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Story Posted on 26-06-2015


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Hockey World League, Antwerp, India-Pakistan Hockey

Why India-Pakistan hockey match is more thrilling than when the two play cricket

The two Asian nations still display the fast-paced free-flowing game that makes it a spectacle for fans.


 |  Miscellany  |  2-minute read
USA, LGBTQ, Gay marriage

Eight takeaways from US legalising gay marriage and why it's historic

This is by far the most far-reaching ruling in the history of gay rights cases in America, or anywhere else in the world for that matter.


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Gay marriage, Homosexuality, SCOTUS

#LoveWins: As America legalises gay marriages. Twitter brings out the rainbow

With the ruling, same-sex marriage will become legal in all 50 states.


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Kathmandu, Nepal Earthquake

How Nepal politicians can use earthquake to bring stability

The establishment should apply the sense the national solidarity to manoeuvre through sticky issues plaguing the Himalayan nation.


 |  Sour Grapes  |  2-minute read
Test Cricket, Cricket Australia, Sachin Tendulkar

What a godawful way to mock Sachin

Why the poll to declare Tendulkar the Test cricketer of the 21st century is a masterful trick to exclude the Indian great from the cream of the mid-20th century.


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Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Lalit Modi, Vasundhara Raje, Sushma Swaraj

Ironic how Modi's biggest critics from BJP are under fire now

Though Irani, Swaraj, Raje or Chouhan may not have resigned, their position has certainly become untenable.


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Animal Cruelty, Yulin Dog Meat Festival

How pole dancers are challenging China's dog slaughtering festival

A photo feature by members of China’s National Pole Dancing Team and dance troupe Pole 11 aims to raise awareness about the cruelty meted out to dogs during the controversial Yulin festival.


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Relationships, Child sexual abuse

Child sexual abuse: On bittersweet laughter

The survivor chronicles, part 14.


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BJP, Narendra Modi, Muslims

What choices Muslims have under Modi government

If the community has to come out of the current morass and abyss, this is the opportune time to make a fresh start.


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Animal conservation, Tigers, Purulia Leopard death

Why I'm blaming you for lynching, killing and mutilating Purulia leopard

Dear reader, write. Blog. Tell the government wildlife matters. Make yourself count.