Chandrashekar is a Senior Editor at Hindustan Times. A journalist with 11+ years across print and digital media, he also has degrees in Sociology and Economics. He has worked in the political, business, sports, and entertainment news spaces, but is happiest just watching football.
Articles by Chandrashekar Srinivasan
'Soul of democracy sucked out': 19 Oppn parties unite, to skip Parliament launch
New Parliament inauguration controversy: 19 opposition parties have said they will boycott prime minister Narendra Modi's launch of the new building.
Updated on May 24, 2023 08:54 PM IST
'Traitors…': Sanjay Raut's warning before SC rules on rebel Maharashtra MLAs
Maharashtra disqualification case Supreme Court: If the court rules for Uddhav Thackeray, Eknath Shinde's government will fall.
Updated on May 11, 2023 11:41 AM IST
'We have differences but...': Kejriwal's tweet after Rahul Gandhi found guilty
Rahul Gandhi defamation case: Arvind Kejriwal's support for Cong MP comes amid his AAP's 'poster wars' spat with the BJP.
Updated on Mar 23, 2023 01:26 PM IST
'Serious implications for…': Oppn warns ED as Adani protest march fizzles out
Adani Group-Hindenburg row: US-based short-seller Hindenburg has accused Gautam Adani's conglomerate of 'brazen financial fraud and stock manipulation'.
Updated on Mar 15, 2023 02:01 PM IST
'… if they kill me': Imran Khan's video message as cops try to arrest ex-Pak PM
Pakistan, Imran Khan arrest: Former World Cup-winning cricketer is wanted on corruption charges in 'Toshakhana' case.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 08:35 PM IST
Parliament adjourned as Cong, BJP trade 'say sorry' jabs in Rahul Gandhi row
Parliament adjourned: Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha saw chaos as ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and opposition Congress clash over Rahul Gandhi's remarks at Cambridge University and in London.
Updated on Mar 14, 2023 04:15 PM IST
HSBC buys UK arm of Silicon Valley Bank for ₹99, gets deposits worth US$ 8.1bn
Silicon Valley Bank crisis news: Bank of England officials indicated the fall of the Silicon Valley Bank would have little impact in the UK as the wider banking system in that country is 'safe and well-capitalised'.
Updated on Mar 13, 2023 03:21 PM IST
'If Manish Sisodia joins BJP today...': Kejriwal's jibe on AAP leaders' arrest
Manish Sisodia, Satyendar Jain news: Delhi's former deputy chief minister and the capital's health minister both quit Tuesday night after they were jailed on corruption allegations.
Updated on Mar 01, 2023 07:45 PM IST
'Why not? Why can't he be PM?': Farooq Abdullah bats for this leader in 2024
2024 Lok Sabha election: Several opposition leaders, including Mamata Banerjee and Arvind Kejriwal, have been touted as challengers to the BJP and Narendra Modi in next year's poll.
Updated on Mar 01, 2023 06:57 PM IST
UK minister flags BBC offices I-T 'survey', told 'must comply with laws': Report
BBC I-T survey: The Income Tax department's action came amid a row over the BBC's controversial documentary on prime minister Narendra Modi and the 2002 Gujarat riots.
Updated on Mar 01, 2023 04:45 PM IST
Cong leader asks Delhi LG to prosecute Kejriwal under Sedition Act: Report
AAP feedback unit snooping case: Last week union home minister Amit Shah gave the CBI permission to formally investigate Manish Sisodia, who is also probed in the Delhi liquor scam.
Updated on Mar 01, 2023 12:52 PM IST
' ₹3,200 cr loss for LIC so far…': Mahua Moitra's jab on Adani stocks' report
Adani Group news: Ever since the Hindenburg report came out the market value of Gautam Adani's conglomerate has dropped; the combined equity m-value of 10 cos is now below $100bn.
Updated on Feb 24, 2023 06:23 PM IST
Income tax officials 'survey' BBC's Delhi, Mumbai offices for 2nd day
Income tax raids on BBC: I-T department's 'survey' comes after controversy over a two-part BBC documentary titled 'India: The Modi Question' that was taken down from social media platforms.
Updated on Feb 15, 2023 11:54 AM IST
Amid Adani-Hindenburg controversy, RBI chief says Indian banking system is...
RBI MPC news: The Reserve Bank of India has hiked the policy repo rate by 25 basis points - to 6.5%.
Updated on Feb 08, 2023 03:16 PM IST
'Substandard...': WHO warns against use of cough syrups linked to Uzbek deaths
The syrups were administered in doses higher than prescribed for children, either by parents who mistook it for an anti-cold remedy or on the advice of pharmacists, according to an analysis.
Updated on Jan 12, 2023 09:57 AM IST
ByChandrashekar Srinivasan, New Delhi
Chanda Kochhar, husband freed from jail in ICICI Bank-Videocon loan fraud case
Chanda Kochhar bail: Bombay HC ruled the arrest of the ex ICICI Bank CEO and MD, and her husband, was not legal.
Updated on Jan 10, 2023 11:56 AM IST
Joshimath land subsidence: 678 buildings marked 'unsafe', angry locals protest
All residents have been safely evacuated from 'unsafe' zones and the demolition will be carried out by experts from Roorkee's Central Building Research Institute in Roorkee.
Updated on Jan 10, 2023 03:20 PM IST
Chanda Kochhar and husband - arrested in Videocon loan fraud case - to be freed
ICICI Bank Videocon Loan Fraud Case: The couple had earlier sought interim release account of the wedding of their only son, which is scheduled for January 15, and cancellation of remand.
Updated on Jan 09, 2023 12:33 PM IST
China Covid surge: 1 million cases daily now, 4.2 million by March - new report
Covid cases in China: The Xi Jinping government has adopted a narrower definition for what is considered a death caused by Covid-19 making it difficult to count the number of dead.
Updated on Dec 22, 2022 04:53 PM IST
Covid 'cure'? China's worried millions rush to stock up on this food item
Covid in China: US-based epidemiologist Eric Feigl-Ding claims over 60 per cent of China's population will get Covid-19.
Updated on Dec 20, 2022 12:09 PM IST
'Like milking an ox…': AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal reflects on Gujarat poll result
Gujarat election 2022: The Aam Aadmi Party won five seats and claimed a 13 per cent vote share in the poll in prime minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party's stronghold.
Updated on Dec 19, 2022 12:52 PM IST
Bihar hooch tragedy: 'He promised...', Sushil Modi slams Nitish on compensation
Chhapra fake liquor deaths: Over 100 people have died in this district , BJP leader and former Bihar deputy CM Sushil Modi said.
Updated on Dec 19, 2022 11:02 AM IST
BJP 1 - 1 Cong (and AAP a 'national party') after final polls of 2022: Top 10
Election Results 2022: The BJP, the Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party squared off in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh in the final round of Assembly elections in 2022.
Updated on Dec 08, 2022 08:08 PM IST
'We don't ask our companies...': Jaishankar on India's purchases of Russian oil
Russia-Ukraine war: Moscow is accused of pushing discounted oil on the global market to raise funds for its invasion of Ukraine.
Published on Dec 07, 2022 05:19 PM IST
AAP wins 134 seats in MCD election, secures big win and ends BJP's 15-year reign
Delhi MCD elections: Voting for control of the Delhi municipal corporation was held on December 4, after it was postponed due to the centre merging the three MCD bodies.
Updated on Dec 07, 2022 03:20 PM IST
'Modi wave' takes Guj, may edge Cong in Himachal; AAP a distant 3rd: Exit polls
Exit polls 2022: Gujarat voted Dec 1 and 5, while Himachal Pradesh voted on Nov 12. Counting of votes for both states - and for the Delhi civic polls, which was held Dec 4 - will be on Dec 8.
Updated on Dec 05, 2022 10:04 PM IST
Gujarat election news: Isudan Gadhvi votes, says AAP will win this many seats…
2022 Gujarat polls: The BJP is battling to retain control of prime minister Narendra Modi's home state for an unprecedented seventh consecutive term.
Updated on Dec 05, 2022 10:13 PM IST
G7's price cap on Russia oil 'to benefit low, medium-income nations': US
On Friday the G7 (in which the EU is an additional member) and Australia said they had agreed on a per barrel price cap for Russian seaborne crude oil.
Updated on Dec 03, 2022 01:11 PM IST
'Their own minister jailed...': Kiran Bedi on Satyendar Jain prison videos row
Delhi minister and AAP leader Satyendar Jain was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate in May under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).
Updated on Nov 23, 2022 03:16 PM IST
'A sign of humanity...': Amid Savarkar row, Raut-Gandhi's olive branches
VD Savarkar row: Sanjay Raut said Rahul Gandhi had spoken to him after his release from jail and inquired after his health.
Updated on Nov 21, 2022 11:23 AM IST