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Story Posted on 12-02-2019


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2019 Lok Sabha polls, Uttar Pradesh, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi

Power, politics and Priyanka: Decoding the debutant

Priyanka's litmus test would be in whether she can move beyond the optics now and step up the game.


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Nirmala Sitharaman, Narendra Modi, Dassault aviation, Rafale Deal

We may never know whether there has been any corruption in the Rafale deal

Despite all the suppositions, accusations and revelations, only a clear money trail would establish any criminal culpability in l'affaire Rafale.


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Democracy, 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi

Does Rahul Gandhi qualify as a real leader?

Rahul Gandhi walked alone, even as his party felt dejected and hopeless. And he didn't stop until his party workers and people were inspired to join him.


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Russia, Polar bears, Russia polar bear invasion, Climate change

Polar Bear Invasion: Why 50 desperate animals have entered homes in a Russian town

Polar bears can bear no more of global warming. Their recent invasion into human habitation is our fault. And only ours.


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Special category status, Mamata Banerjee, Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi

Special Category Status for Chandrababu Naidu: How the Andhra leader is stamping his presence on national politics.

Articulate, shrewd and ambitious, the chief minister of Andhra Pradesh will have to justify his politics at home, make his moves carefully in the region and keep his eye on national-level gathbandhan gains.


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Sedition row, Gully boy, Rahul Gandhi, Narendra Modi

How Ranveer Singh's 'Gully Boy' track 'Azadi' turned 'sedition' into 'nationalism'

Both the Congress and the BJP want a piece of 'Azadi' for politics, but Ranveer Singh wants none of it. We wonder, has anyone asked Kanhaiya Kumar?


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Child development, Cerebral Palsy, Autism, Speech impairment

Why it’s important to read the signs of speech and communication problems in your child early

Research shows early diagnosis has better prognosis than late identification and referral which can truly impact a child's development and social life.


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Gender, Valentine's Day, Relationship, Love

5 types of women men absolutely love

A layman's handbook!


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BJP, Hate Speech, Fake news, Jack Dorsey

Twitter vs Modi Sarkaar: How Parliamentary panel is making the fight against fake news unwinnable

Parliamentary panel's stand-off with Twitter is looking like the govt is mainly concerned with protecting right-wing voices and accounts.


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Afghan economy, Afghanistan, Taliban peace talks, Taliban

Free Trade with Taliban? As the US looks set to exit, an entrepreneur from Afghanistan thinks aloud about his country's future

American negotiations with the Taliban have reportedly been on military withdrawal and anti-terror. Why is there no talk about Afghanistan's economic future, banking, tech, even the opium trade?