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Andhra Pradesh shouldn't oppose Jagan Mohan Reddy’s push for English; its role in South's growth story is well-documented
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Andhra Pradesh shouldn't oppose Jagan Mohan Reddy’s push for English; its role in South's growth story is well-documented

When India liberalised its economy in the 1990s, due to an English-speaking culture, the south was in a better position to reap the benefits of an era that saw a spectacular rise of India's entrepreneurial class

Nobel Prize honours work that benefits humankind; parochial focus on winners' national identity is contrary to its spirit
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Nobel Prize honours work that benefits humankind; parochial focus on winners' national identity is contrary to its spirit

Alfred Nobel, in his will, had written, “It is my express wish that when awarding the prizes, no consideration be given to nationality, but that the prize be awarded to the worthiest person”.

Regionalism is passé, says Manipur CM N Biren Singh, claims Modi govt will address concerns of North East in next citizenship bill
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Regionalism is passé, says Manipur CM N Biren Singh, claims Modi govt will address concerns of North East in next citizenship bill

In the backdrop of an unprecedented unified protest all over the northeastern states over the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) in the last few months, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh has categorically ruled out any chance of a united regional political formation in the region

Amid NRC chaos in Assam, how widely circulated memes fanned regionalism and discrimination
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Amid NRC chaos in Assam, how widely circulated memes fanned regionalism and discrimination

In the run-up to the final draft of the NRC 2018 being released on 30 July, memes in Assam fanned sentiments of regionalism under the guise of ironic humour

Siddaramaiah sparks language row, says everyone who lives in Karnataka must learn Kannada
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Siddaramaiah sparks language row, says everyone who lives in Karnataka must learn Kannada

Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah sparked controversy on Wednesday when he said that all those people who live in Karnataka must learn Kannada.

Uddhav Thackeray's remark on non-Marathi Hindus shows Shiv Sena's desperation to remain relevant
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Uddhav Thackeray's remark on non-Marathi Hindus shows Shiv Sena's desperation to remain relevant

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's remark against non-Marathi Hindus shows that the catchment area for politics of hatred is shrinking in size, demanding an even more narrow and parochial approach to remain relevant

BJP's aim is to build an India without casteism, corruption, Congress: Amit Shah
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BJP's aim is to build an India without casteism, corruption, Congress: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah said the key objective of his party is to build a strong India, which is free from casteism, corruption, regionalism and the Congress