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Story Posted on 30-11-2016


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Homophobia, Hacked, Twitter, Rahul Gandhi

Sad some jokes on Rahul Gandhi's hacked Twitter account were homophobic

Anything that exists outside the heterosexual gender binary is 'weird' and is used as an insult in India.


 |  Grade Crossing  |  4-minute read
Nationalism, National Anthem

Are cinema halls any venues to display patriotism?

If I extend Supreme Court’s logic and sing the national anthem multiple times a day, will I get a Bharat Ratna?


 |  Angiography  |  5-minute read
Nationalism, Supreme Court, Patriotism, National Anthem

Sad if my love for India is measured over whether I stand up for the national anthem or not

Supreme Court’s ruling spells a death knell for the song written by Rabindranath Tagore, one of the fiercest ever critics of nationalism.


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Hindu Mahasabha, UPSC Topper, Love Jihad, Tina Dabi

Love jihad is the best reason why Tina Dabi should marry Aamir-ul-Shafi Khan

Hindu Mahasabha needs to take a chill pill and stop being such a party pooper.


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Nationalism, National Anthem

Why stop at cinema halls: 10 places where national anthem should be made mandatory

Take out 52 seconds for the nation every day and make India great again


 |  KOCH DIARIES  |  6-minute read
Kahaani 2, Vidya Balan

Why Vidya Balan is Hindi cinema's only hope (and not just for her acting skills)

None of our actresses today would have the guts to do what she has done.


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Sex workers, World AIDS Day

World Aids Day: Empowering women can control spread of HIV

Figures of new infections have declined; however, it would be foolhardy to take the numbers at face value.


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Electricity minister, Prank calls, Mimicry artist, Tamil Nadu

Hello, you fool: A mimic's phone call gets 29 babus transferred in Tamil Nadu

Some men just want to watch the world burn.


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Corruption, Black Money, Demonetisation

Demonetisation is a sacrifice of the poor to punish the rich

Just because the sin is ours doesn't mean the burden should be ours as well.


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Cash Chaos, Demonetisation

December 1 will be a crucial test for Modi's demonetisation drive

In the event of insufficient currency, the problem is likely to compound.