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Story Posted on 14-08-2017


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Rabindranath Tagore, Nationalism, Independence Day

India at 70: Tagore rejected 'nationalism' — and his worst fears have come true

A century later, his book 'Nationalism' reminds us: The nation is the greatest evil for the Nation.


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Yogi Adityanath, Kafeel Khan, BRD Medical College, Gorakhpur hospital tragedy

Gorakhpur hospital tragedy: 5 questions to ask those maligning Dr Kafeel Khan

Singling him out for the systemic rot in Indian healthcare is grossly unfair.


 |  Hello, Health  |  4-minute read
Indian Food, Indian Cuisine, Thali

The traditional Indian diet - we are doing something right

Here are my top five reasons for continuing to stick to the Indian thali, to stay healthy.


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Yogi Adityanath, Gorakhpur, Japanese encephalitis

3 lessons to learn from Gorakhpur tragedy (and none of them is about a disease)

Little children have to die in bulks - 17 in a day, please - to get our attention.


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BJP-RSS, Yogi Adityanath, Gorakhpur, Narendra Modi

Gorakhpur tragedy: When you say nothing at all, Prime Minister Modi

A satire in an hour of tragedy.


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Narendra Modi, Babri Masjid, LK Advani, Independence Day

India at 70: Khushwant Singh on why he shuns men like LK Advani

[Book excerpt] My disillusionment began when he started fouling the atmosphere of the country.


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Bollywood, SRK, Shah Rukh Khan

Can Shah Rukh Khan regain his superstar status despite Jab Harry Met Sejal flopping?

Don't bet on it. But don't rule it out.


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Sexism, Slut-shaming, Nudity, Esha Gupta

Esha Gupta's response to trolls who slutshamed her for posing nude is classic

India is home to many things. Respect for women is not one of them.


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Digital India , Demonetisation, Economic Survey

Economic Survey doesn’t admit to cash crunch post demonetisation

It shows the government is not troubled by the noteban, mounting NPAs and poor employment growth.


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Modi government, Hindutva, Hindu right, Independence Day

India at 70: Why the Right isn't always right

The more we segregate minorities, the more we make them feel cut off from the mainstream.