Politics

News and views regarding the political landscape of India. From national political parties to regional news, we try and cut through the noise to explain how Indian politics is shaping up.

Former journalist declares views of owner of Healthzone ‘Islamophobia’, asks Muslims to boycott chain of gyms and beauty parlours

Irene Akbar, a former journalist at The Indian Express, is leading the charge against Sachin Sahni for his pro-CAA stand.

“We are from that community which can destroy any country if we feel like”: Former AMU student union president Faizul Hasan during anti-CAA speech

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) in Uttar Pradesh had emerged as one of the epi-centres of the anti-CAA agitations

Delhi Elections: Amit Shah slams Arvind Kejriwal over failed promises, targets Sisodia for announcing support for Shaheen Bagh protesters

Union Home Minister Amit Shah addressed an election rally at Matiala in Delhi on Thursday.

Pune police unhappy with Maharashtra government for casting aspersions on Bhima Koregaon violence probe: reports

Police feel demoralised as their probe in the Bhima Koregaon violence is being questioned by Maharashtra govt

Shashi Tharoor wanted govt intervention in private business to uphold ‘liberal values’, but refuses to help Hindu victim

Shashi Tharoor, a senior leader from the Congress party, has once again demonstrated that he has no principles

CPI leader Ameer Haider Zaidi abuses journalist Deepak Chaurasia during TV debate on CAA, calls him ‘bh*dwa patrakar’

Ameer Haider Zaidi referred to Deepak Chaurasia as ‘bhadwe patrakar’ (pimp journalist) several times during the TV debate

Days before Delhi polls, AAP extends its support to anti-CAA Shaheen Bagh ‘protestors’

Just few days ahead of Delhi elections, AAP has extended its support to Shaheen Bagh anti-CAA 'protests' as Sisodia said…

Assam: 644 terrorists from 8 banned outfits surrender in mega arms lay down ceremony in Guwahati

644 terrorists from 8 banned outfits surrender in Assam along with 177 weapons in front of CM and senior police…

Pavan Varma can quit and join the party he likes: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar warns JDU leader for questioning his alliance with BJP

Nitish Kumar slams JD(U) leader Pavan Varma for public letter opposing CAA, says he can quit the party

“China has been a great friend”: Pak PM Imran Khan on his silence over plight of Uyghur Muslims in China

Imran Khan, who cannot stop engaging in delirious rhetoric against India regarding Kashmir, has refused to condemn China’s actions against Uyghurs.

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray meets 2011 Azad Maidan riot perpetrators Raza Academy and other Muslim organisation leaders over CAA and NRC

Raza Academy and other Muslim organisation leaders urged Uddhav Thackeray to pass a resolution against CAA

‘Shame that men sleeping in the house under blanket and sending women and children to sit on roads’: Yogi Adityanath slams anti-CAA protests

Yogi Adityanath slams anti-CAA protesters for using their women and children to join the dharnas

Donald Trump labels climate alarmists like Greta Thunberg as ‘perennial prophets of doom’, says would have loved to meet her

Donald Trump said we must reject the perennial prophets of doom and their predictions of the apocalypse, referring to climate…

Watch: Anupam Kher gives a befitting reply to a troll, who unfortunately was Naseeruddin Shah

Anupam Kher shuts down actor-turned-troll Naseeruddin Shah with his video message on Twitter

“I would like to ask the Prime Minister of India, what has your father built?”: AIMIM leader Akbaruddin Owaisi’s controversial remark

Akbaruddin Owaisi said that those who want to check documents, they should first see these monuments such as Char Minar,…

“Chalo Ayodhya”: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut tweets as Maha CM Uddhav Thackeray completes 100 days in power, invites Rahul Gandhi

Motormouth Sanjay Raut said that Uddhav Thackeray will seek the blessings of Shri Rama upon the completion of 100 days…

Congress leader and Pakistan PM Imran Khan’s friend Navjot Singh Sidhu to be star campaigner against AAP’s Kejriwal

Sidhu has been maintaining a low profile since he quit the Punjab cabinet in July last year over differences with…

The furore over CAA and NPR: A timeline of Congress’ contradictory stance

Despite hard-hitting facts, the Congress party and its leaders did not back down from rumour-mongering and casting aspersions on CAA,…

Talk on JNU, Kashmir if you’re keen on joining politics: Scam accused Congress MP Karti Chidambaram advices Rajinikanth

Taking to Twitter, Karti questioned Rajinikanth whether Periyar is the most relevant topic to discuss for the legendary actor.

Ashwini Bhide, MMRCL MD who stood her ground on Aarey car shed project against Aaditya Thackeray transferred by Maha govt

Ashwini Bhide had firmly dissipated misinformation and fake news regarding environmental concerns related to the Aarey Metro car shed project.…

The Toothbrush Saga: Award winning journalist calls the police on an employee for a toothbrush, social media organizes a ‘spitefunding’ in support of the employee

It all began when David Leavitt, 'Award-Winning Multimedia Journalist', decided to call the Police on an employee of a store…

Delhi elections: Disgruntled AAP’s sitting MLA from Delhi Cantt quits party, to be fielded from same constituency by NCP

Prior to this, two of its MLAs quit the party after they were denied ticket for the 8 February Delhi Assembly…

Watch: Kamal Nath’s minister forcibly gets farmer leader removed for ‘speaking loudly’

Madhya Pradesh Kisan congress general secretary manhandled at collectorate.

West Bengal: TMC govt led by Mamata Banerjee to bring anti-CAA resolution in state assembly on January 27

The West Bengal government led by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will bring a resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019…

No matter how many protests happen, CAA will not be rolled back: Amit Shah in Lucknow

Shah reminded that Gandhi had said that Hindus and Sikhs living in Pakistan can come to India anytime. It will…

Delhi elections: AAP blames BJP for Arvind Kejriwal’s delay in nomination, independent candidates allege VVIP treatment for Kejriwal

Kejriwal had missed filing his nominations yesterday due to delay caused by his roadshow. Today is the last day to…

Delhi elections: Congress campaign song passes off Mamata Banerjee-led protest march from Kolkata as Delhi infrastructure

Congress’ campaign song tries to pass off Mamata Banerjee-led protest march from Kolkata as one by Congress