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Story Posted on 17-07-2015


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Bollywood, SS Rajamouli, Baahubali

Will Baahubali be hailed as one of India's greatest films?

For every naysayer, there seem to be at least ten others who show us how it's not just a movie, but a phenomenon.


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Rajiv Malhotra plagiarism

Why the Hindu nationalist is a shoddy scholar

Rajiv Malhotra's defence in response to the accusations of plagiarism shows he is not interested in serious inquiry but merely has a political axe to grind.


 |  Below The Belt  |  4-minute read
Sexism, Women in politics

Why India likes to lust after a 'sexy' woman in politics

Is looking appealing a taboo if it works in cinema?


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PDP, Modi government

How PDP is being martyred by Modi government

If the Centre doesn't announce an economic package for J&K soon, the alliance can take a turn for the worse.


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University College London, Mathematics, Hannah Fry

How maths can help us find true love

There may be no perfect formula but it doesn't mean there are no answers.

Crocodile spotted in Goa, Morjim Beach

Revealed: What the crocodile on Goa beach was actually thinking

All the poor fellow wanted to do was party, like everyone else.


 |  Ed Hoc  |  3-minute read
Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Shah Rukh Khan, Raees

Shah Rukh's bittersweet Eidi to Bajrangi Salman: I'm back

A Gujarati-Muslim bootlegger openly flaunting his religion and his disregard for the law in Modi land - King Khan proves he can be politically incorrect.


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Eurozone, European Union, Sovereign default, Greek Crisis

In Greece, wise men speak and fools decide

Doesn't the tale of monastery-government nexus in Greece look like an umbilical twin of India’s Vadra-Adarsh scam?


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Banaras, Modi in Varanasi, Narendra Modi

How Modi failed the legacy that is Banaras

Little progress has been made towards the development of the PM's constituency at a basic level, let alone as a heritage city.

College Humour, Beauty, Body Shaming

Have we gone too far with photoshop?

Video by College Humour looks at how our concept of judging beauty is undergoing a huge transformation.