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Story Posted on 19-08-2016


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Arun Jaitley, Inflation, Narendra Modi

With aggressive inflation targeting, Modi has snubbed Sangh Parivar

The prime minister is well aware of the political risks of price rise.


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BJP, Arun Jaitley, Narendra Modi

Two tweets that embarrassed BJP in three days

Sadly, neither Modi nor Jaitley has accepted his mistake.


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Rio Olympics 2016, Social Media, NDTV, PV Sindhu

PV Sindhu won the badminton gold, at least for this TV news channel

How to explain this bizarre though very optimistic news, er well before the match got over?


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Sakshi Malik, Sultan

Sultan's Aarfa was a tribute to the Sakshis of Indian wrestling

It is high time the daughters of the soil are given the same respect as the sons of the soil.


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Taxation, GST Bill

What needs to be done to get GST right

The model law is an intimidating piece of legislation.


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PV Sindhu, Rio olympics

Behind PV Sindhu's success is the man who worked hard for it all

In the quintessential guru-shishya tradition, Pullela Gopichand gave his best to nurture this unique talent.


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Sakshi Malik, PV Sindhu, Rio 2016, Women

PV Sindhu and Sakshi Malik win, and our neighbourhood Auntyji retires

Some girls are just not fair-skinned. They build muscle. They hurt. They bleed. And they shine.


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Wrestling, Rio Olympics 2016

This Japanese wrestler's reaction to winning gold in Rio Olympics is priceless

21-year-old Risako Kawai was evidently too fired up.


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Kashmir, Amnesty International

Kashmiri hip-hop artist MC Kash on how Bangalore Police threatened him with jail

I asked the crowd to observe a moment's silence for what is currently happening in Kashmir.


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Kashmir, Narendra Modi, Balochistan

By talking about Balochistan, Modi has put both Pakistan and China on notice

The PM's remarks suggest India will adopt a muscular policy when its sovereignty and territorial integrity are at stake.