Savarkar a national icon? BJP’s new poll trick

The present regime’s effort is not the first, although this campaign is more amplified, given its mastery in political communication.

A relentless war rages on in the Middle East

The Kurds have been abandoned and left to die; it is not for the first time that an American ally has suffered such a fate.


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Varun Gandhi is BJP Lok Sabha MP and national general secretary of the party.