Category: Politics

Gandhi @ 150 and his increasing relevance in Public Policy

It was 1915. Gandhi was in Haridwar to witness the Kumbh Mela on the bank of the magnificent Ganga. But,…

3 months ago

10 lesser known facts about Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee succumbed to multi-organ failure at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi…

4 months ago

Atal Bihari Vajpayee no more: India mourns

Former Indian Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away after a prolonged illness at All India Institute of Medical Sciences…

4 months ago

Somnath Chatterjee dead: 10 facts about ex-Lok Sabha Speaker

Veteran Communist Party of India (Marxist) [CPI-M] leader and former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee passed away at a Kolkata…

4 months ago

M Karunanidhi dead: 10 interesting facts about Kalaignar

  Five-time Tamil Nadu chief minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) supremo M Karunanidhi passed away at a hospital in…

4 months ago

Assam NRC issue: What is it all about

A political uproar has started ever since Assam released the second and final draft of its National Register of Citizens…

5 months ago

Why West Bengal’s name is being changed to Bangla

Approving chief minister Mamata Banerjee's proposal to rename the state, the West Bengal assembly has passed a resolution to change…

5 months ago

Everything about Mumbai bridge collapse

Heavy rains led to collapse of part of a bridge at Andheri (West) station in Mumbai on Tuesday (July 3)…

6 months ago

Mehbooba Mufti resigns: 10 facts about former J&K chief minister

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti resigned from her post on Tuesday (June 19) after the Bharatiya Janata Party…

6 months ago

A roster of questionable past

The day Justice Jasti Chelameswar was retiring, he made an interesting remark that highlighted the hollowness of our much-vaunted independent…

6 months ago