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Story Posted on 11-02-2018

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Indian Army, Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Sunjuwan attack

Attack on Army camp in Jammu: It's time India teaches Pakistan a hard lesson

Terrorist outfits such as JeM, which attacked the Sunjuwan base, are flourishing as India hasn't been able to build enough pressure on Pakistan.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Women Empowerment, Human Rights, Pakistan, Asma Jahangir

Asma Jahangir, one of Pakistan's bravest fighters for human rights, dies: India will miss her too

The lawyer championed the disadvantaged – women and religious minorities – and fought for democracy.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Pakistan, Menstruation, Akshay kumar, Padman

Why Pakistan's censor board finds Pad Man against Islamic culture

It has refused to even watch the movie, forget giving it clearance.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
South Asia, Chinese aggression, India-China Relations, Maldives crisis

PM Modi must not mishandle Maldives

New Delhi must ensure its influence in Male is not taken away by Beijing.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
National Health Accounts, National Health Protection Scheme, Rural healthcare, Healthcare

Why it's unfair to criticise 'Modicare'

The scheme recognises that over reliance on public healthcare systems as the sole delivery mechanism is costing the poor.

POLITICS

 |  Line of Sight  |  4-minute read
IAF, Nirmala Sitharaman, Defence Ministry, Rafale

Why defence ministry is wrong in its Rafale defence

The ministry couldn't explain why it had not asked for a competitive Eurofighter quote.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
Gender roles, Gender Neutrality, Women's right, Feminism

How society makes it difficult for me to live a gender neutral life

It is unfortunate we celebrated the 'angry young man' on the screen, but can't tolerate 'angry young feminist'.

VARIETY

 |  Tarar Square  |  8-minute read
Time's Up movement, #MeToo, Rape, Sexual violence

What survivors of sexual attacks can do

Silence is not a virtue when harassed, abused, brutalised or raped. Silence has been exploited as the biggest weapon to weaken females.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Hindutva, BJP, Communal politics, Muslims in India

The failure, and hope, of Muslim politics in India

Partition meant that the community's population was vastly reduced, impacting their political influence.

VARIETY

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Remittances, Modi in UAE, Palestine, Israel

Modi's Gulf visit: Migrant workers need protection

Return of labour force working overseas to India won't just hit the remittances flow but also deepen the unemployment crisis in the country.