Doctors' Pain

NEW DELHI, March 27 -- The manner in which a 59-year-old senior cardiologist was assaulted by a patient's family members in a Kozhikode hospital this March 5, following the unfortunate death of a baby... Read More

Say 'Yes' to Safety Norms

NEW DELHI, March 20 -- The Brahmapuram dump yard fire that engulfed the Kochi city in Kerala for over a week since March 2 has been successfully put off. A major tragedy has been averted. Well, the co... Read More

Avoidable Tragedies

NEW DELHI, March 13 -- No festive occasion or major celebration is complete without the sound and colours of fireworks in India. However, the cause for concern is the recurrence of firecracker-related... Read More

Dog Menace

NEW DELHI, March 6 -- Yes, the dog menace seems to be regularly making newspaper headlines and happens to be one among the trending topics on social media these days. Recently, stray dogs mauled a 4-... Read More


NEW DELHI, Feb. 27 -- In the second week of February this year, Tamil Nadu woke up to newspaper reports of blood chilling episodes of not only torture and physical attacks but even sexual exploitation... Read More

Time to End this Stink

NEW DELHI, Feb. 20 -- On 4 February this year, Bengaluru police booked five people after two men aged 25 and 29, employed to clean a sewage treatment plant at a suburban apartment were found dead unde... Read More

Ending Child Marriages

NEW DELHI, Feb. 13 -- The arrest of over 2700 persons on charges of allegedly marrying minor girls or facilitating/solemnizing child marriages in Assam has generated mixed reactions. Reportedly, the ... Read More

Juvenile Crimes: Deeper Social Causes

NEW DELHI, Jan. 30 -- Remember the father-son duo (Jayaraj and Bennix) whose death in police custody three years ago at Sathakulam in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu caught public attention? Yes, they were p... Read More

Wake Up Call on Corruption

NEW DELHI, Jan. 23 -- Preventing corrupt practices means putting in place a slew of measures. At a time when the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has reportedly registered FIRs against some 52 o... Read More

Rein in Mid-Air Unruliness Zero Tolerance

NEW DELHI, Jan. 16 -- The uncouth manner in which a 34-year-old inebriated "business class" passenger urinated on an elderly fellow passenger in the mid-air on New York-Delhi Air India flight last Nov... Read More