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Story Posted on 27-12-2016


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Facebook Safety Center, Social media trolls, Bullying, Parenting

How our children can be safe on social media

Just because the bullying is happening online doesn't mean that they should ignore it.


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Christmas, Holidays revisited, Paris

Holidays revisited: Of miracles and a Christmas gone by

When wonderment, curiosity and awe still played a part in our lives.


 |  Mom-Noxious  |  4-minute read
Body Shaming, Islam, Mohammed Shami

No, seriously. Mrs Shami must never have worn that gown

Are Twitterati insane? Forget bigotry, this calls for a fashion revolution.


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Modi government, Maharashtra, Shivaji memorial

3,600cr for Shivaji statue is justified, shame on your outrage

It's actually praiseworthy that such a project is being made with no land to acquire either from the middle class or farmers.


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Cash Chaos, Narendra Modi, Demonetisation

Suleiman and Anwar discover demonetisation is not a failure, liberals are

Criticism of government policies by Left-leaning liberals may woo the studio audience, but at the grassroots, the BJP is still winning.


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Dhulagarh, West Bengal, Sudhir Chaudhary, Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee has no business filing FIRs against journalists

Does West Bengal want to be judged in the same category as say Chhattisgarh, or Jharkhand?


 |  PARIS DIARY  |  4-minute read
Pop music, George Michael

Thank you, George Michael, for the music and my glory years

He was far from done.


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Bangladesh, Daesh

Rise of women suicide bombers in Bangladesh should worry India

It is a matter of time before this alien terror - unleashed by Daesh - crosses borders.


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Akbar, Shivaji, Maharashtra, Shivaji statue

Shivaji statue is a sad excuse to divide India

If only we could imbibe the true spirit of our great rulers rather than use their greatness to win vote banks.


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Music, George Michael

What George Michael meant to me

The pop star was our connect to the West.