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Story Posted on 29-07-2017

POLITICS

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Caste Politics, Ram Manohar Lohia, Janata Party, Congress

5 reasons behind fall of socialists in India

Once, they had a strong base among the middle class, working class and thinking class. What they couldn’t generate was leadership to keep this support intact.

POLITICS

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Lynchings, Vigilantism, Politics, Anti-national

Problem with nationalism is that it’s foreign and imported

It must smell of our soil, our air, our water, our imagination, our spirit. And when I look for things of that sort, it is very little that comes to mind or to hand.

POLITICS

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Corruption, Modi government, Nawaz Sharif, Panama Papers

Nawaz Sharif ouster: India rewards Panama Papers accused as rest of the world punishes them

Amitabh Bachchan has been hired by the Modi government to promote GST.

POLITICS

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Hindutva, Social Media, Caste system, RSS

How RSS is spreading its wings across India (with Hindu Rashtra on agenda)

It aims to reach every basti with five activities, and believes the primary goal of establishing the India of their choice will be achieved by growing in strength.

POLITICS

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BJP, NDA, J Jayalalitha, AIADMK

With Bihar secured, BJP sets sights on Tamil Nadu

Political infighting within the AIADMK has given ample opportunity to other parties to spread their agenda.

POLITICS

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Tejaswi Yadav, Rahul Gandhi, Saif Ali Khan, Kangana Ranaut

Saif, Kangana, Tejaswi - Suleiman and Anwar discuss nepotism in India

'Sure, nepotism and dynasty have their downside but see how well it works in Indian politics.'

VARIETY

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Superstition, Guru Nanak, Sikhism

How young Sikhs are driven to superstition

Here's a revealing anecdote about irrational notions.

ART & CULTURE

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Bollywood, Madhur Bhandhakar, Indu Sarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is the most opportunistic film-making but one that needs to be watched

The movie talks about freedom which remains in peril even today.

POLITICS

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Doklam, Xi Jinping, Beijing, Indo-China

Why India needs to engage China in more creative ways

Can understanding China help us stop being a mimic edition to the West?