Gender Who is Rehana Fathima, the Kerala Mother Rapped by SC for an “Obscene” Video Featuring Her Kids?
A heated debate over a video posted by Kerala activist Rehana Fathima earlier this year, which led to her arrest, has resurfaced. After the Kerala HC refused to grant the activist bail for her protest video, in which her two minor children are seen painting her semi-naked body, the Supreme Court had some harsh words for her.Add to list
Gender The Lockdown Saw a Spike in Domestic Abuse Cases. This Telangana Cop is Helping Women Who Can’t Complaint
Rema Rajeshwari, the SP in Mahabubnagar, Telangana, set up a mobile safety vehicle to check in with survivors of domestic violence, regardless of whether they had approached the police or not.Add to list
Bollywood Bhojpuri Actress Anupama Pathak Dies by Suicide. What’s Going on in India’s Entertainment Industry?
Bhojpuri film actress Anupama Pathak died by suicide at her residence in Dahisar. A day before her death, the 40-year-old actress went live on Facebook and spoke about feeling cheated and not being able to trust anyone. Another day, another tragic death. It has made everyone ask – what is going on in the entertainment industry?Add to list
Coronavirus The Madras High Court Has Given Us More Reasons Not to Fall for Ramdev’s Coronil
The Madras High Court has fined Ramdev’s Patanjali ₹10 lakh and ordered it to stop using the trademark Coronil. It pulled up the company for chasing profits by exploiting the fear and panic among the general public amid a pandemic.Add to list
Bollywood RIP Sameer Sharma: How Many People Will Bollywood Lose to Suicide?
Popular TV actor Sameer Sharma was found dead in his Malad apartment late on Wednesday night. The police said that the 44-year-old took his own life. Sharma was best known for appearances in Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, and Left Right Left.Add to list
People Truly Miss India: Meet Aishwarya Sheoran, UPSC Rank Holder, IAS Officer, Beauty Queen
Twenty-three-year-old Aishwarya Sheoran who secured the 93rd rank in the UPSC exam is a former Miss India finalist. Challenging stereotypes about the intellect of those in the fashion industry, this IAS officer wants work toward women’s safety and educationAdd to list
Gender Sanitary Pads are a Right. Haryana Government Will Provide Them Free to Menstruating Women
There’s a sliver of good news from Haryana. The state government launched a scheme guaranteed to bring a smile to the faces of 22.50 lakh women and girls below the poverty line. Under the Mahila Evam Kishori Samman Yojana, the women are entitled to a packet of free sanitary pads every month for a year.Add to list
Health Now a Tick-Borne Virus is Killing People in China. Is this What Hell on Earth Looks Like?
Another disease has been identified in China — one that may be capable of human transmission. The Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome, or SFTS, caused by the bunya virus, which comes from ticks, has led to seven deaths and infected 60 people.Add to list
Politics Jai Shri Ram vs Azadi: A War of Chants at Times Square as Lord Ram’s Images Beam on Screen
As Lord Ram manifested at New York’s Times Square, protesters were outnumbered by those playing dhols and distributing sweets, but their voices were not unheard. Chants of “Jai Shri Ram” were countered with calls for “Azadi” and “BJP has to go”.Add to list
Social Commentary Anuradha Paudwal & Anup Jalota Sing Bhajans on “News” Channels. Bhakti Has Replaced Journalism
For the Bhoomi Pujan for the Ram Temple in Ayodhya, news channels went into bhakti overdrive. Zee News created a “Shri Ram Darbar”, with footage playing on eight tiny screens simultaneously. Singer Anuradha Paudwal was hired to deliver the “news”, and it was difficult to tell if one was on Aastha channel or a news channel.Add to list
Features The OPPO Reno4 Pro, is as Powerful as All the Avengers Rolled Into One
While my predecessors have all been lookers with a great sense of fashion, let me very humbly submit that I, the OPPO Reno4 Pro, am the best looking in the family. A 3D Borderless Sense Screen with 90 Hz refresh rate is the human equivalent of having Hritik Roshan and Tom Cruise’s genes in one body.Add to list