DailyO - Opinion News & Analysis on Latest Breaking News India
click
English   |   Bangla

LIFE

 |  Below The Belt  |  5-minute read
Dating apps, Online Dating, Tinder, Valentine's Day

Why I began to look for love by logging out from Tinder

My heart was broken for doing what I always have. Loving too hard. And searching for such love.

ART & CULTURE

 |  6-minute read
Romance, Love, Bollywood, Valentine's Day

Romance, tragedy, jingoism, same-sex: How Hindi cinema has fallen in love over the years

Hindi cinema has shown us several shades of passion over the decades. It has been liberating but today, it needs to do much more.

HUMOUR

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, BJP, Bajrang Dal, UK

Tudder is the Tinder for cows: This Valentine's Day, will the real gau rakshak please stand up?

Called Tudder, the application is essentially Tinder for cows, promising them virtually unlimited partners to breed (read: hook up). Culture police says, not cool.

LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Valentine's Day, Adultery law, Infidelity

I am the ‘other’ woman in his life. But I am not the homewrecker here

Of course, my life is no Bollywood gossip column. In worlds like mine, they never pick us.

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Gender, Valentine's Day, Relationship, Love

5 types of women men absolutely love

A layman's handbook!

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Love, Priya Prakash Varrier, Oru Adaar Love, Valentine's Day

Is it Love or Priya Prakash Varrier: What gets under our skin more?

First song in February 2018. Movie release in February 2019. Give 'Oru Addar Love' the award for best build-up already!

VARIETY

 |  3-minute read
Relationship, Valentine's Day, Feminism, Rose day 2019

Rose Day 2019: 5 questions I want to ask

Will I be still be 'woke' if I accept or give a rose? Or, can I, as a straight woman, gift a rose to another girl?

LIFE

 |  6-minute read
Marriage, Homosexuality, Lgbtqia, Boyfriend

Why it is time to move from the conventional 'boyfriend' or 'girlfriend' and switch to 'partner' instead

We need to change to newer, more gender-neutral words that justify us being a modern society, and free our most joyous intimate relationships of the burden of patriarchy.

HUMOUR

 |  3-minute read
Shiv Sena, VHP, Bajrang Dal, Valentine's Day

Sisters’ Day, Parents’ Day, Lathi Puja Day: Call it anything but Valentine’s Day!

Here's something India and Pakistan share: our fear and loathing of Valentine's Day. Why? Well, clearly we all believe 'pyaar ek dhoka hai'!

VARIETY

 |  Tarar Square  |  7-minute read
Love, Haram, Pakistan, Valentine's Day

Love is not haram: How Pakistan celebrated Valentine's Day

My single status and non-existence of romance in my life have in no way diminished the importance of love and its manifestations for me.