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India

All-party meet: Mamata extends support to govt; RJD, AAP not invited

The purpose of this all-party meeting, a source in the government said, was also to project to the world ‘an image of unity in the nation’

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India

Waris Pathan exposes faultlines in Hindu community

While Waris Pathan’s comment was met with customary rebuke by ‘moderate’ Muslims, some Hindu reactionaries critiqued him and some slammed BJP

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India

Sharad Yadav disowns elusive third front, cosies up to Tejashwi

JR Manjhi, U Kushwaha, Sharad Yadav and Mukesh Sahni had a separate, secret meeting in Patna before today’s development for a third front

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India

After the outbreak, the epidemic: Anti-CAA protest inflicts India

Several places in Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Delhi erupted in the name of anti-CAA protests on 20 December

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India

Rabri Devi accused of domestic violence by daughter-in-law

Aishwarya said that a security worker snatched her mobile phone device at the behest of Rabri Devi to erase evidence of domestic violence and then threw all her belongings out of the house

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India

RJD presidential poll: Lalu’s Jailhouse Rock

As in the song written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, the dramatis personae in this farcical election in RJD were part real, part joke

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India

Yadav family feud wasn’t over election alone, video suggests

It wasn’t merely election nominations that the Yadav brothers were fighting over; Rabri Devi and Misa Bharti have no love lost for Aishwarya

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Elections

Lalu may be forced to take action against son Tej Pratap

The pressure on the RJD and the Yadav family to take action against Tej Pratap Yadav may finally work as a rumour has spread across Bihar that Lalu Prasad Yadav is not serious about this election

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Elections

Modi to Mamata: If you’re obsessed with proofs, dig out evidence of Ponzi scams rather than of Balakot airstrike

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked the SP-BSP alliance in Uttar Pradesh for their ‘temporary’ alliance of convenience and tried to explain why the sons of Lalu Prasad Yadav are squabbling in Bihar

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Elections India

Prashant Kishor says Rabri lying, dares Lalu

Prashant Kishor challenges Lalu Prasad Yadav to appear before media and explain when the election strategist had proposed a JDU-RJD merger