Articles by Kashif Kakvi
Dec 06, 2018
Fake news by Hindi newspapers fuelled 1992 Bhopal riots, killed 139 in communal clashes following Babri Masjid demolitionIn 1992, following the demolition of Babri Masjid, fake news published by Hindi newspapers in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh fueled hatred among the communities, leading to one the first and worst riots in the 200-old history of the state capital
Nov 30, 2018
Madhya Pradesh elections: High turnout in Malwa, farmers' anger may mean bad news for BJP, say political expertsFarmers in Madhya Pradesh have been protesting over the failure of the Bhawantar Bhugtan Scheme and glitches in crop insurance, among other issues.
Sep 17, 2018
Madhya Pradesh sees 300% spike in fake currency since demonetisation, but officials deny link with note banIn the 20 months since demonetisation, the Madhya Pradesh Police has seized fake notes worth Rs 1.29 crore in both new and old currency notes.
Jul 07, 2018
In poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, BJP and Congress plan 2 lakh WhatsApp groups to reach out to voters, mobilise supportThe upcoming Assembly Election in Madhya Pradesh is likely to be fought on social media as BJP and Congress have planned to expand their social media teams by hiring more than 1.5 lakh social media experts, and create two lakh WhatsApp groups to reach out to voters
Jun 26, 2018
Bhopal jailbreak: Inquiry report clears MP cops over SIMI men's encounter, but leaves many questions unansweredThe inquiry report on the SIMI encounter after the Bhopal jailbreak held that the use of force was "quite inevitable and quite reasonable".