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Story Posted on 01-07-2016


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Muslims, Irrfan Khan, Ramzan

Irrfan Khan's views on Ramzan are sad and ignorant

It was a controversy that the Bollywood actor could well have avoided.


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Mayawati, BSP, UP Polls

High profile exits won't hurt Mayawati: BSP still in the game in UP polls

Less than ten days after SP Maurya's departure, another senior leader, RK Chaudhary, has left Mayawati's party.


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RK Chaudhry, Swami Prasad Maurya, Mayawati, UP Assembly Polls

High profile exits leave Mayawati sad and lonely ahead of UP polls

With Swami Prasad Maurya and RK Chaudhry leaving the party, the BSP supremo is being forced to recalculate her options.


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Tamil Nadu, Chennai Techie Murder

Will we ever know who killed the woman techie in Chennai?

For two hours her body was exposed on the platform. No one attended to her.


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Vadra land deals, Justice SN Dhingra Commission, Robert Vadra

Why did Justice SN Dhingra delay probe report in Vadra land deals?

Congress claims the panel head got undue favours from Haryana government in the name of paver blocks.


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Sikhs, BJP, AAP, Punjab Polls

How AAP, BJP, SAD are appropriating an iconic Sikh commander

A year before Punjab elections, Kejriwal, Modi and the Badals are in a fierce competition to lap up Baba Banda Singh Bahadar's legacy.


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Homophobia, Section 377, United Nations, LGBT rights

India knows no love, abstains at UN vote on LGBT expert

We can now safely brand ourselves 'homophobic', along with Russia, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.


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Odd-Even, Particulate matter, Air Pollution

Why India can't wish its air pollution crisis away

We need to adopt an energy system which is more efficient and has a sustainable mix of sources.


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Azadi, Graphic novels, Ulfat, Kashmir

Looking for Ulfat in Kashmir: The girl who wants to be free

She tried using colours once, but couldn't. The yellow and the orange didn't belong in her canvas. Loss is never colourful.


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Maneka Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Women and Child Development

Parliament's indifference towards children is shocking

Today, half of India's children are malnourished and crores of them are out of school.