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The mystery of Delhi's missing girls
Reuters photographer Mansi Thapliyal spent time with the families of young girls who have gone missing in India's capital New Delhi, photographing them with their missing daughter's belongings.......
BJP working towards a Uniform Civil Code
Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Ansari believes a national debate on a Uniform Civil Code is a must. 'The need of the hour is to debate this issue at length in order to create......
India, no country for young girls
India has the highest number of unregistered children under age five between 2000 and 2012 and the second-highest number of child marriages, according to a UN report which said the country......
The Aadhaar tragedy
The BJP would seem just the sort of party that would embrace Aadhaar. Every other page of its manifesto makes some reference to changing governance in this country. So why is there no......
Soon, Uttar Pradesh girls to fight crime with martial arts
Amidst rise in cases of crime against women, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday directed that martial arts training for girls should be introduced in schools and colleges so......
Rural 'beti' as businesswoman? A tough battle
If doing business in India is a problem for even the richest, it is unlikely to be a breeze for the average rural Indian woman, points out Kanika Datta. Image: Indian women in general and rural......
Success mantras HCL Tech chief follows to get things done
Next month, Anant Gupta, 49, will complete two years as the CEO of HCL Technologies. When Gupta took over from Vineet Nayar, under whose tenure (from 2007) the company's revenues grew five times......
8 goals India must achieve to fulfil its commitment to the UN
India must take steps to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger, says Subir Gokarn. Image: India must ensure education and good health for all, say experts: Photograph: Reuters In 2000, the......
Will India's new policy give wings to ailing aviation sector?
The new civil aviation policy is just like previous ones - so it does nothing to address the old problems plaguing the sector, says Anjuli Bhargava. Image: A Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft for......
Why India needs an independent aviation regulator
India's aviation sector needs a regulator manned by people who understand the business rather than bureaucrats with little knowledge. Image: The DGCA headquarters in New Delhi.......
2014 CWG: QBR goes to Qutub Minar, India leg ends
The Queen's Baton of the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games was showcashed at the historic Qutub Minar as the QBR's India leg ended on the second day of its stop in New Delhi on Sunday. The Queen's......
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