Dhaka, July 11
Bangladesh has banned official marriages between its nationals and Myanmar’s Muslim Rohingya refugees as they wed and use the marriage certificate for getting citizenship and Bangladeshi passports...
July 4, 2014
Boarding schools — rich in imagination and impressionable minds — are the perfect home for restless old men, headless boys and women in white »
July 4, 2014
At Kacheri Baari in Bengal, scars run deep, and the air hangs heavy with tales of persecution
July 3, 2014
Casualwear brand Being Human, which aims to improve children’s education and healthcare, is raking in profits in its very first year
Philadelphia, June 30
A Pakistani girl who survived being shot by the Taliban because she advocated education for girls has won the Liberty Medal from the National Constitution Centre in Philadelphia. Malala...
Kolkata, June 26
Till about a year ago, life was difficult for 84-year old Joyeeta Banerjee (name changed) and her elder sister Mita (91). Their problem was not about money. Joyeeta’s son...
Thiruvananthapuram, June 20
The Kerala Government today made it clear that it would go ahead with ‘Operation Kubera’, the drive against private money lenders, till it roots out the menace.
Replying to a submission o...
Ahmedabad, June 19
Prime Minister Narendra Modi offers condolences
Chennai, July 15
In a bid to assist minor girls saved from child marriages, the Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday announced a cash support of Rs 1,000 to each of them every month until they attain 18 years of age.<...
July 10, 2014
There is a sublime controversy brewing in the fairness cream space. What’s your take on it?New DelhiAmiti, I do believe the mother U...
July 4, 2014
As we grow in number and grab every inch of land we can, there is little wilderness — or plain imagination — left for ghosts to haunt »
Hyderabad, July 4
The Andhra Pradesh Government is celebrating the birthday of freedom fighter and revolutionary leader from Andhra Pradesh, Alluri Sitarama Raju (1897-1924), as a state event today. ...
New Delhi, July 2
The Government today sought a detailed report from the AIIMS on the reported allegation by a senior forensic doctor that he was pressurised to manipulate the report of the autopsy of Sunanda Pushk...
June 27, 2014
Crime against women in Uttar Pradesh might have hit the headlines, but following two Khabar Lahariya journalists on a day’s work shows that little has changed over decades in UP
Kolkata, June 21
Corporate bosses should encourage their colleagues to challenge and take decision-making to the ground level, Nirmalya Kumar, Member, Group Executive Council, Tata Sons, said here on Saturday...
June 20, 2014
Comical and tragic accounts of sex and relationships in traditionally hush-hush societies »
June 13, 2014
Meena Kandasamy swipes her literary sickle against systemic oppression in her debut novel »