articles by Sanjay Singh

Politics

Kamal Nath's rejection of governor's call for confidence vote in MP Assembly based on specious reasoning

On Monday morning at 11 am, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath and Assembly Speaker NP Prajapati rejected Governor Lalji Tandon's directive to hold a vote of confidence on the floor of the Assembly

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'If we had talked with Jyotiraditya Scindia, compromise may have been possible': Congress' Rashid Alvi terms royal scion's exit 'damaging

Senior Congress leader Rashid Alvi speaks with Firstpost about Jyotiraditya Scindia's exit from Congress and what it means for the party

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NPR will be conducted in single format across India and all states bound to implement it, says BJP gen secy Bhupendra Yadav

Lawyer-turned-politician Bhupendra Yadav is a Rajya Sabha MP and among the most influential national general secretaries of the BJP

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'Who benefitted from Pulwama?': Rahul Gandhi should introspect on Delhi polls, slinging conspiracies won't revive Congress' fortunes

Rahul Gandhi should be mindful of the fact that even if the national mood changed in favour of Narendra Modi after the Pulwama attack, it was because the prime minister took the bold decisions of conducting surgical strike and airstrike inside Pakistan

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AAP wins Delhi election: It's time both Arvind Kejriwal and Narendra Modi worked together to make NCT world class city

Arvind Kejriwal went into the Delhi Assembly election with a perception of a changed man, a man who was focused on development, a man who prefers cooperation over conflict, now is the time to prove it

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Delhi Assembly Election Results: Arvind Kejriwal won by scaling back national ambitions, focussing on governance and casting himself as 'son of city'

After the parliamentary elections, Arvind Kejriwal realised his attacks on Modi were proving counterproductive to his prospects and immediately corrected course.

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Kejriwal slamming EC over 'delay', AAP raising EVM tampering fears aimed at saving face in case party falls short

AAP, making an accusation without any evidence, charged that EC is compromised and deliberately delayed announcing final voting percentage

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Arvind Kejriwal recites Hanuman Chalisa ahead of Delhi polls: CM's overt display of devotion a direct result of PM's Hindutva push

The question is why Arvind Kejriwal reinforced his identity — that of a devout Hindu who religiously goes to the Hunman temple and sings the Hanuman Chalisa — now.

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BJP's Delhi poll campaign song taps into anger against anti-CAA protests; those accusing it of spreading hate are being hypocritical

The protests at Shaheen Bagh are making the silent majority angrier by the day. The BJP's theme song is seeking to tap into that anger.

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Budget 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman reaches out to middle class and farmers, puts errant IT officials on notice

The concerns of an overwhelming number of people, particularly men and women from the underprivileged class, have been addressed by Nirmala Sitharaman's Budget speech.

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Yogi Adityanath's rallies near Shaheen Bagh likely to invigorate passions in Delhi, strengthen BJP's narrative against protesters

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath holding election rallies near Shaheen Bagh, the epicentre of ongoing anti-CAA sit-ins, could well be one of the biggest events in the last and final lap of the super-charged poll campaigning in the Delhi Assembly election

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Delhi Assembly polls: Politics over Shaheen Bagh protests and Manish Sisodia's support to agitators may hand BJP a possible lifeline

Although Kejriwal has been trying to keep the poll narrative away from the CAA and Shaheen Bagh, a recent statement by Sisodia has changed matters.

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Prashant Kishor's fingerprints on Arvind Kejriwal's 'guarantee card' gambit for Delhi polls; narrative is being crafted around AAP chief, here's why

The release of this "guarantee card" indicates that Arvind Kejriwal's strategists, ahead of the Delhi polls, have decided to focus on Brand Kejriwal rather than the AAP.

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JP Nadda appointed BJP president: Trusted Modi-Shah lieutenant and ace strategist takes over party reins at critical juncture

Nadda had faced the tough task of beating the arithmetic of the SP-BSP-RLD mahagathbandhan, and he ensured success for the BJP.