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A well-informed citizenry and institutions that provide good information are fundamental to a functional democracy.

Don’t resort to violence to get rid of ‘pests’

There are many humane and harmless ways to keep insects at bay at your home.

26 Nov 2017 3:01 AM

Small bite that carries a big threat

The patient’s immune system and immune response also have a major impact on disease.

26 Nov 2017 2:55 AM

Abandonment of pets In abundance

A pet is not a toy that should be bought on a whim and then given away.

20 Nov 2017 2:40 AM

Be Indian, adopt Indian

Most breeders and dog shows hand out C-Class certificates.

20 Nov 2017 2:37 AM

Trouble in desi animal farm

In Punjab and Haryana alone, more than 75 per cent of the stray cattle on the street belong to exotic breeds.

20 Nov 2017 2:35 AM

Parental neglect, emotional, physical abuse can have a life-long impact on kids

The sad part is that these parents are not criminals, sociopaths or psychopaths.

12 Nov 2017 2:29 AM

Abusive parents, don’t skip this page

In India, it’s the child welfare committees that would ascertain what would be in the “best interest” of the child.

12 Nov 2017 2:24 AM

A tolerant India would be a happier India

A growth agenda alone is not enough to promote happiness, social values too have dramatic effects on well-being.

06 Nov 2017 6:08 AM

Happiness lies, Buddhism says, within you

The fundamental point of the practice of Buddhism lies in our behaviour as human beings.

06 Nov 2017 6:03 AM