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Story Posted on 13-10-2017

VOICES

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Sexual assault, Harvey Weinstein

Why did serial sexual assaulter Harvey Weinstein get away with settlements?

As a woman, I feel I am guilty too.

VOICES

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Dalits, Himachal Pradesh, Himachal Assembly polls

Why the Dalit factor matters more than ever in Himachal Assembly polls

They constitute nearly 25 per cent of the state's population.

POLITICS

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Nuclear Weapons, Kim Jong-un, North Korea, Donald Trump

Should the war of words between USA and North Korea worry us?

Nuke for nuke is not an answer.

VARIETY

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Cyberbullying, Free Speech, Time magazine, Gurmehar Kaur

Time magazine honouring Gurmehar Kaur shows conviction trumps cacophony

The DU student who was threatened for expressing her views is a role model for young Indians.

SCI-TECH

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Review, Review, Smartphone, Xiaomi

The Xiaomi MiMix 2 despite its flaws is a worthy buy

With its gold-plated camera rim, it looks like a premium device, worth the Rs 35,999 price tag.

VOICES

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OROP, Government, Armed Forces

Why downgrading the military will hit the Modi government hard

The nation and its people will pay it back in the same coin in the next elections.

POLITICS

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12 years, Right to Information, Right to Information

In the 12th year of the RTI Act, things have taken a turn for the worse

Today, the information commissions have become bottlenecks in its functioning.

ART & CULTURE

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Lucky Ali, Punjabi singers, 1990s music, MTV

Punjabi pop artists today fail to match the charm of the '90s Indi-pop

Music videos back then gave all hormonal teenagers a way to deal with life's usual struggles - to sing about them.

VARIETY

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Rape jokes, Rape Culture, Game of Thrones, Jason momoa

Why Game of Thrones star getting away with ‘raping beautiful women’ joke is unacceptable

Jason Momoa aka Khal Drogo's comments show why rape culture thrives.

POLITICS

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NDA Government, India, Global hunger index

Why India slipping to 100th position on global hunger index is worrying

Though the methodology to determine GHI was changed in 2016, the drop indicates systemic failures and huge nutritional gap.