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Brahmaputra, Floods, Climate change, Chennai water crisis

Floods or Droughts: How nature can cure India's impending water crisis

The idea of water governance should be based on demand management and adapting to the moods of nature, instead of trying to control it.

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Domestic Violence, Abuse, Sandeep reddy vanga, Sexist

This Bollywood story of abuse is all masala till it turns real

All characters and events depicted in this story are real. Any similarity to actual events or persons, dead or living, is very sad, but well, it isn’t coincidental.

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Nutritinal deficiency, Alcohol, Dieting, Neurological tremorsHello, Health

All you need to know about Angela Merkel-like tremors and how to cure them

The German chancellor’s sporadic shaking spells has left the global community worried. Tremors signal an underlying health issue, some of which are easily remedied through right food.

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Children health, UNICEF, World Health Organisation, Anti-vaccination movement

20 million children not vaccinated in 2018. Are the anti-vaxxers gaining ground?

More than one in 10 children across the world did not get vaccinated against life-threatening diseases and are at potential risk. Do we still accept the anti-vax theory?

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Uterus, Menstruation shaming, Women's health, Medical malpractice

Hysterectomy! Are Indian doctors filling their pockets with uterus cash?

The utility of the uterus for women seems to begin and end with childbirth. The alarming numbers of hysterectomy procedures in India reveal a dangerous trend.

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Data Privacy, FaceApp, Beauty, Age

Why I don’t see enough women taking up the FaceApp challenge

The Russian mobile application has a problematic understanding of ageing. Clearly.

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Expressway, Lucknow-delhi bus accident, Uttar Pradesh, Yamuna Expressway

Is the Yamuna Expressway more vulnerable because of being in Uttar Pradesh?

The general economic condition of Uttar Pradesh and its institutional structures are not compatible with an expressway.

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Solar Power, Fossil Fuels, Solar Energy, Renewable Energy

Lights out: Smog in China clouds solar panels

Caught in a catch-22 situation, Beijing cannot use solar power to reduce its air pollution. The reason? Air pollution.

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Coffee oil, Palm oil plantations, Scottish entrepreneurs, Rainforest conservation

Here's another reason to drink coffee

The coffee grounds you throw away might actually save the tropical rainforests.

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S-400 missiles russia, Us warns india, India diplomatic relations, India defense strategy

Why India left the US ‘hanging’ and bought powerful S-400 missiles from Russia

The US had offered India defence equipment to counter Russia’s offer and even gave India warnings of ‘consequences’ but India didn’t give in.