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Story Posted on 21-09-2017


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ISIS, Kerala, Shehla Rashid, Times Now

Why did Times Now flash photos of JNU students Shehla Rashid and Kanhaiya Kumar in a story about ISIS?

Is the news channel turning into the Indian version of the notorious Rwandan hate radio?


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GJM, Mamata Banerjee, Bimal Gurung, Darjeeling crisis

Darjeeling unrest: Did Bimal Gurung misread people's patience?

Sometimes doing nothing is the best you can do, just like Mamata Banerjee did.


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Lok Sabha, Narendra Modi, Sonia Gandhi, Women's Reservation Bill

Sonia Gandhi writing to PM Modi spells out bipartisan support for passing Women's Reservation Bill

Political buzz notwithstanding, 20 years have already been wasted by not seeing this crucial legislation through in Lok Sabha.


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Shorts, Salwar kameez, Women, Saree

Sari, salwar kameez or shorts: What must a modern Indian woman wear?

Let’s look at them as a symbol of feminism, freedom, self-expression and more.


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Lunatic, Mamata Banerjee, Durga idols, Durga

Why I think the site of an old asylum shouldn't be home to Mamata's Durga idols

When I would visit the old hospital site sometimes, dark forms would seem to flit behind the idols.


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Demonetisation, Manmohan Singh, Modi, Indian Economy

How PM Modi failed to prove 'hard work' is better than 'Harvard'

The Indian economy is in bad shape, savings are being ruined, jobs are down and so is growth.


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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Arvind Kejriwal, Kamal Haasan

Why Kamal Haasan is reaching out to Arvind Kejriwal

The south Indian actor wants to start a political party but is not keen on taking the electoral route.


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Sex, Extramarital affairs, Relationships, Marriage

6 basic reasons why women have extramarital affairs

Being in a marriage and seeking pleasure or companionship outside is not something a woman does just for fun.


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Shinzo Abe, Japan, Indian Railways, Bullet Trains

Is the bullet train the silver bullet to save the Indian Railways?

The Kakodkar panel pegged the cost of implementing safety measures at about Rs 1 lakh crore. Even a fraction of that money could not be arranged.


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Indigenous People's Front of Tripura, CPI(M), Gauri Lankesh, Tripura journalist murder

Tripura journalist's brutal murder shows political violence has broken all bounds in India

TV reporter Shantanu Bhowmik was covering the clashes between IPFT and TRUGP, when he was abducted and stabbed to death.