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International relations, Art

How India's artists changed international ties

We felt very fortunate to showcase our rich and diverse culture to the foreign dignitaries revealing the soul of our nation to them.


 |  School of Thought  |  9-minute read
Anandiben Patel, Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime Bill

Why Gujarat's anti-terror bill marks the beginning of a totalitarian regime in India

Legitimate concerns have arisen over the bill's contentious provisions that create a visible power imbalance that leaves much room for misuse.


 |  Simply Put  |  4-minute read
MS Dhoni, BCCI

Why the BCCI needs to give its players some rest

From overseas tours to the World Cup, the Indian team has had a jam-packed schedule.


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Sexuality, Nudity, Art

Why do you need naked women and sex to sell art in the West?

The image of women undressed can no longer provoke outrage, and art, in order to get noticed, must create controversy.


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Manipur killings, National security, Northeast India

Manipur ambush: The writing has been on the wall

The aggressive posturing of NSCN (K) and a 'new' umbrella group have been building up over the past few years.


 |  BREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES  |  5-minute read
Fundamentalism, Narendra Modi, International Yoga Day

How yoga ensures India appears divided

Making any issue a Hindu-Muslim one adds the necessary bitterness.


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Land Boundary Agreement, Sheikh Hasina, ModiInBangladesh

#ModiInBangladesh: How the LBA will provide a greater momentum to bilateral ties

Having delivered on the Land Boundary Agreement, India is hoping that this will consolidate relationship.


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Maggi, Celebrity endorsements

How Maggi became a bowl full of trouble for Amitabh Bachchan and other stars

The endorser has a duty to ensure that he was not party to a misrepresentation, even if there was no actual intent of falsity of the claim.


 |  Rough Cut  |  3-minute read
Hurriyat, Jammu and Kashmir, Syed Ali Shah Geelani

An open letter to Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Dear Geelani Sahab, feel free to leave anytime you like.


 |  Hello, Health  |  5-minute read
Maggi, FSSAI, Nestle, Maggi ban

Five facts you need to know about the Maggi row

We are simply missing the real 'issue' in the whole drama.