Ranjona Banerji | The diet — where dreams go to die...

And there’s that whole dieting industry ready to 'help' you get your wallet so much thinner

Manish Tewari | Putin started Ukraine war, West might just end it

This united Europe like never before much the same way as they had come together to resist Hitler’s blitzkrieg 1939 onwards

Anita Anand | Rape within marriage: The grey area over consent

Of the 4,169 women who experienced sexual violence, 82 per cent said the perpetrator was their husband

Sinn Fein win puts spotlight on treaty; balcony ‘half-full’ on Queen’s jubilee?

This will be a test for the Treaty of Northern Ireland as Sinn Fein would like to reunite both parts which the Unionists don’t like

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | To deter fake encounters, change way police works

Disha’s rape and murder occurred on November 27 and there was huge public outrage over the heinous crime


Manish Tewari is a lawyer and a former Union minister. The views expressed are personal. Twitter handle @manishtewari
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