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Story Posted on 03-07-2018

SCI-TECH

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Fake video, Donald Trump, Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha polls 2019

How deepfake videos are dangerously blurring the lines of reality

Ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, doctored videos look likely to become a real threat to Indian democracy.

POLITICS

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Hindu migrants in india, Assam, Citizenship amendment bill, National register of citizens

Assam's Citizenship Bill will only push the state into a Kafkaesque nightmare

The bizarre implementation of National Register of Citizens (NRC) and the proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill have proved a nightmare.

VOICES

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General Elections 2019, Maghar, Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath

Hindutva is rock-solid - Adityanath's recent antics, demand for Lucknow to become 'Lakshmanpuri' show the same

The UP CM is sticking to his roots ahead of general elections 2019.

VOICES

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Outrage, Liberals, Kathua rape, Mandsaur rape

Unlike Kathua, why the outrage brigade is so silent on Mandsaur

Both celebrities and media should ask themselves who's really communal — the right-wing or their groupies who first look at criminals' religion, then react.

MONEY

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CII, Narendra Modi, Economy, GST

GST has been good – but not simple for small business

The end-consumers have not benefited much from the Goods and Service Tax.

VARIETY

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Modi, Garbage dump, Unique campaign ideas, Pakistan election campaign

Bizarre bhai-bhai: Pakistani politician sitting atop garbage dump is giving stiff competition to Indian netas

Both India-Pak voters are 'victims' of weird-neta photo-ops and cringe-worthy moments.

VARIETY

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Mohammad Akhlaq, Lynching, Mann ki Baat, Narendra Modi

Hum sabke Mann ki Baat - A suggestion for the PM's next address

Prime Minister Modi has asked for ideas towards his radio series. So, here's a full speech he could deliver.

VOICES

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BJP, Bengal, RSS, Amit Shah

What Amit Shah's homage to Bengali writer Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay means

Everything for 'Ebar Bangla'.

HUMOUR

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Corporates, Job be damned, Canned, Getting fired

Afraid you'll get fired? Here's what you should do

[Book extract] You can always try and get your boss sacked instead!

VARIETY

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Razor ad, Deepika Padukone, Billie, Body hair

Neither hair, nor there - The one place TV ad makers simply refuse to go

If you want people to buy your hair removal cream or razor, then the least you can do is show hair, no?