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The recent Farooqui case has skewered the ground for women particularly sex workers ever hoping to get justice in rape cases.

The actual cost of fuel

Transparency is the key to ensure people learn about actual fuel cost.

09 Oct 2017 6:55 AM

The math behind fuel prices

Though the government has deregulated domestic retail fuel prices, the consumers have not fully benefited from it.

09 Oct 2017 6:53 AM

Focus on competence, not dynastic succession

Vijay Mallya destroyed the socio, emotional and economic wealth created by his father Vittal Mallya.

04 Oct 2017 3:26 AM

The thin line between dynasty and legacy

The difference between legacy and dynasty is that the former isn’t hereditary. It does not follow the rules of succession.

04 Oct 2017 3:23 AM

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Nepotism and Meritocracy

The modern norm calls for merit, and the best example are the various competitive exams from IIT to IAS.

04 Oct 2017 3:17 AM

Plug in to see the road ahead

The final frontier with respect to electric vehicles is the availability of the fuel, which is electricity.

25 Sep 2017 4:52 AM

Electro-mobility: A serious business

The dismal performance of the electric mobility programme so far and its fuzzy rules do not inspire confidence in this ambition.

25 Sep 2017 4:45 AM

India goes on a power trip

The road transport minister has kicked up a debate with his ‘diktat’ to the automobile industry to turn electric by 2030.

25 Sep 2017 4:39 AM

Manage waste efficiently

‘Improved consumerism’, enforcement of waste collection charge is need of the hour.

18 Sep 2017 3:15 AM

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The ugly truth

The sanitation and conservancy workers in the country have the first right to say Vande Mataram”.

18 Sep 2017 3:07 AM

Don’t ‘waste’ your garbage

Another harsh reality peculiar to India is that managing or handling of garbage is seen as the job of certain people.

18 Sep 2017 3:02 AM

Time to watch your waste line

It’s easy to blame the government for overflowing garbage bins and clogged drains, but it’s ‘we the people’ who don’t bother to separate trash.

18 Sep 2017 2:52 AM

Under water, under siege

We encroach every vacant space, water body, sewage line, and clog them with tonnes of plastic, construction rubble and other wastes.

12 Sep 2017 1:31 AM

Reason behind that sinking feeling

The researchers found that warmer temperatures lead to more intense storms, which makes sense.

12 Sep 2017 1:26 AM

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A pocketful of sky

Activities ranging from days to season mainly depend on weather conditions.

12 Sep 2017 1:16 AM

One million dead junkies can't be wrong!

Multiple studies have suggested that use of marijuana over the years has only negative effects on the user.

04 Sep 2017 2:19 AM

Keep off the grass!

Marijuana also is a “gateway drug” and that increases the chances of an individual trying out many other drugs.

04 Sep 2017 2:17 AM

India’s on a roll?

When cannabis was compared to a placebo for pain relief, predictably it was more effective.

04 Sep 2017 2:15 AM

Who will stop a husband from raping his wife?

The marital rape exception in the IPC has another grave problem, that of age groups.

28 Aug 2017 3:16 AM

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