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GAME OF GODS VS BATTLE OF OFFENCES

-Ananya Barua

Satirical caricatures of public personalities on magazine covers and newspapers, isn’t a new-found offence for tolerant India. Or, is it?

PUNE: Apparently, the cord struck too hard, in the case of Mahendra Singh Dhoni that his depiction as Lord Vishnu on the cover of Business Today successfully bagged him… 572 more words

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Tribalism and the Law

By Somasekhar Sundaresan

If 16 year olds can be sentenced to death, can they also consent to marriage?

The conflict between social conventions and social change is spreading across the Indian subcontinent. 697 more words

India: THE END OF PATIENCE

By Pritish Nandy, Mumbai Mirror

As we enter a new year, it’s amusing to see how everyone is catering to impatience. In the recent past we have seen many new brands (as well as many new online marketplaces) trying to break through hoary loyalties, pull away buyers. 881 more words

INTERNATIONAL

HYPER-NATIONALISM AND SOCIETAL INTOLERANCE

A video that purports to show a hyper-nationalistic group forcing someone who did not stand up for the national anthem to leave a movie hall in Mumbai has gone viral.   1,490 more words

What is SEBI doing about Elder Pharma?

This blog has written earlier about what appears to be a rather large scam afoot at Elder. In Jan’15 we wrote

What is cooking at Elder Pharma? 223 more words

Pharma And Lifesciences

Mirror Girls Soccer League begins in Mumbai on Saturday

Mumbai Mirror is writing a new chapter in women’s soccer—nay, girl’s soccer—in Mumbai.

The tabloid—in concert with Western India Football Association (WIFA) and Mumbai School Sports Association (MSSA)—has organised a Girls Soccer League beginning… 681 more words

Sports

BOYCOTT SOCIAL BOYCOTTING

By Somasekhar Sundaresan

Picture your community ostracising you even if you hadn’t committed a crime. Your ‘crime’ could simply have been offending someone’s sentiments. Devendra Fadnavis wants to do away with such social boycotts. 693 more words