fashion

February /
Thursday
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So Long, Farewell...

One of India’s best-known fashion designers passed away in his home at the age of 59. We offer a brief profile of Rodricks and why his death is an immense loss to both the fashion industry and gay community.

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December /
Friday
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Can’t Shut Me Up!

The government imposed Section 144 on many parts of the country to clamp down on anti-CAA protests. But people flooded streets in defiance. Informer today: NYE party essentials

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December /
Tuesday
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A Gathering of Force

Police violence at Jamia sparked a day of protests across India. The government finally responded to the outrage, as did celebrities. Pop-up today: The ‘Instagram Decade’ Edition

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November /
Tuesday
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Hickory, Dickory, Dock

The Supreme Court has bought the BJP another 48 hours in the ongoing political tamasha in Maharashtra. Also in The Pop Up’s ‘Fashion Meets Tradition’ edition: The storied history of the turban; would you wear an ayurvedic sari?

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November /
Friday
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Missed call kar dena...

An Israeli-made malware program was used to infiltrate the phones of human rights lawyers and journalists in India. Indian tigers are stressed by unbridled tourism. Also in the Informer: A lifesaving list of clothing rentals.

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October /
Tuesday
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An Appointment in Idlib

A US military operation in Syria has resulted in the death of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, but it may not spell the end of ISIS itself. Also in The Pop Up: two excellent guides on how to live more sustainably every day.

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October /
Thursday
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The Rumour Is...

On the final day of Supreme Court hearings in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid case, there were suspicious rumours of a settlement. Also, in The Pop Up: the era of the ‘it’ handbag is over; say goodbye to the power suit.

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September /
Thursday
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The Stuck-At-Home Gang

Andhra Pradesh signals a new trend in Indian politics: throwing the Opposition in jail on the grounds of preserving law and order. Also in The Pop Up: the joy of going braless; the high price of women’s shoes.

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April /
Friday
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Just Watch Me!

NaMo TV has been on air for over a week without any license. The media and the opposition is crying foul. Also: Gandhis named in a defence corruption case, sneakers that are perfect for summer dresses.

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