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Akhilesh’s Strategy: Wean Back Most Backward Castes From BJP, But Will That Be Easy?

Oct 21, 2021 Vikas Pathak

Observers feel that the smaller OBC castes, which were earlier with SP in significant numbers and shifted to the BSP to a reasonable extent in 2007, gradually shifted to the BJP over the last seven years.

Farooq Abdullah Accuses BJP Of Spreading ‘Hate’ In Jammu For UP Elections

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The sitting Parliamentarian from Srinagar constituency and NC president Farooq Abdullah accused BJP of spreading ‘hate’ in Jammu in order to win the upcoming UP Assembly elections.


Kirron Kher On Her Ongoing Cancer Treatment: 'It's Something I Had To Accept'

The 69-year--old said she has been trying to work, alongside her treatment.

Mehbooba Mufti Targets Centre Again, Says ‘Muscular Policy’ Used In J&K For ‘Political Dividends’

Oct 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The former J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said the Centre is ‘outraged only in cases where hate politics can be lapped up to polarise people’.


Congress Working Committee Meeting On October 16

The Congress general secretary KC Venugopal said the party will hold deliberations over country’s political situation and organisational elections.

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08 October, 2021

In Cornering Congress Over ‘Dynastic Politics’, BJP Wrecking Its Ship In Himachal By-Polls

Ashwani Sharma

BJP wants to corner the Congress in Mandi where Pratibha singh, former CM Virbhadra Singh but dumped Chetan Bragta in Jubbal Kotkhai for assembly bypoll.


08 October, 2021

Civilian Attacks Aimed At Creating Communal Wedge, Minority Communities Should Not Allow 90’s Repetition: Omar Abdullah

Outlook Web Desk

The former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said it is ‘no time for politics’ but make people understand where the failure lies.


06 October, 2021

Famous Political Cartoonist C J Yesudasan Dies Of Covid-19

Outlook Web Desk

Famous for his political cartoons, C J Yesudasan received the best cartoonist award from the Kerala government several times.


15 September, 2021

BJP Corners Congress Govt In Rajasthan Assembly, Demands White Paper On Unemployment

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP, the opposition party in Rajasthan cornered the Congress government over the issue of unemployment in the state. It Also raised questions on Rajasthan Public Service Commission's selection process.


14 September, 2021

PM Modi Lays Foundation Stone For Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh University In Aligarh, Praises Yogi Govt In UP

Outlook Web Desk

Before 2017, governance in Uttar Pradesh was in hands of 'goondas' and 'mafias', but today such elements are behind bars, the Prime Minister said. Jat Figure Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh was a freedom fighter, educationist and a social reformer. Naming the university after him is met with controversy as political overtones dominate.


24 August, 2021

Union Minister Anurag Thakur Concludes Five-day-long Jan Ashirwad Yatra

Outlook Bureau

Thakur has covered over 600-km during his five-day yatra during which around 90 events have been organised in the state.


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22 August, 2021

Raksha Bandhan: Five Power Siblings In Indian Political History

Outlook Web Bureau

Some relations go beyond the usual travails of politics - that between brothers and sisters.


19 July, 2021

The Missing Middle: Note Banks Vs Vote Banks

Sachin Shridhar

The Political Parties do not see the Middle classes as an electorally decisive force and hence a silent indifference to it.


04 July, 2021

Saina Nehwal Congratulates BJP For Win In UP Polls, Taunted As 'Sarkaari' Shuttler

PTI

The Olympic bronze medallist had joined BJP ahead of the Delhi elections in 2020. She has not qualified for Tokyo 2020


16 June, 2021

Chirag Paswan May Go With Tejashwi Yadav If BJP Does Not Bail Him Out

Giridhar Jha

Even though Ram Vilas Paswan and Lalu Prasad Yadav fought with each other for a brief while for the railway portfolio in the UPA government, they otherwise shared a great rapport over the years.


15 June, 2021

Not Easy For Chacha To Snatch Paswan’s Legacy From Chirag

Giridhar Jha

The way LJP leader Pashupati Kumar Paras has dislodged Chirag Paswan, it is unlikely to endear him to the Dalit voters, who account for more than 15% of Bihar’s electorate


14 June, 2021

Bihar's Family Man, Ram Vilas Paswan's Party Splits, As Uncle Stages Coup Against Chirag

Giridhar Jha

Party MP Pashupati Kumar Paras, the younger brother of late Ram Vilas Paswan has led a revolt and ‘taken over’ the Lok Janshakti Party, leaving party president Chirag Paswan high and dry.


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03 June, 2021

Naveen Patnaik: Master Strategist Who Turns Crisis Into An Opportunity

Sandeep Sahu

Thinking out of the box, and of course, knowing what would bring laurels for him, has been a notable trait of Naveen Patnaik.


Photo Gallery

Cricket fans cheer for Team India ahead of the India vs Pakistan ICC Men's T20 World Cup match in Dubai, while organising a 'yagya' for the victory of Team India, at Ganesh Nagar in East Delhi.

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A cricket fan cheers for team India ahead of the India vs Pakistan ICC Men's T20 World Cup match in Dubai, while organising a 'yagya' for the victory of Team India, at Ganesh Nagar in East Delhi.

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Union Home Minister Amit Shah lays foundation of IIT-Jammu.

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Buddhist monks offer prayers under the sacred Bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya.

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BJP National General Secretary CT Ravi delivers speech after listening the prime minister of India Narendra Modi's Maan Ki Baat in Guwahati.

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