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Story Posted on 18-04-2019

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
BJP, Congress, Shaina nc, Priyanka Chaturvedi

Why Priyanka Chaturvedi and Shaina NC speaking out against their own parties must be carefully heard

Both women need to be commended not just for speaking out against the wrongs in their respective parties, but also speaking up for themselves.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read
Cancer survival, Cancer treatment, Monster in the dark, Cancer Awareness

Monsters in the dark: What you did not know about cancer

A play that left me with lessons on human endurance and the magical miracle it can bring about in the fight against cancer — despite losing my mother to it.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Cash for votes, Income tax raids, 2G Scam, Disproportionate assets case. Tamil Nadu

How Tamil Nadu became India's politics' most booty-full state

The raids and the hauls in Tamil Nadu that caused eyeballs to pop and jaws to drop across the country.

VOICES

 |  Below The Belt  |  8-minute read
Haji Ali, Women in mosques, Periods, Menstruation

Women in Mosques: Are menstruating women the real threat to Islamic shrines? Or does the problem lie elsewhere?

Is the real problem over letting women into barred holy places actually allowing the sexes to mingle? And perhaps to forget the purpose of visiting a holy place? What is that purpose anyway?

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Pakistan air force, Indian Air Force, China, Balakot air strike

Pakistan had no intel about Balakot: How Pakistan is now amping up its surveillance

The strength of IAF and PAF can't be compared. But China's co-operation in upgrading JK-17 — a kind-of hybrid of MiG21 and F-16 — is significant.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Delhi, AAP, BJP, Shazia Ilmi

Shazia Ilmi: 'The BJP is absolutely right in giving Sadhvi Pragya a ticket. She has been a victim, tortured and paralysed'

Delhi BJP vice-president Shazia Ilmi spoke with Rohit E David on a shoe being thrown in a BJP press conference, Sadhvi Pragya Thakur being given a ticket, Muslim appeasement politics and the possible alliance between Congress and AAP.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |  8.78 minutes watch-minute read
Dalit votes, Lok Sabha elections 2019, Lok Sabha, Mamata Banerjee

Who is ahead in the electoral race after the second phase of voting?

Here are the eight trends that reveal the story about who has an advantage in the 2019 Lok Sabha battle.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Sadhvi Pragya Thakur, Gvl narasimha, Shoes, Lok Sabha elections 2019

Shoe thrown at GVL Narasimha Rao: Why some shoes always miss their targets

We are so appreciative of the action that we never evaluate it. Neither do we focus on perfecting the art.

HUMOUR

 |  2-minute read
Narendra Modi, Weddings, Udhampur, Lok Sabha elections 2019

Marriage and Matdaan Together! Why freshly married couples are rushing to the polling booths!

They can at least get rid of the bridal wear — heavier than the dues of democracy! But no, the naya-navela couples are driven by another kind of rush to the polling booths!