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OPEN TO OPINION

Story Posted on 23-08-2016

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Hurriyat, Burhan Wani, Kashmir

Kashmir unrest is directed against a false enemy

Rhetoric with radicalism being romanticised has destroyed the state.

SPORTS

 |  Grade Crossing  |  4-minute read

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Sri Lanka, LTTE, Rajiv Gandhi

When I heard LTTE forces order Rajiv Gandhi's assassination

I checked with my Sri Lankan Tamil sources who said the then PM would be killed in keeping with Prabhakaran’s style.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Indian penal code, Section 124-A, Ramya, Sedition

If Ramya can be charged with sedition why not PM and others?

Modi government has scrapped 1,159 obsolete laws, so why not the utterly misused section 124-A?

MONEY

 |  2-minute read
7th Pay Commission, Arun Jaitley, GST

The promise of GST: Soaring revenue and stable prices

The new tax regime is expected to boost economic growth by 2020.

ART & CULTURE

 |  6-minute read
Photography, Raghu Rai

10 stunning portraits of Indian legends by Raghu Rai

[Book extract] The truth that lies beneath the public face is what makes a person interesting to me, and consequently makes for a compelling portrait.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Muslims, Mohan Bhagwat, RSS

RSS wants Hindus to stay worried about Muslim population

Sangh Parivar even had to issue a clarification on Mohan Bhagwat’s statement in Agra.

VARIETY

 |  1-minute read
Norway, Scotland

Meet the Scottish king penguin who has just been made Brigadier

Sir Nils Olav 'mans' a unit for the Norwegian King's Guard and inspects soldiers when they visit him at Edinburgh Zoo!

POLITICS

 |   Long-form
Kanhaiya Kumar, Sedition

Ramya doesn't deserve sedition; India must throw the law out

If the British who imposed it on us did away with it, we must follow suit as well.

SPORTS

 |  6-minute read
Dipa Karmakar, Rio Olympics 2016, Vijay Goel

Athletes didn't shame India at Olympics, our sports minister did

Vijay Goel is singularly unfit to lead a revamp of sports in the country.