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Story Posted on 02-04-2015


 |  The Cynic  |  3-minute read
Hindutva, Narendra Modi

Our Modi’s 'tryst with destiny' speech

With wanderlust greater than any who have come before us, we pledge to greet those millions, in the furthest corners of the earth.


 |  Negative Universe  |  3-minute read
Ashok Khemka, IAS

Why I hope Ashok Khemka doesn't turn out to be another Gautam Goswami

The late officer was a celebrated civil servant lauded for his honesty like Khemka, but later landed in jail for embezzlement.


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Hindu Gymkhana, Pakistani Hindus

Do Mahesh and Pooja Bhatt know they visited a disputed Hindu heritage site in Pakistan?

The Hindu Gymkhana where ‘Daddy’ was staged is actually a minority property that was given away by former president Musharraf which the Hindus are fighting to get back.


 |  1-minute read
MyChoice, Respect2Protect

Cricket stars trump Deepika Padukone's #MyChoice with #Respect2Protect

Join Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri, Suresh Raina and Ambati Rayudu and sign the pledge.


 |  6-minute read
ISIS, Sufi, Jihad

A lesson for today's jihadis

It is time to recall the inclusive jihad of one of the most revered Islamic fighters of the 19th century - Imam Shamil, a Sufi preacher of the Naqshbandi order.


 |  1-minute read
Humour, Bollywood, Nandita Das

'Men are potential rapists.' Nandita Das gets trolled on Twitter

#NanditaDasQuotes emerges as the top trends of the day. The award-winning actress claims she was misquoted.

Mauka ad, Pakistan, India vs Australia, Shahid Afridi

You will not believe what Shahid Afridi did when India lost the Cricket World Cup 2015

Pakistani all-rounder sang "Mauka mauka"! Fans would agree he sang a much different tune in 2011.


 |  3-minute read
Zayn Malik

How a selfie made a monkey out of Zayn Malik

Selfie mania - the biggest addiction of the gadget freaks seems to be the newest threat for the celebrities.


 |  5-minute read
Vinod Kumar, Harrassment, Women

Why an airport official sexually harassing a woman is so infuriating

It was nobody’s business to interrogate the Bangalore woman who was on her way alone to Hong Kong in a way that borders molestation.

Yogi Adityanath, Laxmikant Parsekar, Racism, Sonia Gandhi

What is Modi's Mann Ki Baat on Giriraj Singh and Laxmikant Parsekar bigoted views?

Minister of state for micro, small and medium enterprises, the Goa CM and the controversial MP from Gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath have all been in the news for making racist and sexist comments.