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Story Posted on 26-10-2015


 |  22-minute read
Writers Protest, Dadri Murder, Sharmila Tagore

An open letter to Sharmila Tagore

This has been co-authored by Saswati Sarkar, Shanmukh and Dikgaj.


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UGC, HRD Ministry, Smriti Irani, Higher Education

How UGC is unfit to decide higher education policies

It is staffed by largely academic bureaucrats and other bureaucrats from other streams.


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MM Kalburgi murder, Nayantara Sahgal, Sahitya Akademi

What India's writers failed to achieve

Let us please not imagine a brave army of intellectual warriors standing against fascists.


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Cow Slaughter, Dadri Murder, Beef

How liberals are mocking the cow in their attack against Hindutva

Progressive Indians should include animals in their ambit of democracy and justice.


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Mann ki Baat, Nitish Kumar, Narendra Modi, Bihar polls

Bihar is now bringing the best (and worst) out of Modi

Is it an act of desperation or is the PM playing his trump card.


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Armed Forces, OROP

Why government can't afford to alienate armed forces

New Delhi needs to integrate the nation’s armed forces with itself.


 |  Below The Belt  |  3-minute read
Beti bachao, Sexual harassment, Rape

Gang-rape of 4-year-old: Does India not care?

Perhaps we have now come to accept that a girl is a fodder for male lust.


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Delhi Police, AAP, Arvind Kejriwal

Why Kejriwal hates Delhi Police so much

The AAP chief is setting a bad precedent by politicising a professional force.


 |  Angiography  |  5-minute read
Sexual Abuse, Child Rape, Castration

Castration for child rapists is as horrible as the crime itself

Let's never accept the fallacious argument that barbaric crimes need barbaric laws to counter them.


 |  Thinking Deva  |  3-minute read
Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni, Match Fixing, IndVsSA

Why I feel #IndvsSA match was 'fixed'

The way India lost looked fishy.