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Meira Kumar

Meira Kumar Says Facebook Unblocked Her Official Page After Protests; Facebook Investigates Issue

Oct 16, 2020 PTI

Facebook has restored former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar's official page that was unpublished and assured it is investigating the issue.

'Mahagathbandhan' In Bihar Announces Seats For Congress, RJD, Other Allies For LS Polls

Mar 29, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The 'mahagathbandhan' in Bihar on Friday announced the seats to be contested by each of the alliance partners -- the RJD, Congress, RLSP, HAM and VIP -- in phases three to seven of the general elections.

My Selection At Presidency Marks The Greatness Of Indian Democracy: Ram Nath Kovind

Jul 20, 2017 Outlook Web Bureau

Kovind defeated opposition's Kumar, a former Lok Sabha speaker, garnering more than 65% of the votes in the Electoral College, the Returning Officer for the poll announced.

After Calling Congress 'Weakest Link' In Opposition, Nitish Kumar Says Party Should Set The Agenda

On Sunday, Kumar said the Congress alone was “responsible for the current mess” in the Opposition

27 June, 2017

Presidential Polls Seen As a Dalit v/s Dalit Contest: Oppn Nominee Meira Kumar

Outlook Web Bureau

The former Lok Sabha speaker said that Presidential poll is being seen as Dalit vs Dalit contest and asserted that she will face the polls on plank of democratic values, inclusiveness, end of poverty, destruction of caste structure.

22 June, 2017

Dalit Vs Dalit: Meira Kumar Beat Mayawati, Paswan In The Past, Can She Repeat The Magic?

Bula Devi

It’s going to be a direct fight between two Dalit candidates, since the NDA’s candidate Ram Nath Kovind is also a Dalit.

30 September, 2004

'There Is Unanimity Among Political Parties'

Nagendar Sharma

So says the minister for social justice, on reservations in private sector, but then haven't we heard it all before on the other famous reservations for women? How the government hopes to implement this remains another imponderable, of course.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses media as he arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

A passenger arrives on an early morning flight at Sydney Airport. Authorities in Australia said Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021, that two travelers who arrived in Sydney from Africa became the first in the country to test...

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Union Minister Piyush Goyal arrives at Parliament to attend the Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi removes his mask before addressing media at Parliament House ahead of the Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Lead Essay

Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.


Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest


Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.

Nov 11, 2021 Shekhar Mehta

T20 World Cup Review: Jaded By An Excess Of Cricket, India Were On An Inevitable Path To Doom

India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.

Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh