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Story Posted on 05-12-2018

POLITICS

 |  BREAKING NEWS INTO PIECES  |  5-minute read
Freedom of Expression, Konark temple, Odisha, Abhijit iyer mitra

Abhijit Iyer-Mitra’s case shows the ‘mental’ in our Fundamental Right

In fact, Indians don’t have freedom of expression. They have a privilege, which can at any time be brutally crushed, by the state or the mob.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Pro-muslim party, Hindutva, BJP, Congress

Congress drove Hindu voters into BJP’s arms: Here’s how it can win them back

First, the party needs to understand it will never win elections till some of its leaders keep mocking Hindu sentiments and rituals.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Rajiv Gandhi, Babri Masjid, Ayodhya policy, Rahul Gandhi

Why Rahul Gandhi and Congress need a unified Ayodhya policy

In electoral terms, remarks ranging from a Ram Rajya promise to protecting Babri Masjid have not fetched the Congress any votes.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan assembly elections

Vasundhara Raje's toughest test: Will she be able to hold on to her crown in Rajasthan?

Vasundhara Raje faces her hardest political fight tomorrow. Many are hoping the Maharani will lose. But will she?

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Gujarat, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand

Now, it's time for 'Beta Bachao': UP govt approves a sex sorted semen scheme to deliver up to 95 per cent probability of a female calf

The states with the most abysmal ratio of human females to males are vying to top sex selection to produce more females to males. We mean cattle.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Infrastructure, Vasundhara Raje, Jaipur, Rajasthan elections

Rajasthan Elections: Forget the Maharaja-Maharani spiel. Here's what the young crowd of Jaipur wants these polls

Jaipur is a melting pot, with waves of enterprising youth. They need support from government. The question is, which one will respond?

VARIETY

 |  16-minute read
Indigenous people, Proselytisation, Missionaries, John chau

Stop mourning John Chau! All missionary zeal is not religious in nature

Unfamiliar with the diverse cultures in the continent of Africa, European explorers viewed practices unfamiliar to them as lesser and savage.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Communalism, BJP, UP, Gau Raksha

Wild, wild Uttar Pradesh: Yogi Adityanath's govt has prioritised cow protection. How about protecting human beings too?

Rape, murder, and lynch mob attacks have become the new normal ever since the Yogi Adityanath-led government came to power in UP.

SCI-TECH

 |  Quantum Leap  |  3-minute read
Doctors, Business, Medical technology

How money is driving the medical technology business in the country

Documents clearly show that the medical technology industry driven solely by profits does not care about patient welfare or national regulations wherever they exist.