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Story Posted on 20-03-2019

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Who is sambit patra, Priyanka Chaturvedi, Congress spokesperson, Bjp spokesperson

Why Sambit Patra matters beyond political TV debates now

Sambit has earned himself a ticket to the national foyer. But the over-aggressive Sambit we see on TV screens should make way for a humbler one in order to keep that seat.

VOICES

 |  6-minute read
Brajesh thakur, POSCO, Child sexual abuse, Muzaffarpur rape

Will the lack of interpretation of 'ganda kaam' let the alleged Muzaffarpur child rapists go scot-free?

The Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case had shaken up the nation last year. Nearly eight months later, the children are still being made to state what they went through, and their narratives are being picked to pieces as well.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Sindhi tradition, Holi celebration, Holi food

Holi sweets, the Sindhi way: Reinventing the lost art of Sindhi sweet making

Geeyar, Pragiri, Tahiri or Koki are all tasty Sindhi sweets prepared on Holi. It's time to revisit their glories!

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Lok Sabha polls 2019, Narendra Modi, Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi fraud

Nirav Modi’s much-anticipated arrest: A medley of international politico-legal power play

Britain’s treatment of Nirav Modi will be telling regarding how it views its relationship with India. This becomes even more interesting with Vijay Mallya still in London.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Nusrat jahan, Mimi chakraborty, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Mamata Banerjee

Mimi Chakrabarty and Nusrat Jahan: Didi's new trick or a flawed political strategy?

While political analysts may write off these two inexperienced Tollywood imports, they may actually do wonders.

POLITICS

 |  SITREP  |  3-minute read
China-Pak Relations, China backing pak terrorism, Uighur muslims in xinjiang, Masood Azhar

Two Kinds of Terror: Why China saves Masood Azhar but takes harsh action against Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang

While it goes after an entire community, incarcerating Uighurs reportedly in concentration camps, China shields a self-confessed terrorist. Why the double standards?

ART & CULTURE

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Karan Johar, Battle of saragarhi, Parineeti Chopra, Akshay kumar

Kesari is a triumph of acting, action – and Akshay!

Akshay Kumar is transformed in his soldier’s role while the ensemble cast shines. Kesari merits a rich four stars!

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  5.83 minutes watch-minute read
Goa politics, Manohar parrikar death, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Rajdeep Sardesai

Mission 272 With Rajdeep Sardesai: Why is the little state of Goa important in Lok Sabha elections 2019

After Manohar Parrikar's death, Goa politics is unstable.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Nizamuddin auliya, Surf excel advertisement, Mughals, Holi

Rang laye sang: How Holi encapsulates India’s cultural rainbow

From Mughal emperors to Sufi saints, Holi has meant a great deal beyond tight religious boundaries. Its colours have made all of that melt away, so we could be 'us'.

HUMOUR

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Gatecrash, Wedding, Nit, Engineering students

How (not) to gatecrash shaadis in style!

Recently a group of engineering students was warned against showing up at weddings sans invites. But hang on! Isn't that a compulsory part of an engineering degree?