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Story Posted on 12-09-2018

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
AFSPA, Football, Militancy, Kashmir

How night football is helping fight the fear of darkness in Kashmir

A school’s ground lit up with floodlights is rekindling the Valley's love for football.

VARIETY

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Hizbul-mujahideen, Kashmir crisis, Sp vaid, Dilbagh singh

Why the appointment of Dilbagh Singh as DGP has caused a fresh controversy in J&K

If the choice of DGP goes wrong, Kashmir could well move the Syria way as predicted by interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Hack, Security breach, UIDAI, Aadhaar

What does the massive Aadhaar breach mean for all?

The Unique ID is compromised. There are no two ways to look at it.

POLITICS

 |  10-minute read
PTI, Atif mian, Imran Khan, Naya pakistan

'I had a dream': But this vision has been dented in Imran Khan's 'Naya Pakistan'

Removing renowned economist Atif Mian from Pakistan's Economic Advisory Council for his personal religious beliefs has hurt the ideals liberal Pakistanis hoped a new government would stand for

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Rajnath Singh, BJP, Congress, Umar Khalid

Simply a hysterical farce: The 2016 JNU sedition row lingers lacking real evidence

Even after 900 days, there have only been arrests in the case, but no charges.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
2019 Lok Sabha polls, Rahul Gandhi, Mayawati, Fuel price hike

Cracks within the Mahagathbandhan? Why Mayawati is targeting Congress over fuel price hike

Apparently there is more to this than meets the eye.

VARIETY

 |  Wild Ways  |  6-minute read
Environment, Forest cover, Vultures, Fiftytrees

#FiftyTrees: How people from different cities are documenting trees to protect them

A tree is so many things — a landmark, a protective cover, a canopy of memories and so much more.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
Homophobia, Homosexuality, Gay jokes, Section 377

Section 377 verdict: SC has done its bit to ensure right to equality. 5 things we need to do

A joke stops being funny when it's aimed at the oppressed.

SCI-TECH

 |  3-minute read
Instagram, Hate Speech, Memes, Rosetta

Why Facebook using AI to take down offensive memes is a step in the right direction

AI tool Rosetta will be able to sift through more than a billion public images and video frames in real time and help Facebook effectively fight the menace of hate speech.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Air india paintings, Museum thefts, Hyderabad, Nizam museum

The Nizam’s tiffin box, 16 Pashmina shawls: Five interesting tales of India’s museum thefts

Museums have continued to inspire the enterprising, thanks to their many ‘enriching’ qualities.