In the dangal of UP politics, much as Muzaffarnagar wants to leave its past, the shadows are never far behind.Rediff.com's Archana Masih visits the offices of political parties, shops and people's homes in Muzaffarnagar and Kawal to discover that even if the political parties don't want to, its people want to drop the suffix 'riots' from Muzaffarnagar.Photographs: Seema Pant IMAGE: Bharatiya Janata Party workers in the BJP's poll office in Muzaffarnagar. "Kawal ke babaal ne Modi ka future hi ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'Unki planning dekh kar unki side hua hoon.''Aur jab bhi koi gandi naali saaf karega toh badbu toh ek baar uthegi hee.''Priyanka nahi aayegi toh Congress ki lutiya doob jayegi.' The best analysis of politics does not come out of air conditioned newsrooms, but from the voices on India's streets. Rakesh Kumar Singhal -- once an army jawan, then an ONGC employee -- came out of retirement to rent a tea shop opposite a forest on the outskirts of Dehradun. With his sons well settled and wife working ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
'Salman Khan means a lot to me, he holds a lot of importance in my life. Whatever he says is the final word, even in my personal life.' 'He recommended me to his producers as well as other producers. He told me whom to meet, who is right, who is wrong... He tells me not to be satisfied, one must have that restlessness and hunger to do more work.' Jumme Ki Raat singer Palak Muchhal tells us how she found fame. IMAGE: Palak listens to the questions patiently with a smile.Rediff.com, 2 months ago
Where would Hindi cinema and we the audience be without these huge talents over the last several decades, who simply made it a habit to take risks and (mostly) introduce fresh faces or give strugglers their designer breakthroughs? Sajid Nadiadwala recently ...Bollywood Hungama, 2 months ago
Narendra Modi is set to address a huge political rally in Lucknow in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh on Monday, January 2.The PM is expected to make some big announcements at the rally, his first after the 50-day deadline on demonetisation curbs expires.Utkarsh Mishra imagines what Modi will say at the rally, dubbed as Lucknow's 'biggest ever.'Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Mere bhaiyon, beheno Sabse pehle to main apne dono haath jod kar aapka dhanyavaad karta hoon, aapko pranaam karta hoon ki ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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