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Swastika was Indian much before woke people woke up to the world and its politics

What explains this denouncement of swastika because Hitler used it, and an increased use of the shahada, the Muslim declaration of faith, despite the ISIS using it?

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Such A Fun Age tells us how a woke world stands in the way of a just society

For both Alix and Kelly, who claim to care for Emira, she is just her blackness, her racial self.

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Why the right to pee is a human right - and yet it is not

As seen in a recent case on Twitter, lack of an 'appropriate' place to pee can lead people to lose track of reason.

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What happened in JNU before TV crew reached

Masked men and women launched an attack inside JNU on Sunday night. This tension had, however, been brewing since January 1.

POLITICS

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Delhi 2020: Why AAP doesn't even need to deliver clean air and 24-hour water

AAP is offering the electorate what the latter doesn't even find itself worthy of. The party can get away by not delivering too.

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Take a peek into Pakistan's elite society blowing itself up with In the Company of Strangers

Awais Khan scratches the shimmering surface of this society to bring his readers face to face with a world that is both at odds with itself and at crossroads with the Islamists.

POLITICS

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How BJP's strategy of installing chief ministers from non-dominant castes boomeranged state after state

Two of the three states where BJP refused CM's chair to dominant castes have been lost by the party. In the third, it is at the mercy of an alliance.

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Earth would cease to exist before women in India see economic parity. Yes, you read that right

The pay differences on the two sides of the glass cabins are huge. Most women are not able to make it in, unless of course, asked to come in to be assigned a job.

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Why Assam and Tripura are the biggest losers post Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019

Assam is calling CAB a violation of Assam Accord. Tripura says it lost jobs to Hindu Bengalis.