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Story Posted on 07-01-2018


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Bollywood, Salman Khan, Entertainment, Bigg Boss 11

Playing ‘Marathi': Why this regional controversy is biggest for Bigg Boss 11

Hina Khan making fun of Marathi pronunciation triggered reactions on Twitter.


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Shah Rukh Khan, Baazigar, Darr, 25 years of SRK

25 years of SRK: How Darr and Baazigar changed Shah Rukh Khan as an actor

We need to revisit these films today to understand how he became King Khan.


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Partner, Break-up, Heartbreak, Love

How goodbyes in love are a recipe for heartache

He held her tight, wordlessly, and she buried her head in his chest, scared to open her eyes. They kiss.


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Security breach, UIDAI, Aadhaar

UIDAI filing FIR against Tribune journalist for exposing Aadhaar breach is a case of shooting the messenger

Instead of acknowledging the myriad insecurities built into its biometric identity database, the body is brazening it out, imperiling citizens of India.


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POCSO, Age of Consent, Supreme Court, Adultery

SC asking if adultery is a crime for women reeks of fear of sexual freedom

The question fails to explore the real issue of women's right over their own bodies.


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Narendra Modi, Rajiv Gandhi, Indira Gandhi, Sikhs

I'm a victim of 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom, can BJP bring us justice?

Despite promises, no government has ensured justice for those uprooted and killed in the 1984 genocide.


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Television, Salman Khan, Entertainment, Bigg Boss 11

Bigg Boss 11 blog: When housemates accepted Shilpa Shinde as the winner

The live votes will be counted today and Luv Tyagi may get eliminated.


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History, Famous generals, Oxford professor, Twitter thread

Where's the toilet: This hilarious Twitter thread will change the way you look at portraits

Oxford professor Jonathan Healey shows historical generals in a new light.


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Ganga, Dying rivers, Kumbh logo, Kumbh 2019

Why UP government's mega PR drive for Kumbh Mela is misplaced

It is the conservation of the river that needs to be the talking point.


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Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya, India-South Africa Series

South Africa Test: On a day the top order crumbled, Hardik Pandya showed true class

The 24-year-old from Baroda has the potential to become a good Test all-rounder, but it is too early to compare him with Kapil Dev.