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The Poetry of Diego Maradona, and Hateful Truth in It

Diego Maradonas football has been described recently as poetry, and in his death poetry has been extinguished in the game. Except, just as difficult as it is to understand and appreciate poetry in person, Maradona was too. He lived in a duality, and worked on different metres.

27 Nov 2020 8:37 am
We, the People of India, Are in Danger

Journalist Bhasha Singh raises the issue of the attack on three journalists of the Caravan magazine by a mob in Delhi, as well the sexual assault of a female journalist during that incident. She also talks about the murder of Sudiksha Bhati in Uttar Pradesh.

12 Aug 2020 10:08 pm
COVID-19: Which Medicines Can Provide Some Relief?

Dr. Satyajit Rath talks about the possible vaccines for COVID-19.

12 Aug 2020 9:58 pm
Chhattisgarh: NHRC Ruling Sets a Precedent but What About Others, Ask Activists

Activists are demanding that police officials who pressed false charges need to be prosecuted. While the decision by the NHRC is being hailed as an example, the fate of those falsely framed under the UAPA is still not clear.

10 Aug 2020 1:52 pm
Modi is a Banyan Tree Under Which Nobody Grows

A place in Modis cabinet offers no guarantee of fame or even applause for work done.

3 Aug 2020 12:59 pm
Gurugram: Shanties Razed for Biodiversity Park, 600 Families Left in Lurch

Municipal official says corporation acted upon February orders, issued by NGT; no prior notice was served, alleged the aggrieved residents.

1 Aug 2020 5:51 pm
What is Behind the BJP's Media Manipulation Attempts in Tamil Nadu?

The Editor of Frontline, R. Vijaya Sankar, talks about the attacks on media houses and progressive journalists in Tamil Nadu.

31 Jul 2020 7:00 pm
COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu: Lockdown Extended till August 31, Public Transport to Remain Suspended

The small and medium enterprises have expressed their displeasure over the continuation of the e-pass system, as many of the employees are refused the pass for getting to work.

31 Jul 2020 5:40 pm
COVID-19 in Rural India XLI: Sinking Prices Prevented Farmers from Recovering Cost of Production in Khauchandpara of West Bengal

It was reported that farmers dumped harvested tomatoes, okra, and green chili by the roadside as the prices they were offered for these would not even have covered the cost of transporting the vegetables.

30 Jul 2020 5:18 pm
Players Key to Taking Indian Football to Next Level, Says Jeje Lalpekhlua; Mohun Bagan Features on NASDAQ Billboard and More (Football Round-Up)

Short Passes (Football News Round-up): Jeje Lalpekhlua says players need to grab opportunities provided by the Indian Super League to take football in the country to next level | Mohun Bagan features on NASDAQ billboard on its special day | Paul Cook resigns as manager of Wigan Athletic before appeal hearing | Olympian Syed Shahid Hakim recovers from Covid-19, discharged | UEFA confident positive COVID-19 tests won't affect Manchester City vs Real Madrid tie.

30 Jul 2020 9:44 am
Where are the Humane People Among Those in Authority Today?

Varavara Rao, 80 years old, became seriously ill. His illness was aggravated by the terrible living conditions in Indian prisons, not to mention the rank over-crowding in jails.

28 Jul 2020 1:52 pm
Rahul Gandhi: Why Is PM Scared of Mentioning China?

Abhisar Sharma talks about BSP leader Mayawatis intervention in the ongoing political crisis of Rajasthan and the role of the governor.

27 Jul 2020 5:56 pm
Why Telangana Must Start Trend for Decentralised Capitals

A post-Covid world needs a futuristic vision of decentralised institutions, administrative structures and industries.

9 Jul 2020 1:46 pm
Why Proposed Changes to Disabilities Act Must be Dropped

These amendments would boost the ease of doing business at the cost of persons with disabilities.

5 Jul 2020 5:52 pm
Prime Ministers Claims About COVID-19 Relief Package Debunked

True to his image, the prime minister vastly overstated what the government has done to bring relief to the people and the scale of assistance provided during the last three months.

1 Jul 2020 5:42 pm
Indias Welfare State: A Citizens Ratings based Panopticon

This rating assigns a value to a person on the basis of their credibility, according to which people can avail benefits.

1 Jul 2020 1:55 pm
Israeli Soldiers Kill Palestinian Man on his Sisters Wedding Day

27-year-old Ahmed Erekat was left to die, bleeding on the ground at an Israeli military checkpoint while he was on his way to pick up his sister and mother from a salon.

24 Jun 2020 11:38 am