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Posted by IndiaSpend

They make up no more than 4% of India’s 1.2 billion people, but Sikhs and Christians are more likely to be undertrials and convicts than Hindus and Muslims.
candle vigil

This month, Sikhs aren't just holding up candles to commemorate the massacres of 1984. They are holding up their cameras.
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हालाँकि आज़ादी के आन्दोलन की भाषा हिंदी रही है, लेकिन आज़ादी के बाद सब सत्तालोलुपता और भाषाई राजनीति की भेंट चढ़ गई।
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In 1930, All Quiet on the Western Front was banned for not being aligned with Nazi views. In 2015, the Indian Government draws a strikingly similar parallel.
our better world dharavi

So how does an online business like make any difference to them, I wondered.
Guest AuthorPosted by Janhavi

We are not able to see the power that art holds. It has so much more to offer than just being a mere tool of entertainment.
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10 years ago, the government enacted the Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, but its implementation remains plagued by challenges.

A barbaric crime cannot be prevented by being barbaric in response.

By opposing abortion based on your beliefs, you are placing your personal beliefs above a woman’s life and health.
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"Though the castration looks barbaric, barbaric crimes should definitely attract barbaric models of punishment," says Justice N. Kirubakaran.
naxal women

It has been argued that Naxalism embraced the idea of sexual liberation, but the supreme duty of protecting women’s 'honour' made the latter a burden.
maternal instincts

Reproduction doesn't require any inherited preference to have children, since natural selection already favours mechanisms that result in reproduction.
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Being brought up in the same tradition, I know the logic that goes behind the custom, but once you look at the justifications, they start falling apart.
women pilots

If you thought we were over and done with painful stereotypes of women as vain and airheaded, think again.
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Posted by joel pinto

Has animal meat become more important to us than the life of a human being? We Indians are fighting like children over a piece of meat.
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Posted by Majid Alam

Syed Ahmad Khan was criticised for being anti-national, but he was a mentor to a vast section of people deprived of literacy and basic education.

Less than 8 months since you passed away, the India the Common Man wanted to create and envision has also died, in such a short span of time.
For representation only

Rape seems to be justified when individuals cross a certain predetermined line of 'bad' behaviour.
australian tattoo
Posted by Divya Joshi

Matthew Gordon, a 21-year-old Melbournian was recently harassed by an angry Indian mob in Bengaluru due to a tattoo of the goddess Yellamma on his shin.
Guest AuthorPosted by Umar Shah

Sikandar, father of Zain-ul-Abideen Budshah, was the second Sultan of the Shah Miri dynasty of Kashmir and his reign started in 1389 and ended in 1413 CE.

Imagine living life so that every venture you embark on makes you look for horrors, because you just know that they’re there.
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Equal pay for women should encompass all social classes, it shouldn't just be the debate between women in Hollywood, the rich, upper strata of society.

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