Even today, we come across reports of Chamars, or Dalits in general being harassed, beaten or even murdered by the majority or people in power, for messing with the ‘caste rules’.
The 23-year-old son of superstar Shah Rukh Khan is accused and is in the focus of the case. He has been in Mumbai’s Arthur Road jail since October 8 and will remain there for now. His lawyers will approach the Bombay High Court for bail. Continue reading Aryan Khan is still not getting bail, further his lawyers will head to High Court
India was ranked 101 in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) for 2021 from 94 in the previous year, trailing behind its South Asian neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
An increase in COVID positive cases in Odisha during the festival season, particularly in Bhubaneswar is concerning. Continue reading Is Bhubaneswar’s puja festivities resulting in an increase in COVID-19 cases
World Mental Health Day is celebrated all around the globe to raise awareness around mental health issues. The day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health to talk about their work, and what more needs to be done to make mental health a reality for people worldwide. Continue reading “Thought I was bulletproof until it hit me that I wasn’t emotion proof”: Malaika Arora
When we look at the history of women’s struggle to have their own careers in India, we salute these women, who have paved the way for many others. Women doctors in India who rise to become great are to be especially applauded as they often do so against a patriarchal system that can be discriminatory – many women doctors in India who began with aspirations might fall off the grid just on account of their gender. Continue reading The lady doctors of India who altered the male-dominated profession
The Kashmir administration on Wednesday decided to propose a resolution to rename a road in honour of a prominent Kashmiri Pandit businessman named Makhan Lal Bindroo.
There have been various previous instances of shootouts in gang wars according to the police. The rivalries have led to several murders. However, the location of the aforementioned happenstance raises a big concern over civil security, and we know that there is the utmost importance of security in the delivery of justice.
Continue reading Rohini courtroom shooting: A ‘high-level security lapse’
Authorities said they expect to discover two of the bus passengers soon, but rescue attempts are still ongoing. Continue reading A bus plunges into a river in Meghalaya, killing five people and leaving two others missing; rescue efforts are underway
A case under Section 302 (Murder) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been lodged against Suresh Gurjar, Pappu Gurjar, Narendra Gurjar, Latur, Mukut, and Purshottam.
From redefining and shaping the scope for alternative learning, platforms for voicing oneself, enhancing of social relations, community building… for all the good that it does, social media also comes with its flip side- exposure to inappropriate content that is damaging to the development and growth of young minds, toxic cultures that have a negative psychological impact and vulnerability to online predators. Continue reading Rape culture in schools: The infamous Bois Locker Room case
Algae is very good source of biofuels viz., vegetable oils, Bio-diesel, Bio-oil, Biohydrogen, Biosyngas, Bioethanol. And there are many other advantages of Algal biomass as Biofertilizers, flue gas, wastewater treatment, and the production of high-value chemicals. But initiative is in initial stage needs to be accelerated, so as to achieve expected prognosis. Continue reading Algae: A value-added feed stock
A powerboat carrying five ODRAF officers and two journalists from a local news channel of Odisha, Arindam Das and Pravat Sinha, overturned in the river due to high water currents. It was sent out to help the elephant in getting out of its snag. Continue reading Arindam Das, a TV journalist from Odisha, died during Tusker rescue operations at Mahanadi
Founded in 1916 and defunct by the early 1920s, Dadaism laid the way for surrealism to open up the debate of the multiple ways in which what was real could be investigated and represented beyond the romantic or realist realism of more traditional expressions. Continue reading A Dive into unique art forms: Dadaism
A girl is named a “tomboy” if she desires to join a boxing class rather than dance one. A boy on the other side is termed as “girlish” for being interested in cooking rather than sports.