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Story Posted on 15-06-2017


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Fake news, India pakistan border, Ministry of home affairs

Ministry of utmost silliness: MHA's border gaffe is hardly unexpected

Misinformation, Photoshop and WhatsApp are the preferred tools of this government and its supporters.


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IndVsPak, IndVsBan, Champions Trophy 2017

Champions Trophy: Bangladesh thrashed, brace for the epic India-Pak showdown

Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli lead the way for the Men in Blue.


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President of India, 2017 Presidential Elections

Presidential election 2017: Why BJP will give these four Opposition choices a pass

The ruling party wants to ensure that the president be elected not just by consensus but also minus any controversy.


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Giphy, Emoji, Messenger, Facebook

On the 30th birthday of GIFs, Facebook rolls out a nice surprise

GIFs were invented on June 15, 1987, by Steve Wilhite.


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SBI, Bad loans, Vijay Mallya, NPAs

RBI hauling up 12 mega defaulters is only the beginning of a long NPA battle

The total amount of NPA in the case of these 12 listed corporate defaulters is almost Rs 175,000 crore, but it's only a fraction of the actual amount.


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Women's Empowerment, Hindutva, Sadhvis, Hindu Rashtra

Meet the hate-spewing, violent face of women's empowerment in 'Hindu Rashtra'

Far removed from the real hurdles that confront women, these sadhvis mirror the intolerance in a much-overt communal war.


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Cow Vigilantism, Cow protection, Gau Rakshaks, Cow politics

Corporate 'gau rakshaks': How India Inc is milking the CSR cow

It's a national 'moo-vement', really.


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BJP, AYUSH, Pregnancy

Should pregnant women avoid non-vegetarian food and sex? A doctor explains

Some guidelines and evidence-based suggestions for men too.


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Crop Damage, Farmers, Mangoes

These mango farmers from Tamil Nadu are an example for the rest of India

Scientists working with Jain Irrigation Systems in Coimbatore invested 20 years to develop a system which has led to yields going up by four times.


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Google, Novalauncher, Supermario, Apps

Why these 5 apps are worth downloading on your Android phone

Let's make life easier.