Priyarag Verma

Priyarag Verma has been following the twists and turns of Indian politics closely for almost two decades now as part of the professional obligation. He has reported on 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 Lok Sabha elections apart from several state elections including that of Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Delhi, Bihar, Jharkhand and Gujarat. He follows sports very closely and has a special liking for cricket, football, Formula One, hockey, tennis and athletics.

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, Poonam Yadav get Grade A in BCCI annual contract for women's team

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, Poonam Yadav get Grade A in BCCI annual contract for women's team

India's T20 International skipper Harmanpreet Kaur, opener Smriti Mandhana and spinner Poonam Yadav have been given Grade A contract by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

Jan 16, 2020 - 08:12 PM IST
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Mahendra Singh Dhoni misses out on BCCI contract; Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah retain Grade A+

Mahendra Singh Dhoni misses out on BCCI contract; Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah retain Grade A+

Mahendra Singh Dhoni, the man who led India to World T20 and One Day International World Cup triumphs, failed to feature in the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) annual contract for 2019

Jan 16, 2020 - 03:21 PM IST
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NASA-ESA Hubble Space Telescope clicks photos of dying stars in Centaurus and Gemini constellations

NASA-ESA Hubble Space Telescope clicks photos of dying stars in Centaurus and Gemini constellations

In a series of breathtakingly beautiful photos, NASA/European Space Agency/(ESA) Hubble Space Telescope has in the last few days captured photos of two dying stars.

Sep 5, 2019 - 12:27 PM IST
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Indian Army undertakes major reforms, 206 officers to be sent to field units from Headquarters, Vigilance Cell and Human Rights Section formed

Indian Army undertakes major reforms, 206 officers to be sent to field units from Headquarters, Vigilance Cell and Human Rights Section formed

Indian armed forces are set to undertake a series of reforms to improve their efficiency and war-waging capabilities with Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday announcing a series of measures

Aug 21, 2019 - 08:03 PM IST
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IN NARENDRA MODI WE TRUST, DECLARES INDIA AS BJP-LED NDA ZOOMS PAST 350 LOK SABHA SEATS

IN NARENDRA MODI WE TRUST, DECLARES INDIA AS BJP-LED NDA ZOOMS PAST 350 LOK SABHA SEATS

New Delhi: It was a race that promised to be a marathon but ended in a flash like a 100-metre sprint.

May 23, 2019 - 11:39 PM IST
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'Freelancer' Prashant Kishor ruffles feathers in JDU, likely to be forced out of party

'Freelancer' Prashant Kishor ruffles feathers in JDU, likely to be forced out of party

Prashant Kishor, the self-proclaimed master of election strategies has been sidelined by the Janata Dal United leadership and his days in the party are numbered.

Mar 17, 2019 - 08:14 AM IST
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Top Telugu Desam Party leaders eyeing tickets from YSR Congress Party

Top Telugu Desam Party leaders eyeing tickets from YSR Congress Party

Telugu Desam Party is facing a tough time as the dates of Lok Sabha election and Andhra Pradesh Assembly election approaches with some of its top leaders in touch with the Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Co

Apr 16, 2019 - 12:18 PM IST
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300 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

300 vehicles gutted in fire during Aero India show at Yelahanka Air Base

BENGALURU: A massive fire broke out in the parking area of Yelahanka Air Base during the ongoing Aero India show in Bengaluru on Saturday.

Feb 23, 2019 - 03:00 PM IST
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BrahMos to make a generational leap, become lighter, faster and more lethal supersonic cruise missile

BrahMos to make a generational leap, become lighter, faster and more lethal supersonic cruise missile

Indian defence forces will soon get a lighter, faster and more lethal version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile.

Feb 22, 2019 - 10:44 PM IST
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Advanced Light Helicopter Mk III, built for high-altitude operations, officially joins Indian Army

Advanced Light Helicopter Mk III, built for high-altitude operations, officially joins Indian Army

New Delhi: Indian Army on Friday officially received the Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) MK III during the Aero India 2019 at the Yelahanka Air Force base in Bengaluru.

Feb 22, 2019 - 03:25 PM IST
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