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Hemani Bhandari


Hemani Bhandari is a Sub- Editor. An alumnus of Asian College of Journalism (Chennai), she writes on current affairs.

It’s party time! But, mind you, make sure you drink responsibly
Sun, Dec 25, 2016

A pub crawl across CyberHub was launched by the Gurugram Police to spread awareness on drinking responsibly and road safety.

Bus racketeers take students from Northeast for a ride, Delhi Police starts probe
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

Delhi Police have been tracking these and a rising number of other complaints from people of the Northeast who say they are targeted by staff of various bus service operators at the ISBT.

Farah Khan says India has enough talent, sees too much interference in our lives 
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

Farah Khan said ban on films staring Pakistani actors would be unfair as the films were made when it was not illegal to make films with Pakistani artists.

What happens to Delhi’s unclaimed bodies? An inside look
Thu, Oct 06, 2016

Roadside to autopsy table, hearse to last rites, it's such a long journey for an unclaimed corpse -- and that too, with some unlikely companions

Mocambo, how could you deny entry to a driver in times when people are hosting dinners for their helps?
Tue, Sep 13, 2016

Many tend to see the unorganised workforce as 'others'. Consequently, they tend to feel they belong there.

#JusticeForSushant trends as social media backs family of Amity student who killed self
Wed, Aug 17, 2016

Sushant Rohilla wrote an email to the chairman of his college begging for mercy.

Arvind Kejriwal’s AAP seems to have forgotten one promise, reveals RTI
Thu, Aug 04, 2016

The government is yet to keep a promise that it made two years ago, during its short-lived first stint in power.

Sacked for maternity leave: Ministry starts looking into complaint
Sat, Jul 23, 2016

Radhika Gupta claimed she was forced to resign from the company after she asked the company to allow her maternity leave.

‘No one in their sane mind will deny maternity leave to a woman’
Fri, Jul 22, 2016

Radhika Gupta claimed that her company has asked her to resign after she asked them to allow her maternity leave.

Honestly, nobody cares about ‘Nougat’ in Delhi
Fri, Jul 01, 2016

Well, if not for curiosity, Nougat might remain known only to a few. Only the sweet though!

Delhi cops have a uniform grouse: 1 summer set a year, Rs 195 for stitching
Fri, Jul 01, 2016

It’s not just the allowance, but the quality of the cloth that’s officially allotted that has riled the ranks.

What were these women thinking while clicking selfie with a rape victim?
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

Social media is rightly outraged at the selfie. Many are, in fact, are demanding the resignation of the two women, given these are 'responsible' posts.

Hit by a militant’s bullet, this Kashmiri youth uses his disability as a weapon to inspire, educate kids like him
Tue, Jun 14, 2016

Javed Ahmed Tak was disabled by a militant's bullet to his spine, but 19 years later, he has turned around his life to work for the betterment of the Kashmir Valley by educating other disabled kids like him.

Law student who died a ‘selfie death’ in media ‘didn’t even have her phone with her’
Fri, Jun 03, 2016

Pranita's father says his daughter was a “sensible girl” and would “never do anything reckless like taking a selfie while standing on a rock”.

Finally, Twitter trolls got to @sardesairajdeep
Sun, May 01, 2016

"There has been a campaign of abuse in last one week and it has been extremely personal," says Sardesai.

15 specially abled persons awarded People of the Year by Limca Book of Records
Fri, Apr 15, 2016

They have not let their physical disabilities steer their life's course.

‘While reading Tagore, we tend to forget that he wasn’t born with a beard’: Gulzar
Tue, Mar 29, 2016

In the Capital at the launch of ‘The Crescent Moon’ and ‘The Gardener’, Gulzar spoke about his admiration of Tagore and the process of translating the legend.

The inside story: How a Bengal girl got ‘NASA’ internship’ and ‘Oxford scholarship’
Wed, Apr 06, 2016

After NASA, now Oxford also clarifies she might not have been awarded admission after all.

NASA clarifies: No internship offered to Indian student, no programme by that name
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

NASA has no record of any student named Sataparna Mukherjee being granted an internship.

Bangalore man’s frame of wife now Apple ad across globe
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

Parmar is a professional photographer based in Bengaluru.

‘What’s the rate in your brothel?’
Fri, Feb 19, 2016

The question that changed the life of a sex worker's son.

You read about the Kerala man feeding street kids and getting a bill waiver. Here is the real story
Fri, Jan 22, 2016

One of the mysteries here is how Sabrina Hotel came to be associated with the bill, when Kumar himself does not remember the restaurant's name.

Fashion for courage: Acid attack survivor Laxmi Saa is the new face for an apparel brand
Thu, Jan 21, 2016

An apparels brand, is breaking stereotypes in the glam world and making way for a bigger change.

The kite fliers of Ahmedabad
Tue, Jan 12, 2016

It may be officially winter, but it feels more like spring in Ahmedabad as the floral world of colours seems to have overturned onto the sky as kites.