Upset over denial of ticket from Patliputra Lok Sabha seat, RJD leader Ram Kripal Yadav, a close aide of Lalu Prasad, today quit from all party posts but said he was in the party "as of now". Addressing a press conference two days after RJD named Lalu's daughter Misa Bharti as candidate from Patliputra in Bihar, he disputed his party chief's version that he had not expressed his...
The Medico Friend Circle (MFC) recently celebrated its fortieth anniversary. A small group, it is not very well known except among those who share its passionate commitment to pro-people alternatives in health care.The ... »
For most of the last eight years, Nitish Kumar had the golden touch, but now he looks more uncertain and shaky. By failing to force a split in the small MLA base of arch-rival Lalu Prasad Yadav just ahead of the ... »
Diplomats are social butterflies by birth and do not take to cold shoulders kindly.That apart, they are finding the election campaign starring stereotypes of blood-thirsty Italian marines, adrenaline-pumping African ... »
What is your favourite Woody Allen film? This was the opening line of Dylan Farrow's explosive piece in The New York Times in which she explains (in gruesome detail) how Allen sexually abused her as a child. ... »