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OPEN TO OPINION

Story Posted on 01-03-2017

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Patriotism, National Anthem

Why I chose not to stand up for the national anthem in a cinema hall

I am also an anti-national in the neo-nationalism of the land, what will be done to me now?

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
UP Polls, Uttar Pradesh, Assembly elections 2017

If Modi is winning UP elections, why the language of desperation

Wasn't BJP really confident it would be smooth sailing this election?

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
National Food Security Act, NFSA, Maternity benefits, Maternity Benefit Scheme

Modi's recycled Maternity Benefit Scheme must labour for working mothers

Government mustn't mislead citizens into believing that efforts are being made to improving infant and mother mortality rates.

MONEY

 |  1.67 minutes watch-minute read
UP Polls 2017, BJP, GDP

Why GDP at 7% is good news for BJP

With two phases yet to go for UP polls, the surprising figure is sure to help the saffron party.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Gurmehar Kaur, Ramjas college

Circus around Gurmehar Kaur brought out all the clowns

This whole fracas has led to all kinds of nincompoops into the field.

HUMOUR

 |  2-minute read

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Assembly Polls 2017, Modi government, GDP, Demonetisation

How BJP proved in UP polls that demonetisation was a disaster

Assertions that notebandi will end black money and corruption from politics are in shreds.

VOICES

 |  3-minute read
JNU, Delhi University, ABVP

Why we should have a problem with those who say ''Bharat ke tukde honge'

A society like ours, with a horrific past, has to be very careful when such words are uttered.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh Elections, Assembly elections 2017

Why Akhilesh Yadav may have paved the way for BJP to win UP polls

The chief minister has already done much of the BJP’s work to alienate non-Yadav and non-Dalit Hindus.

LIFE

 |   Long-form
Health, Hypothyroidism, Body Shaming, Fat shaming

Why it took me two decades to stop hating my body

From wanting to disappear to getting angry with others and myself, my body image has taken me through several emotional tsunamis.