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Story Posted on 11-10-2018


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Narendra Modi, Congress, Corruption charges, Rafale Deal

Why Rafale Deal is Rahul Gandhi's 'mudda number one' to take on PM Modi

Corruption is the burning topic and the Congress scion has gone straight for the jugular.


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Loan waiver, Monsoon, National policy for farmers, Farm crisis

How Gandhian agriculture can save farmers and farming in India

The time has come to examine the National Policy for Farmers and act upon it.


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Sexism, Alok Nath, MJ Akbar, #MeToo

#MeToo and the utter bewilderment of pre-millenial men

As the social media ‘outing’ rages on, the younger lot is apologising at least. The older ones just don’t seem to know what hit them. Or, they're pretending hard.


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Caste Discrimination, Hindutva, Telangana, Inter-caste marriages

Why upper caste Hindus in Telangana are fighting over statue of murdered Dalit youth

Let there be a thousand inter-caste marriages.


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Mob mentality, Sexual harassment, Guidelines, Metoo movement

How we can protect #MeToo from allegations of 'mob mentality'

Any revolutionary movement that challenges the status quo generally faces the burden of addressing many factors within it that make it less 'palatable' to those in power.


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Honey trap, DRDO, Nishant agarwal, Brahmos engineer

Why it is a grave error to call arrested BrahMos engineer an ISI agent

Nishant Agarwal didn't seem to even know that his three Facebook friends may have relations with Pakistan.


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RTE Act, Education, Poverty, Delhi

The perils of inequality – the ugly face of Delhi

It is high time for policymakers to adopt rights-based approach to development in India; otherwise, 'sabka saath sabka vikas' will remain a hollow slogan forever.


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Negging, Cheltenham literature festival, Mr darcy, Pride and Prejudice

Was Mr Darcy the original negger? No, but Pride and Prejudice has been a victim of negging

Popular culture, as it fetishises the sexy Darcy, has robbed him of nuance.


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Sexual harassment, Phantom Films, Vikas bahl, Varun grover

Scared Games: Why Netflix discontinuing Sacred Games over Varun Grover allegations is wrong

Are we too quick to judge people?


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Sexual harassment, #MeToo, Raja beta syndrome, Himtoo

Raja beta syndrome is not Indian: Why no one will want their mothers on Twitter after this

Many men on Twitter are trying to gaslight Indian #MeToo. They can learn a thing or two from this woman.