Congress against full statehood if Delhi loses national capital status: Ajay Maken (Interview) (20:32)
By Anand Singh
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The Congress has said it is opposed to full statehood to Delhi if it were to lose the status of national capital and that its pros and cons need to be explained to the people of the national capital.
SYL issue can trigger return of terrorism in Punjab: Amarinder (Interview) (17:48)
By Prashant Sood
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) Punjab Congress President Amarinder Singh has warned that the construction of the controversial Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal to provide water to neighbouring Haryana can trigger the return of Khalistani terrorism in this border state.
'Act now for improved air quality in 15-20 years' (Interview) (12:40)
By Alison Saldanha
Delhi's smog made headlines in early November 2016 -- when air-quality levels exceeded by 40 times safe limits set by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Pallavi Aiyer, a journalist who's lived and reported from some of the most polluted cities in the world, and author of aChoked', a new book that investigates Delhi and India's air-pollution crisis, argues that many countries have been in this situation, and we must learn from their experiences. Excerpts from the interview:
Proud that my children are not echoes of their parents: Javed Akhtar (Interview) (16:16)
By Uma Ramasubramanian
Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Acclaimed writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar says he is proud of the fact that his children -- Zoya and Farhan -- are doing something completely different from what his portfolio in the Indian film industry.