Sunday, Dec 04, 2022


Delhi Confidential: Why CJI Chandrachud says children should be taught as less as possible

December 3, 2022 7:11:48 am

Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud was speaking to a petitioner who sought directions to include history and geography related to Northeast in the school curriculum.

Delhi Confidential: Singh On Song

December 2, 2022 3:04:10 am

With the football World Cup underway, some yatris urged him to set up a big screen to watch the matches together. Singh has assured the yatris that their wish would be fulfilled.

Delhi Confidential: After Hardeep Puri’s request, Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry now gung-ho about Hindi

December 1, 2022 8:23:19 am

This change, of Hindi being the default version of the websites, took place recently — on the directions of Union Housing & Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri, it appears.

Delhi Confidential: In Ladakh, a push for employment to youth of minority communities

November 30, 2022 7:26:39 am

National Commission for Minorities Chairperson Iqbal Singh Lalpura on Tuesday met with officials of Ayush Ministry and pushed for employment to youths from Buddhist and Muslim communities in Ladakh.

Delhi Confidential: Ahead of Gujarat polls, BJP worries about NOTA votes

November 29, 2022 7:33:55 am

The main topic of discussion in BJP's internal meetings to review preparations is to bring down NOTA votes.

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Delhi Confidential: A trip down memory lane for BJP’s Gujarat campaigner Ravi Shankar Prasad

November 28, 2022 7:18:28 am

For former Union minister and senior BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad, who is stationed in Gujarat for campaigning, it’s a trip down the memory lane.

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Delhi Confidential: A ‘night sky sanctuary’ in Ladakh, India’s first

November 26, 2022 8:21:21 am

Once completed, it will be India’s first such sanctuary for stargazing.

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Delhi Confidential: Gehlot raises the heat in Rajasthan

November 25, 2022

With Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's outburst against Sachin Pilot leading to yet another crisis in the state Congress, the first meeting of the party's steering committee convened by new AICC president Mallikarjun Kharge on December 4 has become interesting and significant.

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Delhi Confidential: On his 60th, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla makes a birthday dash

November 24, 2022 7:41:51 am

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla spent the day with the peasantry at Indergarh, a small village at the tip of his Kota constituency in Rajasthan.

Delhi Confidential: Return Of Tax Bench

November 23, 2022 3:13:42 am

Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud has announced the return of a special bench to hear taxation cases in the Supreme Court.

Delhi Confidential: BJP brings out the big guns ahead of Delhi’s MCD polls

November 22, 2022 8:22:16 am

BJP national vice-president Baijayant Panda’s warm ties with many BJP chief ministers seemed to have helped the party put up an impressive show of strength on Sunday.

Delhi Confidential | CJI’s lesson to students on SC tour: ‘If you want become a judge, you must…’

November 21, 2022 7:48:56 am

The CJI spoke to the students, who were part of 31 visitors on a guided tour of Supreme Court, over video conferencing. He explained to them the responsibilities of the court.

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Delhi Confidential: Back in action, Shashi Tharoor’s trip to Kerala creates a buzz

November 19, 2022 7:46:33 am

Shashi Tharoor is kind of being cold shouldered by the Congress high command after his high-profile contest against Mallikarjun Kharge for the post of Congress president.

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Delhi Confidential: In Rajasthan, rivalry on Bharat Jodo Yatra route

November 18, 2022 7:58:29 am

Will there be a change of route of the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Congress-governed Rajasthan? With just a fortnight left for the yatra to enter the state, the buzz is that the Ashok Gehlot camp wants it to take a different route.

Delhi Confidential: Amid hectic campaign schedule, Union Minister Rupala takes slight detour

November 17, 2022 7:33:38 am

In the middle of a hectic campaign schedule for Union ministers, especially those from Gujarat, before the first phase of polling on December 1, Union minister Parshottam Rupala, one of the party's star campaigners and a leader from the state, is likely to take a break to do ministerial duty.

Delhi Confidential: In Mallikarjun Kharge’s team to run his office, a surprise pick

November 16, 2022 8:19:55 am

While Mallikarjun Kharge has appointed four AICC coordinators attached to his office, his selection of 39-year-old Gaurav Pandhi has come as a surprise.

Delhi Confidential: Hardeep Puri inadvertently ‘likes’ Congress tweet

November 15, 2022 8:10:27 am

This tweet seemed to have been inadvertently liked by Hardeep Puri’s official account, before being un-liked later.

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Delhi Confidential: Lining Up

November 14, 2022 5:43:05 am

Indian social media platform Koo, which had shot to prominence last year after several Union government functionaries and ministries threw their weight behind it amid the Centre's disagreements with Twitter, has a prominent new patron – TMC.

Delhi Confidential: BSP MP Malook Nagar reaches out to the people in a unique way

November 12, 2022 7:57:49 am

Malook Nagar has written an open letter to the people of his constituency, seeking their suggestions to raise issues in Lok Sabha during the ensuing winter session of Parliament.

Delhi Confidential: Mind the pair

November 11, 2022 7:12:14 am

At the event, Jitendra Singh had pointed out that people are living longer these days, and that is one reason for an increase in diseases of old age.

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Delhi Confidential: K Chandrashekar Rao and the turf war with Centre

November 10, 2022 7:58:07 am

The K Chandrashekar Rao-led Telangana government has been at loggerheads with Central ministries in the past. The latest friction is over the Ramagundam fertiliser plant, which will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 12.

Delhi Confidential: RLD’s bypoll stir in Uttar Pradesh’s sugar belt

November 9, 2022 7:45:53 am

On Tuesday, at an event, Rajya Sabha MP and RLD chief Jayant Chaudhary said he was “hopeful” of fielding a candidate from Khatauli as part of the party's alliance with the SP.

Delhi Confidential: Ahead of COP27, Indian delegation led by Bhupender Yadav holds prayer meet

November 8, 2022 7:20:26 am

Bhupender Yadav held a short prayer meeting amid chanting of “Om sah naav-vatu; sah nau bhunaktu”, which he had carefully picked for better teamwork.

Delhi Confidential: Remembering Jaitley, who helped BJP win Himachal in 2017

November 7, 2022 9:28:40 am

When BJP national president J P Nadda launched the party’s vision document on Sunday, ahead of the November 12 Himachal Pradesh elections, one leader whom he remembered fondly and repeatedly referred to was late party veteran Arun Jaitley.

Delhi Confidential: Prominent guests at Anil Baluni’s Igas celebrations

November 5, 2022 9:45:25 am

Diwali celebrations may be over, but BJP national media head and Rajya Sabha MP Anil Baluni celebrated Igas — as the festival of lights is called in Uttarakhand — at his official residence in New Delhi on Friday.