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Story Posted on 14-10-2016


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Reform, India, Uniform Civil Code, Islam

Readers tell us if it is time for Indian Muslims to junk triple talaq

'It is nothing but continuous exploitation and gender discrimination under the guise of social orthodoxy.'


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UP Assembly Polls, Akhilesh Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav, Samajwadi Party

Will Mulayam Singh's remark on party's UP CM face trigger split in SP?

What the Samajwadi Party supremo does not realise is that analysts and pollsters see Akhilesh alone as the credible face of the organisation.


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Literature, Nobel Prize, Bob Dylan

Nobel for Bob Dylan brought back memories of a happy, fuzzy time

The Tambourine Man can indeed play a song for me. I'm not sleepy and there is no place I'm going to.


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Pakistan, BRICS

India needs to do a balancing act with Russia and China at BRICS Summit

New Delhi is banking on trade ties to isolate Pakistan in the region.


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Amit Shah, Modi government, India Today-Axis poll, UP Assembly Polls

If opinion poll is right, Modi doesn't need development promise to win UP

India Today-Axis pre-election findings may embolden BJP to push Hindutva in the state.


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Rape Culture, Patriarchy, Dismissed, Twitter

This viral tweet got many to open up about sexual assault they faced and how they were dismissed

Every response is both infuriating and horrifying.


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AAP, Congress, Captain Amarinder Singh, Punjab Polls

Congress' Captain Amarinder Singh looks most sustainable for Punjab

But Akali washout could be wishful thinking.


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Mythology, Wolverine, Narasimha, Hinduism

Can we say that Hinduism’s Narasimha is like Hollywood’s Wolverine?

Keep calm (about Hinduism) and ask Devdutt.


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Crime Against Women, Pallavi Purkayastha Murder, Monika Ghurde Murder

Why women like Monika Ghurde pay with their life for speaking up

Her rape and murder are a warning sign for a country where men dare think a woman needs to be taught a lesson if she says 'No'.


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Children, Indian ads, Pepe Jeans, Sexism

Disgusting ad, Pepe Jeans. Can't sell sexism to kids

You think brainwashing children to forced beautification helps your sales, eh?