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Identity Politics

Yogi Adityanath's UP Poll Pitch: A Crime Free State And Development

Sep 29, 2021 Vikas Pathak

Uttar Pradesh BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh has said during a door-to-door campaign that Yogi Adityanath will be the party’s face in the coming state assembly polls. Underlining that having a crime-free state was a key agenda, Singh said that Adityanath would lead the party and steer the state on the path of development.

Sushant Singh Rajput - The Revenant Guest During Election Season In Bihar

Sep 09, 2020 Manoje Nath

Sushant Singh Rajput's death bemoaned as a huge loss is, in fact, a huge gain for the BJP, both in Bihar and in Maharashtra.

Ananth Kumar Hegde Calls Rahul Gandhi 'Hybrid', Asks Him To Give DNA Proof Of Being Brahmin

Ananth Kumar Hegde is the Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and five-time Lok Sabha member from Uttara Kannada in Karnataka

Ten Northeastern Parties, JD(U) Declare Opposition To Citizenship Bill

Jan 29, 2019 Abdul Gani

Sangma, the convener of the convention, said the parties will send a delegation to meet PM Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind seeking to scrap the citizenship amendment bill passed in the Lok Sabha on January 8.

Video Showing Muslims Pledging Vote To TRS Goes Viral, Opposition Targets KCR

Some people in the video are seen promising Transport Minister in the caretaker government Patnam Mahender Reddy their vote and the latter thanking them for their support.

02 August, 2018

Dalits Need To Show Their Strength To Be Heard, Says BJP MP Udit Raj

Pragya Singh

Udit Raj, Member of Parliament, BJP on reservations for Dalits, judiciary and why he recently called Dalit MPs "parasites".

31 July, 2018

There Will Be Civil War, Bloodbath Because of NRC: Mamata Banerjee

Outlook Web Bureau

Attacking the BJP, she said the saffron party is trying to divide the country and asserted this will not be tolerated.

28 July, 2018

Come 2019, Gujarat Braces For Hardik Patel Phase II

Darshan Desai

Hardik, now 25, is himself eligible to contest Lok Sabha elections. But unless he can have the verdict -- two years in jail -- overturned by a higher court, he will not be able to fight elections, as it is being strongly speculated.

18 July, 2018

RSS, AIMIM 'Two Sides Of The Same Coin' : Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

“They are the two sides of the same coin. They do polarisation and run their own agendas," Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi said.

15 July, 2018

In Bihar, Despite Nitish-Shah Bonhomie, Seat Sharing A Challenge For NDA

Outlook Web Bureau

Though there is optimism regarding settlement of seat sharing, but it seems more complicated than what it appears.

12 April, 2018

Punjab Govt Announces Debt Waiver Worth Rs 52 Crore For 15,890 Borrowers From Lower Caste, Class

Outlook Web Bureau

The Amarinder Singh- government in Punjab has approved an amount of Rs 52 crore to give debt waiver to around 15,890 borrowers of scheduled castes and backward classes categories.


10 April, 2018

Bharat Bandh: Clashes In Bihar, 12 Injured, Markets, Roads Closed Down

Outlook Web Bureau

In Bihar’s Arrah district protesters have stopped train, ANI reported.

09 April, 2018

UP: After Month Of Stand-Off, Dalit Man Allowed To Take Out 'Band, Baaja Baraat' in Thakur-Dominated Area

Outlook Web Bureau

According to reports, an "understanding" was signed by all the parties involved in front of the district administration

09 April, 2018

SC/ST Act: Kerala Dalit Factions Stage Protest, Block Vehicles

Outlook Web Bureau

A number of Dalit Organisations held the protest around Thampanoor railway station area and attempted to block vehicles along the way on Monday morning.

08 April, 2018

Bharat Bandh Dalit Protest: Four Government Employees, Including Peon, Clerk Suspended For Taking Part

Outlook Web Bureau

Collector of Bhind has suspended four Madhya Pradesh government employees for allegedly taking part in the "Bharat bandh" called by Dalit outfits on April 2.

05 April, 2018

Upset With Narendra Modi Govt's Anti-Poor, Anti-Dalit Policies, Ex-Punjab MLA Mohan Lal Banga, 3 others quit BJP, Join BSP

Outlook Web Bureau

Former legislator and BJP leader Chaudhary Mohan Lal Banga said he was upset with the Narendra Modi-government's alleged anti-poor and anti-Dalit policies.

05 April, 2018

SC/ST Act: Centre's Review Petition Was 'Politically Motivated', Says BJP MLA From Uttar Pradesh

Outlook Web Bureau

Surendra Singh, the MLA from Baira, said the apex court's March 20 verdict putting safeguards on arrest under the stringent Act "will definitely prove instrumental in safeguarding the humanity".


05 April, 2018

SC/ST Act: Dalit Party Pens Letter In Blood To PM Narendra Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Members of Bhartiya Dalit Panthers Party wrote a letter in blood to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind against the alleged dilution of SC/ST Act by the SC.

Photo Gallery

A health worker checks body temperature of a passenger as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil

A health worker checks body temperature of passengers as a precaution against the coronavirus, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.

PTI Photo/Kunal Patil

A man receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a door-to-door vaccination campaign in Morigaon district of Assam.

PTI Photo

Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar lays wreath at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

Newly appointed Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral R Hari Kumar pays tribute to martyrs at National War Memorial, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo

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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

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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

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

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