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Story Posted on 23-07-2015


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Indian penal code, Telangana, Corporal punishment

Spare the rod, love the child

If unbuttoning Gurpreet's trousers would make all homework shirkers fall in line or risk being shamed, so be it.


 |  Why bother with Sanskrit?  |  5-minute read
Sujoy Ghosh, Indra, Ahalya

The story of Ahalya and Indra: Was it really adultery?

The law books of ancient India blame the man squarely, on the assumption that all women are seductive, but the man is culturally responsible.


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Swati Maliwal, Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Najeeb Jung

Is Najeeb Jung getting too big for his boots?

By creating hurdles in the functioning of Kejriwal government, the L-G is pandering to the wishes of the BJP government at the Centre.


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Bhagat Singh, Chandrashekhar Azad, Ajay Maken

Does Ajay Maken not know the difference between Bhagat Singh and Chandrashekhar Azad?

Senior Congress leader put the party in a major embarrassment.


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RK Pachauri, Sexual harassment, Teri

RK Pachauri gets the boot, finally! Twitter reactions

The climate scientist, who has been accused of sexual harassment by his junior colleague, was removed from the post of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) chief. He has been replaced by Ajay Mathur.


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AAP, Najeeb Jung, Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal

How Modi is helping Kejriwal by holding a grudge against AAP

While Delhi chief minister is playing the game like an ace politician, the Centre is allowing L-G Najeeb Jung to jostle with him like a typical babu.


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Shashi Tharoor, Colonialism

Why Shashi Tharoor is right on Britain's colonial debt to India

Each point made by the Congress MP is valid - though he does commit two small errors.


 |  Thinking Deva  |  2-minute read
Virat Kohli, Team India, Amit mishra

Why Amit Mishra is a great choice for Team India. Twitterati think so too

His teasingly flighted deliveries have ensnared many a batsman over the years as has his deadly googly.


 |  Below The Belt  |  5-minute read
Relationships, Marriage, Infidelity

Why Indian women cheating more is actually a good thing

Is the narrow lakshman rekha of a woman’s life no longer enough to tame her into sexual subordination?


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RK Pachauri, Sexual harassment

What Pachauri’s return to work means to women employees

The sexual harassment law, which was meant to protect the victim, has, in this case, ended up protecting the culprit.