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Ragpickers at Mumbai's Deonar, despite being 'unsung heroes of sustainability', battle garbage mafia and state apathy
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Ragpickers at Mumbai's Deonar, despite being 'unsung heroes of sustainability', battle garbage mafia and state apathy

At the Deonar dumping ground, it is easy to find many children who grow up in the garbage — the unregulated industry of child ragpickers is on the rise.

After Nawaz Sharif's admission of Pakistan role in 26/11, time Congress apologised to RSS, India
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After Nawaz Sharif's admission of Pakistan role in 26/11, time Congress apologised to RSS, India

After Nawaz Sharif's revelation of Pakistan role in 26/11 attacks, RSS and India not only deserves an apology from Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh and Kripashankar Singh for willfully instigating discontent in the society

Restaurateur Farhan Azmi accuses partner Kashiff Khan's goons of robbing cash from his eatery
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Restaurateur Farhan Azmi accuses partner Kashiff Khan's goons of robbing cash from his eatery

Ayesha Takia's husband Farhan Azmi also alleges that Kashiff Khan has made false promises to nine people about opportunities to open franchises of his restaurants

Zakir Naik's Mazgaon school finds a new trustee to run it: Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi
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Zakir Naik's Mazgaon school finds a new trustee to run it: Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi

Abu Azmi has now taken over a school in Mazgaon which had been running under controversial preacher Zakir Naik's banned IRF till now.

UP Elections 2017: SP-Congress alliance on the brink of collapse over seat distribution
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UP Elections 2017: SP-Congress alliance on the brink of collapse over seat distribution

For Congress, this is definitely not a good news, and that too at a time when rival parties are claiming the party is nearly done in Uttar Pradesh.

Bengaluru molestation: Farhan Azmi lashes out at Esha Gupta and Farhan Akhtar
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Bengaluru molestation: Farhan Azmi lashes out at Esha Gupta and Farhan Akhtar

Farhan Azmi questions Esha Gupta's dignity and Farhan Akhtar's efforts towards women empowerment when they condemn Abu Azmi's take on Bengaluru molestation

Bengaluru molestation: Akshay Kumar condemns incident; advises girls to learn self-defense
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Bengaluru molestation: Akshay Kumar condemns incident; advises girls to learn self-defense

Akshay Kumar had recently opened a martial arts training institute for women in Mumbai, in a collaboration with Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray

Bengaluru molestation: Misogynistic officials offer no solutions, only pass moral judgment
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Bengaluru molestation: Misogynistic officials offer no solutions, only pass moral judgment

In yet another horrifying incident of gender-based violence, scores of women were molested by drunken revellers on New Year's Eve in Bengaluru. In response, politicians and law enforcement officials exposed their callous indifference

Bengaluru molestation: NCW issues notices to Abu Azmi, G Parameshwara for sexist remarks
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Bengaluru molestation: NCW issues notices to Abu Azmi, G Parameshwara for sexist remarks

The National Commission for Women (NCW) on Tuesday issued notices to Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara and Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi for allegedly making sexist comments regarding the molestation of women by a mob on New Year's Eve.

Bengaluru molestation: Blaming Abu Azmi serves no purpose; take cops to task instead
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Bengaluru molestation: Blaming Abu Azmi serves no purpose; take cops to task instead

Why blame Abu Azmi? The mindset is so pervasive and deeply entrenched that it's pointless wasting time slamming their remarks. How come we never discuss the need for better policing?

Bengaluru molestation: Thank you Abu Azmi for reinforcing that #NotAllMen is a sham
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Bengaluru molestation: Thank you Abu Azmi for reinforcing that #NotAllMen is a sham

Yes, #NotAllMen are molesters, but men like Abu Azmi exist — who openly voice out their misogyny, deep-rooted patriarchy and misplaced sense of masculinity and power — and that's a bigger problem.

Abu Azmi's remarks about women are as normal as fried fish and ice cream. Honest
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Abu Azmi's remarks about women are as normal as fried fish and ice cream. Honest

Three days after a few women were molested in during the New Year's, Samajwadi Party party leader Abu Azmi shared his nuggets of wisdom. He came up with a rather strange analogy to describe or rather find an excuse for the predatory behaviour in men.

Abu Azmi's comment on Bengaluru molestation case is not his first sexist rant
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Abu Azmi's comment on Bengaluru molestation case is not his first sexist rant

Abu Azmi's daughter-in-law Ayesha Takia had condemned the Samajwadi Party leader's sexist comment back in 2014 by saying she was 'ashamed' and 'embarrassed'

Bengaluru New Year's Eve mob attack: SP's Abu Azmi blames women, short clothes
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Bengaluru New Year's Eve mob attack: SP's Abu Azmi blames women, short clothes

Three days after hooligans in Bengaluru went on a molestation rampage assaulting women who had gathered to celebrate the New Year, the assaulters are running free. But that's not all. Now Samajwadi party leader Abu Azmi had jumped in blaming the victims for the incident.

The Radicalisation Series: Analysing the threat to Muslim youths in Maharashtra
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The Radicalisation Series: Analysing the threat to Muslim youths in Maharashtra

In an exclusive four-part series on radicalisation in India, Tufail Ahmad examines a variety of conditions and scenarios that have made it possible to radicalise youths in Maharashtra, Hyderabad, Kerala and indeed, India as a whole

Govt must tackle the Zakir Naik problem with tact, caution and vision
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Govt must tackle the Zakir Naik problem with tact, caution and vision

In this age of internet and the reach of social media, any information battle — be it the Islamic State's online recruiting strategy or Zakir Naik's regressive ideology —cannot be won by using tools of conventional warfare.

From Baba Ramdev to Mulayam Singh Yadav: Shankaracharya Swaroopanand's comments on rape are not novel
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From Baba Ramdev to Mulayam Singh Yadav: Shankaracharya Swaroopanand's comments on rape are not novel

Shankaracharya Swaroopanand Saraswati's comment on rape is not the first time such pronouncements have been uttered by public figures.

BJP trying to provoke people of other religions: NCP, SP on Swaraj's suggestion on Gita
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BJP trying to provoke people of other religions: NCP, SP on Swaraj's suggestion on Gita

NCP and Samajwadi Party on Monday slammed Union Minister and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj's suggestion to declare Bhagwad Gita as a national scripture.

Will probe Abu Azmi's statement, says R R Patil
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Will probe Abu Azmi's statement, says R R Patil

Maharashtra Home Minister R R Patil today said the state government would initiate probe into the controversial statement of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi in Lucknow yesterday.

Swamy and others lash out at Abu Azmi over Muslim DNA remark
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Swamy and others lash out at Abu Azmi over Muslim DNA remark

In a controversial comment, Samajwadi Party leader Abu Asim Azmi has said that Muslims who do not vote for his party are not "true Muslims."