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Story Posted on 05-07-2018

POLITICS

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Lok Sabha elections 2019, Nitin Gadkari, Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj

The real message behind Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari backing Sushma Swaraj against trolls

The two former BJP presidents have no love lost for Modi.

VARIETY

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China, Chinese taipei, Taiwan, Air India

Taiwan to ‘Chinese Taipei’: Air India could barely fly. Now, it crawls

The Indian government has ignored a lot that is wrong with the Maharaja, but has made sure it is super-polite to China.

VOICES

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Punjab, Rahul Gandhi, Bikram Singh Majithia, Amrinder singh

Still flying low: Captain Amarinder, it's been 68 weeks since you came to power. Udta Punjab has not landed yet

Punjab's drug menace has assumed epidemic proportions and Bikram Singh Majithia is roaming free.

VARIETY

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Standing desk fad, India, Labour Laws, Right to sit

Why it's time to take a stand for the right to sit

While everybody is worried if too much sitting at work will kill them, there are some who have no choice but to stand.

POLITICS

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Delhi Government, Anil Baijal, Aap-l-g tussle, Supreme Court

SC gives back Delhi's elected government its powers — but misses a historical chance

The Supreme Court did award NCR's elected government due authority. But, by leaving reserve subjects with the LG, it contradicted a global governance trend.

VARIETY

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Higher Education, Gender Equality, Engineering, IITs

Why there are fewer women in IITs

Who is to be blamed for this situation in 2018?

SPORTS

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Asian Games, Ioa, Indian football, FiFA World Cup

Chak Mat De, India: Not sending our football team to the Asian Games shows IOA is a sore loser

If dismal performance is reason enough to deny football players a chance to compete at a major event, the association itself should have shut shop long back.

POLITICS

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Farmer crisis, Minimum support price, HD Deve Gowda, Hd kumaraswamy

HD Kumaraswamy's Rs 34,000-crore farmer loan waiver is a gift to Opposition

It is also the Congress’s way of telling voters that it can help replicate a similar arrangement in New Delhi in 2019 as well.

VOICES

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Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmiris, Dal Lake, Amarnath Yatra

Amarnath pilgrims urinating in Dal Lake has outraged Kashmiris, but it has also made them introspect

It also gave Kashmiris and other netizens an opportunity to point out the gaps in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.

VARIETY

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Child Sex Abuse, Rape, Kathua, Mandsaur

After Kathua, Mandsaur: While our children are at risk, we are focusing on the religion of the attackers

Linking crime to religion takes attention off the real issue – little girls are being raped every day.