Story Posted on 03-03-2015


 |  3-minute read
Drought, Delhi, Sao Paulo, Water scarcity

Why Delhi can face a São Paulo like drought

Water shortage is a silent time bomb we are squatting on, almost clueless of its existence.


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Yoga, Sexuality

Sex and the yogi

Does yoga reduce rape or does it enhance the chances of it? Centuries of celibacy attempts and spurious gurus gone wrong stand testimony.


 |   Long-form
India, Maithripala Sirisena, Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka-China Relations

Why China is worried by the regime change in Sri Lanka

China's concerns would include recouping its close relations with Sri Lanka under President Sirisena lest it loses its strategic gains made under the erstwhile president.


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Corruption, Delhi elections, Prashant Bhushan, Yogendra Yadav

Five reasons why we need #UnitedAAP

If Yogendra Yadav and Prashant Bhushan are sidelined, BJP and Congress's charge of the AAP being an Arvind Kejriwal show, would be vindicated.


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Sexual harassment, Rape, No Country for Women

This happened to me: Why this is no land for Nirbhaya

I have tried to look at this incident objectively, in light of the various claims made by many people, that a woman is responsible for instigating an act of rape.


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Social Media, Arvind Kejriwal, Aam Aadmi Party

How Ram Subramanian changed AAP and how AAP changed him

The brain behind AAP's innovative #VelfieforKejriwal campaign recollects his eventful journey with the party.


 |  Breaking views  |   Long-form
Muslims, Cruelty To Animals, Cow Slaughter, Beef Ban

Don't ban beef in my name, please

A Twitter rant following the clearance of Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill.


 |  Inside Stuff  |  2-minute read

Cricket commentary has become a platform for showing off

Wouldn't it be better if focus shifted from knowledge sharing to relaxed engagement, informed opinion and information?


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Vegetarianism, Animal Cruelty, Beef Ban

Our ancestors ate beef. So what?

Knowing these facts about classical Hinduism never hurt anybody's belief today or in the past.


 |  Breaking views  |  1-minute read
Cow Slaughter, Devendra Fadnavis, Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill, Beef Ban

Beef ban: Twitter responds to Maharashtra CM's "dream"

Devendra Fadnavis is thrilled that President Pranab Mukherjee gave his assent to the Maharashtra Animal Preservation (Amendment) Bill today, but not everyone shares his enthusiasm.