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How the themes in Sacred Games season 2 find global relevance in a contemporary political setup
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How the themes in Sacred Games season 2 find global relevance in a contemporary political setup

Netflix probably adapted Sacred Games into a series because its underlying sociopolitical commentary has echoes across the globe, and not just India.

Asaduddin Owaisi backs Kamal Haasan's 'India's first terrorist was Hindu' remark, supports KCR's Federal Front pitch
Politics

Asaduddin Owaisi backs Kamal Haasan's 'India's first terrorist was Hindu' remark, supports KCR's Federal Front pitch

Owaisi was referring to Kamal Haasan's statement on Monday, when he called Nathuram Godse, the man who assassinated Mahatma Gandhi, as the "first Hindu terrorist" in independent India.

Vote-bank politics or not, Kamal Haasan's 'Hindu terrorist' remark shows politicians are incapable of severing terror-religion link
Politics

Vote-bank politics or not, Kamal Haasan's 'Hindu terrorist' remark shows politicians are incapable of severing terror-religion link

Kamal Haasan's "India's first Hindu terrorist' remark: Politicians have their sights set on ultimate political gains, and labeling an entire religion as one of terrorists for the acts of a few couldn't matter less to them.

Dhaka attack first anniversary: Denial of Islamic terror won't help Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh
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Dhaka attack first anniversary: Denial of Islamic terror won't help Sheikh Hasina, Bangladesh

The first anniversary of the Dhaka attack merits a fresh evaluation of Bangladesh and Hasina's security lest it loses focus and proves costly, also in terms of country's ties with India.

Afghanistan witnessed more than 200 deaths in terrorist attacks during 'deadliest Ramadan since 2001'
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Afghanistan witnessed more than 200 deaths in terrorist attacks during 'deadliest Ramadan since 2001'

The streets of Kabul were quiet on Saturday ahead of Eid-uld-Fitr, which marks the end of Islam's holiest month – Ramadan – amid fears of further attacks.

Bangladesh SC upholds death penalty of HuJI militant involved in 2004 attack on UK envoy
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Bangladesh SC upholds death penalty of HuJI militant involved in 2004 attack on UK envoy

Bangladesh Supreme Court on Sunday upheld the death sentence of banned Harkat-ul-Jihad al-Islami's former leader and two of his accomplices for a grenade attack in 2004 on Britain's then envoy in Dhaka.

Donald Trump calls for extreme vetting of immigrants to tackle 'Islamic terror'
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Donald Trump calls for extreme vetting of immigrants to tackle 'Islamic terror'

Trump also said he has great respect for Indians and Hindus, as he stepped up to address an event attended by the Indian American community in New Jersey.

Pakistan huffs and puffs over US support for India in Afghanistan and Kashmir
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Pakistan huffs and puffs over US support for India in Afghanistan and Kashmir

Pakistan is exposing its fundamental insecurity by admonishing the US for keeping quiet about Kashmir and encouraging India to boost aid to Afghanistan

Radicalisation by Islamic State and Al-Qaeda is not just Islam's problem, but India's too
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Radicalisation by Islamic State and Al-Qaeda is not just Islam's problem, but India's too

Islamic scholars would tell you that the 7th Century religion, which originally respects the ideals of religious pluralism, is a victim of misinterpretation. Its holy text has often been misinterpreted by terror groups to misguide the youth

Istanbul, Brexit and Donald Trump part of same global trend: Let’s stop it!
World

Istanbul, Brexit and Donald Trump part of same global trend: Let’s stop it!

At root, last week’s Brexit vote and Wednesday’s horrific terrorist attacks at Istanbul airport are manifestations of the same trend: The world is fragmenting into narrow segments filled with hate and fear of others.

Canadian embassy attack: Justin Trudeau's soft view on terror won't work anymore
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Canadian embassy attack: Justin Trudeau's soft view on terror won't work anymore

The attack on the Canadian Embassy may force PM Justin Tradeau to rethink his alleged soft, measured and diplomatic approach towards Islamic terror.

'State actors working with nuclear traffickers present greatest risk': A recap of the Nuclear Security Summit so far
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'State actors working with nuclear traffickers present greatest risk': A recap of the Nuclear Security Summit so far

The Nuclear Security Summit is a flagship event of US President Barack Obama’s tenure, and the second time the US has hosted it

Faced with IS terror, funding crisis, Iraq's only music and ballet school fighting a losing battle
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Faced with IS terror, funding crisis, Iraq's only music and ballet school fighting a losing battle

Iraq's only music and ballet school has survived war, sanctions and dictatorship, but now faces a crisis due to low oil prices and the Islamic State group

Belgian police gun down man linked to Paris attacks
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Belgian police gun down man linked to Paris attacks

Belgian and French police have launched a vast manhunt for more possible suspects after a rifle-wielding assailant was killed and four officers were wounded

Al-Qaeda claims credit for Ivory Coast beach massacre that left 16 dead
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Al-Qaeda claims credit for Ivory Coast beach massacre that left 16 dead

Armed men attacked an Ivory Coast beach on Sunday, killing at least 16 people and tourists fleeing, in an attack claimed by al-Qaida's North Africa branch

Looks could kill? Muslim women forced off US plane for 'staring at crew members'
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Looks could kill? Muslim women forced off US plane for 'staring at crew members'

Two Muslim women were escorted off of a plane by police after a cabin crew member accused them of "staring" at her

Four Indian nurses among 16 killed as gunmen storm Yemen care home
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Four Indian nurses among 16 killed as gunmen storm Yemen care home

Four Indian nurses were among at least 16 people killed on Friday, when gunmen opened fire at an elderly care home in the southern Yemen city of Aden

#SeditionDebate: Govt has strengthened the idea of Afzal Guru with crackdown on JNU students
Politics

#SeditionDebate: Govt has strengthened the idea of Afzal Guru with crackdown on JNU students

Let there be no doubt in anybody's mind about this: Afzal Guru is a hero to many Kashmiris, an inspiration for thousands of its youth.

Delhi court sent suspected Al Qaeda members to judicial custody till 10 February
India

Delhi court sent suspected Al Qaeda members to judicial custody till 10 February

A court here on Monday sent Maulana Anzar Shah, a suspected Al Qaeda member, and another accused to judicial custody till 10 February.

'Will cut ISIS head and take their oil': Donald Trump's first election TV spot belongs in the Stone Age
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'Will cut ISIS head and take their oil': Donald Trump's first election TV spot belongs in the Stone Age

The video creates a terror of its own — among the less aware individuals in the US who truly believe in Donald Trump's (inappropriate) ideas, othering the (abstract) concept of Islam (and therefore anyone who identifies himself/herself as Muslim) as pure evil, the only evil that America needs to get rid off to be "great again".