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Story Posted on 30-09-2018

POLITICS

 |  7-minute read
Yogi Adityanath, Encounter raj, Uttar Pradesh, Vivek tiwari

Killing of Apple techie by trigger-happy, corrupt UP police raises many questions

This malaise can be tackled only if governments follow guidelines laid down by Supreme Court.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Peace, Militancy, Separatism, Kashmir

We Kashmiris yearn to live. Not live to die

By rejecting democracy, and taking up militancy, Kashmir's 'leaders' pushed its people into hell. India must strive to heal our broken Kashmiri hearts.

HUMOUR

 |  8-minute read
Satire, Sports Ministry, Olympics, Sports

19 sporting events Indians would dominate if they gave out medals for them

With rising cases in chain, wallet, laptop, mobiles snatching, the sporty-spirits engaged in such activities most definitely have world class training.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Civil liberties, Educational Institutions, Supreme Court, Section 377 verdict

Why the Section 377 verdict is a once-in-a-lifetime teachable moment for educational institutions

It is an opportunity for students to understand three big ideas: The idea of multiple identities, the idea of law and the idea of citizenship.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Patriarchy, Donald Trump, Christine ford, Brett kavanaugh

Ford vs Kavanaugh should teach all men, you will be held accountable for your actions 

The hostility faced by Ford on reporting sexual violence and the support to Kavanaugh, her alleged attacker, shows misogynistic rape culture in the USA and elsewhere. But this culture is also under attack now.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, TV shows, Bollywood

Why are more and more Bollywood stars moving towards TV?

TV always had the biggest audience and its content is a cornerstone of Indian popular culture.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Narendra Modi, BJP, Assembly elections 2018, General Election 2019

General election vs state elections: Why voters’ verdict for Narendra Modi and the BJP won’t be same

Unlike 2013 and 2014, it won't be a Modi-wave in the state elections this time.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Urban naxal, Supreme Court, Activists arrested, Bhima koregaon arrests

A shot in the arm for cops: Supreme Court says activists were not arrested because they opposed the government

Maharashtra police will now focus on exploring various angles that could to establish a link between the arrested activists and the Maoists.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Judicial activism, Adultery, Sabarimala temple verdict, Supreme Court

The Indian Supreme Court has flouted the wise admonitions of Justices Holmes and Frankfurter and embarked on a perilous path

Why the recent SC rulings, including on adultery and Sabarimala, are incorrect.

POLITICS

 |  Tarar Square  |  8-minute read
Islam, Pakistan, Imran Khan, Bushra wattoo khan

If Bushra Khan chooses to wear a full veil, what's your problem?

What Pakistan PM's wife chooses to wear is not affecting anyone else. Why is it then a topic of malicious discussions?