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Story Posted on 08-09-2017

VOICES

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Protests, Not In My Name, Gauri Lankesh

Arguing that a group loses right to protest because it hasn’t protested over another is absurd

History is full of examples where protests over a single instance of injustice have led to a massive transformation in society.

POLITICS

 |  Know Your Enemy  |  1.33 minutes watch-minute read
Gender Equality, Gender Equality, General Bipin Rawat, Indian Army

Inducting women soldiers into the Indian Army is a historic step

This move will have far-reaching consequences in terms of shattering the glass ceiling in defence.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Fashtag  |  4 minutes watch-minute read
Feminism, Feminism, Gender Inequality, Meryl Streep

The deleted scene from 'Devil Wears Prada' strikes a chord with every successful woman

Many professional women across the world have faced somewhat similar situations.

VARIETY

 |  12-minute read
Republic TV, Press Freedom, Gauri Lankesh, Shehla Rashid

Opinions split over Shehla Rashid’s outburst at Republic TV journalist

Media's response has ranged from overt condemnation to effusive praise of the student politician.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Ravindra Gaikwad, Air India, No fly list, Aviation

Centre's no-fly list to check misbehaviour could be a double-edged sword

The move is highly susceptible to governmental curbs on dissenters' right to travel freely.

POLITICS

 |  Eye In The Sky  |  4-minute read
Snehesh Philip, Arnab Goswami, Republic TV, Shehla Rashid

Shehla Rashid asking journalist to leave press conference is a sign of our times

The young girl chose the channel that she wanted "thrown out" even as she spoke right into their camera.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Indian media, Women journalists, Gauri Lankesh

Gauri Lankesh's murder marks the end of an era of Indian journalism

Assaults have almost become a part of the job, but murder is a new and more worrying trend.

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Gauri Lankesh, Journalism, Republic TV, Shehla Rashid

Was Shehla Rashid wrong in asking Republic TV reporter to 'get out'?

Some felt it was hypocritical. Others, necessary.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Narendra Modi, Hindutva, Demonetisation, Congress

India is seeing swadeshi fascism knocking at its doors

Unity of secular forces alone can help defeat BJP.

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Specifications, Price, Smartphone, Note 8

Samsung Galaxy C8: When will it hit Indian market?

It's the tech giant's third dual camera phone in less than a month.