Gautam Datt
Associate Editor
New Delhi
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Newsmaker: Kannadiga Chanakya

Not much may be known about his skills in managing water resources, one of his jobs in the HD Kumarawamy cabinet but Karnataka minister Doddalahali Kempegowda  Shivakumar is now widely acknowl

India nuke capable at land, air & sea

Declaring that India is now fully geared to call Pakistan’s nuclear bluff, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced that the country’s first nuclear ballistic missile submarine INS Arihant

Patel & Bose were never denied their place in history

The BJP’s efforts to appropriate icons of the Indian freedom movement has been a subject of intense political debate.

AD 2014

On October 21, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the Red Fort to unfurl the national flag.

A changing political landscape

Just like the ‘Mode-versus-all’ situation developing at the centre, Telangana is witnessing the same phenomenon in the upcoming assembly election.

Newsmaker: Control rods dropped to halt chain reaction

The most  obvious consequence of a meltdown is shutdown. The overheating caused by the war between CBI No. 1 Alok Verma and No.

Close fight as anti-incumbency stares at BJP

Since its formation in 2000, the severely naxal-affected state Chhattisgrah is going to witness the assembly election for the fifth time.

Newsmaker: From hall of fame to shame

Before the #MeToo cloud gathered in the  sky, MJ Akbar would often join the ranks of the government’s trouble-shooters to weather political storms.

‘Rani lao’ call changes to ‘Rani hatao’

If pre-poll surveys are taken into account then Rajasthan appears to be the weakest link for the BJP which had swept the state five years ago, much like other Hindi heartland bastions of Madhya Pra

Mystery deaths of nuke scientists

Behind the high walls of secrecy surrounding the Indian nuclear establishment lies discomforting and unexplained trails of an unusually large number of scientists dying.