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Story Posted on 26-01-2018

VARIETY

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Bollywood, Rape Culture, Zainab Ansari, Pakistan

Pakistan blames Bollywood for rape and killing of child. Our neighbour is indeed a lot like us

Conflating the idea of culture and rape is something that hits too close to home.

VARIETY

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Poaching, Maharashtra, Man-animal conflict, Tiger

What the video of bikers trapped between two tigers says about man-animal conflict

Shrinking wildlife habitats are pushing the big cats into human settlements, putting both at risk.

POLITICS

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United States of America, World Economic Forum 2018, Davos, Donald Trump

'America First' doesn't mean 'America Alone': What Trump said at World Economic Forum

Making his presidential debut at Davos, the US president criticised 'predatory trade practices', while defending his corporate tax cuts back home.

ART & CULTURE

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Uttam Kumar, Supriya Devi

Actor Supriya Devi's legacy was more than just being Uttam Kumar's heroine

Despite having acted in Ritwik Ghatak films, her professional success remained overshadowed by her personal life.

HUMOUR

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Patriotism, Republic Day

Why India can't get enough of Republic Day hysteria

Celebration brings people together. Asking questions divides people.

POLITICS

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US, Saudi, GCC, Qatar blockade

US-GCC sanctions: One year on, how Qatar is weathering the crisis

While the blockade imposed by the GCC is geo-political, efforts by the members in calling for a wider global support, including the UN, is far-fetched.

POLITICS

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Kurds, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Syria, Turkey

Why Turkish military has pushed into Syria against Kurdish forces

Washington's support to the Kurds has become a major sticking point in Turkey-US relations.

VOICES

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Menstrual Hygiene, Menstruation, Periods

What it is like menstruating while at work — and what women want

Some women shared distressing incidents that serve as a grim reminder of the lack of period assistance at the workplace.

SCI-TECH

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Honor 9, Nokia 6, Moto G5s Plus, Xiaomi

Buying guide: Best phones under Rs 15,000

From long-lasting battery to brilliant cameras and great looks, devices in this budget segment strike a good balance between features and price.

VOICES

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BPL, Guler Ghat, Rajasthan, Republic Day

On 69th Republic Day, why this village in Rajasthan is still waiting for a road

Just 3km from civilisation, this place is still living in a dark age.