|  4-minute read
Women Empowerment, IITs, Reservations

Quota for girls in IITs is a great move and desperately needed

IITs can lead by example and provide a model for other institutes to emulate and redress gender inequality.


 |  Below The Belt |  5-minute read
Women's safety, Rape Culture, Bangalore molestation

Are we raising men who will eventually rape us?

Be it on a crowded street corner or a deserted highway. Or in the darkness of our own bedrooms.


 |  5-minute read
Tamil Nadu, Jallikattu, Cauvery water dispute

How Jallikattu has become a fight for Tamil nationalism and culture

The sport Yeruthazuvuthal has been part of the state's culture for more than 2,500 years.


 |  3-minute read
Salman Khan, black buck case

Is a Congress leader helping Salman Khan in black buck case?

As legal troubles mount, the superstar seems to have found solace in the exalted corridors of Bina Kak.


 |  Quantum Leap |  3-minute read
Nobel Prize, Scientific Research, Indian Science Congress

Will Chandrababu Naidu's Rs 100cr award for Nobel winners do the trick?

The Andhra CM would have done greater service if he had given the money for improving science education and research.


 |  2-minute read
Delhi, Rape, sexual violence, paedophiles

Delhi serial child rapist shows we can't hide the rot anymore

It is mind-boggling how he could keep assaulting hundreds of girls aged 11-13 for over a decade.