Firstpost Editor's Picks: Kanwariyas in UP, Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat, Ashes 2019; today's must-read stories
Editor's Picks: Special treatment to Kanwariyas in UP, Narendra Modi's Mann Ki Baat address, Alan Moore bids adieu to comic books; today's must-read stories.
The undiluted love and respect of the Uttar Pradesh government and the state administration for the saffron colour is known to everyone. But the respect has turned into blind devotion in one instance, as one of the top cops from the state was seen giving a foot massage to a kanwariya.
During his monthly 'Mann Ki Baat' address, Prime Minister Narendra Modi cited the 'Back to village' programme in Jammu and Kashmir and said that those spreading hate and obstructing development in the state "will never succeed".
I’m no sadist — I just hate it when people decide to ruin a good thing by taking it a tad too far. Was there really the need of a second season of Big Little Lies when the HBO show had wrapped it all up so beautifully in the first?
Over a career in comics that has spanned a little over four decades, Moore became one of the most renowned and celebrated writers of his time, credited with a number of critically acclaimed original works as well as reimaginings of existing characters that helped revive their flagging popularity.
The best cricketers to have played for England or Australia have a match-winning performance in the Ashes. Those performances at the hallowed altar of cricket were the most they could do for their team when it all mattered the most.
On 7 October 2001, he was sworn in as Gujarat chief minister for the first time
From changing half dozen vehicles to dodging police, RLD leader Jayant Chaudhary's journey to Lakhimpur Kheri
Chaudhary was the first politician to have met the family of a slain farmer in a village in Lakhimpur on 4 October
Ashish was arrested after his replies on the above four counts failed to hold up to basic scrutiny or provide him a watertight alibi in the case. The police also said he was being un-cooperative in the investigation