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Union Minister Giriraj Singh slammed Rahul Gandhi for his comments on creating a separate fisheries ministry

‘Officials Don’t Listen To You? Beat Them Up With Bamboo Sticks’: Giriraj Singh’s Advice To Constituents

‘MPs, MLAs, village mukhiyas, DMs, SDMs, BDOs--they are all obligated to serve the people. If they do not listen to you, pick up a bamboo stick and deliver a crushing blow to their heads,’ Giriraj Singh said.

28 December, 2020

'Not On Holiday, Gone To Meet Sick Relative': Cong Defends Rahul Gandhi's Absence


Rahul Gandhi left for Italy on Sunday, a day ahead of the party's 136th foundation day, prompting many BJP leaders to take a swipe at him and Congress

20 November, 2020

Bihar Should Have Law Against Love Jihad : Giriraj Singh


Singh made the remark apparently referring to allegations by the Syro-Malabar church

28 October, 2020

Bihar Records 51.91% Voter Turnout Till 5pm In 1st Phase of Assembly Polls


The maximum 55.95% turnout was recorded in Kaimur, Patna records 51.02%

25 October, 2020

Media Trials Posed Threat To My Life: Maskoor Usmani

Midhat Fatimah

In a conversation with Outlook’s Midhat Fatimah, Maskoor Usmani talks about his candidature, the Opposition, media trials, and much more.

29 February, 2020

Sedition Case May Not Cause Any Harm To Kanhaiya Kumar Ahead Of Bihar Elections

Giridhar Jha

Political observers believe the sedition case will only add to Kanhaiya’s appeal as a politician and may well boost the chances of the formation of a non-NDA, non-RJD front under his leadership ahead of the state assembly elections.

12 February, 2020

'Gangotri Of Terror': BJP's Giriraj Singh Says Islamic Seminary In UP Produces Terrorists


Senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh said that Islamic seminary Deoband produces terrorists like Hafiz Saeed.

08 February, 2020

'...If Delhi Is To Be Saved From Islamic State': Giriraj Singh Urges People To Vote For BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

Giriraj Singh had earlier alleged that Shaheen Bagh was becoming a breeding ground for the suicide bombers.

06 February, 2020

Shaheen Bagh Breeding Ground For Suicide Bombers: Giriraj Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

Giriraj Singh alleged that a conspiracy was being hatched against the country in the national capital.

02 January, 2020

Giriraj Singh Wants Bhagavad Gita To be Taught In Schools: Here's Why

Outlook Web Bureau

Singh said children attending missionary schools get through IIT, become engineers, then go abroad and most of them start eating beef.

17 October, 2019

BJP-JD(U) Alliance 'Atal', Will Fight Bihar Polls Under CM Nitish Kumar: Amit Shah


'Matbhed' (difference of opinion) has not changed into 'manbhed' (change of heart), Amit Shah said.

06 October, 2019

'He Is Not Even Speck Of Dust On Nitish Kumar's Feet': JD(U) Jabs Giriraj Singh


Gloves were off between Bihar allies JD(U) and BJP on Saturday in the wake of Union minister Giriraj Singh's latest attack on the Nitish Kumar over Patna floods.

02 October, 2019

'NDA Owes Apology To People Of Patna': BJP's Giriraj Singh After Floods Batter City


The firebrand BJP leader also attacked the Nitish Kumar government saying an alert had been sounded ahead of the downpour but it failed to ensure attentiveness.

24 September, 2019

BJP MP Giriraj Singh Hints At Political Retirement After PM Modi's 2nd Term


'I am one of those party workers who entered public life to fulfil the dream of integration of Kashmir,' Singh said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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