Tag: Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla

Nitish: Prisoner of Prohibition

Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s refusal to learn from the decision of Patna High Court striking down the notification on prohibition for being ultra vires the Constitution defies political reasoning. By replacing a law with a more draconian notification, he braved out the legal setback to show his commitment to prohibition. Nitish

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Pakistan will soon blow up into pieces says Baloch freedom fighter

  25-year-old Mazdak Dilshad Baloch appears much more assured and confident than his age. Living in Canada since 2014, Mazdak and his wife arrived in India a few months ago to build public opinion in favour of freedom struggle for Balochistan. He spoke to Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla in an exclusive interview. Edited excerpts: Are you

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Modi, OROP and RSS

Shitanshu Shekhar Shukla Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s clarification on OROP appears to be goaded by RSS pressure day before yesterday. A wise step. It was clear only Modi could have overruled Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. The nuances can wait but battle of perception had to be won. Whether Satbir Singh, who has led the veteran’s

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“Israel doesn’t rule out attacking Nuclear Iran”

Ohan Hosrandi, spokesman to Israel embassy in India, says that Israel is not so much worried about its own isolation as about threat to global peace by Iran emerging as a N power after deal with P5+1 at US’ bidding. He didn’t rule out attacking N Iran either, when asked a specific question. Europe has

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