BJP candidate Sanghamitra Maurya urges voters to cast fake votes, supporters cheer her appeal with applause

A viral video has shown BJP’s Lok Sabha candidate from Badaun in Uttar Pradesh, Sanghamitra Maurya, urging supporters to cast fake votes to ensure maximum possible votes in her favour. The video, which was shared by journalist Imran Abbas on Twitter, has evoked angry reactions from netizens.

31% ministers in Modi govt have declared criminal cases against them

Twenty-four of the 78 Union ministers (or 31%) of the Narendra Modi cabinet have criminal cases registered against them, shows a scrutiny of their affidavits by an election watchdog.

Environment is the most under-reported disaster of Narendra Modi government

Our voice is key in the environment debate. More of us need to be champions of the planet.