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Bharat Ratna award: In proud Gwalior, Vajpayee evokes fond memories

Dec 25, 2014

Bharat Ratna award: In proud Gwalior, Vajpayee evokes fond memories

After watching the news of Vajpayee being conferred with Bharat Ratna, the residents of Kamal Singh ka Bagh at Shinde ki Chawni locality in Gwalior are visibly upbeat. #Atal Bihari Vajpayee #VeryCloseUp #bharat ratna #Gwalior #Vajpayee #Vajpayee birth place
Photos: For Delhi's homeless, braving the winter is a daily struggle

Dec 24, 2014

Photos: For Delhi's homeless, braving the winter is a daily struggle

As temperature plunges to bone-chilling levels in the national capital, lakhs of homeless people are forced to take shelter on footpaths, under flyovers. #Delhi #VeryCloseUp #ImagesOfTheDay #Delhi winter #Homeless #Winters #Homeless Shelter #Delhi in Winter
AIIMS to ISBT: For Delhi's homeless, there's no respite from the harsh winter

Dec 24, 2014

AIIMS to ISBT: For Delhi's homeless, there's no respite from the harsh winter

As temperature plunges to bone-chilling levels in Delhi, the government claims to have provided enough shelters for the homeless. Firstpost did a reality check and found that for the homeless Delhi winter remains a terrible time. #Delhi #VeryCloseUp #Delhi winter #Homeless #Winters #Homeless Shelter #Delhi in Winter
It was incredibly eye-opening, says Kal Penn on his Bhopal movie

Dec 08, 2014

It was incredibly eye-opening, says Kal Penn on his Bhopal movie

Kal Penn spoke to Firstpost and replied to e-mailed questions on this film, his career and how he learnt to be an Indian for his role in Bhopal #VeryCloseUp #Ravi Kumar #Kal Penn #Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain
Sheila Dikshit interview: Modi won due to 'verbosity' and now he speaks too much

Dec 06, 2014

Sheila Dikshit interview: Modi won due to 'verbosity' and now he speaks too much

Even though she doesnt want to be a part of electoral politics, Sheila Dikshit tells us why Congress ideology remains relevant even today and why it will survive the test of time. She opens up about the Congress, politics and her future plans to Firstpost. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Sheila Dikshit #Narendra Modi #Delhi #Arvind Kejriwal #VeryCloseUp #AAP
Education or RSS agenda, what will BJP choose, asks AAP's Yogendra Yadav

Nov 18, 2014

Education or RSS agenda, what will BJP choose, asks AAP's Yogendra Yadav

senior AAP leader, Yogendra Yadav spoke to Firstpost in an exclusive interview. Here are edited excerpts: #BJP #VeryCloseUp #Smriti Irani #RSS #Yogendra Yadav #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Delhi assembly elections #HRD
Death for Nithari killer Koli Why Meerut jail's hangman calls it a noble job

Oct 29, 2014

Death for Nithari killer Koli Why Meerut jail's hangman calls it a noble job

Long wait is over for Pawan Kumar as the hangman is set to get his first assignment after SC rejected the plea of Surinder Koli, infamous Nithari killer. #Supreme Court #Capital punishment #Death sentence #VeryCloseUp #Nithari #Surinder Koli #Nithari Killer #Hangman #Executioner
Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena govt in Maharashtra Praful Patel alleges there were rumours

Oct 20, 2014

Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena govt in Maharashtra Praful Patel alleges there were rumours

In an interview, NCP leader Praful Patel tells NDTV why party decided to extend unconditional support to BJP after the Maharashtra poll results were out. #India #Narendra Modi #Uddhav Thackeray #VeryCloseUp #Shiv Sena #Praful Patel #Nationalist Congress Party #Maharashtra government #Maharashtra Assembly Election 2014
Hope Nobel Peace Prize will bring India, Pak closer Kailash Satyarthi

Oct 11, 2014

Hope Nobel Peace Prize will bring India, Pak closer Kailash Satyarthi

For the Nobel Peace Prize winner who quit a bright career to take up the cudgels for Indias underprivileged children and endured several physical attacks in the relentless pursuit of his cause, it has been a long, difficult journey indeed. #India #VeryCloseUp #Nobel Peace Prize #Child Labour #Malala Yousafzai #Child Rights #Bachpan Bachao Andolan #Kailash Satyarthi
In praise of Hemu Medieval king reveals true intent of Hindutva history

Oct 10, 2014

In praise of Hemu Medieval king reveals true intent of Hindutva history

Subramanian Swamy in his nakedly communal speech says it was due to the struggle of people like Hemu that Muslims and Christians failed to convert 80 percent of Hindus. #Subramanian Swamy #Hindutva #VeryCloseUp #Nehru #VHP #Xenophobia #Akhil Bhartiya Itihas Sankalan Yojan #Vinayakrao Deshpande #Hemu #Indian history