POLITICS

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Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu

15 things you didn't know about Jayalalithaa

The iconic chief minister of Tamil Nadu remains critical and on life support.

In Tamil Nadu, a maternal Jayalalithaa has taken forward MGR's demogod mantle

Amma is truly the emotional fulcrum of a state that worships her with all its heart.

POLITICS

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National Anthem, Supreme Court

Supreme Court must know liberty is supreme, not patriotism

National anthem judgment has taken the law back by a century.

VOICES

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Women, Marriage, Marital Rape, Sexual Abuse

'Night after night, the torture grew': A survivor of marital rape speaks up

Anita, assaulted by her husband every day, waits for marital rape to become a punishable crime in India.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Time magazine, person of the year, poll

Why are bhakts celebrating Modi Time’s Person of the Year popular vote

We need to ask ourselves, why we are overjoyed when the PM aces a poll conducted by a famous Western magazine, but go ballistic when he’s criticised.

POLITICS

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Entrepreneurship, indian women, Banking, SHGs

India can empower women with entrepreneurship, not charity

What’s most important is that development is truly in people’s own hands.

MONEY

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Cashless payment, Demonetisation, Mobile wallets

6 ways India can jump to online wallets overnight

Any transaction that can be safely executed with a cash alternative must be permitted.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health |  5-minute read
Healthy Diet, Fruits

Just 3 fruits a day can help you live longer, rid fat and fight cancer

They can be your delicious ally to be healthy.

MONEY

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RBI, Finance, Islamic banking

Islamic banking can be a success in India

But only if it is implemented in spirit as well as the letter of its principles.