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Saturday, Aug 24, 2019
Smriti Kak Ramachandran

Smriti Kak Ramachandran


Smriti covers an intersection of politics and governance. Having spent over a decade in journalism, she combines old fashioned leg work with modern story telling tools.

articles by Smriti Kak Ramachandran (742 results)
Mar 17, 2019 22:32
Manohar Parrikar joined the Sangh during his final years of schooling. During his years at IIT Mumbai, he came in contact with Seshadri Chari, who was then in-charge of students at the premier engineering institute read more
Mar 17, 2019 07:51
In 2014, the BJP made inroads into Kerala, which sends 20 members to the Lok Sabha, by increasing its vote-share from a little over 6% in 2009 to 10.6%.The party was edged out by the LDF even though the state has the highest number of shakhas run by... read more
Mar 14, 2019 23:40
The affidavit was in response to a petition filed by the CPI (M) questioning the law that permits “unlimited and anonymous” corporate funding of elections by way of electoral bonds. read more
Mar 13, 2019 07:16
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat criticised some economic policies of the government in 2017, nudging the government to come out with policies to help small businesses. read more
Mar 13, 2019 07:14
The total deployment of such personnel for these coming elections is 450-500 companies, including companies already positioned in various states. This is one of the highest deployments ever. read more
Mar 12, 2019 07:08
The ruling party wants print media, door-to-door campaigning out of restriction ambit. read more
Mar 11, 2019 05:59
The Sangh functionary said his organisation sees a pattern of a “conspiracy against Hindu culture” in cases seeking bans on firecrackers during Diwali and the bull taming festival of Jallikattu. read more
Mar 09, 2019 22:35
Shah, who arrived in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior on Saturday, is expected to present the BJP’s annual report at the meeting, which is being attended by over 2,000 delegates. read more
Mar 09, 2019 07:20
The minister, who is also an Olympian and a former army colonel is vehement that it is not the government, but the Opposition that has politicised the attacks carried out by the Indian Air Force (IAF) against terror outfits in Pakistan. read more
Mar 08, 2019 23:27
The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh’s annual meeting began in Madhya Pradesh’s Gwalior on Friday in the shadow of the Ram temple issue. read more
Mar 07, 2019 01:57
The panel, citing tensions between India and Pakistan following the February 14 Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir that left at least 40 paramilitary troopers dead, is learnt to have asked Facebook to ensure there is no threat of information leakage... read more
Mar 02, 2019 07:53
The Election Commission will be in Jammu and Kashmir on March 4-5 to review the ground situation and assess the state’s preparedness for the summer Lok Sabha elections. read more
Feb 28, 2019 13:09
A Nishad community leader, Bhagwan Lal Sahni, had fought against Fernandes on an Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) ticket in 2004 and has links with the RSS. read more
Feb 26, 2019 22:37
RSS has congratulated IAF and the Union government for Tuesday’s predawn air strikes on a terror camp in Pakistan, saying the operation were carried out in “tune with Indian culture”. read more
Feb 25, 2019 23:40
Thakur is learnt to have told Twitter, represented at the meeting by Colin Crowell, its global vice president of public policy, that there must be clarity and transparency regarding advertisements and sponsored content on the platform. read more