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Jul 13, 2017
Bihar Mahagathbandhan a likely casualty as Nitish's good governance locks horns with Lalu's secularismDuring his 15-year-reign in Bihar between 1990 and 2005, Lalu Prasad Yadav hardly cared about good governance, transparency and the development of Bihar. Corruption was no issue, given his undoubted skills in marketing his Yadav caste.
Jul 07, 2017
West Bengal communal riots: How BJP manages to bind leaders like Mamata Banerjee in a 'secularism trap'No matter how Mamata Banerjee reacts to the riots in West Bengal, she risks being identified with one side of the communal divide.
Jul 05, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar says country's secular fabric in dangerOpposition's presidential nominee Meira Kumar on Wednesday said the country's secular fabric is in "danger", asserting that those in power should promote communal harmony and not "disrupt" it.
Jun 30, 2017
GST rollout: NCP to attend meet because it supported passage, says party leader Tariq AnwarThe Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday broke ranks with the opposition on GST, stating that it would attend the government's midnight launch of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime tonight
Jun 23, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Opposition appeals to 'secular forces' to support Meira KumarOpposition said that it would contest the 17 July presidential election based on ideology and appealed to all secular forces to support its nominee Meira Kumar
Jun 23, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Choosing Ram Nath Kovind, Meira Kumar shows BJP, Congress need caste to surviveIt is also, of course, a moment to reflect upon the social engineer of independent India, Ambedkar’s vision, as Ram Nath Kovind and Meira Kumar, from communities that have been oppressed historically by India, compete to be entrusted with the task of protecting its very constitution he helped draft.
Jun 21, 2017
Ex-Pakistan Chief Justice Jawwad Khawaja calls triple talaq 'invalid in Islam' and 'unacceptable'Former Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Jawwad S Khawaja has said that “triple talaq was... was not considered valid as per Islamic law.”
Jun 06, 2017
Bihar liquor ban: Manufacturers move SC over disposal of old stocks worth more than Rs 200 croreLiquor manufacturers from Bihar on Tuesday moved the Supreme Court seeking a clarification on its 29 May order granting time till 31 July to dispose of old stocks of alcoholic beverages worth more than Rs 200 crore outside the state.
Jun 02, 2017
Congress sticks to caste algebra, ignores voter chemistry in Karnataka: Is Rahul Gandhi set for political harakiri?Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's changes in the Karnataka unit, cosmetic at their best, not only attempt a fragile balancing act between castes but also reflect a policy of status quo-ism and a weak effort to keep up a pretence of unity
May 28, 2017
Oppn meet in Delhi could be beginning of united front against BJP: CPIReddy flayed the Modi government on the BJP's poll promise of creating two crore new jobs every year.