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To minimise chances of rape, DON'T use public toilets

There is an unwillingness to articulate what the statistics scream since the data indicts holy cows like family and society, says Devangshu Datta In India, the profile of a likely rape victim is......

Modi govt action against NGOs worries US

The United States on Wednesday expressed concern over punitive action taken by the National Democratic Alliance government against scores of non government organisation, asserting that a vibrant......

Greenpeace India faces imminent shutdown as funds dry out

Greenpeace India on Tuesday said it was staring at an “imminent” shutdown within a month in the absence of funds for staff salaries and accused the government of......

Why the Parivar wants Dr Ambedkar

'The Parivar's ideology and politics was and remains the very opposite of what Dr Ambedkar stood for,' says Praful Bidwai. When it comes to sheer hypocrisy and double standards, it is hard to beat......

40 years on, lessons from the US defeat in Vietnam

  40 years ago, on April 30, 1975, Saigon fell to the North Vietnamese army, ending the Vietnam War. Military historian Colonel Anil A Athale (retd) debunks myths about the Vietnam War which......

Mumbai's new iconic structure: Bombay Arts Society building

The Bombay Arts Society building is finally open for public. The newly constructed building is located in Bandra. Established in 1800s, the Bombay Art Society was based in JehangirArtGallery and......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

Civil servants should be fearless, says Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said civil servants need to be fearless in decision making and understand government policies, while keeping distance from ‘political thicket’.......

Happiness index: India ranks 117, below Pakistan!

The report highlights four supports for well-being and their underlying neural bases. Image: A view of Zurich, Switzerland. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters India has not fared well in a global......

Forget smart cities, India must first make existing ones livable

Here's what the government should do to make our cities better - work out a plan to manage the traffic situation and make public transport more attractive. Image: Most Indian cities are grappling......

Guide, Waqt, Jaanwar: Bollywood classics turning 50 this year!

How many of these have aged well? Fifty years ago, while India was engaged in war with Pakistan, Hindi cinema flourished in effervescent, excited Eastman colours. 1965 is significant in more ways......

'People know me for my films; nobody knows me beyond that'

'Ajay Devgn is a very good person. It was rumoured that he was upset with me because of his role in Raajneeti. That is not true.' 'My marriage to Deepti (Naval) did not work out. I have no idea......

Vin Diesel honoured at Hollywood Boulevard

A lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood. Image: Vin Diesel poses for photographers during his handprint and footprint ceremony. Photograph: Phil McCarten/Reuters Action star Vin Diesel......

Emma Watson, Beyonce, J-Law: UK's TOP 10 feminist icons

Has your favourite star made the cut?A nationwide poll conducted by British fashion house Rose & Willard drew up a list of the country's top 10 feminist icons. Founder Heidy Rehman said......

Dilip Kumar's Top 25 Films

Dilip Kumar has received the Padma Vibhushan award, the second highest civilian award of the country. We celebrate the icon by re-visiting his best movies. Dilip Kumar. The name evokes a myriad of......

PHOTOS: Hollywood descends upon Vegas for royal megabout

Singers Beyonce Knowles and Jay-Z attend the welterweight unification championship bout at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Saturday. Photograph: Al Bello/Getty Images Floyd......

Peekaboo: Road to FIFA elections is full of surprises

FIFA President Joseph Blatter leaves the room after a press conference. Photograph: Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images CONCACAF's congress witnessed an outburst of support for incumbent Sepp Blatter......

Casino fiasco: Intelligence officials were involved in ousting Moin

It wasn't a big mistake but was made big in a knee jerk reaction to Pakistan's lacklustre performances in the World Cup. Visiting a casino is a personal matter but Pakistan's former captain and......
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‘Swachh Hyderabad campaign flawed’

A day before the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) kick-starts the much publicized Swachh Hyderabad programme, civil societies said... ...

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Desification of foreigners

(Photo : Bunny Smith) Jonathan Gil harris traces the origins and stories of the first foreigners who had come and settled in India in the 16th and... ...

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Bombay HC wants public to take responsibility of waste disposal

The court opined that individuals and societies at large should take the responsibility of waste management and disposal. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-bombay-hc-wants-public-to-take-responsibility-of-waste-disposal-2083466
Coffers drying up,Greenpeace stares at shutdown within a month

Greenpeace India today said it was staring at an "imminent" shutdown within a month in the absence of funds for staff salaries and accused the... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/475803/coffers-drying-upgreenpeace-stares-shutdown.html
Rules bent in condom, drug tender for Rs 300 crores?

Central agency tweaks procurement specifications, opening door for substandard products In a blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s austerity... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/rules-bent-condom-drug-tender-rs-300-crores-591

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