Weekend Mega Linkfest:August 14,2015

Some off beat reads for the weekend:

The lies and politics behind GST (Op India)

What Gandhis don’t want you to know about Adil Shahryar (DailyO)

When I was a Prisoner of War in Pakistan (Outlook)

Can India’s Parsis survive their own success? (Harpers)

ISIS enshrines a theology of rape (NYTimes)

The unretiring Serena Williams (NYMag)

How the Sinaloa drug cartel digs its tunnels (New Yorker)

Finland-The country most afraid of Russia (Harpers)

Spoof:Sushma Swaraj in Lok Sabha (Unreal Times)

Auto Ownership Review:Mercedes CLA45 (Team BHP)

A hanging in India (Shashi Tharoor)

Jinnah’s role in India’s first talkie Alam Ara (Scroll)

Mutual Fund Startup Scripbox gets funding of 16 Crores (YS)

Arnab’s hoax (Media Crooks)

Ashish Khetan:I leaked the Radia tapes (Newslaundry)

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