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Story Posted on 08-03-2019

VOICES

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Illicit affair, Extramarital affairs, Madras High Court, Marriage

It's Complicated: Madras High Court raises concern over growing extramarital affairs in India. But why are these growing?

The court has asked 20 questions, including whether TV shows are responsible for these affairs. The reasons are multiple. The search is often only one.

VARIETY

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Women in workforce, Women's Day, Women's Day, Women Empowerment

Happy Women's Day from DailyO!

It's International Women's Day. But are all women celebrating?

VOICES

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Pay parity, Women Empowerment, International women's day, Women's Day

Don’t wish me Happy Women’s Day! And I am not even adding a please

If you give me a plastic tiara when I demand parity, how can I be happy?

POLITICS

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Imran Khan, Terrorism, Pulwama, Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed is in the news: Why this is significant in a post-Pulwama time

The crackdowns are a facade. Hafiz Saeed is no newbie to Pakistan's terror games. He's been there, done that, many times.

VARIETY

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Ayodhya mediators, Babri Masjid, Ram mandir, Ayodhya land dispute

Ayodhya Judgment: Supreme Court appoints 3 mediators in Ram Janmabhumi land title suit. Know the three men

FM Ibrahim Kalifulla, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and Sriram Panchu have been tasked with finding a solution to the Ayodhya dispute.

VOICES

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Malini awasthi, Sharda sinha, Women in politics, International women's day

On Women's Day, let's bust the myth of 'unwinnable' female candidates in Indian elections

The truth is quite the opposite.

POLITICS

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Nepal, Gender roles, Women Empowerment, Women in politics

International Women's Day: How 'her' voice in Nepal's politics is louder than ever before

Not many are aware of this silent revolution taking place in Nepal politics. A total of 90 out of 275 seats in the House of Representatives are held by women.

POLITICS

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Terrorism, BJP, Narendra Modi, 2019 general elections

General Elections 2019: Even after Balakot, are major BJP states not joining General Elections, wary of an uncertain mood?

The fact that BJP governments of Maharashtra and Haryana have not opted for simultaneous elections indicates a lack of confidence in the Modi magic. That's despite the muscular policy adopted towards Pakistan.

POLITICS

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Iaf airstrike, Jaish-e-mohammed, Pulwama, Narendra Modi

Pulwama and the Prime-Time Prime Minister

The mood after Pulwama should have been measured and sober. Instead, the BJP, led by PM Modi, has thrown mature civility to the winds and indulged in hyper-nationalistic chest-thumping. All this, while ignoring very real issues.

ART & CULTURE

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Sujoy Ghosh, Amrita singh, Taapsee Pannu, Amitabh Bachchan

'Badla' Movie Review: Amitabh Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Amrita Singh keep you at the edge of your seat

'Badla' Movie Review: Sujoy Ghosh’s revenge drama will remind you of 'Kahaani'. I’m going with 3.5 stars out of 5.