No-confidence motion: Partners, workers and a little Gandhigiri

The no-confidence motion brought against the Modi government came to an end as expected. The number of votes polled in favor of the NDA i.e. against the motion of no confidence was 325. However, this figure could have been slightly better if the NDA ally Shiv Sena had voted in favor. But he decided to … Read more No-confidence motion: Partners, workers and a little Gandhigiri

Rahul Gandhi was ‘Geeta’ yesterday in the ‘Dangal’ of Parliament

Remember the first Dangal of Dangal movie? When Geeta Phogat first landed in the arena to fight a riot between the boys. Before the riots, the audience was making fun of Geeta, discussing among themselves how many seconds the girl would last, and speculating that she would definitely choose a weaker opponent for the riot. … Read more Rahul Gandhi was ‘Geeta’ yesterday in the ‘Dangal’ of Parliament

Casting: Contact, Contest, Couch and Compromise

Case One: In 2015, some old pictures of famous 20th century director AR Kardar’s office suddenly went viral. Everyone took a lot of chatter and linked it to the ‘casting couch’. The truth was that in 1951, Kardar was choosing two girls for his new film, Dil-e-Nadan. Peace Kanwal and Chand Usmani were finally selected … Read more Casting: Contact, Contest, Couch and Compromise

Government havoc broken in rain, 102 Mahadalit family on road

On 30 June, Sita Devi (25) gave birth to a son. Husband Ranjit Saday (28) returned home after paying wages and spent all the money on the necessities of wife and children. Preparations for the child’s sixth in the house were going on. On 2 July, about 10 bulldozers and more than 500 policemen reached … Read more Government havoc broken in rain, 102 Mahadalit family on road

Alwar lynching: Here police and guards drink water of same ghat

Newslaundry investigated all the circumstances related to Rakbar Khan’s death. In this, questions are raised about the role of the police at every turn. There are many such questions to which the Alwar police have no answers. “You have a lot of questions. Once the murder investigation starts in the court, we will answer all … Read more Alwar lynching: Here police and guards drink water of same ghat

NL Exclusive: Not one of Bihar’s 15 institutions is exploiting children

A few months ago, at the initiative of the Bihar government, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS or TIS) conducted a social audit of the children’s homes in Bihar. Tiss’s ‘try’ unit had roamed the 38 districts of Bihar and submitted an audit report of about 110 childhouses to the Social Welfare Department on … Read more NL Exclusive: Not one of Bihar’s 15 institutions is exploiting children

Kal Vishwa Kahega Sara, songs before Neeraj had everything, love was not

I had made many objectionable revelations on him during his life, and for this reason he sent me a message of reprimand but never spoiled my mind. Actually Gopaldas Neeraj’s rating in Hindi was minimal. There were many reasons for this. The first thing is that he did not let anyone stay on the stage. … Read more Kal Vishwa Kahega Sara, songs before Neeraj had everything, love was not

Complete Story of ABP News

On Friday, August 2, ABP News’ show Master Stroke aired without interruption. For the past few months, the frequency of the channel being disturbed at prime time has improved. Another difference was that Ankra Chitra Tripathi replaced Punya Prasun Bajpai. The news about Bajpai’s resignation came from the channel on the evening of Thursday, 1 … Read more Complete Story of ABP News

Rafael Deal: Did the Prime Minister change the deal unilaterally without taking anyone into confidence?

Questions are being tightened on the Narendra Modi government regarding the alleged scam in the purchase of Rafale fighter aircraft. Now not only the opposition is questioning, but the rebel leaders of BJP and ministers in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, Yashwant Sinha and Arun Shourie have also asked some questions regarding the purchase of … Read more Rafael Deal: Did the Prime Minister change the deal unilaterally without taking anyone into confidence?

Souvenirs: Who is the Prime Minister, me or George?

I consider myself extremely lucky that I got an opportunity to interview four times with former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Before discussing my first interview with Atalji, let me take you to the city of Lord Bholenath. Vajpayee was the Prime Minister of the country at that time, and I used to work for … Read more Souvenirs: Who is the Prime Minister, me or George?