09 March, 2021

We Said It!

SP-BSP alliance is a solid bloc. This political understanding is going to be a game­changer in 2019, if it remains intact.

We Said It!
outlookindia.com
2018-04-05T10:49:11+05:30

A weekly newsmagazine, for many, is an oxymoron. When the device in their pockets twitters every other second, why should they wait for a week (sure, 60x60x24x7 is a hell of a lot of time) for news to appear on the stands. The less nasty ones call the newsmagazine an anachronism. But we have, yet again, proven them wrong. Last week around this time we told our readers that the biggest piece of political news wasn’t Tripura and that it was going to come from Uttar Pradesh, from Gorakhpur and Phulpur to be precise. The BSP’s unconditional support to the SP to fight the bypolls, announced at the very last moment, was our cover story. And now, a week later everybody is repea-tweeting what we said on the cover, that this political understanding is going to be a game­changer in 2019, if it remains intact. The next Lok Sabha polls are a year away. And that is a very long time in politics. Yet, it can be said even...

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