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Story Posted on 01-09-2016

POLITICS

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Arvind Kejriwal, AAP, Sandeep Kumar, Sex Scandal

Why politicians being caught in sex scandals is no longer surprising

It seems Arvind Kerjiwal's 'hot and sweet' promise has gone sour.

POLITICS

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Arvind Kejriwal, Sandeep Kumar, AAP

Sacking Sandeep Kumar was a political necessity for AAP

With Punjab and Goa polls coming up, the party wants to give the impression that it follows zero intolerance to corruption.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Sex Scandal, Arvind Kejriwal, Sandeep Kumar

15 major sex scandals in Indian politics

Sacked AAP minister Sandeep Kumar is not the only one to have committed such 'acts of indiscretion'.

POLITICS

 |  Line of Sight  |  9-minute read
Arms & Ammunition, Indian Air Force, 1965 India-Pakistan War

How an ex-Nazi arms dealer sold fighters to India and Pakistan during an arms embargo

Although New Delhi was apparently unaware of the deals with Islamabad, the Indian Navy was in the know of this subterfuge.

POLITICS

 |  Know Your Enemy  |  4-minute read
Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa's canonisation: Why must India pay to have ministers holiday?

I hope each of those flying to the Vatican this weekend, will choose not to have Indian citizens pay for it.

ART & CULTURE

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Dalits, Carnatic Music, TM Krishna

Cultures are not bound by lines we draw on a map: TM Krishna's Magsaysay address

'Democracy demands that society's wealth, physical and cultural, be shared with openness, respect and love.'

POLITICS

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Missionaries of Charity, Mother Teresa

What Mother Teresa taught me about life and other lessons

There was something divine about her smile and seeing her happy and content which made others forget their pain.

MONEY

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FICCI, Monsoon, India Growth

Is India's economic growth at mercy of the rains?

The monsoons are at the back of a FICCI survey that fuels this optimism.

VARIETY

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Idea, Vodafone, Airtel, Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Ambani may be Baatman. Reliance Jio just saved us from our phone bills

He delivered the death knell, the choke-slam, the Virat Kohli to network providers in India.

POLITICS

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RSS, Rahul Gandhi

Why Rahul is now ready to face trial for 'RSS killed Gandhi' remark

Congress is trying hard to reclaim lost ground and win back the support of minorities and other groups that have deserted it.