Vandana

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

Author is assistant editor DailyO.

SPORTS

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Bananas and permission to travel with wives for Indian cricket team are fine, but what about other sports

We celebrate and indulge our cricketers and rightly so. But why do we treat other sportspersons so callously? It's time India began to invest more resources and respect to them too.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Not the first time CBI is investigating CBI. Remember Ranjit Sinha and AP Singh?

This circus involving Alok Verma and Rakesh Asthana is being run right from the CBI office that operates on public money.

VARIETY

 |   3-minute read

Netflix series Little Things has a big message for life

Not everybody living in a big city wants to chase the ‘big dream’, not everybody working 14 hours a day hates his/her job.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

#MeToo: Why this is not a left or right movement. It is a women's movement

A man with left leanings caught with his pants down is no clean chit to men of the right wing. The truth holds vice versa too.

VARIETY

 |   7-minute read

How Vishaka Committees fail women they are meant to protect in workplaces

The tweets flooding social media naming and shaming alleged harassers are screams for help. Corporates had better hear them, unless they want to be the next named.

VARIETY

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Liberals are forgetting slain Apple executive’s wife has a right to decide for herself

To wish death upon people, or justify the killings of people just because they voted for one’s bête noire, flies in the face of liberal principles.

VOICES

 |   4-minute read

Goa has won National Tourism Award, but why Goans don’t want national tourists

Can you survive the peer pressure of being one who hasn’t been to Goa?

POLITICS

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Rafale deal: Arun Jaitley is wrong. The truth does have two versions

To begin with, there are two versions as to whether former French President Francois Hollande did actually make 'contradictory remarks'.

ART & CULTURE

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Manmarziyaan is way more real than Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. It's all about how we love and lust

The Anurag Kashyap-directed movie is not about sacrificing lovers but being go-getters.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Chilling: The picture that emerged when Aung San Suu Kyi unmasked herself

The Myanmar leader defending arrest of Reuters journalists for reporting the Rohingya crisis is suppression of freedom of expression.