Man’s poetry saves him from death sentence

Man’s poetry saves him from death sentence

Who says poetry isn’t useful? Poems written by a condemned man became a reason for the Supreme Court to spare him from the gallows. Dyaneshwar Suresh Borkar’s poems that he wrote during the 18 years of his incarceration became a mirror to his reformed soul, the Supreme Court found, according to local news reports. In […]

Forest tribes still living on the edge

Forest tribes still living on the edge

Lakhs of tribals living in forest areas across different parts of the country got a respite from displacement after Supreme Court put hold its earlier order to remove these forest families following a petition by the Centre. The order by apex court was expected to affect around 11 lakh families   across 21 states. As the […]

Act against law that Discriminates

Act against law that Discriminates

Ending discrimination is the responsibility of all, everyone can play a part in ending discrimination and can try to make a difference big or small. Discrimination undermine efforts to achieve a more just and equitable world and causes pain and suffering for many. Zero discrimination day is celebrated on 1st of March, call for ending […]

Translation headache for SC over Ayodhya case

Translation headache for SC over Ayodhya case

NEW DELHI, Feb 27: Over 11,000 pages of documents, mostly deposition of witnesses in Hindi, need to be translated into English, a task that would require 120 working days, for the Supreme Court hearing in the Ayodhya land dispute matter, says an IANS report. As per information provided by the Supreme Court’s Secretary General to […]

Oscar brings smile to Anil Ambani?

Oscar brings smile to  Anil  Ambani?

LOS ANGELES: Green Book — backed by Anil D. Ambani- owned Reliance Entertainment’s Amblin Entertainment — and a film which explores race relations in the US in the 1960s, won the Best Picture honour at the 91st Academy Awards, apart from two other awards. The banner’s First Man also registered a win. The film also […]

No cancellation fee in case of delay

No cancellation fee in case of delay

Good news for the  railway passengers, just like airlines, railways will now issue linked PNRs for connecting journeys allowing passengers to cancel their onward journey without any cancellation fee, if it is due to delay in the first leg, a senior official of the Railways said on Friday. The facility, which will begin from April […]

Inhuman religion in the country: Mamata Banerjee

Inhuman religion in the country: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has alleged that efforts are on to introduce an “inhuman” religion in the country on the basis of divisive politics. In an apparent attack on the BJP Banerjee accused BJP of trying to impose its choice of food, clothing and religion on the people and then deciding who would […]

MP government shows a Red Flag to PUBG

MP government shows a Red Flag to PUBG

MP government mulling to ban PUBG (Player Unknown Battle Ground) the battle game that is widespread across the world and has triggered controversy for its “violence and addictive nature” The government says it has received several complaints that youngsters are addicted to the online game that is affecting their board exam. During a reply to […]

As the world celebrated the International Mother Language Day on Thursday, a sobering thought is that the heartbeat of several cultures and identities, the Mother Tongues, are slowly dying out, being replaced by lingua franca and official languages. Lingua Franca literally means ‘the language of France’, and there was a time that the bridge language […]

Don’t tell us to keep mum!

Don’t tell us to keep mum!

In the run up to International Women day on 8th March the campaign one billion rising is still alive in Patna. The ground of Bihar Vidyapeeth echoed with the voice of approximately 2000 women and girls from different corners of Bihar who stood together for their rights and to stop violence against women on the […]

World Radio Day

World Radio Day

Whether we are there in irritating traffic jams or beautiful long drive, tired after long working hours or when the power is cut and our idiot box is silent our friend radio is there for rescue. It keeps us informed and entertained and also helps by keeping us updated in difficult times such as floods, […]

RISE.RESIST.UNITE!

RISE.RESIST.UNITE!

 Eight years before in 2012 people across the world came together to express their outrage, to strike and RISE in defiance of the injustices women suffer, demanding an end of violence against women. According to a survey 1 in 3 women across the planet are beaten or raped during her lifetime. That’s ONE BILLION WOMEN […]