Day: March 10, 2019

Rising demand for hooch during elections, used to influence voters, increases risk of more spurious liquor-related deaths

Editor’s Note: A network of 60 reporters set off across India to test the idea of development as it is experienced on the ground. Their brief: Use your mobile phone to record the impact of 120 key policy decisions on everyday life; what works, what doesn’t and why; what can be done better and what should […]

‘Can The Govt Get My Husband To Make Tea?’ Indian Housewives are Tired And Yet Their Work is ‘Nothing’

When 26-year-old Seema is asked what she does, her response is always just one word: ‘Nothing’. The resident of Ashok Nagar area in Delhi wakes up at 5 am every morning, she has never needed an alarm. Her day begins with a 2-kilometre walk that she needs to take to collect water for the five […]

Latest News: Shooting in Mexico Bar, Up To 15 Dead

Armed men burst into a bar early Saturday in the central city of Salamanca and opened fire, killing more than a dozen people, Mexican media reported. The pre-dawn shootings were said to have taken place at La Playa Men’s Club, located in the western part of the city. (AP)

Daily Bulletin: Modi to meet CISF troops; Brexit deal returns to Parliament; Opposition slams Centre over Nirav Modi sighting; day’s top stories

Narendra Modi to address CISF troops to mark 50 years of paramilitary force’s raising Prime Minister Narendra Modi will witness a CISF parade and address troops on Sunday as the paramilitary force marks the 50th year of its raising. The prime minister will be the chief guest for the event at the Central Industrial Security […]

Everyone Had the Same Response to T-Series Chief’s Appeal to Beat PewDiePie on YouTube

It’s been three days since T-Series’ chairman and managing director Bhushan Kumar made a humble appeal to Indian audiences and Bollywood fans to subscribe to his Noida-based music label company on YouTube but PewDiePie fans have refused to let it go. In a candid video posted on Wednesday, Kumar made a plea to the Indian […]