Month: December 2018

We Made a List for Rani Mukherji and Everyone Who Believe Women are at Fault When They are Sexually Assaulted

Dear Rani Mukherji, First, thanks for trying to ruin all the conversations on women empowerment in 2018 India. Despite the several conversations around #MeToo, despite your old and young colleagues accusing your male colleagues of sexual harassment, despite the fact that it took them so long to speak up, you just proved that patriarchy is […]

Have a Wonderful Year: Virat-Anushka, Aamir & Others Wish Fans

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma rang in the new year in Australia and shared a couple of lovely snaps of themselves while wishing their fans on social media. Virat wrote: “Happy New Year to everyone back home and all over the world, all the way from Australia. Have a wonderful year ahead God bless everyone.” […]

Cop killings in UP: Yogi Adityanath’s macho posturing does little to address crisis of confidence in law and order machinery

Year 2018 ends on a terrible note for Yogi Adityanath as his beleaguered government rushes to douse another fire of a mob violence that has left a second cop dead within the span of a few weeks. There are few more chilling incidents in democracies than a police officer being killed on the job. It […]

Gujarat Temple Dresses Hanuman in Santa Claus Costume, Faces Flak

After being called Dalit, Muslim, a cricketer, and even Chinese, Hanuman now seems to have donned the red Santa hat. Image for representation. Loading… In a novel incident in Gujarat, devotees have clothed a Lord Hanuman statue in a Santa Claus costume. After being called Dalit, Muslim, a cricketer, and even Chinese, Hanuman now seems […]

No proposal to replace NPS with old pension scheme

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The government has no proposal to replace the National Pension Scheme (NPS) with the old pension scheme due to rising and unsustainable pension bill and competing claims on the economy, Parliament was informed on Monday. “There is no proposal to replace the National Pension Scheme with old pension scheme in […]

Bangladesh elections: Sheikh Hasina’s return to power means less worries for India; New Delhi can focus more on western border

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is all set to return to power for a third consecutive term after her Awami League party and its allies won a landslide yet controversial victory in the elections, securing 288 in the 300-seat parliament. Sunday’s win has consolidated Hasina’s decade-long rule in the country where she is credited with boosting economic and […]

Video Of Pregnant Woman Dancing With Doctor Before C-Section Is Winning The Internet

Dancing Uncle? Here’s Dancing Doctor – with his patient! Dancing Uncle? Here’s Dancing Doctor – with his patient! Loading… From ‘Dancing Uncle’ to Ellen DeGeneres’ dance challenges, anything that makes people dance goes viral on the Internet. So no surprise that a video, recently gone viral, has the element of dance to it. The video […]

Latest News: 3 Killed, 79 Missing After Gas Explosion in Russia

(3) NEW UPDATES 8:51 AM, 31 Dec 8:49 AM, 31 Dec Thane Cops Arrest 2 From Maharashtra’s Amravati, Seize 10 Pistols Two persons were arrested with 10 pistols and 40 live cartridges from Amravati district, about 650 kilometres from Thane, by Thane Police’s Crime Branch, a senior official said on Monday, 31 December. The arrests […]

Indian Army foils attack by Pakistan BAT at forward posts along LoC, kills two ‘soldiers’ of neighbour’s team

Srinagar: A major Border Action Team (BAT) action has been foiled along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naugam sector of Jammu and Kashmir by killing two intruders who are “likely Pakistani soldiers”, the Army said on Monday. “Army foiled a major BAT attempt to strike a forward post along the Line of Control in Naugam […]

This Cleanliness Poster at a Railway Station Takes its Cue From ‘Deewaar’

“Deewar… pe mat thukna.” “Deewar… pe mat thukna.” Loading… People have taken to some really strange ways to promote cleanliness of public places in India. The Swachh Bharat mission saw people out in the streets with jhadus, including A-list celebrities and politicians, to promote how even a small gesture can make a difference. Another way […]