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Story Posted on 25-08-2016

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Nawaz Sharif, India-Pakistan Relations, Balochistan, Narendra Modi

Modi's Balochistan salvo is part of his long-term Pakistan strategy

The prime minister has been able to isolate Islamabad completely in the international diplomatic circles.

POLITICS

 |  SITREP  |  4-minute read
Rajnath Singh, Burhan Wani, Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti exposes the patrons of violence in Kashmir Valley

The Jammu & Kashmir CM insists the issue requires a political solution which cannot be achieved through terror.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Kashmir, Rajnath Singh, Mehbooba Mufti

How hawkish Mehbooba hijacked dovish Rajnath’s press conference

The Jammu and Kashmir CM apparently lost her cool when a journalist said she had swapped roles and views with Omar Abdullah.

VARIETY

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Aliens, Proxima Centauri, Proxima b

[Historic] Earth may have a life sustaining cousin very, very close by

With the discovery of Proxima b, have we at last stumbled upon the answer to the, 'Are we alone in the universe' question?

POLITICS

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Hijab, France, Burkini ban

France's burkini ban is Taliban-style moral policing, with a twist

While the country is disrobing women in the name of liberation, its 'Asian counterpart' forced them to cover up.

POLITICS

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Guru Nanak, Manohar Parrikar, Pakistan

What you refer to as 'hell', Mr Parrikar, was also Guru Nanak's birthplace

I have no reason to be apologetic about my ancestral and cultural links to Pakistan just because our defence minister condemned it.

LIFE

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Health, Heart Attack

6 things to keep in mind when recovering from a heart attack

It is a warning sign and also an opportune time to re-evaluate and reassess your life.

LIFE

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Bhagavad Gita, Lord krishna, Janmasthami

When Lord Krishna came home as a dwarf

Is love that simple? But that's how Krishna lived, without a complaint.

LIFE

 |  Fortune Cookie  |  3-minute read
Food, Rashtrapati Bhavan, History

Around India's First Table serves Rashtrapati Bhavan's history in style

You'll get a sense of that joy of inheritance as you criss-cross decades on a guided tour of the book by Elizabeth Collingham.

POLITICS

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Beef, Mohammad Akhlaq, Non-vegetarianism

There's pleasure in biting into meat; but can you deny the violence?

Reading Han Kang's 'The Vegetarian' forces you to either arrive at or explain your moral position.