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Story Posted on 01-02-2016

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Caste Politics, Smriti Irani, Sushma Swaraj, Rohith Vemula

Sushma Swaraj is imitating Smriti Irani and looking ridiculous

Like the HRD minister, her rebuttal of Rohith Vemula's caste status has only reinforced the RSS-BJP's political obsessions and beliefs.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Aylan kurdi, Syrian refugee crisis, Ai Weiwei

Story behind Ai Weiwei's Aylan Kurdi image and interview

Much of the outrage at AWW’s pose comes from believing that that one image is all he has to offer.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Cricket, World T20, Stuart Broad, Yuvraj Singh

Stuart Broad swears to bowl a maiden to Yuvraj Singh

[Satire] Says it will help heal old scars

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, Delhi Government, AAP, Arvind Kejriwal

Why Kejriwal's first year as Delhi CM was a flop show

Instead of focusing on governance and spending more time in the capital, the Delhi CM is busy politicking in other parts of the country.

POLITICS

 |  BREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES  |  4-minute read
Trupti Desai, Religion, Shani Shingnapur

Why women shouldn't fight for entry to Shani temple

This demand for religious rights only reinforces the belief that religion matters.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Subhas Bose, Mukherjee Commission, Netaji Files

Why was UPA government hell-bent to 'kill' Netaji?

[Part I] It rejected the Mukherjee Commission report which said Subhas Chandra Bose didn't die in the alleged plane crash in 1945.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Growing Pangs  |  4-minute read
Books, JK Rowling, Harry Potter

Harry Potter casts a new spell on the internet and how

In its new format, Pottermore is more of a site that will keep Potterheads up to date with wondrous news of the wizarding world.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Women Rights, Ramayana, Lord Ram

Lord Ram to be 'sued' for being cruel to Sita: Did Hanuman have visa, Twitter asks

The complainant cited it as a case of non-cognisable offence committed by the Hindu cultural hero.

POLITICS

 |  10-minute read
Women, Relationships, Marriage

How Indian women misuse the law for divorce

At times, the society sees only one side of the narrative and is quick to judge the husband.

POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Xi Jinping, Defence, China, PLA

China reorganising military, does Modi have a plan?

The new Strategic Support Force's goal is to prepare Beijing to fight the war of the future.