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Story Posted on 16-09-2018

ART & CULTURE

 |  The Castaways  |  17-minute read
Gay marriages, Supreme Court, Same sex marriage, Section 377

Is it only sex without love? A man in a megapolis talks about the loneliness of gay life

It was about these sexual encounters where you didn't even get to see the face of the person, recounts Karthik Kalyanaraman, who is now a little less afraid of betrayal.

ART & CULTURE

 |  7-minute read
Sexuality, Mughal Empire, Section 377, Homosexuality

From Babur to Dara Shukoh: Fluid sexuality was never 'unnatural' during Mughal era

When people were looking for reasons to behead Sarmad, they didn’t find homosexuality a reason enough to punish him.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
NSUI, ABVP, JNU, Jnu election

ABVP created ruckus during JNU Students Union election because it saw defeat coming

The university is a bugbear for the Narendra Modi government and its supporters.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
The book of shiva, Book Review, Ravi shankar etteth, The brahmin

The Brahmin: Ravi Shankar Etteth weaves a colourful espionage thriller

The book, like Etteth’s characters, has multiple facets. An espionage thriller, historical fiction, murder mystery; all these and more.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  4-minute read
Nutrients, Vitamin D, Protein, Alzheimer’s disease

Why you should worry about Alzheimer’s in your thirties

Every time you crave for something extremely sugary, remember they could be eroding your memory.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Ganesh Chaturthi, Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis, Lok Sabha elections 2019

How Ganesh Chaturthi sets the political arithmetic in Maharashtra

For the fourth year in a row, Devendra Fadnavis visited the residence of Shiv Sena secretary Milind Narvekar to seek the blessings of Lord Ganesh.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Healthy Diet, Heart Diseases, Heart Attack, Cardiovascular diseases

Less nuts and vegetables, not cholesterol, puts the heart at real risk

An increased consumption of nuts can decrease the risk of cardiovascular diseases.

VOICES

 |  Tarar Square  |  8-minute read
Cyber bullying, Depression, Suicide, Anam tanoli

What we need to learn from the suicide of Pakistani model Anam Tanoli

Social media trolling, peer pressure and judgments of people may not affect all of us, but those that it does affect, don’t ever think it is no big deal.

VOICES

 |  3-minute read
Constitutional rights, Campus violence, Student unions, AIIMS

Stop being campus bullies: Not legal to ban student gatherings, as AIIMS Rishikesh is trying

Political rallies can be held in the heart of Delhi. Why can’t AIIMS Rishikesh students be allowed gatherings on campus?

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Chennai Floods, Coastal erosion, Environment, Ecology

Why the coastlines in India need a Gandhi to fight for their 'swaraj'

A walk along a Chennai beach made me realise that the sea is not a resource, it is a way of life.