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Adidas' #SupportIsEverything campaign showing diversity in breasts gets banned

May 17, 2022 12:30 pm

Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said that the "depiction of naked breasts was likely to be seen as explicit nudity"

42 years after release, Art Spiegelman's graphic novel 'Maus' is an Amazon bestseller

January 30, 2022 3:39 pm

The book, which is adopted by many school boards across the world as an educative piece of literature on the Holocaust, was banned by the Tennessee school board a day short of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Belgians, Dutch halt UK flights, fearing virus variant

December 21, 2020 5:48 pm

The Netherlands banned flights from the U.K. for at least the rest of the year while Belgium issued a flight ban for 24 hours starting at midnight and also halted train links to Britain.

We have been vindicated by NGT order...we stick to our decision: Chandigarh Adviser on cracker ban

November 10, 2020 10:53 am

The NGT in its orders on Monday, while enforcing ban in NCR region further stated that besides the NCR region, the direction will apply to all cities and towns in the country where the average of ambient air quality during November have dropped below the ‘poor’ category.

Man banned from Yellowstone National Park for two years; find out why

November 09, 2020 4:40 pm

The hot springs in Yellowstone National Park are off-limits for visitors because they can be dangerous

Don't extend diesel vehicle ban to other cities: Centre to NGT

May 30, 2016 5:58 pm

The Ministry has also requested the green panel not to apply any restrictions on "sale and registration" of new vehicles in any city, which are complying with the statutory emission norms irrespective of fuel used.

Diesel taxi ban: Cabs with All India Permits allege harassment by police

May 02, 2016 3:27 am

They alleged that on the first day of the implementation of the order, Delhi Traffic Police harassed drivers and passengers.

My right to enter the sanctum

May 02, 2016 12:54 am

We have little doubt that we will be able to break these wrong traditions and set in motion a new era where women in this country will enter places of worship with their heads held high, not as second-class citizens.

Rajasthan: Opium users gear up for life post its ban

April 02, 2016 8:52 pm

The 68-year-old is entitled to legal purchase of 8 kilograms of the addictive in a month, and for the past four decades, he has rarely missed eating or drinking it, thrice daily, like lakhs of others in Rajasthan.

Simply Put: Why you can no longer buy some popular medicines

March 21, 2016 2:32 am

Health experts have pointed to their many side-effects — some of them fatal — and the lack of therapeutic justification for their sale.


Mapping Delhi’s air quality, the week after Diwali: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

A look at the Air Quality Index during the week after Diwali in Delhi shows the amount of damage firecrackers have done with a little input from stubble burning in Punjab.