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Jan 01, 2017
Insight 2017: The rise of spoken-word poetry should continue for goodIn 2017, the rise of spoken-word poetry should continue for good.
Nov 29, 2016
Xenophobia: Is dictionary.com's word of the year an accurate reflection of 2016?You might have thought about it, heard it. A lot. You might have even felt it: Dictionary.com's word of the year is "xenophobia."
Nov 16, 2016
Blame it on Donald Trump and Brexit: Oxford Dictionaries name 'post-truth' word of the yearThe Oxford Dictionaries chose "post-truth" as their word of the year on Wednesday, saying its use had spiked because of the Brexit vote in Britain and the rise of Donald Trump in the United States.
Nov 03, 2016
Benedict Cumberbatch's best roles pre-Doctor Strange, Sherlock: Throwback ThursdayHere's a rundown of Benedict Cumberbatch's great roles before he became busy with solving murders and learning magic from the ancient one.
Aug 02, 2016
TM Krishna's Magsaysay Award controversy: Who has the last word?Carnatic musician TM Krishna's Magsaysay Award has ruffled quite a few feathers on all sides of the spectrum, courting controversies as the days go by.
Jul 22, 2016
Dayashankar, Mayawati and the abject politics of abuse and counter-abuseA defiant Mayawati ruled out taking any action against her party workers and seemed to suggest that Singh's family members were themselves to blame for the abuse hurled against them
Jun 09, 2016
What Narendra Modi said in the US: The ultra-executive summaryPrime Minister Narendra Modi's fourth US visit as India's head of government was marked by two equally well-received speeches. Here's a summary
Feb 05, 2016
Spelling of 2,000 French words will change: Linguistic purists vexed at demise of 'circumflex'French linguistic purists have voiced online anger at the loss of one of their favourite accents -the pointy little "circumflex" hat that sits on top of certain vowels.
Dec 19, 2015
From noun to verb, emojis to internet slang, where will words go in 2016?Since 2004, Oxford Dictionaries has made this selection into an annual rite of passage for “a word or expression chosen to reflect the passing year in language.”
Dec 08, 2015
Watch: This video compilation of all the #sanskaari cuts in Angry Indian Goddesses is hilariousThe makers of Angry Indian Goddesses made a compilation of all the words that had been cut out from the film