Articles by Debobrat Ghose
Apr 25, 2018
Experts warn of strong Maoist retaliation after massive setback in Gadchiroli; huge cache of ammo found in Chattisgarh's KankerAccording to Chhattisgarh police, the ammunition was recovered after an encounter between the Maoists and security forces in the deep forests of Kanker on 23 April, in which a jawan of the Border Security Force (BSF) got severely injured.
Apr 24, 2018
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh attempts comeback with Ekta Yatra ahead of Madhya Pradesh pollsWhile the Congress hasn’t yet finalised its chief ministerial nominee for Madhya Pradesh, it remains to be seen how far Digvijaya Singh succeeds in winning back the confidence of the people.
Apr 20, 2018
CJI impeachment: Rift within Congress, lack of Opposition unity means motion is a political gimmick doomed-to-failCongress, Opposition's CJI impeachment motion is a doomed-to-fail process undertaken in a bid to grab headlines, that is bound to end up in embarrassment.
Apr 16, 2018
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore interview: Sports can't be anyone's fiefdom, we need an ecosystem to nurture raw talentRajyavardhan Singh Rathore on Commonwealth Games success, future of Indian sports, fake news, BJP's electoral chances and more.
Mar 27, 2018
Government launches skill development programme in 6 states for speedy electrification of all households under Saubhagya YojnaOn Tuesday, in line with the prime minister's announcement, the Power and Skill Development ministries joined hands to launch a skill development programme in New Delhi to speed up the implementation of the Saubhagya Yojna, the Modi government's flagship universal household electrification programme.
Mar 26, 2018
As Mamata Banerjee explores possibilities of federal front, implications for Congress remain unclearWest Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee will meet non-BJP, non-Congress leaders in New Delhi on 27 March. The role of the Congress is at present unclear.
Mar 19, 2018
Kangana Ranaut’s admiration for Narendra Modi mustn't be misconstrued as her intention to eventually enter politicsWith a dollop of humour, Kangana Ranaut defended politics at the Rising India Summit, and about her joining it, she said, “Politics is a wonderful field. It’s so misunderstood."
Mar 05, 2018
Congress leads Opposition charge over PNB scam as second phase of Budget Session begins on stormy noteA toothless Congress tried its best to bite the Narendra Modi-led NDA government hard inside the Parliament on Monday. Other Opposition parties also staged vociferous protests.
Mar 01, 2018
Madhya Pradesh bypolls: Jyotiraditya Scindia emerges as Congress' hope, as Shivraj misreads farmers' angerThe Kolaras and Mungaoli bypolls in Madhya Pradesh may have helped Congress find a young Turk in Guna MP Jyotiraditya Scindia, who spearheaded the party’s election campaign against BJP
Feb 28, 2018
Madhya Pradesh Congress in-charge Deepak Babaria suggests leaders aged 60 and above should make way for younger generationCongress general secretary and the party's Madhya Pradesh in-charge, Deepak Babaria, has created a flutter within the party by suggesting an age ceiling and application fee for candidates be put in place ahead of Assembly elections in the state