March 1, 2021

Delhi Secret: The Truth-Check War

With a parallel battle on the ground in Bengal, the Trinamool Congress and the BJP are engaged in another debate on Twitter, the truth tests. The Trinamool Congress, led by MP Derek O’Brien, has taken steps to release “truth tests” on the speeches of BJP leaders in Bengal, especially Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah. Achievements of Mamta Banerjee. On Tuesday, the BJP, with a version of “truth verification” on Twitter, contradicted the Trinamool Congress’ claims, and accused O’Brien of “drowning Pishi” and spreading false information.

Mention India

Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar and India on Tuesday addressed the UN in a speech by US President Ambassador to Climate Chancellor John Kerry. Kerry stressed on the vulnerable communities affected by climate change, especially farmers. Javadekar opened his speech with two Vedic slogans – the first Shanti Mantra. He reiterated India’s long-term climate action demand, which should go hand in hand with a framework for financial, technical and capacity building support for countries in need.

Respect for anti-graft

Anjali Bhardwaj, a Delhi-based celebrity activist, has been named one of the winners of the US State Department’s International Anti – Corruption Champions Award. He was one of 12 people selected by the US administration under Joe Biden. This award recognizes the work of anti-corruption lawyers around the world. Other recipients range from Iraq to Ukraine, Libya to the Philippines.