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One of the most often committed seven sins: Gossip

When I was young, I failed to understand the reason behind the uprising of disputes in the family or amongst my friends. I couldn’t help but wonder why people can’t let go off trivial situations and hold a smile on their face putting an end to the inconsequential quarrel which …

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I don't like black people! Am I a racist?
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I don’t like black people! Am I a racist?

Few days ago, at 11 P.M., I switched off all lights and got into my bed. The windows brought no moonlight for there was no moon that night. Clouds made sure the stars didn’t shine. Darkness was everywhere. I’ve always liked it that way for bedtime. Few minutes later I …

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A Giant Step Backward
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A Giant Step Backward

Millions of Indians had been declared criminals in a matter of minutes. People across a spectrum of sexuality and gender identity were shocked and felt betrayed by the guardian of their fundamental rights.Yes,I think Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code should be decriminalized.The primary problem with the provision of …

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DelhiThe world's most polluted city
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Delhi:The world’s most polluted city

Pollution is regarded as one of the biggest problems which the modern world is facing. In India, the problem of rising levels of pollution is not at all new or surprising. But, it is extremely surprising to know that Delhi, the national capital of India has earned the tag of …

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The Bjp's RAJ
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The Bjp’s RAJ

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray has backed BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi even as he went against the saffron party’s wishes and announced he would be contesting the Lok Sabha elections. Releasing a first list of seven names, Raj, 45, fielded candidates against the Shiv Sena in …

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Elections 2014:The battle has begun
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Elections 2014:The battle has begun

The battle lines have been drawn. Who will emerge out of the ruins as the Prime Minister of India? A lot of questions are still waiting for an answer as the general elections begin in India. The general election will be held in nine phases. It is the longest election …

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My Pocket Story-Know your Jury
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My Pocket Story-Know your Jury

1. Revathi Suresh  Revathi Suresh worked with EastWest Books, Chennai, and helped edit, along with a senior colleague, a book review magazine called Indian Review of Books. EWB also had an imprint called Manas which brought out both fiction and non-fiction. She has worked with some of India’s finest translators—Gita Krishnankutty, …

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On the demise of Khushwant Singh
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On the demise of Khushwant Singh

” When you have counted eighty years and more, Time and Fate will batter at your door; But if you should survive to be a hundred, Your life will be death to the very core.” Writer, journalist, one of India’s best known satirist, died on Thursday at the age of …

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evanesce..
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evanesce..

The sunlight on his face . Harsh and brutal, filtering through the glass pane above his head. No one seems to care. He’s on the move. The driver, oblivious to his irrational pains, takes a right. That night ,cooped inside our attic. Her breath on me. My scent on her.. …

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Symphony 2014 lives upto its expectations
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Symphony 2014 lives upto its expectations

Symphony 2014, the annual cultural festival of K J Somaiya College of Engineering has come to an end, and how! Not only did each event justify the theme desi swag but also made students from colleges across Mumbai learn about the potential of the OC of the biggest cultural fest …

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