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Story Posted on 18-04-2017

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Muslims, Triple Talaq

The truth about Indian Muslims and divorce

A study published in 1996 sheds a different light on the issue of triple talaq.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Donald Trump, Immigration, Indian IT industry, H1B Visa

It's not just Donald Trump’s H1B executive order which will massively hit Indian tech sector

Indian IT firms such as TCS, Cognizant, Mphasis will be affected in the US, with even Australia overturning the 457 visa scheme.

VOICES

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Beef, Azaan, Social media Triple Talaq, Muslims

Every day Indian Muslims are being used as bait on social media to stir outrage

Don’t respond to any vexing issue at all.

POLITICS

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BJP vs AAP, Delhi, MCD polls

Press BSP to vote BJP: Delhi MCD election sees a different kind of tampering

BJP's pamphlet bears the elephant sign with a saffron swastika drawn on its back.

POLITICS

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Israel-Palestine conflict, Jingoism, Kashmir crisis

How Kashmir conflict is bringing out the worst in us

In gut-wrenching irony, it suits the ruling party of India to keep the issue on the boil, as it fans the nationalist upsurge that is key to its electoral prospects.

VARIETY

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Twitter, Extradition Treaty, Kingfishear Airlines, Vijay Mallya

When Vijay Mallya got arrested and gave everyone on Twitter a good time

But all excitement fizzled out as soon as there was a tweet from the 'man of the moment' himself.

POLITICS

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Social Media, Evan Spiegel, Snapchat

Oh, Snap! Mob judgments can do without Evan Spiegel's app

Why let facts come in the way of a good outrage, right?

POLITICS

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Pakistan, Donald Trump, Afghanistan-US

Can 'Mother of All Bombs' give birth to peace in Afghanistan?

It is shocking to see the US army using the 10,000 kg behemoth, costing $16 million apiece, to kill 100 guys holed-up in caves in distant Afghanistan.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |  7-minute read
Extradition Treaty, Corruption, Kingfisher Airlines, Vijay Mallya

Vijay Mallya ran from India under BJP's watch; Modi scores if he brings him back

His made-for-TV extradition saga will be the bull's eye for PM's anti-corruption narrative.

VARIETY

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BJP, Saffronisation of education, Rajasthan

Students in Rajasthan don't deserve the rubbish being peddled as education

The government must remember not to play with the future of children.