• Aaj Ki Baat December 03 episode

    Opinion | The curious case about breach in Priyanka Gandhi's security

    December 04, 2019 8:44 IST

    There is no doubt that the manner in which the vehicle was allowed to enter Priyanka's residence without any physical checks was a serious breach of security and such mistakes must not be allowed to occur again. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat December 02 episode

    Opinion | Rapist killers should not be shown mercy, they must be hanged

    December 03, 2019 13:42 IST

    Whenever such horrendous incidents occur, starting from the infamous Nirbhaya gang rape in Delhi in 2012, there had been outrage, massive street protests, there had been change in laws pertaining to rape, sexual assault and sexual harassment. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 29 episode

    Opinion | Sadhvi Pragya has apologized, but what about Rahul Gandhi?

    November 30, 2019 9:23 IST

    BJP MP from Bhopal Sadhvi Pragya had to apologize twice in Lok Sabha on Friday for describing the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi as 'deshbhakt' (patriot). In her first apology, she targeted Rahul Gandhi, without naming him, for calling her a 'terrorist' and claimed that her 'deshbhakt' comment was twisted and misrepresented. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 27 episode

    Opinion | Why Uddhav Thackeray has a lot to answer?

    November 28, 2019 12:06 IST

    In my long experience as a journalist in the world of Indian politics, I have never seen an individual like Ajit Pawar. He revolted in his family, tried to break the party, attempted to foil his supreme leader's efforts to forge a coalition, and yet coolly returned to the party and family, saying "I was always with the NCP, I am in the NCP and I shall stay in the NCP." 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 26 episode

    Opinion | How Sharad Pawar emerged as the 'Mahanayak' of Maharashtra politics

    November 27, 2019 13:08 IST

    The outgoing chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, who ran the state government for five years commendably, ultimately cut a sorry figure. For five whole years, Shiv Sena criticized his government, made caustic remarks which even the Opposition leaders never made, and yet, during election time, Fadnavis agreed to an electoral alliance. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 25 episode

    Opinion | Onus is now on Maharashtra MLAs to decide at the floor test

    November 26, 2019 12:15 IST

    Even in the ruling BJP camp, the party leadership is yet to trust the rebel NCP leader Ajit Pawar, who has been anointed deputy chief minister. MLAs do not trust their own party leaders and vice versa. Nobody knows who will go with whom. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 21 episode

    Opinion | Let us hope SS, NCP, Congress will provide a stable government

    November 22, 2019 11:08 IST

    NCP supremo Sharad Pawar wants that the coalition government must be stable, but if we look into past records, coalition governments of this nature hardly last their full tenure, because of inherent contradictions. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 20 episode

    Opinion | Why Amit Shah said NRC will be implemented across India

    November 21, 2019 10:24 IST

    The NRC process to be implemented across India will take time because the National Population Register(NPR) is not ready. The NPR will be updated during the 2021 Census. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 19 episode

    Opinion | How normalcy is finally returning in Kashmir Valley

    November 20, 2019 10:05 IST

    Shopkeepers in the valley were till now afraid of terrorists who had threatened them of retaliation if they opened their shops. Markets have also reopened in the other towns of the valley.

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 18 episode

    Opinion | Why is Sharad Pawar keeping Shiv Sena on tenterhooks?

    November 19, 2019 11:54 IST

    Sharad Pawar is an experienced politician, and he knows the political situation of his state inside out. Pawar first became the chief minister of Maharashtra 41 years ago, at the age of 38, the youngest chief minister of India at that time. 

  • Opinion | Aaj Ki Baat November 14 episode: SC verdict on

    Opinion | Supreme Court verdict on Rafale raises questions over Rahul's credibility

    November 15, 2019 12:22 IST

    Rahul Gandhi and the Congress spokesperson on Thursday, however, quoted a portion of Justice K. M. Joseph's verdict and claimed that the door for ordering an inquiry was still open.

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 13 episode

    Opinion | Uddhav will have to bow to most of the demands of NCP, Congress

    November 14, 2019 11:48 IST

    Amit Shah's clarifications have come at the right time. For the last 18 days, Shiv Sena leaders had gone to town claiming that Shah had promised 50:50 power share, meaning two and a half years each for both alliance partners and that he had agreed to give the CM post to the Shiv Sena. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 11 episode

    Opinion | How Uddhav Thackeray was ‘blinded by affection’ for his son

    November 12, 2019 12:18 IST

    The main reason behind Congress’ refusal to endorse the Shiv Sena-led coalition government was that senior party leaders were apprehensive about losing support of Muslim voters in the event of forging an alliance with the Shiv Sena.

  • Aaj Ki Baat November 04 episode

    Opinion | Lawyers must curb the tendency to resort to violence

    November 05, 2019 13:12 IST

    The Delhi High Court on Sunday directed immediate transfer and suspension of police officers and ordered a probe. On Monday, lawyers in Delhi went on strike, but several video clips that appeared on social media tell a different story. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat October 31 episode

    Opinion | Why PM said, revoking Article 370 was a fitting tribute to Sardar Patel

    November 01, 2019 11:45 IST

    For more than 70 years, none of the governments at the Centre mustered the courage to revoke Article 370 and Article 35A that gave the J&K government special powers under a separate Constitution. J&K continued to exist with a separate flag, a separate Constitution and separate emblem.

  • Aaj Ki Baat October 30 episode

    Opinion | Major shift in Pakistan politics, emergence of a Maulana

    October 31, 2019 12:06 IST

    Imran Khan had promised the people that he would lower inflation, root out corruption and revamp the economy, and the Maulana is now promising the same. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat October 29 episode

    Opinion | Why terrorists in Kashmir Valley are desperate

    October 30, 2019 10:45 IST

    The common people in Kashmir are fed up of militancy and want peace to return to the valley. They want prosperity, peace and development, and it is a heartening sign that the Centre has initiated many programmes for the well being of Kashmiris.

  • Aaj Ki Baat October 28 episode:

    Opinion | Significance of European Union MPs visiting Kashmir valley

    October 29, 2019 9:59 IST

    It is true that there are still restrictions in place in the Valley. Internet connections have not been restored because the terrorists have been openly using this channel to communicate. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat

    Opinion | Wise move by BJP to strike coalition deal with Chautala

    October 26, 2019 11:53 IST

    Amit Shah has surely played a wise move to ensure that Haryana is given a stable government, sparing the hassles of dealing with all independent MLAs who had already offered support. In the power game, Dushyant Chautala has emerged as a wise politician. 

  • Aaj Ki Baat October 24 episode

    How Modi effectively prevented poll reverses in Haryana, Maharashtra

    October 25, 2019 12:03 IST

    Both the BJP and Shiv Sena had to face problems. One, from party rebels who had crossed over to other parties after being denied tickets, and two, both the parties accommodated turncoats from other parties and gave them tickets. The net result: lesser gains, more losses.