Articles by Poulomi Ghosh
'Rahul Gandhi will answer': Kharge on Smriti Irani's ‘hatred for…’ charge
While Mallikarjun Kharge was questioned about Union minister Smriti Irani's allegation that Rahul Gandhi's hatred for PM has turned into his hatred for the nation, Kharge said Rahul Gandhi will give an answer.
Published on Mar 15, 2023 02:50 PM IST
'You are not god, only the PM': Cong's reply to Modi's attack on Rahul Gandhi
Congress leader Pawan Khera issued a video statement and asked PM Modi when criticising PM Modi became equivalent to criticising the country. “You are just the prime minister, not the country, not god, not creator,” Pawan Khera said.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 10:28 PM IST
'What if our youths start demanding Muslim rashtra': Maulana Tauqeer Raza
Maulana Tauqeer Raza made a controversial remark as he said in the name of Ghar Wapsi, Muslim girls have been lured by Hindu organisations.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 10:35 PM IST
PM Modi's veiled swipe at Rahul Gandhi: 'Unfortunate, some people in London…'
Karnataka should stay away from people who attack Bhagwan Basaveshwara by questioning India's democracy on foreign soil, PM Modi said without naming the Congress or Rahul Gandhi – sounding the bugle of Karnataka election.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 06:54 PM IST
Congress leader shares DCW chief Swati Maliwal's old tweet on father, says...
Swati Maliwal has come under attack after she levelled accusations of sexual assault on her father. Former DCW chief Barkha Shukla said to ANI that Swati Maliwal has lost her mental balance.
Published on Mar 12, 2023 04:30 PM IST
Centre opposes legal recognition of same-sex marriage, says not ‘the norm’
The Centre in its affidavit on pleas on same-sex marriage said there can be many forms of relationships in a society which the State does not recognise but are not illegal.
Updated on Mar 12, 2023 04:45 PM IST
Original Holi fun, love India: Molested Japanese woman says she was terrified...
The Japanese woman who was groped in Delhi's Paharganj area on Holi narrated what happened and reiterated her love for India.
Updated on Mar 11, 2023 10:47 PM IST
Interesting that BBC suspended star anchor...: Anurag Thakur's jibe on film row
Union minister Anurag Thakur said it's interesting that BBC makes lofty claims about journalistic independence but then suspends star anchor for criticising the government's migration policy.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 08:37 PM IST
Kavitha questioned for 9 hours in liquor case, summoned again on March 16
As the Delhi excise policy becomes a political flashpoint with the opposition leaders uniting against the government's action, Kavitha was questioned for 9 hours on Saturday.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 08:15 PM IST
'No bigger lie than this': VP Jagdeep Dhankhar on Rahul Gandhi's mic charge
"Yes, there was a black period which is known as Emergency. But now this is not possible now," Vice President and Rajya Sabha chairman Jagdeep Dhankhar said without naming Rahul Gandhi but making a reference to his statement that mics are switched off in Parliament.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 07:08 PM IST
On ED's ' ₹1 cr cash, ₹600 cr crime proceeds' claim, Tejashwi says, ‘Rumours’
Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Yadav dismissed all the allegations and said in 2017 also some figures were cited by the BJP. Why are they not making the list of the seizures after the raids public, Tejashwi tweeted.
Updated on Mar 11, 2023 10:05 PM IST
Bilawal calls India ‘friend’, fumbles and says ‘neighbour’: 'Uphill...'| Watch
Pakistan foreign minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said Pakistan is persistent in its effort to highlight the Kashmir issue in the United Nations, but it's difficult.
Updated on Mar 11, 2023 06:43 PM IST
DCW chief Swati Maliwal says father sexually assaulted her; hit head...
Swati Maliwal said her father used to hit her head against the wall leading to profuse bleeding when she was a kid.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 04:38 PM IST
'If they are honest…': BJP trains gun at Sisodia, Kavitha, Tejashwi
The Congress used to send investigative agencies when a party withdrew its support from the government but now the investigative agencies are independent, the BJP said.
Published on Mar 11, 2023 03:00 PM IST
Japanese woman allegedly groped on Holi says she's fine, has reached Bangladesh
Many videos showing the harassment of foreigners on Holi – some very old – went viral with social media users tagging the authorities and seeking action. The Delhi Police said it is probing the particular viral video of a Japanese woman being groped on Holi.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 08:43 PM IST
'In Rahul Gandhi's mind, India is like Ukraine': Vivek Agnihotri shares video
In London's Chatham House, Rahul Gandhi said in his opinion the Chinese threat to India is similar to Ukraine's situation but when he told this to foreign minister S Jaishankar, he dismissed it as a ludicrous idea.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 08:25 PM IST
H3N2 causing more hospitalisations: 10 things Centre said on virus spread
H3N2 appears to have caused more hospitalisation than other influenza subtypes. 10% of severe acute respiratory influenza patients who have H3N2 needed oxygen and 7% required ICU care, the health ministry said.
Published on Mar 10, 2023 05:29 PM IST
‘Disturbing’: Delhi women panel chief as video of Japanese groped on Holi viral
In the viral video, a Japanese woman was seen groped by a gang of men who smeared colours on her wishing her 'Happy holi'. The woman slapped one of the men.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 06:43 PM IST
Sisodia sent to 7-day ED custody; he destroyed his phone, agency tells court
The excise scam started with the drafting of the Delhi excise policy, which was done by AAP leader Manish Sisodia and others, the ED told the court on Friday and Sisodia was presented before a Delhi court.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 05:10 PM IST
Kerala actor-advocate remarries wife under Special Marriage Act; triggers row
The remarriage of the Muslim couple in Kerala -- C Shukkur and his wife Sheena -- to ensure that their property goes to their three daughters has sparked off a debate.
Published on Mar 09, 2023 10:49 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi dangerous for unity; foreigners don't know ‘pappu’: Kiren Rijiju
Union minister Kiren Rijiju called Rahul Gandhi a ‘self-declared Congress Prince’ and said he has become extremely dangerous for India's unity.
Published on Mar 09, 2023 08:58 AM IST
'When Jairam hasn't given you the answer': BJP's fresh attack on Rahul Gandhi
As Rahul Gandhi's reply to a question regarding foreign policies drew criticism, Shashi Tharoor asked what was wrong in what he said.
Updated on Mar 09, 2023 09:17 AM IST
'Put own house in order': India's stern message to Pakistan at UN
India said Pakistan should first put its own house in order and focus on the rights of its own population. It's ironic that Pakistan preaches to the world about right and wrong while its population has been denied of freedom, social justice.
Updated on Mar 09, 2023 06:20 AM IST
Sisodia kept with murderers in Tihar's cell no 1, conspiracy to kill him: AAP
AAP's Sanjay Singh said there is apprehension over Manish Sisodia's security in Tihar jail as he has been kept with the most dangerous criminals.
Published on Mar 08, 2023 01:31 PM IST
Kavitha to seek legal opinions on ED summons; ‘power mongers in Delhi…’
Kavitha said she has been summoned by the ED on March 9 because she has announced a peaceful protest on march 10. In a statement, she said she will seek legal opinion on the date of attending ED questioning.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 10:51 AM IST
Dr Manik Saha takes oath as Tripura CM, for the 2nd time; 8 ministers sworn in
Congress and the CPM which fought the Tripura assembly election together boycotted the swearing-in ceremony of Dr Manik Saha, who took the oath as the CM for the second time.
Updated on Mar 08, 2023 12:29 PM IST
KCR's daughter Kavitha to be questioned by ED in Delhi liquor case tomorrow
The fresh date for questioning comes as Hyderabad-based businessman Arun Pillai has been arrested. In the remand report of Arun Pillai, the ED said he was a benami of Kavitha in the Delhi liquor case.
Published on Mar 08, 2023 08:51 AM IST
'RSS man's daughter' Malini Mehra viral for asking Rahul Gandhi this question
Malini Mehra said she feels "absolutely wretched" about the situation in India. She said her father was an RSS man but he "would not recognise" the country. Those who opposed her statements wondered whether she was funded by George Soros.
Published on Mar 08, 2023 07:35 AM IST
BJP minister ‘praises’ Rahul Gandhi's London photo, says: 'Manna padega...'
Amid the raging war of words between the BJP and the Congress over Rahul Gandhi's statements in London, BJP's Temjen Imna Along commented on Rahul Gandhi's photo.
Updated on Mar 09, 2023 09:59 AM IST
Number theory: How women performed in the recent North-East polls?
Historical data shows the extent of exclusion of women in these three states. In Meghalaya and Tripura, women account for only 5% of all candidates who have contested since the early 1960s. Of the 2508 individuals who ever contested a state election in Nagaland since 1964, only 24 were women.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 04:40 AM IST
ByGilles Verniers, Srishti Gupta, Poulomi Ghosh