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Oct 17, 2018
Sabarimala protests: People from weak sections of society being manipulated to spread violence, says Dalit activistSasidharan talks about the violent right wing mob protests at Nilakkal and Pamba in the name of protecting Sabarimala.
Sep 27, 2018
Manvendra Singh, Sheo MLA who quit BJP, says saffron party 'has no chance of winning' in Rajasthan pollsManvendra Singh, son of BJP stalwart Jaswant Singh, and legislator from Sheo Assembly segment in Barmer, Rajasthan, broke his association with the BJP.
Sep 09, 2018
Assam NRC Coordinator Prateek Hajela under fire from ruling parties, Opposition for his suggestion to Supreme CourtThe apex court on 5 September had deferred till further orders the commencement of the process of receiving claims and objections for the National Register of Citizens (NRC)
Aug 07, 2018
One way to remove irritants from India-US relationship is to get rid of tariffs: USISPF CEO and president Mukesh AghiThe US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) is an organisation that for years has played an important role in creating a strong strategic partnership between the two countries
Jul 31, 2018
A lawyer for Lord Ayyappa: Advocate Sai Deepak turns heads in SC arguing for Sabarimala deity's right to celibacyDuring the Supreme Court hearing on the Sabarimala case, advocate J Sai Deepak argued that the temple has asserted its rights, women have asserted their rights, but no one had asserted the rights of the deity inside the temple.
Jul 30, 2018
Assam NRC final draft: State coordinator Prateek Hajela on way ahead, technicalities to identify 'foreigners'Assam NRC coordinator Prateek Hajela spoke on the next steps following the release of the draft and the technicalities behind calling someone a 'foreigner'.
Jul 15, 2018
Ali Khan Mahmudabad on the making of North Indian Muslim identity via poetry, politics, religionMahmudabad spoke to Firstpost about the impact of literature and poetry on shaping political identity and the role of Muslim identity in Indian politics.
Jun 29, 2018
Indian Army's surgical strikes had physical, psychological impact on Pakistan, says ops in-charge Deependra HoodaDeependra Singh Hooda, former Northern Army Commander who was in-charge of surgical strikes talked about the op, ceasefire violations & the Kashmir problem.
Jun 25, 2018
BJP-PDP alliance doomed from start, Kashmir voters will support NC next time: Shehla Rashid tells FirstpostShehla Rashid Shora, former vice-president of JNU Students' Union with roots in Kashmir, recently spoke about the ongoing crisis in the state and its widespread implications
Jun 13, 2018
Lateral recruitment to civil services is a 'very wrong move', says ex-home secretary Madhav GodboleShishir Tripathi spoke to Madhav Godbole, who has served as Union Home Secretary and has authored a widely acclaimed book on governance and civil services titled Good Governance: Never on India's Radar