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Story Posted on 04-03-2018


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Congress, Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati

What the coming together of SP-BSP in Uttar Pradesh signifies

A victory in the by-polls would prove that a multi-corner fight with a tactical understanding among Opposition parties can yield victory against BJP.


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AIADMK, Assembly election, Nagaland, Meghalaya

Results from Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland raise questions about Rahul Gandhi's leadership

After being removed from power at the Centre in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Congress let many states slip out of its hold.


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BJP, CPM, Tripura results, Manik sarkar

What lessons the Tripura elections verdict holds for the Left

If they wish to counter the BJP, the Opposition parties must present a united front.


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Entertainment, Pakistan, Bollywod, Pari

Bollywood films in Pakistan: Pari becomes 9th film to be banned in 15 months

The film promotes black magic going against the tenets of Islam, the board said.


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GDP, Demonetisation, Central Statistics Office, Indian Economy

Economic outlook may look good but why India can't take it for granted

We are still far behind both China and the US in absolute terms and constant bank frauds need urgent fixing.


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Meghalaya, Manik sarkar, Tripura elections, Tripura

Will Left be able to survive in India post Tripura defeat?

Marxism has always based itself on theoretical innovations and constant upgradation.


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Dubai, Boney Kapoor, Sadma, Chaalbaaz

How not to remember Sridevi

In disrespecting the memory of a beautiful actress, all of you have disrespected all who love her.


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Virat Kohli, Ravi Shastri, Media, Cricket

Ravi Shastri saying ‘people are happy when we lose’ is in bad taste

Just like captain Virat Kohli and the Indian coach do an honest job, so do the people who write on cricket and other sports.


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Entertainment, Cinema, Academy Awards, Oscars 2018

A guide to this year’s Oscars

For the first time in years, the Academy has a chance to commemorate the talent as well as themes transforming cinema, without causing any major upset.