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Story Posted on 01-07-2018


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Gender Parity, Crimes against Women, Women Safety, Thomson reuters report

What I see in India that Thomson Reuters' illogical survey on women has failed to see

The report has harmed the image of India far more than attempting to do good by bringing into open women-related issues.


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Indian Economy, IIP, Goods and services tax, GST

One year of GST roll-out: Several hits, few misses

Operational issues faced by assesses are related to IT platforms and the government seems to be serious about fixing the hiccups.


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LGBT rights, Gay rights, Amul thapar, Anthony kennedy

Why the choice of Anthony Kennedy's replacement to US Supreme Court is pure politics

The life choices that Americans make depend on who the replacement is.


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Multiplexes, Movies, Food in cinema halls, Pvr

How prices of popcorn and cold drinks in cinema halls are spoiling the movie experience

The average price for a medium popcorn and coke currently is Rs 490 and there is hardly any sign of it coming down.


 |  Rough Cut  |  13-minute read
Sultan period, Deccan rulers, Shivaji, Indian History

Why Shivaji had Hindu enemies and Qutb Shah had Brahmin ministers

Author Manu S Pillai in his 'Rebel Sultans' decodes the black and white narrative that emerges from an intense inferiority complex.


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India-iran relations, US-India Ties, Nikki Haley, 2+2 dialogue

Why India must hold its ground against US on buying oil from Iran

With Trump or without Trump, Washington needs Delhi more than Delhi needs Washington.


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Black Money, Nirav Modi, Mallya extradition, Vijay Mallya

Why is Modi government not showing interest in Vijay Mallya's plea bargain

The BJP government will get a big shot in the arm if Mallya were to be extradited to India just before next general elections.


 |  Shorts In The Dark  |  4-minute read
Rajkumar Hirani, Bollywood, Sanjay Dutt, Sanju

Why Sanju is a disservice to actor Sanjay Dutt

Wasn't Sanjay Dutt a superstar in his own right?