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India's poor "left" in the lurch in Central government's new urban thrust, as experts allege middle class policy bias

Adanis "lose" defamation case against Wire, ex-EPW editor Thakurta, court asks portal to remove a sentence, an adverb

Ananta Kumar Hegde should be sacked: People like him do not deserve to hold any constitutional office

India's "embarrassment": 12 journos killed in 2017, making it a most hazardous country for media persons

Financial inclusion? Merely opening physical accounts in banks as flag posts of financial identity won’t help

Delhi's 75% young Hindu women practice ghughat; it's 90% in urban Rajasthan and UP: Pennsylvania univ survey

Trump’s move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital: America has failed to understand that new multipolar world is emerging

Gujarat's Khambhat region is silicosis epidemic hit, pay an extra Rs 3 lakh to victims: NHRC to state govt

Extend India's reservation policy to judiciary to "help" marginalized communities get justice: Indore lawyers' meet

Mining children are nobody's baby in Govt of India, ministry and laws are quiet on child rights, says representation

Most of 31,000 Uttarakhand dam affected families to get "peanuts" as compensation, says fresh calculation

India's "sidelined" FM Sushma Swaraj at loggerheads with pro-Modi twitterati, blocks a few in "kneejerk" reaction

How exactly EVMs were hacked in Gujarat to get BJP elected? EVM machine has firmware inside the hardware...

BJP leaders "pooh-poohed" minority status to Hindus in J&K 20 yrs ago, NDA govt "cold shouldered" recommendation

Unfortunate that there is little public discussion on the significance of the historic Mahad satyagrah

Gujarat's cultural capital sees sharp rise in "destruction" of water bodies, nature: Environmentalists complain

3-day carnival begins in Delhi to celebrate Ghalib's 220th birth anniversary: Few "remember" great poet's legacy

Ahmedabad Court vacates injunction, says "The Wire" can publish stories on Amit Shah's son, but can't name Modi

Not Patidar anger, but rural distress drove Saurashtra voters against BJP, as farmers "rejected" Hindutva rhetoric

57,000 "to be evicted" for Jewar airport-aerotropis off Delhi, 20 villages to be uprooted: UK advocacy group

Most of India's small-scale farmers would happily sell their land if only they could be provided alternate employment

India's "push" for digitized economy may widen gender gap, warns UNICEF: Just 29% internet users are females

Who is Modi to “allow” eating habits in Meghalaya? Right to Freedom, Privacy are constitutional rights

Gujarat govt "destroyed" 150 salt farms in Rann of Kutch, Narmada water release created agariyas vs farmers situation

EC under cloud post-Guj polls: Suspicion around EVMs exacerbates as insiders say it can be "compromised"

Christmas is the gifts of love and fellowship; of mercy and reconciliation; of sharing and caring; of justice and solidarity

Ex-BJP minister Jaynarayan Vyas' defeat in Gujarat assembly elections is the "defeat of development"... and of Sidhpur

With mere 1.3% investment of GDP, India ranks "close to bottom of the pile" on most international health indices

Amidst hype and hyperbole around Gujarat polls, the real story never gets asked: What does it mean for the people?