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Story Posted on 10-07-2017


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Photoshop, Fake news, Communal politics, West Bengal

Nupur Sharma getting booked for using Gujarat riots photo to 'Save Hindus' is a warning for BJP

Punishing her for pushing fake news or misrepresenting facts is a humbling exercise for the ruling party.


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Terror attack, Militant attacks, Kashmir, Anantnag

Attack on Amarnath yatra pilgrims is ugly politics of terror pushing Kashmir over the edge

Seven have died in what can only be termed a heinous assault on a religious procession that has great cultural significance for the Hindus.


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Bite of the Black Dogs, Indian Army

How my encounters with an Indian Army hero, a Kashmiri girl and an Afghan boy resulted in a novel

In my mind, the bite of those butterflies led me into writing Bite of the Black Dogs years later.


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The Economist, The New York Times, Narendra Modi

New York Times has a scathing editorial on ‘Modi’s strongman economics’

NYT minces no words when it says he’s ‘weakening India’s tolerant, secular character, the bedrock of a strong economy’.


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Alwar lynching, Modi, Bajrang Dal, Gau Rakshaks

No surprise, Chhattisgarh Sanskrit Board chairman rebukes Modi on gau rakshaks

He made calls to honour people who murdered 'cow killer' in Rajasthan.


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Modi government, CBI raids, P Chidambaram, CBI

Why we need a law to free CBI from government's grip

It is indeed ironical that the security agency is still governed by an outdated Act of Second World War vintage — the Delhi Police Establishment Act.


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Bihar alliance, CBI raids, Lalu Prasad Yadav, Nitish Kumar

7 reasons why Nitish Kumar must not surrender to BJP despite raids on Lalu

The Bihar CM and JD(U) chief has three options.


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Rollover, Mobile data, Post-paid, Bharti Airtel

Airtel will let post-paid users carry forward data and that's the way it should be

The telco's post-paid customers will find this move game-changing.


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Nitish Kumar, BJP, Opposition, Vice-President

What game are BJP and Opposition playing over vice-president’s election?

This time the Congress plans to announce the candidate first and NDA wants to go second.


 |  Gloves Off  |  4-minute read
Wimbledon, Tennis

Who coaches the Wimbledon greats?

Where the role becomes important is in ensuring the top gun is able to soak in every ounce of pressure and rise to the top in the finale.