Monday, 22 October, 2018

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File image of Narendra Modi | PTI

War in CBI reaches PM Modi’s door after No. 2 officer Rakesh Asthana is named in bribery scandal

PM Modi is expected to intervene in the war in CBI between its director Alok Verma and special director Rakesh Asthana.
BJP J&K celebrating its victory in the Urban Local Bodies elections

BJP claims victory in Kashmir local body polls but the numbers tell a different story

Of the 100 seats BJP won in Kashmir, 76 were uncontested. In 2 seats, even its own candidate stayed away from polling booth.
Uyghur Muslim women in the Grand Bazaar in Kashgar, Xinjiang, China

Pakistani men are angry as ‘friendly’ China detains their Uyghur Muslim wives

500 Uyghur wives of Pakistani traders are allegedly in Chinese ‘re-education’ camps, leading to growing chorus in Pakistan against ‘all-weather’ friend.
People take part in a protest against Kathua and Unnao rape cases

Kathua anti-rape crusader accused of rape by JNU student

Top lawyer Indira Jaising refuses to represent Kathua anti-rape crusader Talib Hussain in separate case after rape allegations against him surfaced.
public servant

User-friendly doormats to safe players: The many types of public servants in India

It's a tragedy that inefficiency and non-accountability overtake many at incredibly fast pace after the initial grand entry.

With Djokovic’s recent wins, is it time to anoint him king of tennis over Federer & Nadal?

Novak Djokovic won the Shanghai Masters last week, adding another important title to his victories at Wimbledon, the US Open and the Cincinnati Masters this year.

The murder of a foreign correspondent, and Trump’s kind of guys

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by editors at ThePrint.

OnCamera

Actor Dia Mirza talks about the success of the #MeToo movement

"This is an opportunity to show how deeply patriarchal our society has been, it's time to say enough is enough", Dia Mirza at #DemocracyWall Watch more such videos at : https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLfa0eRI2uIaSZ-bhwdoFZPZr0RCcBL_-B

Posted by ThePrint on Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Actor Dia Mirza talks about the success of the #MeToo movement