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Rape trials, Chandigarh, Dera Sacha Sauda, Gurmeet Ram Rahim

Gurmeet Ram Rahim followers threatening violence over rape verdict is worrying

This is exactly why militant cults – of which Dera Sacha Sauda is a glowering example – must never be allowed to flourish in the first place.

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Leak, Hotstar, HBO, Game of Thrones

Was Game of Thrones season 7 episode 4 leaked for love?

Here's what breached HBO's high-security firewalls.

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Sex Change, Kerala, Marriage, Transgender

Woman who was man to marry man who was woman is not just a story of overcoming odds

Aarav Appukuttan and Sukanyeah Krishna found love in the unlikeliest of places, a hospital.

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Supreme Court, Breaking news, Media misreporting, Triple Talaq

What the initial confusion about triple talaq verdict says about Indian media

The urge for breaking news overlooks complete fact-checking and the whole story.

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Donald Trump, US, Solar eclipse

Stunning images of solar eclipse will take your breath away

Even US President Trump couldn't resist taking off his glasses for a brief moment and looking at the sun directly.

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Toilet Ek Prem Katha, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Akshay kumar, Twinkle Khanna

Twinkle Twinkle, privileged star: Why open defecation tweet hit the fan

Humiliation, instead of education, seems to be the driving force in the campaign for cleanliness.

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Safai karamcharis, Swacch Bharat, Delhi, Manual scavenging

Sewage workers dying in Delhi shows how little we value human lives

10 deaths in about a month, latest in a national capital hospital, are nothing but institutional murder.

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Kerala, Love Jihad, Chemmeen

If Malayalam classic Chemmeen were made today, it would be banned for glorifying ‘love jihad’

The 1965 film would cause the Sangh Parivar to take major umbrage at its inter-faith romance.

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Oxygen, Children, Gorakhpur, Healthcare

Gorakhpur tragedy exposes the rot in India's healthcare system

A look at the health scenario across the country paints a sorry picture.