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Story Posted on 30-11-2017


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Matt Lauer, Harvey Weinstein, Roy Moore, Sexual harassment

[Watch] A song for another day, another male harasser outed

TV anchor and former host of NBC’s Today Matt Lauer joins the list of powerful men accused of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour at workplace.


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Sexual Intercourse, Relationships, Sexual revolution, Condoms

Why the world’s first 'smart condom' will ruin sex for everyone

One ring to rule them all.


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Stubble burning, Diesel Vehicle ban, Delhi pollution, Delhi Smog

This smog shows why Delhi shouldn’t wait for 2020 to switch to BS VI fuel

There are two major causes — stubble burning and vehicular pollution.


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Tourists, Clock tower, Mussoorie, Landour

What it means for Landour to see its historic Ghantaghar return

The demolition of the old structure though was an extremely sentimental cause for the residents.


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Cyber crime, Human Trafficking, Crimes against Women, NCRB data 2016

NCRB data 2016: India continues to be a terrifying place for women and children

Cyber crimes too register a sharp increase — up 6.3 per cent over 2015.


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Bali volcano, Mt Agung, Bali airport

I was stranded after Bali volcano erupted. Travel disaster could have been avoided

Who shuts down a major international airport in peak tourist season without warning?


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GDP, Indian Economy, Arun Jaitley, GDP growth

India’s GDP growth at 6.3 per cent in September quarter is underwhelming but expected

Though it’s better than the 5.7 per cent registered in the last quarter, the current rate will limit the annual average to 6.5 per cent.


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Human Rights, Assam, Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary, Eviction drive

Why ruthless eviction drive in Assam's wildlife sanctuary raises questions about rights of indigenous people

The state should stop giving away forest land to big business establishments.


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The Da Vinci Code, Rajput pride, Rani Padmini, Padmavati controversy

Controversy over Padmavati is merely politics of convenience

It begs the question if issues should be settled on streets and statements made through dead bodies.


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Kirron Kher, Chandigarh, Women Safety

Kirron Kher must quit blaming a rape victim, instead travel in an auto in Chandigarh

Not boarding the cheapest mode of conveyance available is not a choice for the woman to make.