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Story Posted on 12-07-2019


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Corporate tax, Income Tax, Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Budget

Post-Budget Blues: Why the Modi govt must lower taxes to revive growth

The mindset of bureaucrats in the Ministry of Finance remains stuck in the past. It is here that Modi could learn from Donald Trump.


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Masculinity, Kabir singh toxic masculinity, Toxic masculinity, Kabir singh

Done ranting about Kabir Singh? Watch Noblemen, a movie which shows bullying, one of the earliest signs of toxic masculinity

Toxic masculinity can be seen in young boys in the form of bullying, and Noblemen’s gritty portrayal of child bullies is an eye-opener.


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Eating disorders, Fad diets, Dieting, Healthy food

Orthorexia nervosa: When being too healthy is unhealthy

Eating healthy and following a disciplined lifestyle is good but for some people getting fit turns into a disorder.


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Bjp entitlement, Modi on lutyens delhi, Lutyens delhi entitlement, Narendra Modi

Entitled and how! Dear BJP, as you accuse Lutyens’ Delhi of entitlement, just know that you too suffer from the same disease

BJP can take a ‘holier than thou’ stance all it wants, but most of its politicians reek of entitlement, much like Lutyens’ Delhi.


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Discrimination, Dalits, Lower caste, Caste system

Despite all your glib talk: 'Article 15' shines a harsh light on the dark truth of caste and gender oppression in India

Caste remains as brutal and pervasive as ever in India. But violence against women by men transcends even caste. It threatens all women and it unites all men.


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Bihar, Anand kumar biopic, Pankaj tripathi, Hrithik Roshan

Super 30 and a super-brown Hrithik Roshan: Why I think the heavily bronzed Hrithik is an insult to the man he's playing

Hrithik Roshan’s off-putting faux-darkened skin reeks of Bollywood’s elitist and racist outlook. It's as bad as using 'black face' on non-African performers to make them fit non-white roles.


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Raavan, Right wing populism, Left vs right wing, Left-wing liberals

Amish: 'Rooted Indians are now economically powerful, and they want to hear their own stories'

Amish Tripathi speaks with Srijana Mitra Das about his new book 'Raavan: Enemy of Aryavarta', the importance of knowing India and why we must understand our glorious heritage in full.


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Parliament, Railway budget, Om birla, Lok Sabha

100% productive Lok Sabha: Our MPs, for a change, are working hard. Whom should we thank?

...for taking work ethics to such a height!


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Homosexuality, MS Dhoni, World Cup 2019, Dutee Chand

No more tears! Stop bemoaning India's World Cup loss. Our champion, Dutee Chand, won glory for us!

On a day the nation mourned, it had a big reason to celebrate.


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Triple talaq judgement by sc, Sc on triple talaq, Triple talaq bill, Triple Talaq

Hunting Inside Muslim Homes: Triple Talaq in Salman Khurshid's 'Visible Muslim, Invisible Citizen'

Salman Khurshid’s 'Visible Muslim, Invisible Citizen: Understanding Islam in Indian Democracy' (Rupa) gives the view of a political insider into current heated debates around Islam and Muslims in India.