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Kumar Uttam

Kumar Uttam


Kumar Uttam covers politics and public affairs. He has been a journalist for 15 years.

articles by Kumar Uttam (1056 results)
Sep 09, 2019 09:01
Nitish virtually took digs at the BJP, which has ruled the state for maximum period, and said the state carved out of undivided Bihar has not progressed the way it was expected to. He taunted the BJP government saying people from Bihar, where prohibition... read more
Sep 05, 2019 09:09
Junior home minister Nityanand Rai continues to head the Bihar BJP, unlike his Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra counterparts who were relieved of their organisational assignment within months of their induction into the union council of ministers. read more
Sep 04, 2019 08:51
Tamilsai Soundararajan is the second BJP leader after former Kerala BJP chief Kumannam Rajasekharan to have been given a gubernatorial assignment when they were heading the party in their state. read more
Sep 03, 2019 23:52
The Centre last month abrogated Constitution’s Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir and barred outsiders from buying property and getting government jobs in the state. The abrogation was among the key poll promises of the BJP. read more
Sep 01, 2019 23:36
The senior Congress leader was reacting to the 5% Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in the April-June quarter, the slowest in more than six years. read more
Aug 30, 2019 23:52
The ruling party will observe “Seva Saptah” (service week) between September 14 and 20. read more
Aug 29, 2019 02:54
A special focus of the Fit India Movement campaign will be on rural India that lacks basic facilities to improve physical well-being and awareness of fitness, one of the two persons cited above said on condition of anonymity. read more
Aug 27, 2019 11:24
PM Modi wrapped up the three-nation tour last night - the G-7 Summit in France was his last stop - and landed in the national capital earlier this morning. Minutes later, he was headed to Jaitley’s south Delhi house to meet the former union minister’s... read more
Aug 27, 2019 10:51
The Bharatiya Janata Party feels that Kashmir is one such issue when the entire country needs to speak in one voice and the decision to strip the state of its special status received support from across political and ideological divide. read more
Aug 26, 2019 18:24
Bhopal MP Pragya Thakur suggested that the opposition was resorting to sorcery against the ruling party leaders when attempting to reason the spate of deaths in the BJP ranks. read more
Aug 24, 2019 23:26
Jaitley’s discussion with his friends from Opposition was not limited to just the legislative agenda, but he would often talk to them about watches, fountain pens and, of course, shawls, a personal passion. read more
Aug 24, 2019 13:48
Arun Jaitley was the darling of the media, and redefined the way the BJP engaged with television channels and newspapers by grooming a generation of spokespersons and leaders who now occupy high offices in the Narendra Modi government. read more
Aug 20, 2019 14:50
That approval came around Monday midnight. It had been firmed up after several rounds of negotiation between Yediyurappa and the BJP leadership and was the best that Yediyurappa could have extracted from New Delhi. read more
Aug 20, 2019 07:39
The official noted that in the past, the Comptroller Auditor General (CAG), the government’s auditor, and the armed forces, repeatedly raised issue of quality and delays in delivery of equipment by the ordnance factories. read more