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POLITICS

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Yes, Minister: The NDA has a true asset in Sushma Swaraj, external affairs minister. If it returns, it must retain her

As multiple explosions rocked Sri Lanka, Sushma Swaraj offered help, information and reassurance to Indian citizens. This is only one instance of Sushma rising to the occasion and coming to the aid of fellow Indians.

POLITICS

 |   3-minute read

Dimple Yadav's Shocker: Why leaders like the Samajwadi Party bahu Dimple in fact power Azam Khan's unabated misogyny

No, Dimple. Azam Khan's comments cannot be whitewashed in whataboutery. There is a time women leaders have to stand up for women. You just missed that crucial occasion.

VARIETY

 |   4-minute read

Flights of Fancy: What explains our obsession with air hostesses

Air India introduced air hostesses in 1946. Clearly, we haven't seen enough till date.

POLITICS

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Pakistan's PJ: Saudi Crown Prince MBS awarded for ‘humanitarian action’. Irony is dead. (Like Jamal Khashoggi)

It doesn't get funnier than this. A prize for 'humanitarian action'. Given to the Saudi crown prince. And bestowed by Pakistan.

POLITICS

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5 faults in Maneka Gandhi’s ABCD grading system

Like Indian parents, Maneka, too, couldn't keep this a secret. Everyone in India has to know the actual marks her 'grades' stand for. And to diss it.

VARIETY

 |   3-minute read

First Family First: How this happy Gandhi-Vadra family photo will impress voters

Unlike mama Rahul Gandhi, 19-year-old Rehan Vadra may not shy away from joining politics in the near future.

HUMOUR

 |   4-minute read

'Ab hoga nyay' versus 'Phir ek baar': Here’s our verdict

The BJP has repeated its winning horse, while the Congress, it seems, shot the video on a mobile phone.

HUMOUR

 |   3-minute read

Petrified Pakistan: Our shivering neighbour accuses India of plotting fresh attack. Why so scared, Pak?

The 'guftgu' of the Pak foreign minister sounds more like astrological predictions than hard facts based on intel inputs. But what's truly clear is their fear!

HUMOUR

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These election promises were made on April 1. Seriously!

We will be tightlipped about achhe din, Rs 15 lakh in our bank accounts and poverty-free India.

POLITICS

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No Lok Sabha ticket: What's cooking in Rabri Devi's kitchen?

The Yadav family reportedly wants to placate Chandrika Rai. It has to sweep the apparent tension between Tejashwai-Tej Pratap under the carpet soon. Rabri Devi's skills as peacemaker will be tested, yet again.