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Story Posted on 20-10-2018

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Congress, BJP, Avadhut wagh, Narendra Modi

Maharashtra leader calls Modi 11th avatar of Vishnu: Why BJP mustn’t build a cult around the PM

BJP has imported the culture of sycophancy from the Congress.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Distress migration, Farmer suicides, Farming, Jharkhand

Jharkhand: No, farmers don’t want to give up farming. They want the government to make it more sustainable

A popular perception is that given a chance, farmers would give up agriculture. A recent survey finds that is not the case.

MONEY

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Jean dreze, Amartya Sen, Unemployment, Poverty

There is data to show extreme poverty, malnourishment in India. Why is no one talking about it?

Even as the number of millionaires in India is rising, the picture on the other end of the spectrum is stark.

ART & CULTURE

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Iron age, Karnataka, Archaeology, Maski

Why Maski, a sleepy village in north Karnataka, has much to offer archaeologically

Andrew M Bauer and Peter Johansen are trying to find more about the history of South India and its social life during the Iron Age.

POLITICS

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Corruption, BJP, Congress, Rafale Deal

Congress claims on Rafale are easy to disprove. Why isn’t the BJP doing so?

The poor handling of the Rafale issue in an election year could prove dear to the ruling party.

LIFE

 |  Hello, Health  |  4-minute read
Antioxidants, Menopause, Heart Disease, Vitamin e

Why vitamin E is our best friend

Not many people are aware of its benefits. It’s time we gave this vitamin the importance it deserves.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Tobacco, E-cigarettes, Juul, Vaping

Why vapes being safer than cigarettes is a myth

In India, the use of e-cigarettes, vape devices and JUUL is increasing.

ART & CULTURE

 |  2-minute read
Metoo movement, Vikas bahl, Anurag Kashyap, Phantom Films

How things are getting 'ugly' for Phantom even after it has been dissolved

The latest legal development showcases acrimony that has seeped in among the four after Vikas Bahl was accused of sexual misconduct.