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Story Posted on 02-03-2018

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
CBI, Leaked exam papers, SSC Exams, Board Exams

Paper leak: Why SSC aspirants are protesting

Demands for a CBI inquiry into the alleged scam are growing louder by the day

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
UPA, NDA Government, Opposition, Narendra Modi

Is Modi government fighting corruption or playing vindictive politics?

Attempt to 'criminalise opponents' is the main weapon of the NDA.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
BJP, Fake Degree, Delhi University, Narendra Modi

Controversy over PM Modi’s degree damages reputation of India’s education system

The PM of India is not legally bound to hold any formal academic degree, but at the same time it is illegal to lie under oath.

SCI-TECH

 |  8-minute read
Religion, Blockchain, AI, Digital vs human

Digital vs human: Is the soul a software?

[Book extract] When we artificially create consciousness we would have true separation of body and soul.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Congress, Amarinder singh, Punjab, Navjot Singh Sidhu

What's keeping Navjot Singh Sidhu busy these days

In charge of tourism and local government in Punjab, the cricketer-turned-minister has set the ball rolling on a number of long overdue projects.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Festivals, Rape Culture, Consent, Holi

What ruins festivals like Holi and Diwali for most Indians

Behind the playful mask of the supposedly innocent revelry is the ugly face of collective imposition and non-consensual sexual overtures.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
FAFT, Terrorism, Psychosis, Pakistan

Pakistan needs treatment for its psychosis

Instead of conjuring up bizarre conspiracy theories and nurturing a victim complex, Pakistans need to see the reality.

POLITICS

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Pluralism, Prophet Muhammad, Islamic Culture, Narendra Modi

Does PM Modi really believe in what he said about ‘Islamic heritage’ of India?

The Modi who wants to become a statesman is very different from the Modi speaking in political rallies to his core supporters.

VARIETY

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Commercialisation of festivals, Diwali, Holi

Are decadent celebrations destroying the spirit behind festivals like Holi and Diwali?

Every festival has been reduced to its most extravagant aspect, and what we end up celebrating is wealth.