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26 mins ago

Ban dance bars, frame policy on Facebook for women’s safety: Panel tells Maharashtra govt

On Monday, the Dharmadhikari panel made a few more suggestions in its interim reports presented to the Bombay HC — a complete ban on bar dance. #Bombay High Court #dance bars #Dharamadhikari panel #Dowry #facebook #India #interim report #Mumbai #social media #Twitter #women safety

33 mins ago

Banning alcohol in Kerala will hit revenue, tourism: Tharoor

Former Union minister and Congress MP from Kerala Shashi Tharoor slammed the Oommen Chandy government's decision to ban alcohol in the state saying it will have a large impact on the revenue and tourism of the state. #Alcohol #Congress #Kerala #NewsTracker #Oommen Chandy #Shashi Tharoor #Tamil Nadu #TheySaidIt #UDF

Sep 2, 2014

Mobile ban for girls: ‘Love jihad’ turns to moral policing in UP

The paranoia over Love jihad has spread to urban communities with the wealthy vaishyas in UP calling for a ban on mobile usage by school girls. #BJP #communal politics #Love jihad #Love jihad in UP #Mobiles #School girls #ThisisNext #Vaishyas

Sep 1, 2014

Splitsvilla wrap: When the Dumbolinas chose a Badmash Bhediya

Since the last week's episode of Splitsvilla was about establishing that general knowledge and women are mostly mutually exclusive , this week was about trying to prove that men have some drawbacks too. #Indian dating show #Indian reality shows #MTV #MTV India #Nikhil Chinapa #Splitsvilla 6 #Sunny Leone

Sep 1, 2014

Scarlett Johansson, Prince Harry and other victims of nude photo leaks

This is the first time that 'nude photos leak' has happened in such a massive scale. But there've been celebrities who have been victims of this before #Jennifer Lawrence #Justin Timberlake #ListsEtc #Scarlett Johansson #Venessa Hudgens

Sep 1, 2014

Nalanda University reopens after 800 years: Here’s all you need to know

The Nalanda University (NU), that had attracted students from world over in the ancient times, has been reopened after 800 years. Under the leadership of Dr Amartya Sen the university was opened on Monday. Here's all you need to know #Amartya Sen #APJ Abdul Kalam #bIhar #didyouknow #Education #India #Nalanda #Nalanda University #Rajgir

Sep 1, 2014

Despite Twitter outrage, Obama backs his choice of tan suit

Obama in his infamous tan suit. Reuters Obama rarely ever wears anything other than his uniform of dull-coloured suits and his tan suit was not outstanding either. so it is interesting to know why it raised such a huge furor. #America #Iraq #Obama #President #tan suit #Twitter #twitter joke #Ukraine #US #viral

Sep 1, 2014

Modi vs Rajnath: Are there serious faultlines in the BJP govt?

An editorial argues that the Modi-Rajnath tale has not ended, but is a longstanding rivalry that will sharpen in coming months. #Arun Jaitley #BJP #Cabinet of ministers #GoodReads #Kiren Rijiju #Modi #Narendra Modi #Rajnath Singh #Union Home Minister