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Vishnu Varma


Vishnu Varma is a correspondent for the Indian Express in Kerala.

Team India’s billion cricket fans blow hot and cold after World Cup semi-final loss to Australia
Fri, Mar 27, 2015

The way India reacted to the semi-final loss against Australia.

Despite Modi push, his toilet scheme is all gas in Goa, Nagaland. Here’s why
Wed, Mar 25, 2015

These statistics must cause heartburn for Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Interview: Victory for free-speech campaigners, says section 66A petitioner
Tue, Mar 24, 2015

The SC ruled that the law violates people’s fundamental right to speech and expression.

Kerala Assembly hits new low with biting row
Sat, Mar 14, 2015

The state assembly witnessed stormy scenes on Friday in the backdrop of the budget presentation.

Facebook dumps ‘feeling fat’ option after online campaign
Thu, Mar 12, 2015

The online campaign garnered close to 16,000 signatures.

Is the Aam Aadmi ideology splintering? An auguring storm
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

The party must urgently go about setting its house in order and turn focus on its founding principles.

Justice Markandey Katju’s latest claim: Mahatma Gandhi was a British agent
Tue, Mar 10, 2015

Justice Katju's take on issues has often landed him in controversy.

AAP leader Mayank Gandhi questions ousting of Yogendra Yadav, Prashant Bhushan from key panel
Thu, Mar 05, 2015

Decision to sack them was against overwhelming sentiments of volunteers, Gandhi wrote.

Internet’s new dilemma: What is the colour of this dress?
Sat, Feb 28, 2015

It has to be white and gold. Or is it? Blue and black? Really?

‘Fever gone’, Arvind Kejriwal’s top 5 priorities as he takes charge of Delhi
Mon, Feb 16, 2015

Kejriwal has already asked government departments to prepare presentations for the 70-point action plan.

Cricket World Cup: Narendra Modi calls up Sharif, other SAARC leaders to exchange wishes
Fri, Feb 13, 2015

"Cricket connects people in our region and promotes goodwill," Modi tweeted today.

Meet the six women MLAs of Delhi
Thu, Feb 12, 2015

2013 elections saw only three women MLAs getting elected in Delhi.

Kejriwal’s mandate is massive but so are his expectations
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

The Aam Aadmi Party swept the national capital winning 67 out of 70 seats.

There was once a party known as the Congress
Wed, Feb 11, 2015

A party which once commanded a vote-share of 52%, Congress struggles today to even reach 10%.

Secret HSBC accounts take #SwissLeaks to top of social media trends
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

HSBC was trending both on Twitter and Facebook.

#SwissLeaks: Reactions galore after The Indian Express investigation reveals HSBC list
Mon, Feb 09, 2015

A stream of reactions has followed the HSBC revelations.

Aam Aadmi Party likely to get majority in Delhi, BJP to finish close second, say exit polls
Fri, Jul 10, 2020

The Congress, all exit polls show, is likely to be trounced.

On eve of polling, Kejriwal quotes Bhagavad Gita
Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Polling across 70 constituencies will take place on Saturday.

This is why Hindu Mahasabha was trending on Twitter
Thu, Feb 05, 2015

The group had earlier wanted to install busts of Nathuram Godse.

Delhi polls: Top campaign songs raging on radio
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

According to estimates, parties have spent at least Rs 18-20 crores on radio alone.

AAP versus BJP: How the rivals stack up on key issues
Wed, Feb 04, 2015

With just 3 days to go for campaigning to end, both parties have undertaken a fierce contest.

Aam Aadmi Party likely to storm back to power in Delhi, say opinion polls
Tue, Feb 03, 2015

Kejriwal is the most popular CM candidate, the polls say.

8 other B-words that might irk the CBFC
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

The word 'Bombay' was bleeped out in a song by the censor board recently, will the trend catch on?

Delhi elections 2015: BJP’s new ad refers to Arvind Kejriwal’s ‘upadravi gotra’, angry AAP chief sees caste angle
Mon, Feb 02, 2015

Kejriwal has threatened to go to EC if BJP does not apologize over the ad.

Delhi election: BJP has killed Anna Hazare with its ad, charges Arvind Kejriwal
Sat, Jan 31, 2015

The BJP campaign ad was published today in newspapers.