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Story Posted on 03-09-2015

SPORTS

 |  Rotating Strike  |  3-minute read
IPL, N Srinivasan, Jagmohan Dalmiya, BCCI

BCCI is doing little to win back fans

What was the need for the working group on the IPL verdict if its recommendation had to be so obvious?

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
India-Pakistan ties, Nawaz Sharif, Ab vajpayee

When Vajpayee got Nawaz Sharif to speak to Dilip Kumar

It is also reflective of the numerous tracks that the two countries adopt to talk to each other.

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
NMML, IGNCA, Nehru Museum

Will the Nehru museum revamp help us rise above petty politics?

Will the exercise go beyond petty politics and make us question and accept differences?

VARIETY

 |  Breaking views  |  1-minute read
Fashion, Body image, Lingerie

100 years of lingerie in three minutes

Mode travels back in time to 1915 where modesty, even in undergarments, was king.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Books, William Dalrymple, Delhi book fair

What pulled me to Delhi Book Fair this year

It wasn’t just books one had to look at.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Lalu Prasad Yadav, Bihar Assembly Elections, Samajwadi Party, Mulayam Singh Yadav

How Mulayam dealt a double blow to Lalu

The exit of SP supremo from the grand alliance will weaken the RJD chief's talk of Yadav unity in Bihar.

VARIETY

 |  Breaking views  |  2-minute read
Hindutva, VHP, Sakshi Maharaj, Pravin togadia

Population jihad: Togadia and Sakshi Maharaj get trashed on Twitter

The leaders have called for punitive action on Muslims if they gave birth to more than two children.

VARIETY

 |  Breaking views  |  3-minute read
ISIS, Human Rights, Syrian Refugees, Syria

Why I shared a horrific photo of a drowned Syrian child

Peter Bouckaert, director, Emergencies of Human Rights Watch on what could have been done to prevent such deaths.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Indian media, TV News

The unintended benefit of a guest appearance on TV

I have seen bitter foes become party pals shortly after a coincidental appearance on India's leading debate show.

POLITICS

 |  Rough Cut  |  3-minute read
Peter Mukerjea, Indrani Mukerjea, Sheena Bora

There's a bit of Sheena Bora in all our children

We fail our kids and we think they have failed us.