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Story Posted on 27-03-2017


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Champaran centenary, Satyagraha, Gandhi, British Raj

Remembering Gandhi's forgotten satyagraha to free bonded labourers from the British

Despite the NDA prioritising outreach to the diaspora, there are no state functions to mark the centenary of the abolition of the indenture system.


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Rajasthan, Rape Culture, Gulab Chand Kataria

Rajasthan minister questioning a gang-raped student's integrity is a pathetic reality of India

Another day, another asinine opinion on sexual violence from a man in authority.


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Beef Ban, Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath

Adityanath's crackdown on abattoirs puts UP in a dangerous place

The very fact that the state meat industry employs 15 million people should sound a word of caution.


 |  Between the Lines  |  5-minute read
Coimbatore Atheist Death, Religion, Atheists

As long as gods are used for votes, Indian atheists will get killed

But, as education and financial security increase, and religion continues to be a point of conflict, more citizens may take pride in mentioning 'no religion' as their religion.


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Blockade, Bandhs, BJP, Manipur

What has left Manipur's new CM so confused?

The BJP government is facing a 'bandh problem' in its second week itself.


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Hindutva, India Muslims, Uniform Civil Code

Three legislations by Modi government which expose its anti-minority stance

Enemy Property Bill attacks succession and property rights of Muslims; Uniform Civil Code attacks personal laws; Citizenship (Amendment) Bill attacks citizenship rights.


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Food, Health, Mushrooms

Diet rich with mushrooms can help fight every lifestyle disease

The wonder antioxidant covers everything from weight loss to cancer resistance, to even happiness.


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Smartphone, Iphone se, Motorola

Moto G5 Plus is way better than iPhone SE, if you're looking to spend 20k

It's not even a tough choice.


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Federalism, Assembly elections Results 2017

What election results 2017 mean for Centre-state ties

A recent McKinsey report forecasts that India’s growth will be driven by eight states.


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Afrophobia, Africans, Indian

Accusing Nigerians of cannibalism exposes the ugly Indian truth

Racial discrimination is just another manifestation of the deep-entrenched prejudice in the country.