A journalist with 7+ years of experience, I pretty much inhale and exhale news – figuratively speaking. Cooking, reading and playing with my dog take up the remaining hours of my normal day. I have an inclination for true crime stories, and love listening to such podcasts.
Articles by Sharangee Dutta
Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai alleged the state police were warned of the October 23 blast by the Union home ministry, but the cops quashed it by calling it an “utter lie”.
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee took a swipe at “media trial” while speaking at a convocation ceremony on Sunday, saying they are “guiding” the verdict even before it's out.
During his virtual speech at the ‘Rozgar Mela’ in Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha and his team for working hard to put an end to the “disease of corruption” in the Union territory.
Tesla CEO and SpaceX owner Elon Musk completed his Twitter takeover on Friday, and took to the micro-blogging site to write, “the bird is freed”.
A media report carried on October 26 said girls between eight and 18 were auctioned on stamp papers to settle financial disputes in Bhilwara district, and if not sold, their mothers were raped on the “diktats of caste panchayats”.
Speaking about the argument, BJP MP Parvesh Verma said that the AAP-ruled Delhi government is pouring poisonous chemicals into the Yamuna River and if he has to “talk in this manner for the benefit of the people” then he has no problem.
European Union's commissioner for Internal Market Thierry Breton also posted an old video of him and Elon Musk wherein they both signalled agreement on the bloc's digital media regulation.
Talking about the bloodshed that occurred during the 2008 attacks, KS Kang, who was the general manager of Taj Hotel at the time, said that “Atithi Devo Bhavo (guests are God)” is not just a slogan for them, and the “world saw it that day”.
Delhi's air quality index (AQI) remained in the “very poor” category for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday.
Congress' media head Pawan Khera on Thursday demanded that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government at Centre release a white paper on the plight of the minority community from Jammu and Kashmir during its eight-year rule in the region.
A suspicious bag was found near the taxi stand of Jammu railway station on Thursday. Later, the explosives were recovered from two boxes that were inside the bag, police said.
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir, under whose constituency the Ghazipur landfill site falls in east Delhi, said on Twitter that he visited the venue eight times in the past three years since 2019 and despite asking Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal multiple times to visit there, he did not.
Defence minister Rajnath Singh took a dig at Pakistan, saying the country is committing atrocities against the people in its occupied Kashmir, and added that India's neighbour will have to “bear consequences”.
After his triumph in the UK Tory Party leadership contest, Rishi Sunak said that it is the “greatest privilege” of his life to give back to the country that he “owes so much”. UK PM-designate, Rishi Sunak vows ‘stability & unity’ against economic crisis
The Twitter banter began on Sunday before the match started between India and Pakistan. Careem's Pakistan responded to an October 21 tweet of Zomato wherein the food delivery app asked its 1.5 million followers, “Lights laga li?”
Cyclone ‘Sitrang’ battered several coastal regions of West Bengal, and even brought downpour in Assam on Monday morning. Multiple NDRF teams have been deployed in Bengal and Tripura for relief work in preparation to deal with the storm's aftermath.
Delhi environment minister Gopal Rai said that when our ancestors celebrated Diwali, there were no firecrackers as those were not produced. “The priority of every religion is to save the lives of the people,” he added.
Congress veteran Shashi Tharoor said he declined to get on a scheduled flight from Goa in order to not miss the India vs Pakistan match entirely.
Taking to Twitter, Rajasthan Police shared two graphic posts wherein they cautioned the public against disrupting the communal harmony and spreading fake news. They said that the wrongdoers will be given “special treatment”.
PM Narendra Modi on Saturday slammed the ‘revdi’ or freebies political culture by saying that taxpayers are pained when they see the money collected from them are spent on “distribution of revdi (freebies)”.
The RSS-affiliated Swadeshi Jagran Manch said that the burning of firecrackers “illegally” imported from China causes air pollution due to the mixing of potassium nitrate and sulphur in them, and not the green ones manufactured in India.
Ghaziabad Police said on Thursday that the woman made up the entire abduction and gangrape incident against the five suspects named in the case as they had a land dispute with her.
Police said the woman refused to cook chicken at home on a Tuesday, following which, her husband assaulted her. Some of their neighbours reached their home and resolved the dispute, but later, the husband went to the house of the victim and attacked him with a stick.
Ghaziabad Police said on Thursday that they have substantiated “confessional statements” of three friends of the woman with forensic and electronic evidence before arresting them.
Union minister Anurag Thakur said that Himachal Pradesh will benefit from the “leadership” of PM Narendra Modi at the Centre and chief minister Jai Ram Thakur in the state in the upcoming assembly elections.
Speaking to reporters outside the courthouse on Friday, PTI leader Fawad Hussain Chaudhry called the verdict a “shameful decision” and one that has “disgraced the 220-million-strong-nation”.
Over a hundred protestors, mostly women, were removed from the agitating spot near the head office of the West Bengal Board of Primary Education in Kolkata's Karunamoyee in a midnight crackdown on Thursday on the orders of the Calcutta high court.
Taking to Twitter, Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge also mentioned some BJP leaders reportedly attending a virtual ‘Satsang’ organised by rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, who is currently out on a 40-day parole.
The state has been gripped with political turmoil with loyalists of chief minister Ashok Gehlot and former deputy CM Sachin Pilot sparring over speculations that the latter will take over from the CM.