'Compared to other social groups, managing the Muslim constituency has always been easier for the secularists.''Just some symbolic measures and window-dressing would keep the Muslim flock together.''Having been betrayed by all the supposedly 'secular' political parties, Muslims should turn into citizens without any ascriptive identity marks,' says Mohammad Sajjad. IMAGE: A voter in Kairana, Uttar Pradesh, February 11, 2017. Photograph: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters Inside Kairana, the town that ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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'This is a watershed election in Indian politics.' 'For the first time, we are moving away from identity politics to aspirational politics.' Bharatiya Janata Party National Spokesperson Sudesh Verma, a former journalist, discusses the scale of the BJP's victory in Uttar Pradesh and the consequent changes in the political landscape with Rediff.com's Shobha Warrier Did the BJP expect to win more than 300 seats in UP? We were sure of victory in UP, but we never thought that the 2014 victory would ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
On the eve of the results to the five assembly elections, all political parties are confident of victory. Not that one would expect them to claim otherwise. “ We will get around 188 seats in the worst case scenario,” a spokesperson for the ...catchnews.com, 2 weeks ago
Uber Technologies Inc has asked a senior executive to leave the company for failing to disclose a sexual harassment allegation stemming from his tenure at Alphabet Inc's Google, an Uber spokeswoman said on Monday. The move comes as the ride services company ...Sify, 4 weeks ago Uber asks executive to resign for not disclosing sexual harassment allegation Sify, 4 weeks ago Uber asks senior executive Amit Singhal to resign Deccan Herald, 4 weeks ago
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar today expressed grave concern over receding water flow in river Ganga and highlighted the growing silt deposit due to Farakka barrage causing floods in the state every year. Kumar also raised concern over proposed ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
Hitting campaign trail in water scarce Bundelkhand, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday blamed the Samajwadi Party, the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress for backwardness of the region and promised to transform it like Kutch in Gujarat. Mineral-rich Bundelkhand, he said, can change the "fate" of Uttar Pradesh and satellites can help keep a check on illegal mining. "The SP and the BSP have ignored Bundelkhand over the years and these elections are crucial for Bundelkhand. It has to decide ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
In the grip of the deadly chitta, or heroin, addicts drop dead, in village after village in Punjab. And then there are those addicts and their families who are desperately searching for a solution to be weaned off the killer drug. There are all of 132 ...DNA, 1 month ago
How did a young girl with no formal education become one of India's most inspiring teachers and social reformers? Today's Google doodle on the search engine's homepage celebrates the birth anniversary of one of India's most inspiring women -- Savithribai Phule. Savitribai was born on January 3, 1831, in Maharashtra's Naigaon district. All her life she and her husband, Jyotiba Phule, fought social evils and discrimination towards women and children, even as she battled abuse and isolation ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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