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5 aphrodisiac food recipes that'll set the mood on Valentine's Day
Health

5 aphrodisiac food recipes that'll set the mood on Valentine's Day

It’s very important to remember that some popular ingredients that you think of as aphrodisiacs, actually aren’t.

Yogi Adityanath's office hits back at Priyanka Gandhi, says Uttar Pradesh CM wore saffron clothes for 'public service'
Politics

Yogi Adityanath's office hits back at Priyanka Gandhi, says Uttar Pradesh CM wore saffron clothes for 'public service'

Hours after Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi commented on saffron clothes of UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath, the latter's office hit back, asserting that he wore saffron robe for 'public service after sacrificing everything'

Prashant Kishor has largely faltered without 'wave' on his side, faces uphill task as Mamata's poll strategist in Bengal
Politics

Prashant Kishor has largely faltered without 'wave' on his side, faces uphill task as Mamata's poll strategist in Bengal

If Mamata Banerjee manages to retain power in West Bengal in the 2021 Assembly polls, Prashant Kishor would surely hog the limelight again claiming to be the differentiator who stopped the Modi-Shah juggernaut, but if he fails, the moniker of a fair-weather strategist will stick to his name for a long time to come

In Thiruvananthapuram, BJP banks on Sabarimala factor, support from Nairs, Brahmins to defeat Shashi Tharoor
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In Thiruvananthapuram, BJP banks on Sabarimala factor, support from Nairs, Brahmins to defeat Shashi Tharoor

BJP commands the loyalty of a section of Nair and Brahmin voters in Thiruvananthapuram, and it must ensure the lion's share of their voters if it wants to win the Lok Sabha seat in Kerala

Ram Mandir dispute: Saffron posters dot roads to Ayodhya as Hindu groups gear up for showdown on 25 November
India

Ram Mandir dispute: Saffron posters dot roads to Ayodhya as Hindu groups gear up for showdown on 25 November

With VHP, RSS, Bajrang Dal and Shiv Sena aligning themselves for the grand meet at Ayodhya on 25 November, the walls of cities and districts in and around Ayodhya are plastered with saffron-coloured posters, saying, “Chalo Ayodhya (Let's go to Ayodhya)” with an image of Lord Rama in a war mode

SC verdict on Section 377 won't end fight against inequality; love is as much about caste, class and religious struggle
India

SC verdict on Section 377 won't end fight against inequality; love is as much about caste, class and religious struggle

The years-long fight against Section 377 talks deeply about caste-class networking among lawyers, who while choosing to be in opposition to Hadiya, or rape law reforms, still get to claim their solidarity for queer love

Hanumangarh, Rajasthan: A journey into the Hindutva heartland
Firstpost Ground Report

Hanumangarh, Rajasthan: A journey into the Hindutva heartland

Bajrang Dal training camps in Hanumangarh: A journey into the Hindutva heartland

By worshipping Nathuram Godse and with new political goals, Hindu Mahasabha trying to claim position of India’s main Hindu party
Politics

By worshipping Nathuram Godse and with new political goals, Hindu Mahasabha trying to claim position of India’s main Hindu party

On Mahatma Gandhi's 70th death anniversary, Firstpost reports from the Hindu Mahasabha office in Gwalior, where a statue of his killer, Nathuram Godse, was installed.

After Uttar Pradesh Haj office and Lal Bahadur Shastri Bhawan, police station in Lucknow gets painted saffron
India

After Uttar Pradesh Haj office and Lal Bahadur Shastri Bhawan, police station in Lucknow gets painted saffron

The colour saffron appears to be gradually spreading across Uttar Pradesh, with parts of a nearly 80-year-old police station in the state capital being given a splash of the colour, days after the Haj office here was painted saffron

Kashmir's saffron harvest sees sharp decline
long-reads

Kashmir's saffron harvest sees sharp decline

Dry spells and improper implementation of government schemes could sound the death knell for the glory days of saffron cultivation in the Kashmir valley | #FWeekend

Yogi Adityanath's office in UP to get a saffron hue; Opposition slams move to 'saffronise' official building
India

Yogi Adityanath's office in UP to get a saffron hue; Opposition slams move to 'saffronise' official building

The office of the saffron-robed UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath in the state capital is now getting a touch of saffron.

Painting UP saffron: Yogi Adityanath flags off saffron buses, continues imprinting BJP colour in state
India

Painting UP saffron: Yogi Adityanath flags off saffron buses, continues imprinting BJP colour in state

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh flagged off saffron-coloured buses in the state.

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray slams Ajit Pawar over 'two-mouthed earthworm' jibe
Politics

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray slams Ajit Pawar over 'two-mouthed earthworm' jibe

Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday hit back at the senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar for terming the Shiv Sena as an "earthworm", saying the latter is actually the best friend of farmers

Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh is reflecting a bright saffron colour
Politics

Yogi Adityanath's Uttar Pradesh is reflecting a bright saffron colour

In Uttar Pradesh, every change in government inevitably comes with a change in — well, colour. And in 'Yogi Raj' the colour is assertively saffron: From jackets, saris and turbans to upholstery, towels and even microphone wires wrapped in saffron cloth.

UK seagull turns poster bird for Indian food after falling into vat of chicken tikka masala
World

UK seagull turns poster bird for Indian food after falling into vat of chicken tikka masala

A seagull in Gloucesteshire, United Kingdom, recently got himself an image makeover after he fell into a vat of chicken tikka masala

Uddhav growls at BJP at Dusshera rally, says 'we are still tigers, you have become lambs'
Politics

Uddhav growls at BJP at Dusshera rally, says 'we are still tigers, you have become lambs'

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today struck an uncharacteristically aggressive posture against the BJP, his party's coalition partner in Maharashtra.

AAP takes on BJP over changing colour of Delhi footpath stripes to saffron
Politics

AAP takes on BJP over changing colour of Delhi footpath stripes to saffron

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday attacked the BJP and NDMC for changing the colour of footpath stripes to 'saffron' and accused the party of playing with people's lives.

Kaun banega mukhya mantri: After BJP’s victory in Haryana election, CM pick will be key
Politics

Kaun banega mukhya mantri: After BJP’s victory in Haryana election, CM pick will be key

The big question that is now staring BJP in the face is the choice of a Chief Minister, will Venkaiah Naidu go with the safe alternative of selecting a Jat face or take the risk of a non Jat Chief Minister.

Haryana election result: It's official, glitzy Gurgaon is now the new saffron heartland
Politics

Haryana election result: It's official, glitzy Gurgaon is now the new saffron heartland

With the latest victory in the assembly election, it is now evident that Gurgaon is an important stronghold for the BJP.

J&K floods: Ailing saffron industry takes a Rs 700-crore hit
India

J&K floods: Ailing saffron industry takes a Rs 700-crore hit

Saffron farmers in Kashmir still use traditional method of processing, after plucking the flowers, its stigmas are separated by family labour, and then sun dried.