Marijuana also is a “gateway drug” and that increases the chances of an individual trying out many other drugs.
When cannabis was compared to a placebo for pain relief, predictably it was more effective.
04 Sep 2017 2:15 AM
The marital rape exception in the IPC has another grave problem, that of age groups.
28 Aug 2017 3:16 AM
Sexual assault is not confined to penetrative sex. It comprises a range of violations.
28 Aug 2017 3:11 AM
Women find it difficult to prove and report marital rape due to economic and emotional reasons.
28 Aug 2017 3:09 AM
Despite strict laws, ill-treatment of prisoners continue unabated in prisons.
20 Aug 2017 2:49 AM
The ATS and prison staffers put us through inhumane torture for a long period.
20 Aug 2017 2:40 AM
The Indian prison system comprehensively ignores the human rights of prisoners, deeming these to be non-existent.
20 Aug 2017 2:34 AM
Corruption is the root cause of the ills that afflict the judicial process system in our beloved country.
20 Aug 2017 2:30 AM
History as a true narrative cannot be faulted. But history as an interpretative narrative can take angles, justified and otherwise.
13 Aug 2017 2:18 AM
Since the British were the last rulers of India, the pro-British bias is even more pronounced.
13 Aug 2017 2:14 AM
Obesity in India has reached epidemic proportions in the 21st century. Bariatric surgery has stood the test of time and the long-term.
07 Aug 2017 2:13 AM
A protruding belly was a sign of prosperity and power, but today it is a social embarrassment across nations and classes.
07 Aug 2017 2:11 AM
Research has shown that Indians figure high on the obesity chart. There is a also higher prevalence of central obesity in Indians.
07 Aug 2017 2:09 AM
Traditional India is still more comfortable with hijras and kinnars and mangalmukhis.
31 Jul 2017 2:04 AM
It’s only a matter of time before India is liberated from the yoke of colonialism in the form of 377 and overthrows it once and for all.
31 Jul 2017 1:56 AM
There are people who truly believe that homosexuality should be punished, but that is very regressive.
31 Jul 2017 1:52 AM
In the modern context, within India, we have mobility from rural to urban centres occurring at a rapid pace.
23 Jul 2017 2:41 AM
The anti-Hindi sentiment has for decades been strong among Karnataka’s neighbours, most notably Tamil Nadu.
23 Jul 2017 2:32 AM
On the pay parity aspect, a 2016 WEF report said global economic disparity between men and women is rising.
17 Jul 2017 2:21 AM