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Story Posted on 14-05-2016

POLITICS

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Vedanta, Tribal Rights, Niyamgiri Hills

Niyamgiri adivasis' victory against Vedanta is a landmark for land rights in India

Despite the atmosphere of intimidation and fear, the tribals have preserved their resilience and love for nature.

POLITICS

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Gaya Road Rage, Jungle Raj, Tejashwi Yadav

4 times Tejashwi Yadav made a mockery of himself and Jungle Raj

Bihar's real loss is that it has a deputy CM who thinks he can defend an act like murder.

POLITICS

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Judicial Accountability, Lokpal Act, Corruption, Choppergate

Politicians just love to fight over corruption, not against it

On the occasion of Choppergate, it's time to pay homage to India's collective anger against the malaise.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, BJP, Somalia, Kerala Polls

Modi's Somalia barb will hurt BJP's chances in Kerala

A PM is expected to connect with people and not belittle their achievements and taunt their failures.

POLITICS

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Left parties, BJP, LDF, Kerala Polls

Kerala polls: LDF has a shot, but Chandy may spring a surprise

With BJP in the mix, this looks like the most interesting election in the state's recent history.

POLITICS

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Indian Judiciary, Indian Courts, Defamation

Defamation judgment shows India's courts put failed writers to shame

When the common man in a semi-literate country awaits justice, should lawmakers indulge in verbal diarrhoea?

POLITICS

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Justice For Aditya, Nitish Kumar, Jungle Raj, Rajdeo Ranjan

Journalist Rajdeo Ranjan's murder is a death threat to Bihar media

It is a clear case of return of Jungle Raj.

ART & CULTURE

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Rekhta, Ghazal Usne Chherhi, Urdu

'Ghazal Usne Chherhi' brings Urdu, India's lost daughter, back to her roots

Rekhta's new book of poetry traces her lyrical journey of 1,000 years, and a Hindustani ancestry we can no longer deny.

POLITICS

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Indian media, NITI Aayog, Narendra Modi, Modi Sarkar

Modi has turned India's fortunes, but media won't show it

For news channels, it's all about controversies to push the TRP ratings.

HUMOUR

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Kings XI Punjab, IPL, Sachin Tendulkar, Preity Zinta

[Satire] Preity Zinta now abuses Sachin Tendulkar

The KXIP owner says she is unbiased in her criticism.