Sana Shakil

UK concern unnecessary, says minorities panel

Vice-chairperson of the minorities panel George Kurian said the reported decision of the UK government to take up the issue of the alleged persecution of Christians in India is deplorable.

17 May 2019

Alwar, the Hindutva laboratory

The rift between Hindus and Muslims in Alwar is so wide it would put Moses’ parting of the Red Sea to shame, finds Sana Shakil

11 May 2019

LS polls 2019: Nationalism no guarantee for poll success in this village of martyrs

Locals said that the village has at least 250 retired and 250 serving personnel in the Indian armed forces.

06 May 2019

A glimmer of hope amid cow vigilantism

 Even at a time when polarisation between Hindus and Muslims was at its peak, the communally sensitive Alwar parliamentary constituency also witnessed a story of communal harmony and warmth.

05 May 2019

Cradle of industrialists cries for industries, jobs and development

The three biggest towns in the Shekhawati belt are Jhunjhunu, Sikar and Churu.

05 May 2019

Caste factor prime in eastern belt of Rajasthan

There is widespread anger against the Modi government among certain communities, but nationalism is the main factor for many others.

04 May 2019

BSP’s presence in the race could spoil Congress prospects in the reserved seats of Rajasthan

Of the four seats in the east region region, Dausa (ST), Karauli-Dholpur and Bharatpur (both SC) are reserved.

04 May 2019

‘Jawan’ and ‘Kisan’, the battle cry in Shekhawati region

National security narrative rules In Churu & Jhunjhunu constituencies, farm crisis in Sikar.

01 May 2019

‘All Haj pilgrims can go this year’ 

A formal order regarding the increase in quota has been issued by the Saudi Arabian government, officials said, adding that Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi’s efforts led to the hike.

20 Apr 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Rajnath Singh frowns at hate mongers, says BJP will better 2014 tally

A five-time MP and a former BJP president, he said he would never endorse communal politics by anyone, even if it be from his own party members.

18 Apr 2019

INTERVIEW | We will do well across the country: Rajnath Singh

Claiming that the BJP would get a clear majority in the ongoing elections, Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh told Sana Shakil his party would repeat its 2014 performance in UP. 

18 Apr 2019

Congress, Left will pay dearly for deceiving people on Sabarimala: Rajnath Singh in Kerala

The Union Home Minister said that the state government to explain who was responsible for the floods in the state in August last year.

14 Apr 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: BJP promises NRC replication across India in poll manifesto

The Congress promised its exact opposite — withdrawal of the Bill that caused widespread resentment in the Northeast.

09 Apr 2019

Retirement age of paramilitary personnel: Centre likely to challenge Delhi HC order

The court order came in January, when it gave four months to MHA to take all consequential steps for implementing the court’s judgement.

08 Apr 2019

Trouble brewing for Kalyan Singh? President sends EC complaint to Centre for action

While addressing BJP workers in a meeting in Aligarh on April 2,  Singh had reportedly said that Modi should become Prime Minister again.

05 Apr 2019