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Story Posted on 24-02-2016


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Kanhaiya Kumar, JNUSU, JNU Row

Modi's India is divided between 'patriot' and 'Pakistani'

It looks like a flag-waving rant is the acceptable badge of honour, and speaking out against xenophobia no longer an option.


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Occult, Witchcraft, Supernatural

Will haunted dolls, laughing skulls come live at India's first supernatural fest?

Together, they seem to have an eerie, watchful atmosphere.


 |  Macro Matters  |  5-minute read
Transportation, Suresh Prabhu, Indian Railways, Rail Budget 2016

Why the Indian Railways suffers

Populism, poor planning and execution of projects have plagued the transporter for years.


 |  Sour Grapes  |  3-minute read
Rajya Sabha, Mayawati, Rohith Vemula, Smriti Irani

Shame Smriti Irani didn't answer Mayawati in Rajya Sabha

The HRD minister needs to think hard about Rohith Vemula and why he chose to commit suicide.


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Indian Army, Patriotism, Nationalism, Army

Hitler came this way: Dangers of equating nationalism with loving your Army

Many countries have gone down that road before and ended in a pit.


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JNU, FTII, Modi government

FTII to JNU: BJP's Hindu politics has muddied the campus

They have spoiled the academic atmosphere of institutions, so much so that it has now started targeting its own people.


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Manchester united, Football, English Premier League, Leicester City FC

Why Leicester City is potentially the greatest modern day sporting tale

So will they/won't they win the English Premier League?


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Indian Army, JNU, Kashmir, Kashmir Militancy

Are we seeing a redux of 1990s militancy in Kashmir?

JNU azadi slogans are only symptoms of a disease that has its origins in the Valley.


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Constitution of India, Rajya Sabha, Smriti Irani, Sedition

Dear Smriti Irani, are politicians not political?

If discussions in political bodies are not politically motivated, will these be restricted to financial or spiritual motivations?


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Kashmir, Rohith Vemula, Indian Army, JNU

Heroes are not pawns: Army officer's daughter exposes pseudo nationals

'I love our defence force, but I'm critical about how it functions in Kashmir.'