India Block made mistakes in ticket distribution: Dipankar Bhattacharya | Politics News

India Block made mistakes in ticket distribution: Dipankar Bhattacharya | Politics News

Dipankar Bhattacharya, general secretary of the Communist Party of India (CPI). (Photo: PTI) 4 min read Last Updated : 22 June 2024 | 11:54 am First CPI(ML) general secretary Dipankar Bhattacharya has said that the Bharatiya Janata Party’s performance in Bihar was affected in the Lok Sabha elections because it made some mistakes, including in […]

It feels like Maa Ganga has adopted me: PM Modi on Varanasi visit | India News

It feels like Maa Ganga has adopted me: PM Modi on Varanasi visit | India News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi (PTI photo) 5 min read Last Updated : 18 June 2024 | 10:36 PM First Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday visited his parliamentary constituency Varanasi, where he has been elected to the Lok Sabha for the third consecutive time, and said it feels like Maa Ganga has now adopted him. […]

Why an ancient Greek tragedy has resonance in politics today — in India and beyond

Why an ancient Greek tragedy has resonance in politics today — in India and beyond

What could the earliest extant Greek tragedy have to say about the recent elections? Nothing one would expect. Aeschylus’ Persians is partly a first-person account of the battle of Salamis in which the mainly Athenian fleet destroyed Xerxes’ invading Persian flotilla. In keeping with tragic conventions, there is no action, only reports of the battle, […]