Unsaid Truth

Saba Naqvi
The Unsaid Truth by Saba Naqvi covers politics, policy, identity and more.
Created 19 Oct 2021
  • Uttar Pradesh: A primer
    03 Jan 2022 • 6 min read • 7 10
    Uttar Pradesh Where will the UP Brahmin go? Saba Naqvi Uttar Pradesh is a complex place with certain peculiarities besides being the nation’s most populated state. It is a state where the upper castes...
  • Discontent in Jewar beyond the Airport
    02 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 5 1
    On November 25, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi made televised speeches at the launch of a new international airport in Jewar that falls in Gautam Buddha ...
  • People’s Power beats Power
    23 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 3 1
    On the day that Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced his government’s retreat on the farm laws, I was contacted by three leading Western media outlets to participate in debates and give a quick anal...
  • Post farm laws retreat, let’s recognize all legislation passed without consultation has harmed India - at home and in the international arena
    22 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 4 3
    There is one fundamental message that come from the reversal on the farm laws by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and it is quite straightforward: legislation passed without consultation with stake-holder...
  • Gaps show up in BJP’s national arithmetic
    05 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 4 6
    It’s an oft repeated theory that the road to Delhi lies through Uttar Pradesh that sends 80 MPs to parliament and all eyes are on the assembly elections in the first quarter of 2022. But after UP, the...
  • Muslim Name Place Animal Thing
    29 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 4 4
    Aryan Khan has got bail and brand Shahrukh Khan remains as strong as ever, the superpower beaming across in advertisements aired during cricket matches where fast bowler Mohammad Shami also plays, hop...
  • Floods & Fury
    25 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 4 0
    Over the past week, two of the most beautiful parts of our diverse country have faced devastating floods: Kerala on the southern coast and Uttarakhand in the northern hills. Lives have been lost in bo...
  • Thank You To I, Me, Myself
    23 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 10 31
    Friday, October 22, 2021, was a day to read the newspapers. Two newspapers that I get each morning carried the same lead guest editorial on their edit page and both dutifully informed us in the end of...
  • Is Priyanka for real?
    21 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 10 5
    First, let me put it out there that as long as the Gandhis are referred to as “the siblings” they cannot be taken seriously in the political pit that is Uttar Pradesh. There’s just something about the...
  • Shahrukh & Son
    20 Oct 2021 • 4 min read • 17 37
    Shahrukh Khan is arguably among the most famous living Indians who happens to be a Muslim. He began his dizzying rise in Bollywood playing characters mostly named Rahul and Raj and clearly like all po...
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