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Which was the most underrated Netflix show of 2018?

ThePrint team curates a list of must-watch Netflix shows from 2018 that you can binge on before the year ends.
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If we had Filmfare awards for real life, these would be the winners of 2018

The year 2018 was monumental, surely it should be celebrated with an unofficial awards ceremony.
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Pakistan is stuck with Prime Minister Imran Khan. They can’t walk away like me: Reham Khan

I am not surprised Imran Khan is going to lead Pakistan. That is why I wrote the book.
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Behind Arunachal’s new death penalty law is a 170% rise in child rape cases

Lack of legal awareness leads to low reporting of cases with police; lynching of two rape accused last month forced state assembly to amend law.
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Pensions overtake modernisation, modest 7.8 % hike in defence budget

Bill for pensions zooms past Rs 1 lakh crore mark; sharp increase in fund to assist private sector
Arun Jaitley on Modi Government's policies towards rural India| PTI

The feel-good steps the Modi govt can take for India Inc. in this Budget

Sending the right feelers to industry would mean laying down a roadmap for bringing in land and labour reforms, infrastructure development, etc.
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Arun Jaitley should use this year’s Budget to keep BJP’s promise of ‘Healthcare for All’

In the Budget, will we see new institutions come up to train more doctors? Or will the FM agree to the bizarre idea of bridge courses for doctors from alternative medicine?
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Lost miracle: How India wasted an opportunity to add $200 billion to its economy

The three stars of a ruling party's Parliament majority, development agenda and low oil prices may never align again, that is the biggest takeaway from Economic Survey 2018.
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India-Pakistan among top 15 global conflicts that could worsen in 2018 – US think tank

U.S. foreign policy experts assess the likelihood and impact of 30 potential crises or conflicts around the world in 2018 in CFR's annual survey.
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Vasundhara Raje banks on water to retain power in Rajasthan

Rajasthan government’s MJSA scheme is reviving water bodies and increasing groundwater levels, and Vasundhara Raje wants to make it her main poll plank. New Delhi: The BJP is hoping that the Vasundhara Raje government in Rajasthan will be able to retain power in the crucial 2018 assembly polls riding on what it says is the success of a flagship scheme which promotes the revival of water bodies in villages and finds new solutions to increase the groundwater level. Raje knows the significance of water in the parched state, and according to sources, blames years of “neglect” for the drying up of wells and other sources of water. Come election season, the CM will bank heavily on the projects under the Mukhyamantri Jal Swavalamban Abhiyaan (MJSA) to seek votes. “This is likely to be the main poll plank, and Raje will demand another term from voters, especially in villages, on work done under...

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Vivek Oberoi as PM Narendra Modi during the shoot of his upcoming film 'PM Narendra Modi', in Varanasi | PTI

Only thing missing from Vivek Oberoi’s Narendra Modi is the cape

PM Narendra Modi fits perfectly as a sequel to Bal Narendra and as a prequel to Akshay Kumar’s ‘apolitical’ interview with Modi.
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Does Congress have a future in India after 2019 Lok Sabha election results?

The Congress party faced a crushing defeat in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections at the hands of Narendra Modi-led BJP.

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On new govt’s defence agenda — 4 key projects to boost India’s military prowess

Indian Air Force and Indian Navy are in dire need of fighter jets, helicopters and submarines, and the new government has to ensure that they get them.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi in 2014 | Commons

Pracharak Modi: The mask you see, is the man you get

India has its first leader who is unapologetic about belonging to the social and political Right. This is how Shekhar Gupta foresaw Modi’s five years in this National Interest within three months of his victory in 2014.