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Haryana, Vinesh phogat, Aamir Khan, Asian Games

Vinesh Phogat is the new face of the 'other Haryana'. Can the two Haryanas become one?

The same state which recorded over 1000 rape cases in 2014-2016 bagged 22 medals in the CWG.

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Natural calamity, Kerala animals rescue, Kerala rescue operations, Kerala floods

Kerala floods: How rescue operations to save dogs, cows, goats are melting hearts

Various welfare organisations and individuals have joined hands to ensure food and safe spaces for animals.

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Census 2011, RSS, Muslim population growth, Muslim population

How myths about Muslim population growth get the equation wrong

The belief that the Islamic doctrine is responsible for growth in the Muslim population seems to dominate the public imagination. But the notion is wrong.

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Weather Forecast, Water Resources, Monsoon, Kerala floods

Kerala floods: High time we had a robust forecasting and prediction system

The Central Water Commission (CWC) — which is in-charge of flood forecasting — has no ground stations in Kerala.

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Public property, Pune, India, Romance

Does romance really need defacement of public property?

A man plastered his apology (to his partner) on more than 300 giant hoardings in Maharashtra's Pimpri Chinchwad, and the cops are not loving it.

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Kashmir crisis, Imran Khan, Pakistan prime minister, Imran khan swearing-in

Why Kashmir is anxious over Imran Khan taking oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister

The ground situation in the Valley is grim. There has been a spurt in the number of militant attacks.

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Nick jonas, Entertainment, Bollywood, Priyanka Chopra

Ms World: Why Priyanka Chopra is the actual superstar in the Khans' Bollywood

During 2012-13, Priyanka's career was almost written off as not many actors were keen to work with her. Today, she has won the World — again.

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Rahul gandhi's wink, Right-wing, Left-wing liberals, Memes

How the politics of memes has taken the world by storm

Take heart, memes are not completely a domain of the right wing.

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Mohenjodaro, Shudras, Indus Valley Civilisation, Harappan civilisation

Shudras, not Aryans, built the Indus Valley Civilisation

The word Harappa sounds similar to the names given to divine figures in south India. Mallappa, Beerappa, Veerappa, for example.

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Kerala floods, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Atal bihari vajpayee death, Narendra Modi

Three steps that showed Modi's commitment to Raj Dharma

A 5km walk behind Atal Bihari Vajpayee's hearse, watch over a daughter light her father's pyre and then reaching out to Kerala with succour, exhibit the PM's political acumen.