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Feb 13, 2018
Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, govt helps SC/STs denied caste certificates due to spelling mistakes avail benefitsThis move by the Chhattisgarh government comes months ahead of Assembly elections, which are expected to be held towards the end of the year
Dec 10, 2017
Rise in death rate of white Americans may have led to Donald Trump's win in US presidential election, says studySignificant increases in the death rates of white, middle-aged people over the last 15 years may have led to Donald Trump's win in presidential elections
Oct 31, 2017
Chinese soldiers should take Hindi lessons to avoid misunderstandings with Indian troops, says expertChina should follow India's move to teach Mandarin to its border troops deployed along the Sino- Indian frontiers and give lessons in Hindi to them for better communication and to avoid any "unnecessary" misunderstandings with their Indian counterparts, a Chinese expert has said.
Oct 28, 2017
Sociology text lists dowry 'advantages': How the media fanned a Facebook post-fuelled rowThe dowry controversy was an unwarranted but deeply damaging attack on St. Joseph's College, Bengaluru. It also revealed several interesting problems
Oct 25, 2017
List of Indian academicians accused of sexual harassment goes viral; polarised opinions emergeThis post has been created by Raya Sarkar who wishes to "make people wary" of these academicians. It has been condemned by 14 feminists who are associated with Kafila, a publication which explores contemporary issues
Oct 09, 2017
JNU professors write to VC against Pradipta Chaudhary's appointment as dean of School of Social SciencesFour senior professors of JNU's School of Social Sciences have written to the vice-chancellor (VC) urging him to revoke the decision, which they termed as "arbitrary".
Sep 02, 2017
BRICS Summit 2017: After Doka La standoff, Narendra Modi's meet with Xi Jinping to be a turning pointThe three-day BRICS summit is set to begin on Sunday in China's southwestern city of Xiamen
Aug 05, 2017
India-China standoff: Beijing planning operation to expel Indian troops from Doka La, says expertChina is planning a "small scale military operation" to "expel" Indian troops from the Doklam area "within two weeks"
Jun 23, 2017
United States defence contractor Kevin Mallory arrested, charged with spying for ChinaA US defence contractor and former state dept security officer was arrested by American counterintelligence officials and charged with spying for China
Jun 11, 2017
Shanghai residents stage protest in China against property law, rare show of dissent curbed by policeIn a rare show of public dissent, hundreds of people came out in to protest in Shanghai to protest against the changes in housing regulations by the govt