Patna: Known as the 'Chanakya' of Bihar with decades of experience in political maneuvering and plotting his next move for his own survival, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, sensing wind blowing against the Modi administration on the issue of Pegasus scandal, joined the opposition in its call for a full investigation in the alleged cellphone spying case.

Patna: Dozens of supporters of former MP Pappu Yadav organized a protest rally at the party’s office in Patna on Thursday demanding his release from the jail stating the one man who was actively helping poor fight coronavirus was arrested and imprisoned by leaders who were hiding in their homes when people were dying in the lack of oxygen and other medical care.

Just when you thought Indian leadership could not get any worse than what it already is, comes Tirath Singh Rawat, the newest Chief Minister of Uttarkhand who, in less than two weeks of his tenure, had fired yet another head-scratching ‘fact’ when he said America had ruled India for 200 years causing immense damage to the country.

There was a time when Indira Gandhi toady and once-Bihar Governor D. K. Barua had created quite a national outcry when he made the infamous 1974 statement “India is Indira; Indira is India” as the former Prime Minister and Congress leader’s opponents regressed to clutching their pearls while condemning the level of sycophancy within the Congress party that existed at the time.

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