Stringent steps needed to stop sexual harassment-Part II

India, Feb. 18 -- While serious law-non-bailable offence is the need of the hour, it should also be taken into consideration that law enforcement agencies work efficiently and diligently in that direc... Read More

Stringent steps needed to stop sexual harassment-Part I

India, Feb. 17 -- Recently Delhi Police has arrested 10 people, including six students of Delhi University, for allegedly barging into the premises of Gargi College during a cultural festival. It is s... Read More

Data Privacy Day: Empowering people to protect their privacy

India, Jan. 28 -- Privacy is one of the most urgent issues associated with the information technology and digital media.Data Privacy Day (DPD) that falls on 28th January is an effort to empower people... Read More

"Chhapaak": A true story of Laxmi an acid attack survivor

India, Jan. 23 -- India has made international headlines for horrific rape cases in recent years, but acid attacks are common, too, although they receive less attention. Laxmi Agarwal India's best-kno... Read More

Let us not hurt the feelings of Sai devotees

India, Jan. 20 -- Revered by thousands of Hindu, Muslim, Christian, and Zoroastrian devotees, Shirdi Sai Baba was known to be an Indian saint, Satguru, fakir (vowed to poverty and devoted to God), and... Read More

Makar Sankranti: Heralding change of season

India, Jan. 14 -- 15th January the Makar Sankranti (Uttarayan) day, heralds the change of season. An event is best experienced at the heart of all the action. Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan, the kite fl... Read More

Citizenship (Amendment) Act decoded

India, Dec. 29 -- Citizenship bestows upon individuals membership in a national political community. Citizens enjoy civil and political rights in a sovereign state. Kudos to Prime Minister Narendra Mo... Read More

Create awareness among farmers about organic farming

India, Dec. 19 -- Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat has stressed the need for adopting natural farming for augmenting the income of farmers. The organic farming concept is gaining prominence in India n... Read More

Financial inclusion gets a boost with Jan Dhan Yojana

India, Dec. 15 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) on 28th August 2014 to attach each and every Indian citizen to the bank account for the purpose of saving... Read More

Rise in onion prices has become symbolic

India, Dec. 6 -- Onion prices have doubled and even tripled in many cities over the past few weeks, going for anything from Rs 60 to Rs 100 a kilogram, much to the dismay of consumers. The price of on... Read More