VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
BJP, Violence, Crime Against Women, online trolls

How online abuse of women has spiralled out of control in Modi's 'New India'

November 25 is International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Deepika Padukone, CBFC, sanjay leela bhansali, Padmavati, Karni Sena

Why Sanjay Leela Bhansali is equally to blame for Padmavati controversy

The principle of freedom has to be practised within some rationale.

SCI-TECH

 |  6-minute read
Google, Privacy, Surveillance, User Data, Location

Why you should worry about Google collecting location data from your phone without permission

The tech giant's move exposes how the idea of control over personal data and privacy is nothing more than an illusion today.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Pashmina shawls, Dhoom 2, Crafts Museum

How a theft of antique shawls from Crafts Museum reminded Delhi of a forgotten treasure trove

Police believe Vinay Parmar, the main accused, was inspired by Dhoom 2.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Misogyny, mob violence, lynching, Illicit affair

Stripping and killing of man in Karnataka shows mob violence can't be treated as normal crime

Participants of such crimes are an anarchic, murderous bunch of people who mock society's order.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Economy, Modi government, Agriculture, Farmers' protests

How unrealistic is doubling Indian farmers' income by 2022?

The ongoing protests say a different story altogether.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal, Roshogulla, Kheermohan

What it means for Bengal to win Roshogulla from Odisha

Voices are now being raised for Roshogulla Utsav.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Sexual harassment, Not all men, Harvey Weinstein, Me Too

Men finding life tough in the wake of sexual harassment charges should read this

If you have trouble interpreting a woman’s reaction, you still know your mind.