Yashee

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Senior sub-editor, DailyO

VARIETY

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Happy birthday, Sushmita Sen: The first Indian woman with public swag

A woman who made her choices, paid for them, but stuck to them. With a Universe of strength.

POLITICS

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Kamal Nath RSS video row: Sambit Patra gets it wrong, but Congress too must stop acting like ‘fancy dress Hindus’

Madhya Pradesh is reeling under farm distress, unemployment, rape, corruption. Why has Congress not ensured the discourse is around these?

VARIETY

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HUMOUR

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VARIETY

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POLITICS

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Sabarimala: BJP, Congress both think faith is above the law. We should be very afraid

No matter what politicians say, the Sabarimala controversy is no longer a religious issue.

VARIETY

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Rakhi Sawant accuses Tanushree Dutta of raping her: Dear Rakhi, surely you are better than that?

You have survived by making a farce out of yourself, and that is brave. But making a farce out of rape is never funny.

POLITICS

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The BJP government’s response to #MeToo has been inadequate. MJ Akbar stepping down does not make it better

Even as we celebrate the brave women who ensured impunity met accountability, we need to put some tough questions to the government.

VARIETY

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Govt ‘rejects’ World Bank’s Human Capital Index 2018: Denying problems exist won't make them go away

Instead of acknowledging failings, the government’s response is churlishly defensive.

ART & CULTURE

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