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Man Made Disaster: Water Distress In Marathwada Led To Imposition Of Section 144 To Avoid Water Riots

It was disheartening to see Section 144 of IPC being imposed in Latur (district of Maharashtra) to avoid any law and order problem, possibly fearing “water-riots”....

India rescues children from traffickers exploiting Nepal earthquake aftermath

More than 20 children rescued by Indian authorities from human traffickers targeting families who lost livelihoods in last month’s disaster A child lines up with her...

Here’s Why Banning Porn is Futile in India

BENGALURU: Even though the ban on porn sites has deterred a few from accessing such sites, it has had little effect on the tech-savvy, who have found ways to bypass the...

Assam’s First Female IPS Officer Is The Most Badass Indian Woman We Know Of

Who doesn’t love a cushy government job and a well-settled social life?  Sanjyukta Parashar, Assam’s very first female IPS officer, could have had all that...

10 Of The Most Dangerous Places To Live

If you think getting to and from your local grocery story counts as dangerous because you have to cross a busy highway, you don’t really understand what dangerous is....

Of foot-in-mouth asanas and record-chasing govts

Is yoga really about piling people into one space for bragging rights to a world record? By Deepti KapoorYou won’t find many of my fellow yogis involved in the...

Akshay Kumar Just Said What’s On Every Indian’s Mind After The Pathankot Attack

The Pathankot attacks have saddened and made the country furious at the same time.  We lost 7 of our brave soldiers, and the entire peace initiative led by Modi...

Odd-even rule in Delhi to continue till January 15, says high court

EW DELHI: The odd-even car rule in Delhi will continue as per schedule till January 15 after the high court on Monday refused to interfere with the Aam Aadmi Party...

Death Toll From Afghan Quake Rises to 129

The latest on a powerful earthquake in Afghanistan felt across South Asia (all times local). 6:00 p.m. State-run Pakistani TV says 94 people have died as a result of a...