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Of havans and dogs

Of havans and dogs

Sanjaya Baru's book is making waves and how! Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Sanjaya Baru's book The Accidental Prime Minister tells the extraordinary story of how Sonia Gandhi functioned as the 'super boss', relegating Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the second spot. Dr Singh's media adviser for his first term, Dr Baru's account is full of gossip. Dr Baru would cheer up Dr Singh, pointing at L K Advani's apparent attempts to unseat the prime minister by holding a havan, something the ..., 1 day ago

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Congress's 'secular' game in Varanasi

Was Ajay Rai put up just to hobble Kejriwal in Varanasi? Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ What took the Congress so much time to finalise its candidate for Varanasi against Narendra Modi? Apparently, Congress managers were wary of the Aam Aadmi Party and its leader Arvind Kejriwal stealing a march over the party in the country's most watched Lok Sabha contest. Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi reportedly got wind of the Muslim clergy's move to prevail upon the feared Mukhtar Ansari -- the ...
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All tied up in Amritsar

Another holy town is witnessing an intense contest. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ The Narendra Modi versus Arvind Kejriwal contest in Varanasi can wait. Amritsar, another holy town, is witnessing an intense battle of supremacy between Arun Jaitley and Captain Amarinder Singh. Jaitley's campaign diary is aimed at tying the former maharaja of Patiala up in knots. But the former Indian Army captain has a public relations company, Communicators India, which issues crisp and structured press ...
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Varun's grin has BJP leaders livid

Is the other Nehru ashamed to flaunt his BJP colours? Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Varun Gandhi is astute. In 2009, the Bharatiya Janata Party politician won the Pilibhit Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh even before campaigning began, by making controversial communal remarks that sharply polarised voters. This time round, Varun, in the fray from Sultanpur, wants to invoke his family legacy. Varun, for folks who may not know, is Indira Gandhi's grandson, the only child of her younger son ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago Why Smriti Irani complained against Varun Gandhi  Rediff.com1 week ago

Nagma wary of Meerut's embrace

The actress has had more than one encounter of the close kind. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Actress Nagma is fighting on many fronts in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, it seems. On one hand, the Congress nominee faces a stiff electoral challenge from the BJP, Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party, that demands she throw everything into her campaign. On the other hand, she is also having issues with the town's 'touchy-feely' crowds, which is forcing her to be on guard continuously. There ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Why Jaitley doesn't want Ahluwalia

All are welcome to campaign for the BJP candidate in Amritsar, except one. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ Pitted against the former maharaja of Patiala, Captain Amarinder Singh, in Amritsar, BJP candidate Arun Jaitley is looking for support from all quarters. But not from S S Ahluwalia, Jaitley's party colleague, it seems. When SS expressed a desire to campaign for the Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Jaitley declined, politely, of course. SS won't give up so easily. He ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Assam Congress sends SOS for Dr Singh  Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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Kiran Uttam Ghosh Raakesh Agarvwal WIFW shows dreamy divas and the dominatrix

The third showcase of Day1 Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week saw creations by designers Kiran Uttam Ghosh and Raakesh Agarvwal Muted tones rose golds and layering stood out at Ghoshs show while Agarvwals collection seemed to be a dominatrix leather and ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Kiran Uttam Ghosh's new line on paisley prints  Times of India3 weeks ago

Meet Mrs Dev Verman, Gulkirat Kaur Panag, 'Salim'

A candidate's name may well hold the key to electoral success, it seems. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ What's in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet. The Bard's observation, it seems, has much relevance in Indian politics. In the midst of the election campaign, we find that Moon Moon Sen has become Mrs Dev Verman. The actress, who is contesting the Bankura seat in Bengal as a Trinamool Congress nominee, has reasons to opt for her married name.
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

How Salman Khurshid is beating the election heat

Will the external affairs minister's foreign travels end up affecting his chances at the hustings? Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid's supporters are having a tough time in Farrukhabad in the minister's absence. Khurshid is away at The Hague, attending the Nuclear Security Summit. For Khurshid, attendance at the summit is part of his 'national duty', given that 'non-State actors' pose a serious threat to nuclear security. Khurshid is locked in a ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Behind Paresh Rawal's rise is the wife

How Swaroop Sampat paved the way for her hubby in the BJP. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/ That actor Paresh Rawal is a rising star in the BJP due to his proximity to Narendra Modi, is well-known. What isn't known is that Rawal owes Modi's ascent to his wife, Swaroop Sampat, Miss India 1979 and star of the endearing 1980s telly sitcom, Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi. Swaroop, who has a PhD in education, wanted to be part of the central government's teaching initiative and volunteered to work in rural ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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