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Story Posted on 12-01-2018

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Naxalism, Kolkata, Kalikshetra, CBFC

Why this documentary on Kolkata showcasing Naxalism has offended the CBFC

The censor board has asked for several cuts in award-winning filmmaker Anirban Datta’s movie.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
National Medical Council row, Dipak Misra, CJI, Supreme Court

Supreme Court judges' revolt: Hard-hitting questions for Indian judiciary

Any efforts made at introducing transparency should be capable of serving as lasting precedents.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Bollywood, Salman Khan, Entertainment, Bigg Boss 11

How real can reality shows get: Top 5 controversies of Bigg Boss 11

Contestants' wardrobes to relationships, everything contributed to the drama inside the house.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Crimes against Women, Women's safety, Girl raped by policeman

7-year-old raped by cop: Who watches the watchmen?

It's high time our political class recognises crimes against women as a national crisis.

VARIETY

 |  9-minute read
National Medical Council row, Dipak Misra, CJI, Supreme Court

Supreme Court judges versus CJI Dipak Misra: Reactions of senior lawyers and judges

While justices Chelameswar, Lokur, Gogoi and Joseph have gone public with their issues, the house seems divided on the matter.

ART & CULTURE

 |  13-minute read
East India Company, British empire, Surat, Meer Jafar Ali Khan

How Meer Jafar Ali Khan, the prince of Surat, did not bend to the will of British East India Company

[Book Extract] For years the Company had hounded him in Hindustan. For years they had blocked every road to justice for him.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
India, Khalistani movement, US, Canada

Why gurdwaras in Canada and US banned the entry of Indian officials

Is it a growing distance between Indian diplomatic missions and Sikh shrines?

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Yoga, Knowledge, Spirituality, Meditation

Why experience is greater than knowledge

Spirituality begins the moment we become curious.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Women's right, Mansplaining, Chivalry, Feminism

A few habits of well-meaning Indian men that irritate me as a woman

Accept people the way they are irrespective of their gender.

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
National Medical Council row, Dipak Misra, CJI, Supreme Court

Why top four SC judges claim judiciary and democracy in India are in danger

Justices Chelameswar, Lokur, Gogoi and Joseph have placed an explosive set of grievances against CJI Dipak Misra.