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Story Posted on 30-04-2018


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Hindutva, BJP, Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir cabinet reshuffle

From calling it a 'minor' issue to awarding minister who defended Kathua rape accused: Is this BJP's beti bachao?

In new India, the public is being bludgeoned into accepting a new normal.


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Patriarchy, Women's Safey, Rape, Bihar molestation video

Jehanabad incident of woman filmed while being molested and stripped cannot be looked at in isolation

Barely a week ago, the Kathua rape victim’s name was found in the top search entry on a porn website.


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Raghuram Rajan, Ease of doing business rankings, GDP growth, Indian Economy

Why India's growth story is slowing down

Our politicians and bureaucrats regulating industry and the society draw inordinate amount of power from ambiguous rules.


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Friends, Family, Marriage, Relationships

When I came to know about my mother's secret marriage

[Book extract] Thank god these events happened to me.


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Cow politics, BJP, Tripura, Biplab Deb

Why Tripura CM Biplab Deb has turned into a parody of himself

It works for him. And it works for the BJP.


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Kuldeep Singh Sengar, Uttar pradesh police, Yogi Aditayanth, Unnao rape

Why UP police is more concerned about its image than stopping rapes

The ironic image-building exercise is intended to ensure negative stories about the men in khakhi do not find prominence in media.


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Flights, Airline Tickets, Aviation

This is how cheap air tickets are cheating passengers

Airlines are earning crores from cancelled trips.


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Slums, Civic management, Public transport, City planning

Challenges Indian cities face today

All we see is congestion on our roads, widespread slums and chawls, poor and inadequate waste management facilities and insufficient civic management.


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Android Oreo, Specifications, Android, Smartphone

Is Nokia 8 Sirocco worth buying?

A unique design scheme paired with high-end hardware gives us a truly premium device.


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Narendra Modi, Ease of doing business rankings, Labour Laws, May day

Why there is anger against Modi government this May Day

The BJP-led NDA government's sole agenda is to climb up the ratings in World Bank's 'ease of doing business' chart at the cost of the working class.