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Trump, Modi, Hate Crime, Kansas shooting

Srinivas Kuchibhotla's murder should wake up Trump's NRI bhakts

This was the first reported 'racial bias-motivated' fatality after Donald Trump became US President.

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CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani, Censor Board, Lipstick under my burkha

Pahlaj Nihalani's issue with ‘lady-oriented’ films is why CBFC must be shut down

Refusing to certify Lipstick Under My Burkha because it dares to portray female sexual desires is problematic.

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Female genital mutilation

Clergy must nip practice of female circumcision in India

It is practised widely among the Bohra community, a sect of Shia Ismailis.

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Digital India, Waste Management

Digital India needs to make space for waste

The article is co-authored by Sriroop Chaudhuri and Mimi Roy.

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Medical science, Placebo, Homeopathy

India's govt not only believes in homeopathy, it spends money on it

From snake charmers, we have officially progressed to placebo peddlers.

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State bank of India, Fake currency, Demonetisation

Fake Rs 2,000 notes show India's economy needed churan, not demonetisation

It had the words 'Bharatiya Manoranjan Bank' printed on them instead of 'Bharatiya Reserve Bank'.

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Killing for Conservation, Kaziranga National Park

Exposing Kaziranga's 'untold secret' that government wants hushed up

BBC journalist’s film should alert tourists (inside and outside Assam) to move on from the 'exotic-endangered' animal fetish.