How An Indian PM Jinxed A Live Covert Operation & Other Lesser Known Heroics...

The greatest strength of any intelligence or covert operation handling agency is how little people know about it. In a field such as that,...

6 Obvious Reasons Why Venkaiah Naidu Was Made The Vice Presidential Candidate By BJP

BJP, on Monday, revealed its Vice Presidential candidate. Venkaiah Naidu. He is heading two Ministries: Ministry of I&B and Ministry of Urban Development. Venkaiah will...

How Well Has Hamid Ansari Served The Nation As The Vice President of India?

The Parting and The Position After 10 years of serving as the Vice President of India, Mohammad Hamid Ansari's term has eventually come to an...

GST Has Permanently Crippled The Red Light Industry For All The Wrong Reasons

It is illogical on the part of the government to have imposed zero percent GST on condoms and 12% on sanitary napkins. While the...
Modi-Trump-Kejriwal-populist leaders

From Modi To Trump, Why Do Our Popularly Elected Leaders Fear Popular Media So...

On Showmanship Fake News  I hear him shout, "CNN is fake news". These are the immortal words of the 45th president of the United States of...

Farmer Loan Waiver Is Politically Motivated And Is Nothing But Bad Economics

Loan Waivers do no good either to the farmer or to the economy. It is just an emotional pill used to eke out political...
AIB meme deleted

AIB Deletes Meme On Modi Because Hero Worship By Bhakts Gone Too Far?

Hero-worshipers are not good or even mildly mature at handling jokes. In the recent episode of who-got-offended-at-the-least-offensive-thing, we have a winner and a loser. Who lost? The...
Left hypocrisy

I Am A Left Liberal But Sick And Tired Of Pseudo-Left

Disclaimer: The use of Left here represents the blinded Left and does not encompass the different Left movements, which have actually attended to issues. The...
freedom to speech

The Hypocritical Right To Freedom Of Speech And Expression In Digital Age

Just like the Terms and Conditions of any agreement, the Indian Constitution too has its twists and turns. Though each clause in an Article...

Modi’s Israel Trip: 6 Relevant Things You Need To Know About It

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Israel trip has been all over the news in the past week providing vast information where much of it is...
intercontinental ballistic missile

10 Interesting Facts About North Korea’s Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

On Tuesday, North Korea shook the entire world with news of having successfully conducted their 1st long-range missile test and claimed that this missile...

7 Things Every Political Party Should Learn From Congress

Before beginning with the listicle, let me make it clear that here I am referring to the Congress party and not the past Congress...

Friends Who Demanded Indira Gandhi’s Release By Hijacking A Plane

One doesn’t often see hijackers being rewarded with Political Party tickets but then, if you are living in India, it shouldn’t come as a...

1 Week Of GST: How Has It Affected Us?

By Karanveer Singh At midnight, on 1st July, 2017, GST was brought to the country as this new reform which was going to revolutionize the country...

Indo-China Border Disputes: India’s Never-Ending Tussle With The Dragon Demystified

Demystifier: ED Original where the content is written in such a way that it is knowledgeable and easy to comprehend at the same time.  Why...
Indian army, the wildlife heroes

How Indian Army Protects Forests In The Country

I am not someone who would ever support any militaristic practice (and my opposition to the Army has grown stronger over the years because...
mukul rohatgi

Why Mukul Rohatgi Stepped Down As India’s 14th Attorney General? But KK Venugopal Is...

As reported in June, just a few weeks ago, Mukul Rohatgi, the 14th Attorney General of India had put in his papers and started...

How Strong is BJP’s Dalit President Game

By Karanveer Singh When the BJP announced its Presidential Candidate, Ram Nath Kovind, the first information about him that was reported to the masses was...
presidential candidates

Top 5 Candidates We Want To See As The President Of India

With the latest announcement of Meira Kumar by Congress as their Presidential candidate and not long ago BJP announcing their choice who was Ram...
video

Watch: 5 Celebs Who Have Lost Credibility As They Were Busy Buttering The Govt....

Remember the good days when celebrities used to be all charming and well behaved? Well, it is no more the same now thanks to politics...
Anand Pal 1

Why Rajput Community Is Protesting Against Encounter Of Gangster Anand Pal Singh

Anand Pal Singh was shot dead by Rajasthan Police a few days ago. Rajput community is boiling since then, his family has refused to...

Kanpur’s Leather Industry Is In Distress But The UP Government Seems More Interested In...

The Leather hub of India, Kanpur is in distress. The economy of Kanpur which contributes 4% to UP’s GDP has fallen apart due to...
qatar isolation saudi arabia

Will Qatar Accede To The Unreasonable Demands Or Decide To Remain Isolated?

After imposing a naval blockade in the aftermath of the Qatar crisis, one which left the tiny Gulf nation not only politically isolated and with severed...
aadhar card

Aadhaar V/S No Aadhaar Card: Our Bloggers Fight It Out On The Issue

By Sriraj Singhania and Tanmay Mehra We are back with FlippED! And this time our two Bloggers are fighting about the much-debated issue of Aadhaar...

The Other Side Of Hitler That Nobody Talks About

Who was Adolf Hitler? The dictator of Germany. The perpetrator of harsh Nazi practices. Sadistic. Cruel. Evil. The closest he comes to being known as a...

Breakfast Babble: A French Life Is More Precious Than An Iraqi Life- A Subtle...

Breakfast Babble: ED’s own little space on the inter-webs where we gather to discuss ideas and get pumped up for the day. We judge things...

The Positive Side Of Emergency That No One Talks About

On 26th June 1975, when Indira Gandhi announced on All India Radio (AIR), to the general public, the proclamation of Emergency on the grounds...
India-Pakistan

Why India Should Not Be Proud Of Being Better Than Pakistan

Ever since the fateful years of the 1940s, when religious, ideological and political differences split India into two tumultuous halves, the subcontinent has not...

World War II Was Also Fought On The Soil Of Manipur And Nagaland: Know...

In April 2013, the Battle of Imphal-Kohima was voted as Britain's greatest battle by the United Kingdom National Army Museum. In India, the significance of...
bhim army rally

Why Bhim Army Is Making The Right Noises

For years Dalits in UP have been oppressed and exploited. The emergence of the Bahujan Samaj Party was seen as an open window for...

The Fake Doctors ‘Epidemic’ In Bengal Requires Treatment With Strict New Laws

Over the last month, news about fake doctors has crowded almost every inch of any newspaper in West Bengal. The uninitiated might think this racket...
Ram Nath Kovind

Who Is Ram Nath Kovind? Looking At India’s Potential Future President And Analyzing What...

Ram Nath Kovind, a long time Dalit, BJP leader. Kovind was nominated by the NDA on June 18 and if recent reports are to be...
ivanka trump

Who Is Ivanka Trump And Why Does She Attract So Much Negative Press?

Ivanka Trump is not just the First Daughter of the President of the United States, but she just might be one of the most...
kashmir conflict

Could This Be The Solution To The Kashmir Conflict?

The Musharraf-Manmohan Singh four-point formula had resolved the Kashmir Conflict by a mature and astute policy— LoC will be made “irrelevant”, “just a line...
Panchen Lama

Has China Abducted The Second Rank To The Dalai Lama? Mystery Around Panchen Lama...

China has forcibly occupied Tibet. That is not an old news. But what non-Tibetans never get to hear is the numerous struggles of Tibetan...
darjeeling

Darjeeling Is Killing Itself With Unjustified Demands

Darjeeling is again in the news for all the wrong reasons. The Queen Of Hills is in a sorry state and the worst part...

Must Read

nolan

This Genius Indian Filmmaker Is Making Better Films Than Even Batman & Inception

By Matta Manjunath Abhishek The person we are talking about is Adoor Gopalakrishnan! Sorry to disappoint the ones who were expecting Karan Johar. (Are you...
smartphones

It’s Funny How Similar My Mother And My Smartphone Are

The one quote that often circulates on mother’s day is “My mother taught me everything, but not how to live without her”, and in...

The Trend Of Taking Pictures Of People Without Their Consent In Restaurants/Bars Is Plain...

I often saw some people in my friend list were tagged in beautiful candid pictures. But these photos always happened to be by some restaurants,...
badge