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Story Posted on 15-04-2017


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Bombing, ISIS, Afghanistan-US

What US is trying to say by dropping 'mother of all bombs' in Afghanistan

A message is being sent out and it has three aspects.


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Atheism, God, Hinduism

Can I be a Hindu and still an atheist?

Keep calm (about Hinduism) and ask Devdutt.


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K Chandrasekhara Rao, Telangana, Muslims, Reservation

KCR's move to hike Telangana Muslim reservation quota reeks of desperation

What this also does immediately is to give the BJP an issue on a platter.


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ISI, Pakistan, Kulbhushan Jadhav

Why India is watching and waiting in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

The double spy game has raised the stakes.


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Jared Kushner, Donald Trump

Donald Trump is ushering in an era of son-in-law diplomacy

Reports suggest that Jared Kushner will be helped by iconic CEOs like Bill Gates, Elon Musk to help find solutions.


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Social Media, Smartphone, Kashmir crisis

How Kashmiris are using phone cameras to tell the world of atrocities by security forces

In 1990s, most human rights abuses went unnoticed and underreported. These days, massacres are being recorded and uploaded.


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Koel Purie, Facebook, Social Media

The upside and downside of social media

The problems arise when we start buying other people’s string of fairytale moments as their uninterrupted reality.


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World Culture Festival, National Green Tribunal, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Art of Living

Yamuna floodplain damage: Exposing Art of Living's art of lies

I would recommend that someone from AOL take the trouble to read the NGT expert panel's report in its entirety before commenting on its contents.


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Kashmir, Indian Army

Indian Army’s use of civilian as human shield was illegal, but was it effective?

Rules of engagement for the armed forces are clear: First warn, then fire for impact.