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Story Posted on 26-04-2018


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Online Harassment, Social Media, Trolling, Rana Ayyub

‘I couldn’t talk or sleep for three days’: Journalist Rana Ayyub’s horrific social media ordeal over fake tweet

The author of Gujarat Files has been subjected to threats and vicious trolling.


 |  Rough Cut  |  4-minute read
Jawaharlal Nehru, Rewriting history, Google, Narendra Modi

Why the surprise? Google recognises Modi government reality – history began in 2014

For Modi to be elevated, Nehru has to be obliterated.


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Polarisation, Hindutva, BJP, Hate Speech

Of 58 MPs and MLAs accused of hate speech, 27 belong to BJP – the poison must be stopped from spreading

This fact needs to be seen in the context of other developments to get at the bigger, alarming picture.


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Narendra Modi, BJP, Congress, Asaram Bapu rape case

Why attacking Narendra Modi using old footage of him with Asaram does not make sense

'A man is known by the company he keeps' is a hollow argument.


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Rahul Gandhi, Save Constitution rally, Right Wing Parties, Idea of India

Why there is a need to rediscover India

What we need is sustainable progress.


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Entertainment, Bollywood, #MeToo, Casting Couch

Why Bollywood still does not take casting couch as sexual harassment

The Me Too movement has still not hit home.


 |  Below The Belt  |  4-minute read
Ram rahim, Rape, Godmen, Asaram Bapu

Why I wrote a novel about a baba raping a young woman

‘My husband was impotent, he sexually abused me. Then, my in-laws took me to a guruji...’


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Cricket, Kohli, Dhoni, IPL 2018

While batting, could Dhoni have advised Kohli about the bowling?

That way it could have been a win-win situation for everyone.


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IPL matches, RCB, Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni

What makes MS Dhoni a better captain than Virat Kohli?

Captain Cool's biggest strength is that he knows how to accept that he may not be fully in control of the game.


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Hashimpura, Minority appeasement, Congress, Salman Khurshid

Blood of Muslims on its hands? Salman Khurshid and the problem of sarkari Musalman

We rarely see the so-called Muslim leaders of purported secular parties take a stand against atrocities on minorities.