India is all set to celebrate her 71st Independence Day on August 15 -- a day which commemorates the country’s independence from colonial rule. It is a day that marks India’s impressive political and social history, and a reiteration o .. Read More

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#AINTNOCINDERELLA: INDIAN WOMEN TAKE ON POLITICIAN FOR BLAMING STALKING VICTIM

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NEW DELHI: Indian women have taken to social media to slam a politician for victim shaming. Varnika Kundu was chased and almost kidnapped by two men whilst driving home in Chandigarh late at night; one of the men has been identifi... Read More

LOSING OURSELVES IN SRI LANKA

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Earlier this year, my friend’s and I were planning a five day holiday. We had the crew, the dates, the budget… what we needed was the destination. Year after year, the five of us -- all friends from school -- have taken a yearly trip ... Read More

INDIAN FANS TURN TO HOCKEY TO OFFSET CRICKET LOSS TO PAKISTAN

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NEW DELHI: It was a thrilling Sunday, as India and Pakistan faced each other in not one but two action packed games. The two countries played both the ICC Champions Trophy finals and the Hockey World League semifinals. In the days... Read More

BJP AND ITS SPOKESPERSONS: AGGRESSIVELY 'FAKE'

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NEW DELHI: It has become a huge event on the social media, with the trolls silenced by the abundance of jokes and laughs on Facebook and Twitter as the BJP infamous for generating fake news and morphed videos, finds its spokespers... Read More

YOGI IN VARANASI GIVES MODI NO RELIEF

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VARANASI: Was it a coincidence that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adtiyanath decided to be in Varanasi as Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated his three years in office? Well Varanasi did not seem to think so, and even as t... Read More

THE RISE OF VIGILANTISM....IN INDIA

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NEW DELHI: It’s a story of sheer horror. And a repeat of exactly what happens when mobs are primed to attack on the basis of rumours that convince them that they are defending themselves. When actually they are under no thre... Read More

THE RISE OF VIGILANTISM....IN INDIA

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NEW DELHI: It’s a story of sheer horror. And a repeat of exactly what happens when mobs are primed to attack on the basis of rumours that convince them that they are defending themselves. When actually they are under no thre... Read More

YOGI ADITYANATH TO TAKE OATH AS UP CM, INTERNET HAS THE LAST LAUGH

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NEW DELHI: Criticism accompanied the news that Yogi Adityanath will be the next Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, as several people pointed out that charges against the BJP leader include attempt to murder, criminal intimidation, r... Read More

GUJARAT'S GADHAS, PEEPING TOMS AND SCAM: U.P. ELECTIONS AMP UP THE RHETORIC

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LUCKNOW: At a rally in Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav took on Prime Minister Narendra Modi with a reference to a Gujarat Tourism TV advertisement. "I request the century's biggest superstar, please don... Read More

A TRIBUTE TO THE RADIO - THE ORIGINAL SOCIAL MEDIA

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This month, February 13 was celebrated as World Radio Day -- the significance of which is usually lost in a world where cultural trends are set by the internet generation. In this era of Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat, we often ... Read More

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