Why ‘Namaste Trump’ is much more than plain optics

Anindya Banerjee New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Calling India and US ‘natural partners’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the case of the two playing ‘important roles’ in the way 21st century goes.... Read more »

Setback to SAGY in Modi2.0, MPs lack zeal to adopt villages

By Navneet Mishra  New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s signature scheme ‘Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana’ (SAGY) has received a setback as records show that less than half of MPs... Read more »

Build underground bunkers, demand Kupwara sarpanchs

By Zaffar Iqbal  Srinagar, Feb 21 (IANS) Continued shelling from Pakistan is taking a heavy toll on the residents of Karnah Kupwara because the government has been dilly dialling on the construction... Read more »

R&D activity to get hit as WD benefit to cease from FY21

By Rohit Vaid  New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) India Inc’s R&D activity might get adversely impacted as weighted deduction (WD) benefits, including those on capital expenses, stand withdrawn from the next fiscal.... Read more »

British MP critical of Modi’s Kashmir policy denied entry

By Aarti Tikoo Singh  New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) A UK opposition member of the British Parliament Debbie Abrahams who is critical of New Delhi’s Kashmir policy, has alleged that she was... Read more »

Moody’s Investor “Indian economic revival likely to be shallow”

Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) Global credit rating agency Moody’s Investor Services on Monday said the Indian economic revival will likely to be shallow. In its report, ‘Coronavirus clouds growth outlook just as... Read more »

Montek Singh Ahluwaia “India a $5 tn economy by 2025 is unrealistic”

By Vishnu Makhijani  New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream of India rising to a $5 trillion economy by 2025 is unrealistic though it will happen at some time,... Read more »

Who is Sanjeev Chawla

New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) With Delhi Police finally getting its hands around key bookie Sanjeev Chawla’s neck as he sets foot in India on Thursday almost two decades after one of... Read more »

BJP’s ‘muscular nationalism’ falls flat in state after state

By Anindya Banerjee  New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) “It’s a fight between India and Pakistan”, “AAP is feeding Biryani to Shaheen Bagh protestors” or “They will rape our daughters” are some awful... Read more »

Shaheen Bagh in spotlight in SC, court says protest subject to reasonable restrictions

Source: Sabrangindia.in Shaheen Bagh in Delhi, the epicentre of the anti-CAA protests, has now come in the spotlight of the Supreme Court. The protest has been a peaceful sit-in, predominantly of women,... Read more »

Divided by class and privilege, but united by compassion and patriotism

Source: Sabrangindia.in Dr. Aurobindo Ghose and Gurjeet Kaur The moment we saw on Facebook on January 25, 2020, the happy photograph of two elderly women together at the iconic site of women’s... Read more »

Letter inside chapati: Iltija Mufti on exchanging notes with mother

Srinagar, Feb 7 (IANS) Iltija Mufti, daughter of former J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, has revealed how she and her mother exchanged letters post abrogation of Article 370 with restrictions placed on... Read more »

‘Till Kejriwal is there, bijli, pani, swasth suvidha, shiksha will be free’

New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) Debunking the politics of hate and use of the divisive Hindu versus Muslim hate card, incumbent Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal is certain of securing a second term.... Read more »

Guterres “Wind of madness is sweeping the globe”

By Arul Louis and Nikhila Natarajan United Nations, Feb 5 (IANS) As the world organisation enters its 75th year, “a wind of madness is sweeping the globe” and people want action from... Read more »

Govt can do little as revenue constrained, budget failed to deliver

New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) Foreign brokerages have pointed to the problem areas in the Union Budget 20201-21 with one explanation being that there is little now that the government can do.... Read more »

Stop armed attacks on peaceful protesters

Source: Sabrangindia.in Rights groups demand action against assailants who have threatened the lives of women, children and students In wake of back-to-back instances of armed men discharging their weapons on peaceful protesters,... Read more »

India’s Growing Unemployment Suicides: 500% increase in 4 years!

– Oliver D’Souza Thirty-year-old Saurabh, a native of Bhojpur in Bihar, living in New Ashok Nagar in New Delhi, was a B Tech graduate who was looking for a job for months.... Read more »

Shah “Choose between Modi and Shaheen Bagh”

Source: Sabrangindia.in Jan 31, Just hours after an armed gunman fired at protesters near Jamia Milia Islamia University (JMIU), Union Home Minister Amit Shah further alienated those who oppose the Citizenship Amendment... Read more »

Dilip Ghosh on woman CAA protestor “Thank God men only heckled, did nothing else”

Source: Sabrangindia.in In another outrageous remark at a pro-Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) rally that took place on Thursday in West Bengal, Dilip Ghosh said that a woman who was heckled by party... Read more »

Alarm bells for Modi govt as quality of life, inflation, income indicators worsen

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IANS) Just eight months into the second term, it is not good news for the Modi government on the economic and inflation front, with the IANS-CVoter Budget Tracker... Read more »