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Engaging With Pakistan: Modi Sends Strong Message By Fielding Doval Instead Of MEA To Deal With Islamabad

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The Modi government unilaterally called off foreign secretary-level talks with Pakistan last August but has now decided to hold National Security Advisory-level talks, one-notch higher level, as NSA in Indian dispensation enjoys a minister of state rank.


V K Singh Coins A Word Prestitutes. Should The Media Feel Ofended, Really ?


Media is in the news these days.People that report news (and sometimes create controversies for others) are at the receiving end right now, and they don't like it.


LGBT / Sex Can We Discuss LGBT / SEX At Home ?


Bold started last week and in our first edition, we said we will pick up and debate issues that no one else is either willing to debate or too afraid to discuss. Here we are, making good on that promise. We are going to talk about Sex. Something that is fun, relaxing, private for the most part and helps continue life cycle on earth. Everyone does it, and yet, no one wants to talk about it, atleast publicly.


UPA Government: A Decade of Decay

UPA Government A Decade

The two decades of our "spectacular economic progress" has side-stepped vast swath of our underprivileged that oscillates between twenty per cent and one-fifth of our population, writes M R Venkatesh.

Calculated by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the Global Hunger Index (GHI) is a comprehensive measure to track hunger globally, regionally and by country. Reducing a complex set of narratives into simple numbers, the GHI focuses on the successes and failures of respective countries in tackling the menace of hunger over a period of time. By creating awareness and understanding of the problem, IFPRI aims to trigger actions to reduce hunger.