articles by Rahul Satija

India

'No doubt it was a vacation, every officer knew that': Navy veterans backing Modi's claim on Rajiv's use of INS Viraat tell Firstpost

Firstpost spoke to former navy Commander VK Jaitly and former Lieutenant Commander Harinder Sikka, who appeared on television channels and backed Narendra Modi's claim

India

Only three castes may apply to join the President's Bodyguard, but army still alleges there's no caste bias

Gaurav Yadav, a resident of Rewari in Haryana, has moved the Delhi High Court challenging the recruitment process of the President's Body Guard (PBG)

Politics

JNUSU polls conclude peacefully; highest voter turnout in five years, NSUI, ABVP top contenders

In comparison to the Delhi University Student Elections (DUSU), JNUSU elections were conducted in a more peaceful manner.

Business

It’s no mystery why banks have little appeal to the urban poor: They serve no purpose

Banking system is incomprehensible and quite inaccessible for many of the urban poor. The most important service they need from banks is money- transfer