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Story Posted on 30-09-2015

ART & CULTURE

 |  Rough Cut  |  3-minute read
Talvar, Meghna Gulzar, Aarushi Talwar

Talvar makes us taste India's class war

In the thinly disguised version of Aarushi Talwar and Hemraj murders, Meghna Gulzar's film shows a cracked mirror to our suburbia.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Dadri, Digital India, Secularism, Hindutva

How Hindus killed a Muslim over beef and murdered India's secularism

The Dadri mob wanted Muslim blood, and whether the victim had eaten beef or mutton, or violated the codes of the Hindu-Rashtra-to-be, mattered little.

POLITICS

 |  1-minute read
Muslims, Beef, Dadri Murder

Sick priorities: India will kill a man to protect the cow

News of a 50-year-old man being a killed by a mob over rumours that his family had been storing and consuming beef at home is shocking.

POLITICS

 |  Negative Universe  |  2-minute read
Muslims, Beef, Dadri Murder

Will anyone in India ever dare to kill a beef-eating Hindu?

Who will tell the deceased's daughter that it's not cow meat that killed her father, but his religion?

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Dogras, Ladakh, J&K, Jammu and Kashmir

Indian media must stop selling J&K as Kashmir

When people in power repeatedly use irresponsible language and confuse geographies it's hard not to wonder if it is by design.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Women Health, Health, Cancer Awareness

Cancer awareness: We need to talk to about breasts first

Will we ever stop pretending that women have just a chest?

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Saudi Arabia, Ibn Saud

Why the House of Saud gets away with sex crimes and murder

The easy escape of prince Majed Abdulaziz Al-Saud, accused of rape, from US is proof that the royals know their way around the halls of power.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Amarinder singh, Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi, Congress

If Congress splits because of Rahul Gandhi: This is how it'll happen

Instead of having the desired effect, attempts at internal reforms have aggravated internal bickering in several states.

VARIETY

 |  Breaking views  |  1-minute read
Rajasthan, Wildlife

Sad! When a leopard got his head stuck while trying to drink water

The incident took place in Rajsamand, Rajasthan. Forest department officials helped relieve the animal.

POLITICS

 |  Punjabi Tadka  |  3-minute read
Sikhs, Akal Takht, Gurmeet Ram Rahim

How Akal Takht failed Sikhs to save Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Ahead of Punjab polls, sikh organisations are debating the issue of political interference into the working of the supreme body.