Nishant Shekhar

Articles By Nishant Shekhar

Mulk calls out Islamophobia, but raises valid questions for Muslims too

Mulk strongly depicts the Islamophobia that has plagued our society, but it strives for balance by showing the mirror to Muslims too.

Dhadak actor Aditya Kumar: I owe my success to Anurag Kashyap

Aditya Kumar, who plays Janhvi Kapoor's brother in Dhadak, believes it takes time and hard work to get recognition in the industry.

TVF’s Yeh Meri Family: This nostalgic trip teaches the importance of siblings

Amid all the appreciation for Netflix’s Sacred Games, TVF Play has come up with Yeh Meri Family which is a fresh, nostalgic, sweet and emotional web series that will take you back to your pre-teens days.

Is Sanju a propaganda film? Well, not exactly

Can Ranbir Kapoor starrer Sanju be called a propaganda film or a PR exercise by Rajkumar Hirani to whitewash his friend Sanjay Dutt's image sullen with numerous allegations and a conviction by the court of law? Well, it's little difficult to agree.

How retaining Kairana has suddenly become tougher for BJP

Kairana bypoll: Angry farmers, united Opposition, BJP will have to work hard to avoid a Gorakhpur repeat

Show of strength in Karnataka: Opposition’s unity at Kumaraswamy’s swearing-in could make Modi uneasy

Karnataka: The oath-taking ceremony of Kumaraswamy in Karnataka was attended by leaders of almost all opposition parties in the country in what seemed like a choreographed show of strength by parties that are not part of the NDA.

Karnataka govt formation highlights: Cong, JDS move SC, floor test to decide the fate of state

Congress-JDS alliance, Karnataka election results 2018 LIVE: HD Kumaraswamy could well be made chief minister if the Governor invites the alliance to form government in the state.

BJP single largest party in Karnataka as saffron surge shows no sign of fading

Karnataka election results 2018: The impressive performance in Karnataka reaffirms that the Modi wave that swept the General Elections in 2014 and has been painting the national map saffron since remains as strong as ever.

‘Bangladesh manufacturing Banarasi saree in gross violation of Geographical Indication law’

In 2009, the Banarasi silk products joined the league of Darjeeling tea, Tirupati Laddoo and Pochampalli under the registered name of `Banaras Brocades and Sarees' by securing Geographical Indication (GI) rights.

People of Bihar must respect their language: Ramdev biopic actor Kranti Prakash Jha

Kranti Prakash Jha, the actor from Bihar, who shot to fame with his role as MS Dhoni’s friend in the cricketer’s biopic MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, finds working in Ramdev biopic challenging.

EXCLUSIVE | Lucknow Central actor Deepak Dobriyal: I don’t feel bad if I don’t win an award

During an exclusive chat with, Bollywood actor Deepak Dobriyal gets candid about his upcoming films, struggle and award shows. The actor will soon be seen in Farhan Akhtar starrer Lucknow Central.

Panchkula violence: Haryana CM Khattar has some answering to do, especially to judiciary

Gurmeet Ram Rahim case: At least 28 people were killed in the violence by the supporters of Dera chief as paramilitary troops and police personnel deployed outside special CBI court before the judgment failed to prevent the crowd buildup and the resultant mayhem.

A tribute to Vinod Khanna by an Amitabh Bachchan fan

Vinod Khanna – the Bollywood heartthrob best known for his roles in films such as "Amar Akbar Anthony," "Qurbaani" and "Insaaf" -- died of cancer at a hospital in Mumbai.

MCD elections 2017: Decoding civic bodies’ crisis

With the memories of stinking filth and garbage crisis fresh in mind, people in the national capital are all set for the MCD elections.

If Kejriwal does not release fund on time, sanitation workers may throw garbage on his face: Manoj Tiwari

In an exclusive interview to, Tiwari revealed his party's plan of action to revive the civic bodies which are going through a deep revenue crisis, and why sitting councillors were not given ticket.

EVM tampering is a loser’s perception: Sheila Dikshit on Arvind Kejriwal’s allegation

In an exclusive interview to, Dikshit asserted political will is required to solve problem which both BJP and the AAP, which rules Delhi, lack.

Yogi Adityanath to be UP Chief Minister: Is this the new BJP politics?

With the kind of polarization tactics the BJP followed in the last phases of poll campaigning, Yogi's selection should not be a surprise.

UP election results: BJP shining in Muslim stronghold a big setback for Mayawati, Akhilesh Yadav

UP election results: From all six constituencies of riot-hit Muzaffarnagar to Deoband in Saharanpur, Bareilly, Bijnor and Moradabad where Muslims dominate the demography, the BJP swept the polls.

UP election results 2017: How BJP won against the odds in Uttar Pradesh

Stakes were high for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh as they desperately needed a win here after the debacle in Delhi and Bihar.

PM Narendra Modi wins big in UP as he turns demonetisation in BJP’s favour

If Muzzafarnagr riots in 2013, polarised the Hindu votes in favour of BJP, demonetisation only helped it pull ahead of its rivals much more.