Politics(Search results - 741)
India30, Mar 2020, 4:14 PM IST
Politics during pandemic: The name 'PM-CARES' isn't self-aggrandisement, but only a good mnemonic
The term PM-CARES Fund has seen a few complaining that it is a form of self-aggrandisement.
India29, Mar 2020, 1:28 PM IST
UP govt accuses AAP govt in Delhi of playing petty politics during coronavirus pandemic
Delhi government cut electricity and water supply of migrant workers and told them that buses were waiting at the UP border which would ferry them home
Views19, Mar 2020, 4:30 PM IST
Digvijay Singh: The mastermind behind the fall of Kamal Nath’s government
Digvijay Singh is the reason for feuds and factionalism in Madhya Pradesh Congress. It is a perfect example of how a personal dislike can bring down a whole government. He is also the only person who benefitted from this entire scandal!
Views18, Mar 2020, 5:43 PM IST
Situation with coronavirus is a reminder of how Ayurveda and yoga are underutilised tools
India should build a strong institution base for our Indic knowledge and use it as one of its soft-power tools to influence global politics
Views17, Mar 2020, 1:36 PM IST
Unjust hype behind Justice Gogoi’s Rajya Sabha nomination
Many former judges have joined politics post their retirement. That is nothing new. So, why are we hyping the nomination of former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi to the Rajya Sabha and calling his judgments partial?
Views16, Mar 2020, 10:43 AM IST
With Scindia gone, is this the beginning of an end for Congress in Madhya Pradesh?
Jyotiraditya Scindia has quit Congress putting the Kamal Nath government in deep crisis, bringing an irreversible change to Madhya Pradesh politics. But, his decision comes after years of being mistreated and ignored by the Congress. No, it isn’t betraying the Congress, but this is the story of Scindia’s Gharwapsi!
Views12, Mar 2020, 5:59 PM IST
How a student movement altered the course of politics in India
This is the story of yet another student movement that altered the course of politics in India. This is the story of how a student protest turned into the Sampoorna Kranti movement against the misrule and corruption of the government
Views11, Mar 2020, 7:51 PM IST
How the students of Gujarat altered the course of politics in India
Here is the story of the only successful agitation of post-Independent India, which resulted in the toppling of a highly corrupt and insensitive government. This agitation was led by the students of Gujarat! This is the amazing story of the Nav Nirman Andolan.
Views9, Mar 2020, 7:55 PM IST
Holi and its role in shaping Brand India
“Holi” is one of India’s most popular festivals which attracts tourists from all around the world. But, do you know its role in shaping India’s global politics?
India4, Mar 2020, 3:28 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee plays politics over Coronavirus outbreak, tries correlating it with Delhi riots
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee alleged that the Centre was trying to diver the attention of the public from the Delhi riots
Culture Shauk2, Mar 2020, 5:52 PM IST
In A First, Karnataka Muslim Woman Captivates Yakshagana Stage
The 'Yakshagana' stage in Karnataka is witnessing a curious spectacle with a Muslim woman artiste creating waves with her performances. Arshiya, the artiste from Vittal in Dakshina Kannada district, is the first woman from the Muslim community to venture into the popular traditional theatre art form. At one time, women were barred from Yakshagana stages. A Muslim woman exponent on stage has attracted the attention of Yakshagana lovers in Karnataka. Let’s find out more about this artist in this episode of Culture ‘Shauk’ with Sunita Iyer.
Not For Women Only28, Feb 2020, 3:47 PM IST
Meet Kusala Rajendran, Who Won India's 1st National Award For Woman Scientist
In 2018, Kusala Rajendran was honoured with India’s first ever National Award for Woman Scientist for Ocean Sciences and Technology and Atmospheric Sciences Technology. Most things that we know about earthquakes in India i.e. from their history, cause, origin and repercussions, can be credited to the extensive repertoire of Kusala Rajendran’s work. Let’s find out more about this outstanding scientist and seismologist in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
Sports27, Feb 2020, 6:55 PM IST
Coronavirus Outbreak: India's Sports Minister Expects 2020 Tokyo Olympics To Go Ahead As Scheduled
Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports on Thursday brushed aside the threat of coronavirus and said India would participate in 2020 Tokyo Olympics in full flow. "Virus China mein hai, Tokyo mein Nahi (the virus is in China not Tokyo)," Rijiju said in response to questions about the Games on the sidelines of a workshop to sensitize Indian athletes about Japanese etiquette and culture. Rijiju said the current situation demands that nations come together to fight the crisis. "We have to fight every situation together. I expect Tokyo Olympics to start July 24 on time and go ahead smoothly," he said.
Culture Shauk27, Feb 2020, 5:43 PM IST
History Of The Marathi Language
Marathi is an Indo-Aryan language spoken predominantly by people of Maharashtra, India. It is the official language and co-official language in the Maharashtra and Goa states of Western India, respectively, and is one of the 22 scheduled languages of India. Marathi has the third largest number of native speakers in India, after Hindi and Bengali. Today on Marathi language day, which is celebrated on the birthday of eminent Marathi poet Vi. Va. Shirwadkar let’s find out more about the history of this language in this episode of Culture 'Shauk' with Sunita Iyer.
India26, Feb 2020, 8:20 PM IST
From Ajit Doval restoring peace in Delhi to Kohli ceding space to Steve Smith, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
While PM Modi urges for peace and harmony in the wake of Delhi riots, AICC chief Sonia Gandhi plays politics, chooses to blame BJP and seeks Amit Shah’s resignation.