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Story Posted on 29-08-2017

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Dera Sachcha Sauda, Ram rahim verdict, Gurmeet Ram Rahim, Honeypreet Insan

Why the hullabaloo over Honeypreet, rape convict Ram Rahim's adopted daughter?

She may succeed as chief of Dera Sacha Sauda.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Jayalalithaa, Cauvery water dispute, EPS, OPS

Busy with infighting, OPS and EPS ignored 5 burning issues in Tamil Nadu

The state is on a downward spiral.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Accidents, Kaifiyat Express, Kalinga Utkal Express, Indian Railways

​Shoddy control, speed mania cause rail accidents, not lack of funds

Human errors happen at lower levels, so investing in hard-working on-track operation staff can save lives and money.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  4-minute read
Weight gain, Heart Attack, Health, Fat

Why are we so afraid of fats?

Eliminating them from the diet can do more harm than good.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Bawana, AAP, Arvind Kejriwal, Bawana by-polls

Why Bawana by-poll win is no comeback for Arvind Kejriwal

The victory at a local election is a signal to the AAP finding favour with voters across the capital is both preposterous and exaggerated.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Mumbai, Rain Hosts, Floods, Mumbai Rains

Mumbai rains drowning the city: Rescue lines open on Twitter

Mumbaikars, under the hashtag “Rain Hosts”, have been tweeting their locations and addresses and inviting the ones who are stranded outside.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Ban, Internet, Haryana, Rules

Centre framing rules to legitimise internet shutdowns is problematic

Despite promoting 'Digital India', Modi government is quietly bringing in laws that threaten the foundations of democracy.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
JNU, ABVP, JNUSU elections

Why ABVP is the only hope to remake JNU in the true nationalist spirit

University political culture is on decline and competitive radicalism has reduced protests to predictable rituals.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Women Empowerment, Domestic abuse, Section 498a, Marital Rape

Centre saying marital rape mustn’t be criminalised to save institution of marriage is terribly regressive

Government’s hiding behind ‘misuse’ of Section 498A of IPC shows it has no understanding of consent, mutual respect and equality within marriage.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
UIDAI, PAN, Supreme Court, Aadhaar

Right to privacy is great, but what happens to Aadhaar now?

The ‘deadline’ for linking UID to PAN is August 31, but is it even legal?