The writer is a Nobel Peace Laureate for 2014
The latest horror story comes from Rohtak in Haryana, where a young girl was brutally gang-raped and murdered in the most savage manner.
According to the latest government figures, there was a 50 per cent increase in cases of crimes against children between 2012 and 2013.
The World Education Forum is a test of our commitment to children.
Writer-scholar Rana Safvi says it is imperative for Delhi to hold on to its cosmopolitan culture. Her latest book "The Forgotten Cities of Delhi" emerges at a time when there is a brazen attempt to re-write Indian history with demonisation of the Mughals.