U-turn by Sidhu before even joining U-turn party, Sidhu’s joining AAP did not materialize, know why?

Chandigarh:  Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was likely to join the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), has reportedly put his decision to join the party on hold, according to media reports. As per the report, Sidhu, who resigned from the Rajya Sabha as a BJP leader on July 18, was likely to join AAP on August 12. While quitting BJP, he alleged that he was clearly asked to stay away from Punjab, which he cannot even think of doing under any circumstances.  Sidhu’s resignation from the Rajya Sabha andRead More

Dalits have been president, VCs, Professors etc, but critics ignore this perspective |Opposition using Dalit for electoral benefits

With the unfortunate suicide of Rohith Vemula in Hyderabad Central University, there has been a build-up of a national-level narrative that the government at the Centre is lopsided in its approach towards the issues and concerns of the Dalit community. Politics, as they say, is an art of constructing and manipulating identities for short-term electoral benefits and long-term ideological advantages. History is witness to the slow but steady progress that Dalits have made… Sometimes, critics ignore this perspective, preferring to focus on Dalits as victims. I claim no legitimacy whatsoeverRead More

Achievement: BJP MP Anurag Thakur joins Territorial Army, first time a serving MP joins military

New Delhi: It’s a great achievement by BJP MP and BCCI president Anurag Thakur! The 41-year-old BJP MP will be commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as a regular officer on Friday. Noteworthy, he will become the first serving BJP Member of Parliament to join the military force. Thakur cracked exam and interview Thakur made it to the TA after clearing an exam and a personal interview conducted in Chandigarh and training held in Bhopal. As a regular officer, the Lok Sabha member from Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh will have to undergo aRead More

Just in: BJP makes PM Modi’s college degrees public, have a look at his degree certificate here

New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday made public the educational degrees of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and demanded that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal should tender an apology for spreading lies. Addressing a press conference at party HQ, BJP president Amit Shah said, “It is very unfortunate that we have called a press conference on Prime Minister’s educational qualification.” “We are putting both PM’s degrees (Bachelor of Arts from DU & MA from Gujarat university) in public domain,” Shah said. “For the past few days Arvind KejriwalRead More