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Story Posted on 28-03-2018


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Congress, BJP, Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, NaMo App

Decoding the BJP versus Congress battle over data breach

Predatory democracy is already here.


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Social Media, Twitter, Question paper leaks, CBSE

What's worse than having to take math exam? Having to take it twice. Twitter reacts to CBSE re-exam

Don't you miss the good old days where you - not the 'examiner' - had to take an exam if 'you' failed?


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Question paper leaks, Board exam rescheduled, Central Board of Secondary Education

CBSE's re-exams for Class 10, Class 12 papers are a nightmare for students

HRD minister has declared he will not allow 'any injustice to students'.


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Sports, Cricket, Cricket Australia, Steve Smith

Shane Warne shares thoughts on Steve Smith ball-tampering issue in a Facebook post

I feel for everyone involved, for Steve Smith and Dave Warner and Cameron Bancroft, and I know what they are going through.


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Hindutva, RSS-BJP, West Bengal, Ram Navami violence

Ram Navami violence: Why Hindutva forces are fanning communal flames in West Bengal

The RSS-BJP has certain misunderstandings about Bengal’s culture and history.


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Islamist terrorists, Kashmir dispute, Qamar Javed Bajwa, Pakistan

This former Indian Army soldier has a message for Pakistan Army chief

Let us give peace a chance.


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Master Plan 2021, Arvind Kejriwal, Traders protest, Delhi sealing drive

Delhi sealing drive protest: Why did Congress, BJP and AAP wait for crisis to strike?

The issue is the result of poor planning and inaction by all parties.


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Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal, Karnataka Assembly polls, Election commision

Facebook is in middle of big data scandal so why is EC working with it in India?

After how people have used FB data to undermine democratic processes, Indian regulators cannot be seen working with the firm.


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Higher Education, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Jagadesh Kumar, JNU

How JNU VC has put idea of liberal university in serious crisis

It no longer fits into the changing ethos of technocratic reasoning and religious nationalism.


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Privilege, Class disparity, Hostile architecture, Anti-homeless spikes

HDFC bank putting spikes to deter homeless from sleeping is just sad and ugly

It is hostile architecture meant to serve one purpose — social exclusion of the poor.