Monthly Archives: September, 2017
Hindutva is often derided as 'polluting' Hinduism by its critics. But is that the truth?
How I was subjected to hate and mockery just because I shared a picture with my cow.
Pakistani Army has been accused of violating human rights in the valley since a long time.
The Mamata government had made such permission compulsory after the Calcutta High Court order
Such cases have been under the scrutiny of the investigative agency
A journalist attempts suicide after alleging harassment by The Wire journalist Krishna Kant.
This is how Jayant Sinha and Rajeev Chandrashekhar countered Yashwant Sinha’s article on the Indian Economy
The tug of war between the political heavyweights continue
Twitter reacts to Priyanka Chaturvedi's mixing up of festivals.
Such incidents haven't stopped after the Supreme Court judgement
This amount is more than double the allocation by the erstwhile UPA government
With Apple’s plans to exit China, its Taiwanese supplier Foxconn to invest $1 billion in India in iPhone manufacturing unit
Foxconn to expand its iPhone produciton unit in Tamil Nadu with $1 billion investment to make more models as Apple moves out of China
Rajasthan Special Operations Group issues notices to CM Ashok Gehlot and DyCM Sachin Pilot over allegations of attempts to topple their govt
After Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot alleged attempts to topple his govt, SOG issues notices to him and DyCM Sachin Pilot to record statement
Andhra Pradesh: Locals write to NHRC after state authorities fail to act against illegal church construction in Kadapa
District authorities ignore illegal church construction evicting SC families from their homes, locals write to NHRC
Between 2002 and 2007, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) found 440 cases of suspected “fake” encounters by the police across India.
Government and Policy
‘Safeguarding cows is our priority’: Minister says Karnataka preparing to implement a ban on cow slaughter
Prabhu Chauhan, the Animal Husbandry Minister in Karnataka, informed that the BJP government is in the process of implementing cow slaughter ban in the state
The curious case of ‘Drone Boy’ who has made 600 drones using broken mixer grinders and televisions. A fact-check
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While 'drone boy' Prathap NM has claimed to have made 600 drones using e-waste, not a single photo or video of them exist
Netizens ask Netflix to cancel comedian Kenny Sebastian’s special show after he hurls obscene abuses
Social media users are demanding that Netflix reconsiders special show of Indian comic Kenny Sebastian after he was allegedly found hurling obscene abuses to people on his Instagram page.
Sony Liv criticised for ‘spine chilling’ promotional of its thriller Undekhi after people receive calls from a man whose life is ‘under threat’
Sony Liv was criticised for the promotional of its web series Undekhi that released on Friday.
The Wire accused Yogi Adityanath of being ‘casteist’ for not killing Vikas Dubey hours before the encounter of the gangster
Notorious gangster, Vikas Dubey, who was arrested from Ujjain, Madhya Pradesh was killed in an encounter in the wee hours of the morning on Friday
After obscene comments, clip of comedian Kenneth Sebastian calling Sanskrit ‘most useless language ever’ goes viral. Watch video
In the video titled "Journey to the centre of my brain", Sebastian is seen thanking God because 'all the people who spoke Sanskrit are dead'.